Escape to the great outdoors in Burwell
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Calamus Golf Course
Located just 6 miles northwest of Burwell below the Calamus Reservoir. Test your skills on the 9-hole course featuring irrigated bluegrass fairways and large grass greens.
Calamus Fish Hatchery
This state-of-the-art facility is geared to hatch and raise cold and cool-water fish such as walleye, hybrid bass and trout.
Nebraska's Big Rodeo
The excitment returns July 23-26, 2014 as contestants from near and far show off their talents at the Rodeo Grounds in Burwell.

Community Events


Fire Dept BBQ & Fireworks; July 4
Terry Smith - 308.346.4528

Pre-Rodeo Celebration w/Band; July 19
Scott Krause - 308.346.5474

Boyd Slack Mem. Catfish Tourn.; July 19
Craig Stephens - 308.233.7397

Garfield Co. Frontier Fair; July 21-26
Garfield Co./Fair Assoc. - 308.346.5210

93rd Nebraska's BIG Rodeo; July 23-26
Garfield Co./Fair Assoc. - 308.346.5210

Rodeo Fun Run; July 26
Michele Archibeque - 308.346.5763

Rodeo Parade (Downtown) ; July 26

Burwell Chamber - 308.346.5210

2014 Calendar of Events





Burwell Area / Garfield County Convention & Visitors Bureau
404 Grand Avenue [P.O. Box 131] Burwell NE 68823, 308-346-5210 / 888-328-7935