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May 22, 2019

Area Attractions

You can find countless attractions in or near Auburn. With amenities like camping, motels, restaurants, swimming, golf and recreation...Auburn makes a great "base of operations" for a southeastern Nebraska vacation!

Nemaha Valley Museum (402)274-2605

Located at 1423 19th Street on Courthouse Square, come investigate our local history. 

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Visit Sheridan Cemetery on the north west side of town.

State Theater (402)274-4096

Located at 1221 J Street downtown south of the stop light on HWY 75.  Come enjoy an affordable family friendly movie.

 Music in the Park

Music in the Park is held from May through August in Legion Memorial Park.  Free to all.

May 5th @ 7:30 pm - Southeast Community Band and The Last Minute Band

May 10th @ 5:30 pm- Robert Kennedy Commemoration

May 19th @8:00 pm- TBA and The Smokin' Toads 

May 26th @9:30 pm- Classic Movie Sunset Boulevard

June 2nd @ 8:00 pm- Julia Williams and Curtis Wayne Stroud

June 16th @8:00 pm-  TBA and Jared's Blues Party

July 7th @ 8:00 pm- Ash Sharp and The McGovern String Band

July 21st @ 8:00 pm- Vince Riley and Normal Boulevard

July 28th @ 9:30 pm- Classic movie Plan 9 From Outer Space

August 4th @ 8:00 pm--TBA

August 18th @ 8:00 pm- Brian McDonald and Post M.I. 



Rec Complex (west on 6th street, one half mile - soccer & softball)


  • Bowling: 1818 Central Ave – the west edge of Auburn. The bowling alley was opened in 2005.
  • Ariens Nature Explore Classroom- east of the Courthouse.  This is for children to play in a natural, educational and imaginative setting. 

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Area Biking/Hiking/Camping

The Steamboat Trace runs from south of Brownville, past Peru and up to Nebraska City. Fishing & Boating – There are some medium size lakes in this area. To find out more, click here. 

Indian Cave State Park is 3,399 acres southeast of Nemaha Nebraska along the Missouri River.  Enjoy this great state park.


Auburn Recreational Complex has RV camping with electric hookups and a dump station that is available April through October.  Contact City Hall for more information (402)274-3420.


Organized Sports

Auburn Youth City Recreation Program

Auburn Adult City Recreations Program

City Rec Scheduling 


Fitness & Exercise

Auburn Wellness Center 601 J Street (North HWY 75) (402)274-2464

Other Youth Activities


  • American Legion Baseball Boys (Ages 15-19)  Contact: Mike Henrichs 402-239-0165