Archive for March, 2016

Tourism Challenge

The North Platte / Lincoln County Tourism Advisory Council (TAC) has announced the Tourism Challenge! Participation in the challenge is open to any frontline employee – those with direct contact with the public – of a North Platte area business. 24 area attractions are offering free admission for Challenge participants and a friend. The Challenge […]

Sandhills Symphony Spring Concert

The Sandhills Symphony will be presenting our spring concert on Sunday March 13th. Our concert is entitled “400 Years: Shakespeare to Mickey Mouse”. Since this is the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death, we will be playing some music associated with his works. We will also ask the audience to try to identify some themes […]

Heartland Hellcats Roller Derby

Make plans to cheer on North Platte’s Heartland Hellcats as they take on the Tri-Cities’ Roller Vixens in exciting Roller Derby action this coming Saturday at the D & N Event Center. Advance tickets $10/adults, $5/under 12. Tickets and info at

St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

North Platte Noon Rotary is hosting a St Patty’s Celebration. The Flat Rock Irregulars will entertain us, the Jaycee’s will host Casino Night and there will be food, drink, wine and whiskey tastings. The Dubliner package includes dinner and drink for $25. The Blarney Stone package includes dinner, drink and wine & whiskey tasting for […]

Regionalist Works of Grant Reynard

This traveling exhibit will be on display at North Platte’s Prairie Art Center from March 1 through March 30, 2016. The Prairie Art Center is open from 11am to 4pm Tuesday through Saturday. Grant Tyson Reynard was born October 20, 1887 in Grand Island, Nebraska. As a young boy, he worked in his father’s music […]