Events Along the Byway

  • 15th Annual Regional Photography Show - Prairie Winds

    February 1-28, 2014 -

    • Grand Island, NE
  • Bird Watching
    • Grand Island, NE
  • Polar Bear Tank Race Soup cook-off

    Polar Bear Tank Race Soup cook-off will be held Friday, Feb. 28th, 2014 at the Seneca Auditorium.  Tank Race teams will be registering and drawing for launch times on Saturday.   There will be cook-off prizes for best soup, most original theme, and best decorations!  Communities along the byway are encouraged to enter their best soup recipes!!  Please click here for soup cook-off rules and registration.

    • Seneca, NE
  • Polar Bear Tank Race

    Feb. 28 and March 1st, 2014 - If you are looking for some winter fun that’s out of the ordinary, join us on the 7th Annual Polar Bear Tank Race. The Tank Race is being held to create awareness of the Sandhills Journey Scenic Byway, and to allow people to participate in the unique experience of Tanking on the Middle Loup River in the winter.

    Join us for the most unique new Winter Event anywhere! Register now to insure your teams participation. Registration will be on a first come, first serve basis so register TODAY!  Registration forms are available here.

    For more information, please contact event organizers:

    Mitch Glidden: 888-278-6167 or 308-546-2206
    Email: pglidde@neb-sandhills.net

    Or
    Tom Witt: 308-645-2715
    Email: twitt02@nebnet.net

    REGISTER NOW!!!!!
    Race Capacity is Limited!!

    • Mullen, NE
  • 2014 SJSB Photo Contest

    The Sandhills Journey Scenic Byway (SJSB) - Nebraska Highway 2 between Alliance and Grand Island - is pleased to announce the 2014 SJSB Photo Contest “Nature in Focus”.  The contest deadline is Sept. 1st, 2014 and is open to anyone!  Contest Rules and Entry Form are available here.

    • Mullen, NE
  • Spirit of the Cranes Art Show - Prairie Winds Art Gallery

    March 1-31, 2014

    • Grand Island, NE
  • Bird Watching
    • Grand Island, NE
  • Sandhill Crane viewing tours

    spring viewing tours - www.nebraskanature.org  to schedule tours or reserve a blind viewing area

    • Alda , NE
  • Polar Bear Tank Race Soup cook-off

    Polar Bear Tank Race Soup cook-off will be held Friday, Feb. 28th, 2014 at the Seneca Auditorium.  Tank Race teams will be registering and drawing for launch times on Saturday.   There will be cook-off prizes for best soup, most original theme, and best decorations!  Communities along the byway are encouraged to enter their best soup recipes!!  Please click here for soup cook-off rules and registration.

    • Seneca, NE
  • Polar Bear Tank Race

    Feb. 28 and March 1st, 2014 - If you are looking for some winter fun that’s out of the ordinary, join us on the 7th Annual Polar Bear Tank Race. The Tank Race is being held to create awareness of the Sandhills Journey Scenic Byway, and to allow people to participate in the unique experience of Tanking on the Middle Loup River in the winter.

    Join us for the most unique new Winter Event anywhere! Register now to insure your teams participation. Registration will be on a first come, first serve basis so register TODAY!  Registration forms are available here.

    For more information, please contact event organizers:

    Mitch Glidden: 888-278-6167 or 308-546-2206
    Email: pglidde@neb-sandhills.net

    Or
    Tom Witt: 308-645-2715
    Email: twitt02@nebnet.net

    REGISTER NOW!!!!!
    Race Capacity is Limited!!

    • Mullen, NE
  • Sandhills Cowboy Art Experience

    Sunday, Sept 21, to Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, Sandhills region of central Nebraska.

    • Mullen, NE
  • 2014 SJSB Photo Contest

    The Sandhills Journey Scenic Byway (SJSB) - Nebraska Highway 2 between Alliance and Grand Island - is pleased to announce the 2014 SJSB Photo Contest “Nature in Focus”.  The contest deadline is Sept. 1st, 2014 and is open to anyone!  Contest Rules and Entry Form are available here.

    • Mullen, NE
  • Monthly Sandhills Journey Scenic Byway Business Mtg.
    • Hyannis, NE