Gift dad with a Nebraska experience this Father’s Day

Jenn Gjerde at 402-471-3768, or jenn.gjerde@nebraska.gov
Angela Sears at 402-471-7755, or angela.sears@nebraska.gov

Gift dad with a Nebraska experience this Father’s Day


LINCOLN, Neb. (June 14, 2017) - Father’s Day is a time to celebrate everything you love and admire about your dad. No Father’s Day celebration is complete without giving the dad you love most a gift from the state he loves most.

“With a variety of sporting activities, great outdoor destinations and the best steaks around, Nebraska is the Father’s Day celebration destination. I hope these gift ideas lead to the best Father’s Day yet,” said John Ricks, Nebraska Tourism executive director.
1. Nebraska Golf Pass
Dust off your golf clubs, lace up those golf shoes and get ready for a great summer. A Nebraska Golf Pass will get your dad one free 18-hole Green Fee to over 20 of Nebraska’s best golf courses. Get one for yourself too so you and your father can enjoy this gift together all season long.

2. Ticket to sporting events
Purchase tickets to any athletic event for the biggest sports fan in your life. Whether you get tickets to a game at your father’s alma mater or tickets to watch his favorite Nebraska baseball team, your dad is sure to love it.
-College World Series (Games 3 & 4 are on Father’s Day)
-Blue Jays
-Storm Chasers

3. Game and Parks Bucks
Give the outdoorsy dad in your life a gift that will keep on giving all year round. With Game and Parks Bucks, folks can buy park permits, fishing permits, camping fees, horse rides and so much more.

4.  Nebraska Beef
With the nickname The Beef State, you know Nebraska produces high-quality meat. This grilling season you can gift the griller in your life some delicious cuts from these Nebraska producers.

5. Nebraska Brews
Sit back, relax and celebrate Father’s Day by spending time together and enjoying a nice beverage at one of Nebraska’s many breweries.


For more information about travel, events and unique destinations in Nebraska, order your free travel guide today at VisitNebraska.com. Then stay connected with Nebraska Tourism on our Visit Nebraska Facebook page, on Twitter, on Pinterest, on Instagram and on YouTube.
The mission of the Nebraska Tourism Commission is to expand Nebraska’s dynamic and diverse travel industry making it more viable by creating awareness, attracting increased visitors which results in greater tourism revenue and economic gain throughout the state. To learn more, go to VisitNebraska.com.



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