This Classic Nebraska Festival Is Truly One Of A Kind And It Belongs On Your Bucket List

Summer is festival season, and one of the most beloved festivals in Nebraska is ready to celebrate its 30th anniversary in 2019. Head out to Lake McConaughy on July 27th for a unique day out that includes sand, sun, and lots of fun.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Address: 1475 NE-61, Ogallala, NE 69153. The 2019 festival will take place on July 27th on the shores of Martin Bay, which is on the eastern edge of the lake. Follow the festival signs when you arrive to find the exact location.

Find out more about this whimsical, family-friendly event on the Kites & Castles website or Facebook page.

Some people choose to stay at the lake for the whole weekend. Did you know you can camp right on the beach? Read all about it in this article from the archives.