Archive for June, 2013

Fireworks this Sunday at Hershey

Tom Brown of Hershey has faithfully paid the expenses of this large hour-long fireworks display for over 5 years. He loves providing fireworks for the enjoyment of his church and community.   This free event first took place when Maria Lutheran Church of Hershey celebrated their 100th anniversary in 2006. As the event continued and […]

Mutual of Omaha’s 2013 Aha Moment Tour Comes to North Platte

May 6th, 2013 Everyday Americans Get Chance at Thirty Seconds of Fame Mutual of Omaha is taking its popular Aha Moment Tour back on the road this summer, visiting 20 cities to collect real aha moments — life-changing moments of hope and inspiration — from real people across America. Traveling more than 7,300 miles, four […]

Nebraska Passport Showcase: NEBRASKAland DAYS

May 10th, 2013 Hit the Hot Spots in North Platte at NEBRASKAland DAYS June 8 – 22. What could be hotter than Nebraska’s official statewide celebration? In fact, it’s billed as “Nebraska’s Wildest Ride!” The fun gets into full swing on Saturday June 8 with the Heritage Festival at the Lincoln County Historical Museum, then […]

Nebraska Passport Showcase: The Art and Gift Gallery

May 17th, 2013 Picture the Scene at North Platte’s Art and Gift Gallery. Instead of souvenirs, bring home inspiration. Nebraska’s thriving art community will enchant, enthrall and entertain you. Just picturing the scenes captured by these local artists will conjure up fond memories of your travels and give you a creative boost. Combined, the five […]

Fort Cody Summer Music Series Schedule

The schedule for the 2014 Fort Cody Summer Music Series in North Platte has been released. The series is sponsored by Nroute Entertainment, a not-for-profit group in North Platte whose goal is to provide quality and affordable entertainment to the people of central Nebraska while at the same developing venues and places to perform for […]

Nebraska Passport Showcase: Lincoln County Historical Museum

Seeing is believing at North Platte’s Lincoln County Historical Museum. When it comes to the wonder of days gone by, seeing is believing. These stops bring the marvelsof Nebraska’s past to life for the entertainment of history buffs and casual fans. Come listen to the stories of key figures and important events that changed the course […]

Nebraska Passport Showcase: Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park

Wrangle the west at North Platte’s Buffalo Bill State Historical Park. Once upon a time, cowboys and outlaws roamed the plains under the state’s expansive skies. The characters may be different today, but you can still wrangle the West and rustle up a good time at these stops. Grab your boots and spurs, and get […]

Cowboy Mounted Shooting Comes to Sutherland

April 25th, 2013 The Cowboy Sports Association is bringing a Cowboy Mounted Shooting demo and new shooter practice to the Sutherland Rodeo Arena on April 28, 2013 at 10am Central Time. Cowboy Mounted Shooting is the fastest growing equine sports combining fast horses with .45 caliber guns to shoot at targets. The demonstration and practice […]