Archive for April, 2015


JunktoberFest is a vintage and artisan market that will be held in North Platte’s D & N Event Center, 501 E. Walker Road on April 25 and 26. Saturday hours are 9am to 6pm and Sunday hours are 11am to 3pm. You can find more information about JunktoberFest on their Facebook page.

James O’Rourke Memorial Triathlon

The James O’Rourke Memorial Triathlons, based in North Platte, are a group of open, inclusive events that provide athletes at every skill level the opportunity to participate in the sport of triathlon. The event offers three divisions – Competitive, for experienced athletes; Fitness, for triathletes who are getting started on their journey; and Relay, which […]

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15th Annual Country Bluegrass Show, April 23 – 25

An all-star lineup of Bluegrass greats is heading to North Platte’s Lincoln County Fairgrounds on April 23 -25 for Nebraska’s finest Bluegrass festival now in its 15th year. Artists include The Grascals; Ralph Stanley II; Reno & Harrell; Larry Efaw and the Bluegrass Mountaineers; Jeff Brown and Still Lonesome; Phillip Steinmetz and his Sunny Tennessians; […]

21st Annual Train Show

Railfans won’t want to miss the 21st annual train show. Billed as the largest train show west of Lincoln and east of Denver, the show is hosted by the Nebraska West-Central Dividion of the National Model Railroad Association. The event is held at North Platte’s D & N Event Center, 501 E. Walker Road. Hours […]

Try FlingGolf at Sutherland’s Oregon Trail Golf Course

FlingGolf™ is to golf what snowboarding is to skiing. FlingGolf appeals to a younger athletic crowd. Kids love it. It’s easy to learn. And even those who have left golf will be enticed to come back for the fun of FlingGolf. The rules are simple. Players fling the golf ball along the course and putt […]

Lincoln County Raceway Opening Day

Opening day for the 2015 racing season at the Lincoln County Raceway, 5015 W. Rodeo Road. The fun begins at 5pm on April 11. CALLING ALL DRIVERS, FANS, FRIENDS AND FAMILY COME OUT FOR A FUN NIGHT OF RACING, GOOD FOOD, BEER, RAFFLES AND GIVE-A-WAYS!!!!!

Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure

Sherlock Holmes The Final Adventure comes to the North Platte Community Playhouse, 301 E. 5th Street for six performances in April. Performance Dates: April 10, 11, 12, 17, 18 & 19, 2015. Friday and Saturday showings are at 8pm CTS & Sunday Matinee showings are at 2pm CTS. General Admission is $15.00; Ages 16 and […]