There's something for everyone at the Chadron, Nebraska Fur Trade Days Celebration.

From the parade to pancakes to paddle boats, Fur Trade Days offers fun and excitement for the young and the young-at-heart.

Join us this July, and join in the fun!


Helpful Links

The Links below will open a new tab in your browser

• Lodging
• Fur Trade Musuem
• Travel NE Nebraska
• Chamber of Commerce
• City of Chadron
• Chadron Record
• Chadrad.com KCSR

For Fur Trade Days event information or to volunteer, contact info@furtradedays.com.

We look forward to seeing you July 7-10 for the 40th Annual Chadron Fur Trade Days!


Fur Trade Days 2016

Fur Trade Days in Chadron

Fur Trade Days events take place in and around Chadron. Hwy 20 (3rd Street) through Chadron is under construction. To avoid the mess, alternate route from Hwy 385 is 10th Street (Best Western West Hills Inn) to Main Street north. Alternate route from East Hwy 20 is Ridgeview Road (New Leaf) to 6th Street west.


Wednesday, July 6

Thursday, July 7


Go to Top | Home | Schedule | History | Friends of Fur Trade Days | Traders' Market | Contacts & Forms


Friday, July 8


Go to Top | Home | Schedule | History | Friends of Fur Trade Days | Traders' Market | Contacts & Forms


Saturday, July 9

After the Parade


Go to Top | Home | Schedule | History | Friends of Fur Trade Days | Traders' Market | Contacts & Forms


Sunday, July 10

*Indicates events taking place at the Chadron Public Library on the corner of 5th and Bordeaux. There is no admission charge for any of the activities. For more information, contact www.chadronpubliclibrary.com, or call 308/432-0531. Sponsored by Chadron Public Library, Dawes County Travel Board, Friends of the Library, Humanities Nebraska, Nebraska Arts Council, Chadron Public Library Foundation, Net Nebraska PBS Station, Petersen’s Drug and Home Care and Fur Trade Days Inc.


Go to Top | Home | Schedule | History | Friends of Fur Trade Days | Traders' Market | Contacts & Forms


Additional Activities

The Museum of the Fur Trade and the Dawes County Historical Society museums will be open during regular hours.

Several groups from Chadron High School, and Chadron Prep will be holding reunions.

Paul Seibert is sponsored in part through a grant from the Nebraska Arts Council and the Nebraska Cultural Endowment, and by Best Western West Hills Inn of Chadron. Fur Trade Days is sponsored in part through a grant from the Dawes County Visitor Promotion Fund, as well as through the generous support of our members, without whom this annual event would not be possible. If you would like to sponsor Fur Trade Days with a membership, please contact us using the link on the Friends of Fur Trade Days page.

For updated information during the event, check the information booth at the Traders' Market.

Information is being continually updated on Facebook and FurTradeDays.com


Go to Top | Home | Schedule | History | Friends of Fur Trade Days | Traders' Market | Contacts & Forms