Prairie Days 2020 - July 24, 25 & 26 

Prairie Days 2020 is just around the corner, and organizers are working at full steam as they plan for this 16th year of celebration.

Tilden is known for its beautiful flower displays, and this year will be no exception. See the link below to take part in the annual flower decorating contest.

Here is a tentative list of activities planned to date. Stay tuned to this page in the coming weeks for more updates.

Friday, July 24

  • Quilt Show
  • Tilden Bank hot dog feed at noon
  • Tilden Legion Club Music and Margaritas

Saturday, July 25

  • Parade (tentative)
  • Presentation & book signing with 16 year old author Cleopatra Margot from Creighton at Tilden Public Library
  • Antique machinery show
  • Antiques and related dealers will be set up around the community
  • Car show
  • Activities for youth
  • Evening fireworks display

Sunday, July 26

  • Outdoor church service
  • Charlotte & Kevin Endorf from Humanities Nebraska presenting KIND Nebraskans, Tilden Public Library
  • Treasure hunt

Face Mask Contest planned as well, along with other fun competitions! More information and downloadable forms to come in the future!

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, some of the usual events are tentative and/or may be canceled. The health and safety of everyone concerned is the number one priority of the Prairie Days Committee.



Be a Prairie Pioneer!

If you would like to become a Prairie Pioneer and support the local event, your donation or volunteerism would be greatly appreciated.  Due to the pandemic, the committee is operating under an even tighter budget than normal this year.  If you would like to assist in the celebration or offer a monetary donation in support, please send to the address below:

Tilden Prairie Days

PO Box 425

Tilden, NE 68781