Plan now to attend any of our upcoming events.

There's always something great going on at Pioneer Village!



June 7, 2014

Fiber Fun Day

The Prairie Fibers Weavers and Spinners Guild artisans will be demonstrating various fiber arts to honor the memory of Lois Nelson, a founding member of the Guild, who shared her love of the fiber arts with others by teaching and demonstrating spinning and weaving at the Pioneer Village for more than 40 years. Spinning, weaving and the use of natural dyes are some of the activities the Guild with be demonstrating from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.


June 7 & 8 2014

Pioneer Village Days

Celebrating our 61st year.  We will feature the Prairie Fibers Weavers and Spinners Guild on Saturday with an array of fiber arts including spinning, weaving and dyeing with natural dyes.


July 4, 2014

Echoes of Independence

The Maverick band performs a traditional Big Band concert at 2:00 p.m.


August 22 - 23, 2014

Nebraska Antique Airplane Association Fly-in

Antique and not so antique airplanes gather at Pioneer Village Field in MInden for 2 days of fun.  Historic Stearmans, Wacos, Cessnas, Taylorcraft, Pipers and Luscombes to name just a few are parked alongside modern Beachcraft, Mooneys and experimental aircraft.  


October 18, 2014


24th annual Bandfest.  High School and Junior High School bands from around the region compete in street marching and field marching.