The Phelps County Historical Society is pleased to announce that the Nebraska Prairie Museum
will once again host the 2021 Nebraska State Hand Cornhusking competition on Saturday,
September 25th, 2021. Participants and spectators alike are invited to come and enjoy the contest
and see history in action as the two horse teams pull the bangboard corn wagons through the corn
rows as contestants hand husk the corn.In conjunction with the Hand Cornhusking event, the
Museum is planning to hold their Fall Festival featuring food vendors and all kinds of living history exhibits.