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52nd Annual Neihardt Day Celebration

August 6, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Always held the first Sunday in August, join us as we celebrate 52nd annual Neihardt Day celebration on Sunday, August 6th, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the grounds of the John G. Neihardt State Historic Site (306 W. Elm St.) in Bancroft, Nebraska.

Museum tours, artist exhibits, entertainment, family-friendly activities will precede the Neihardt Day program at 2:00 p.m. featuring Ron Hull, Senior Advisor for Nebraska Educational Television as the Master of Ceremonies – a role he has held for 50 years! The celebration will also feature special presentations and the naming and dedication of the sculptures of Black Elk and Neihardt created by artist Herb Mignery.

This event is sponsored by the Neihardt Foundation, Nebraska State Historical Society, Neihardt Trust, Nebraska Educational Television, Cuming County Visitors Bureau, Nebraska Arts Council and the Nebraska Cultural Endowment. For more information, e-mail: neihardt@gpcom.net or phone: (402) 648-3388.


August 6, 2017
11:00 am - 3:00 pm


John G. Neihardt State Histori Site
304 W Elm St.
Bancroft, NE 68004 United States
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