Community Events

Great Plains Communications is a Proud Sponsor of the Following 2019 Events

Monday, July 29th Broken Bow Custer County Bull Riding Classic
Thursday, August 8th Bloomfield Knox County Fair Bull-A-Rama
Friday, August 16th Imperial Chase County Fair

2019 Nebraska Parade Schedule

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Thursday, May 30th Elgin Vetch Days Celebration


Saturday, June 8th Blair Gateway to the West Days
Saturday, June 23rd North Bend Old Settlers Day


Saturday, July 13th Chadron Fur Trade Days


Thursday, August 8th  Deshler Thayer County Fair
Sunday, August 10th Indianola Old Settler Days
Saturday, August 17th Imperial Chase County Fair


Saturday, September 28th McCook McCook Heritage Days


Friday, October 4th Bloomfield Homecoming Parade

2019 Community Events

Vetch Days – Elgin, Nebraska, May 30 - June 1, 2019

A Carnival for the three-day celebration will be town to kick off the summer. The Vetch Days parade will be held Thursday evening, May 30th. Also, an anique tractor will be held in conjunction with the weekend celebration.

Fur Trade Days – Chadron, Nebraska, July 10-14, 2019

It’s the 43rd Annual Fur Trade Days and there is plenty to enjoy, from the Buckskinner’s Camp, Parade, and a delicious Pancake Feed. For more information visit

Thayer County Fair – Deshler, Nebraska, August 8-11, 2019

Experience four jam packed days of fun for the entire family, all ending with the 4-H breakfast by the Deshler Lions Club and Cowboy Church Service Sunday morning. The beer garden opens Thursday and the parade will begin at 6 PM Thursday evening.

Old Settlers Day – Indianola, Nebraska, August 10, 2019

A celebration that has become a tradition in the Indianola, NE community since 1902, Old Settlers Day is a time for people to gather to honor the spirit of the early pioneers. There is a large picnic for the community and a parade for all ages to enjoy on August 11th, with Great Plains Communications in attendance.

Chase County Fair & Expo – Imperial, Nebraska, August 11-19, 2019

The Chase County Fair is an exciting annual event for not only the community of Imperial, but neighboring towns as well. Click here for more information about the fair.