The 39th Annual Cornhusker State Games ( will be held July 14- 30 at more than 70 sites in Omaha, Lincoln, and surrounding communities. Registration is now open for most sports, with the first registration price increase to occur on February 21. The 2023 t-shirt deadline is June 21. T-shirts will be shipped directly to you if the order is placed before the deadline.

Sportfest and Opening Ceremonies will be held on Friday, July 21 at Lincoln East High School’s Seacrest Field, located at 1000 S 70th St. Sportsfest will be held from 4:30 to 7 p.m., with Opening Ceremonies to follow at 8 p.m. Admission for SportFest and Opening Ceremonies is free for registered athletes with the CSG SuperPass. Spectator admission is $10 for adults, $5 for kids age 6-18, and free for kids 5 and under.

The Cornhusker State Games is conducted by the Nebraska Sports Council, which also conducts the NE150 Challenge, the Mud Run, and the Pumpkin Run. Platinum partners include Farmers Mutual Insurance Co. of Nebraska, LinPepCo, and Nebraska Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine. Learn more at