July 5-9, 2017

FUR TRADE DAYS

FUR TRADE DAYS

July 5-9, 2017

Ex-Officio Member
George KliEn

Who are we?

Vision

We have a simple, but robust vision: to organize and promote a fun, family-friendly Chadron event, celebrating the history of fur trading, attracting visitors near and far.

OUr History

Since 1977, Chadron has celebrated its Old West roots with this fur-trading festival. The staple event of this Western celebration is the World Championship Buffalo Chip Throw, drawing competitors near and far. 

Fur Trade Days, Inc.

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Vacant Position

Member
Miles Bannan

President 
​Kristina Harter

Secretary 
​Jennifer Wallage

Member 
Merle Morford

For nearly 41 years, community members, local history buffs, rendezvousers, and promoters of Northwest Nebraska's rich heritage, have gathered annually to create a celebration unlike any other.

Fur Trade Days, Inc. is a 501(c)4 Membership Corporation whose purpose is to produce a regional event celebrating the history of the fur trade in Northwest Nebraska. It is governed by a seven member volunteer Board, which donates their time, ideas, and vision to ensure the success of the organization. 

Member
karyn Snook

Our Board of Directors

Member 
Norm Martin

Vacant Position

About Fur Trade Days, Inc. 

Volunteering

If you have able hands, we want your help. Whether it's setting up the Traders' Market,  marketing and promotion,  kid's activities or fundraising and marketing, we need you. Learn more about how you can help!

​Treasurer 
Amber Parks