Old Settlers’ Days is the big event of the year for Lodgepole. A free barbecue, mud volleyball tournament, parade and street dance are just a few of the events that take place during the Labor Day weekend celebration.

Sullivan Hills is located just north of Lodgepole and features 640 acres of beautiful rolling hills and trees. You will find wildlife running free, ponds for fishing, hiking, paddle boating and kayaking.

Campers from all over Nebraska enjoy the peaceful location. The Lodgepole Depot Museum, on the corner of McCall Street and Bates Boulevard, displays horse buggies, antique furniture, pony express items and historical clothing inside the an old train depot. Open by appointment. (308) 483-5353.