Things to do

For more information about the tourism opportunities in Cuming County, please visit

Cuming County Historical Museum Complex
Located in Neligh Park, West Point, NE. Open by appointment
only and during the Cuming County Fair.
Phone: (402) 372-5877

John G. Neihardt Center
Hours of Operation
Monday thru Friday 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Saturday & Sunday 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Special tours available by appointment
306 West Elm Street
Bancroft, NE 68004
Phone: (402) 648-3388 or (1-888) 777-4667

Indian Trails Country Club
1128 River Road
Beemer, NE 68716
Phone: (402) 528-3404

West Point Community Theatre
237 North Main Street
West Point, NE 68788
Phone: (402) 372-2250

Wisner Heritage Museum
920 Avenue E
Wisner, NE 68791
Website: wisnerheritagemuseum
Phone: (402) 529-6815 or (402) 529-6759

Bancroft Park
SW Edge of Town
Bancroft, NE 68004
Beemer Children’s Park
5th Street & Harrison Street
Beemer, NE 68716
Beemer Village Park
South Main Street
Beemer, NE 68716
Boy Scout Memorial Park
North Main Street & Anna Stalp Avenue
West Point, NE 68788
Neligh Park
400 West Bridge Street
West Point, NE 68788
Timmermann Memorial Park
200 South Water Street
West Point, NE 68788
Wilderness Park
Hwy 32 & 18th Road
West Point, NE 68788
Wisner River Park
1111 Avenue E
Wisner, NE 68791
Dinklage Memorial Park
12th Street & Avenue H
Wisner, NE 68791
Relay for Life is held annually in West Point to unite
communities across the globe to celebrate people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost, and take action finish the fight once and for all!

Relay for Life logo
John G. Neihardt Center Spring Conference is a one day conference with presentations by noted educators, historians and authors with discussion of the changing landscapes of early Nebraska.

"Keeping it green" with brew made from Ole Irish Spuds at
Wisner's St. Patrick's Day parade! Plan now to join us
in this year's celebration.

Feet on the Farm Adventure Race is an ag-inspired
race consisting of biking, kayaking, running and ag
related challenges.This year's race is Saturday, June 23rd
and will start and end in Wisner.

Feet on the Farm Photo Collage - Canoes, Women hiking, race, climbing a tractor trailer
Wisner Jr. Livestock Show & Wisner Lions Club Rodeo showcases 4-H competitiions, barbeque and more. The Lion's Club Rodeo highlights top local and area cowboys.

Beemer Playdaze are sponsored by the Beemer
Betterment Club. Come join us on Main Street for
fun-filled activities for all ages.

West Point 4th of July - a family fun filled day with one
of the area's best fireworks displays.

Cuming County Fair is 4 days of 4-H events, open class
shows, lots of vendors and a midway. It's the best
county fair around!

Annual Neihardt Day Celebration is held the first Sunday
in August. Celebrate the life and legacy of John G. Neihardt
with family, friends and fans.

Thunder By the River is the ulitmate truck and tractor pull.
This 2 day event has been held annually since 2004.

Last Fling 'til Spring Car Show is every car enthusiast's dream.
This event attracts over 600 custom, classic and antique cars,
trucks and motorcycles.

Neihardt Beer, Wine & Limerick Fest is John G. Neihardt
Center's yearly fundraiser featuring tastings of Nebraska
beers and wines. Enjoy the limerick writing contest while
you're there.