Petersburg, Nebraska

This is OUR community!

We are a community improvement award winner located near the picturesque Beaver Valley. Also the site of the Logan Fontenelle Monument where the famous Omaha Indian Chief, Logan Fontenelle (White Horse), was killed in 1855. We have two public parks and are the home of the annual Nebraska State Antique Tractor and Horse Plowing Bee and the Rae Valley Old Threshers Reunion in August.


The Petersburg Community Club holds monthly meetings and hosts a variety of activities throughout the year including: carnival days, appreciation brunch, pumkin chunkin, santa day, Christmas lighting contest, Christmas supper.

To contact the Petersburg Industrial Development Corporation, call Doug Koch (402) 386-5288.

For more information regarding the Boone County Development Agency, visit the following link:

Are you looking for a reception or banquet hall in northeast Nebraska? Werner Hall is the place for your special event, social get-together, or business meeting! Werner Hall offers a 4014 square foot banquet area capable of seating up to 400 people, with an additional 627 square foot cafeteria or serving area. Our modern facility is air conditioned and handicap accessible with ample parking for guests. For more information, contact Jaci – Hall Manager at (402) 386-5580.

 Other Petersburg clubs and organizations include:

    • Legion Club and Auxiliary
    • Church Organizations
    • Boy Scouts Pack 155
    • 4-H
    • T-ball, Pee Wee, and coach pitch teams
    • Golf - Summer League (4 Hole Golf Course)
    • ABC Club (Antelope & Boone County) - Women's Club