Calamus Recreation Area

Located just northwest of Burwell in Nebraska’s beautiful sandhills, one of the most popular places for camping, fishing, boating, picnicking and hiking in the state.

Nebraska’s Big Rodeo

The excitement returns July 24-27, 2024 as professional contestants from near and far show off their talents at the historic Rodeo Grounds in Burwell.

Calamus Golf Course

Located just 6 miles northwest of Burwell below Calamus Lake. Test your skills on the 9-hole course featuring irrigated bluegrass fairways and large grass greens.

Community Events

Check out the Burwell Chamber of Commerce 2019 Calendar of Events to see what’s happening in Burwell!