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
Mar
7
Sat
8:00 am Leprechaun Chase 10K Run @ Strategic Air & Space Museum
Leprechaun Chase 10K Run @ Strategic Air & Space Museum
Mar 7 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Leprechaun Chase 10K Run @ Strategic Air & Space Museum | Ashland | Nebraska | United States
The Leprechaun Chase 10K is a St. Paddy’s Day run with a twist, where ladies get a head start and the guys chase them. Starting in the first wave, the ladies will have 5 ½ minute head start before the
Mar
13
Fri
all-day EC-135 Restoration Kickoff @ Strategic Air & Space Museum
EC-135 Restoration Kickoff @ Strategic Air & Space Museum
Mar 13 all-day
EC-135 Restoration Kickoff @ Strategic Air & Space Museum | Ashland | Nebraska | United States
Those interested in attending a presentation and kickoff of restoration on the EC135 Looking Glass should contact the Museum for more details.
Mar
15
Sun
2:30 pm Irish Music Concert-Schoolhouse ... @ The Old Avoca Schoolhouse
Irish Music Concert-Schoolhouse ... @ The Old Avoca Schoolhouse
Mar 15 @ 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Irish Music Concert-Schoolhouse Performance Series @ The Old Avoca Schoolhouse | Avoca | Nebraska | United States
Greenblatt & Seay’s Schoolhouse Performance Series features a concert of Irish music on Sunday, March 15, at 2:30 PM, in the Old Avoca, Nebraska Schoolhouse.   Greenblatt & Seay will be singing and playing a variety of instruments, including fiddle, pennywhistle,
Mar
26
Thu
all-day Museum Science Fair @ Strategic Air & Space Museum
Museum Science Fair @ Strategic Air & Space Museum
Mar 26 all-day
Museum Science Fair   @ Strategic Air & Space Museum | Ashland | Nebraska | United States
Local students. Science competition. Awards
Apr
12
Sun
2:30 pm Schoolhouse Performance Series: ... @ The Old Avoca Schoolhouse
Schoolhouse Performance Series: ... @ The Old Avoca Schoolhouse
Apr 12 @ 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Schoolhouse Performance Series: "Fiddle Fables @ The Old Avoca Schoolhouse | Avoca | Nebraska | United States
Greenblatt & Seay’s Schoolhouse Performance Series features championship fiddler/composer, Deborah Greenblatt, in “Fiddle Fables”, on Sunday, April 12, at 2:30 PM, in the Old Avoca, Nebraska Schoolhouse. With the help of her fabulous five-string fiddle Deborah Greenblatt explores some of

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