Nebraska FFA State Convention

Nebraska FFA members and chapters will be honored for their accomplishments at the 90th Nebraska FFA State Convention held April 4-6, 2018.  The convention will be at Pinnacle Bank Arena, the hotels in Lincoln's Haymarket, and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln East Campus.


FFA members, advisors and guests can support chapters and members receiving awards and listen to motivational speakers and state officer retiring addresses during convention sessions; be engaged in leadership workshops; watch students compete in Leadership Development Events and attend the annual Expo and Career Fair.  Students also participate in the state Career Development Events held on UNL’s East Campus.

Prepare to register for the Nebraska FFA Convention!  While it's okay to wait to register for most items, please know that some items are provided on a first-come, first-served basis, including the UNL and industry tours, the Middle School People In Ag poster event, the Middle School Quiz Bowl and the Leadership Academies. Start your planning now!

Important Note: Parents and guests may work with the local FFA advisor to pre-purchase registration buttons which are necessary to attend events held at Pinnacle Bank Arena.  Buttons purchased through the FFA advisor prior to March 20 are $5.00 for guests.  Buttons purchased at the convention are $10.00.  Children in 6th grade or younger may receive a child button at no cost.

Teachers must complete registration by March 20 at 5:00 pm Central Time.

Please review All THREE PARTS of registration and the information sections below and register for appropriate events.


It's never too early to begin planning for the Nebraska FFA Convention!  View the information below to keep up with the schedules, maps, event options and much, much more.  Check back often for updated information.

Depending on local member and chapter participation at the Nebraska FFA Convention, some pre-convention deadlines exist.  Please see below for information regarding these important dates.

Future Nebraska FFA Convention dates include:

    • April 3-5, 2019
    • April 1-3, 2020
    • April 7-9, 2021
    • April 6-8, 2022
    • March 29-31, 2023