Welcome to Cass County

Nestled halfway between Omaha and Lincoln and the grassy banks of two mighty and historic rivers, Cass County is a popular destination for families seeking serenity or adventure away from the city. Discover for yourself why outdoor lovers, history buffs, and specialty shoppers are visiting Cass County like never before.  We want to personally invite you to visit our beautiful county.  Feel free to also explore the history of our county and how we have become one of the top destinations in Nebraska for outdoor activities.

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Day Trip

Lewis & Clark Country

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Go adventuring along the Lewis & Clark Trail at multiple sites through Cass County.  Begin your journey just north of Plattsmouth at the Schilling Wildlife Management Area.   The Corps of Discovery passed the mouth of the Platte River on July

Historic Plattsmouth

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Thirty minutes south of Omaha and 60 minutes east of Lincoln is the city of Plattsmouth, where you will find a treasure trove of historic sites, shopping, dining and recreation to make your day trip complete.

Scenic Weeping Water Valley

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Thirty minutes east of Lincoln north of Highway 34 on 84th Street is Slattery Vintage Estates, a vineyard in a rural setting where you can enjoy Nebraska made wines in their tasting room, or sit outside in the courtyard. Just

Interstate 80-Exit 426 and Surrounding Area

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On Interstate 80 midway between Omaha and Lincoln at Exit 420, be sure to visit the Platte Valley Antique Mall in Greenwood.  Also if you are a race fan you will find Nebraska Raceway Park, a NASCAR-sanctioned semi-banked half-mile oval

Recent Events
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all-day Elmwood Holiday Extravaganza @ Elmwood Cemetery and G.A.R. Hall Veterans Museum
Elmwood Holiday Extravaganza @ Elmwood Cemetery and G.A.R. Hall Veterans Museum
Nov 29 all-day
Elmwood Holiday Extravaganza @ Elmwood Cemetery and G.A.R. Hall Veterans Museum | Elmwood | Nebraska | United States
A variety of events including a craft show and light parade. Event Notes:   Event date(s): Nov 24 Community festival Crafts/quilts/antiques show.  
all-day Elmwood Holiday Extravaganza @ Elmwood Cemetery and G.A.R. Hall Veterans Museum
Elmwood Holiday Extravaganza @ Elmwood Cemetery and G.A.R. Hall Veterans Museum
Nov 29 all-day
Elmwood Holiday Extravaganza @ Elmwood Cemetery and G.A.R. Hall Veterans Museum | Elmwood | Nebraska | United States
A variety of events including a craft show and light parade. Event Notes:   Event date(s): Nov 24 Community festival Crafts/quilts/antiques show.  
all-day Elmwood Holiday Extravaganza @ Elmwood Cemetery and G.A.R. Hall Veterans Museum
Elmwood Holiday Extravaganza @ Elmwood Cemetery and G.A.R. Hall Veterans Museum
Nov 29 all-day
Elmwood Holiday Extravaganza @ Elmwood Cemetery and G.A.R. Hall Veterans Museum | Elmwood | Nebraska | United States
A variety of events including a craft show and light parade. Event Notes:   Event date(s): Nov 24 Community festival Crafts/quilts/antiques show.  
2:00 pm Journey into Christmas @ Bess Streeter Aldrich House
Journey into Christmas @ Bess Streeter Aldrich House
Nov 29 @ 2:00 pm – Nov 30 @ 5:00 pm
Journey into Christmas @ Bess Streeter Aldrich House | Elmwood | Nebraska | United States
View the rooms decorated for the holidays and enjoy a tour with complimentary refreshments.
5:00 pm Christmas on Main @ Plattsmouth Main Street
Christmas on Main @ Plattsmouth Main Street
Nov 29 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Christmas on Main @ Plattsmouth Main Street | Plattsmouth | Nebraska | United States
Celebrate the Holidays with Christmas on Main Enjoy many festivities including: Tree Lighting at the Cass County Museum (646 Main Street) at 6:30 p.m. Tour the Historic Museum, Cabin and Caboose Horse Drawn Carriage Rides 6:45 – 8:30 p.m. Hayrack

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