Living History Weekend at Fort Atkinson is Aug. 6-7

Step back in time Aug. 6-7 and enjoy a Living History Weekend at Fort Atkinson State Historical Park.

Activities will take place from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. both days. They will include military activity, mountain man camp, laundresses, blacksmithing, tinsmithing, spinning/weaving, coopering and more.

There will be free pony rides Aug. 6 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Dr. Joe Starita will give the presentation “Warrior of the People” Aug. 7 at 1 p.m. Visit the calendar event entry at for the full schedule.

A valid Nebraska park entry permit is required. A per person fee is required at the Harold W. Andersen Visitor Center of $2 per adult and $1 per child. For more information, contact the park at or 402-468-5611.


Aug 06 - 07 2022


10:00 am - 4:30 pm


Fort Atkinson State Historical Park