Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts will be spending the majority of this Friday in Sidney.
His day will start at the Cheyenne County Fairgrounds around 11:40 a.m. as he partakes in the annual tradition of Oktoberfest festivities. Events slated for this year’s Oktoberfest include the beer gardens, a 5k/10k run, Saturday’s parade, and a horseshoe tournament.
The governor will then will speak to Juniors and Seniors at Sidney High School in Government and History classes. Ricketts’ day will conclude with a tour of the Sidney Regional Medical Center.