Archive for December, 2016

First Day Hike at the Buffalo Bill Ranch

Come celebrate the New Years with a first day hike. Enjoy the beauty of the Buffalo Bill SRA while grabbing a few new caches that will only be available that day. This is a great event for beginners to experienced geocachers, groups to the individual cacher. Meet at the picnic shelter located in the SRA […]

Local New Year’s Eve Celebrations

Here’s what we know so far about local celebrations ringing in 2017! The Dappermen Society is hosting a Masquerade Ball at Another Round Sports Bar and Grill, 1008 West 18th Street. The evening starts at 7pm with social hour and all night hors d’oeuvres. Dinner will be served at 8pm. Following dinner enjoy dancing. Tickets […]

New Year’s Eve at the Golden Spike

A unique twist on a holiday tradition. Enjoy ringing in the New Year from 8 stories up, overlooking the world’s largest rail yard. The first floor of the tower includes appetizers and games throughout the night, while the music and lights shine bright on the 8th floor for dancing and fun. Food, beverages & party […]

Christmas at the Codys Continues Dec. 22 & 23
Miss Rodeo Nebraska 2017

It still doesn’t seem real. Laramie Schlichtemeier was crowned as a lady-in-waiting six months ago, during the first performance of the Buffalo Bill Rodeo in North Platte. On Jan. 7, following a coronation ceremony, she will officially take over her reign as Miss Rodeo Nebraska 2017. But for Schlichtemeier, the whole experience up to this […]

Living Christmas Tree

This year’s Living Christmas Tree performance is entitled “A Canteen Christmas” and features big-band style music from Don Marsh’s collection of popular carols “Let Heaven and Nature Swing!” You will be heartened by the stories about the North Platte Canteen and will be tapping your toes to the lively music. Performances are at the North […]

Holiday Open House in Sutherland

Holiday Open House will be held at the Sutherland Legion Hall, 130 S. Maple St. in Sutherland on Monday, December 5 at 5pm.. This year the Sutherland 8th graders are doing it as a fundraiser. There will be a Soup Supper and Raffle as part of the Holiday Open House. Booths are $25-$35. Contact Shawna […]

Heartland Singers Christmas Concert

Enjoy Christmas Cheer as North Platte’s Heartland Singers host their Christmas Concert “A Holly Jolly Celebration”, Sunday, December 4th at 3pm at the Neville Center for Performing Arts, 301 E. 5th St. A free will donation will be accepted. And, because you have to eat anyway (and who wants to cook after a day of […]

More Craft Fairs December 3

North Platte’s First United Methodist Church, 1600 West E St. is hosting its 29th annual Craft Fair on December 3 beginning at 9am. You’ll find lots of unique gifts, and smoked pulled pork sliders and soup 11am to 1pm, and homemade pie and ice cream until 3pm. For more shopping, don’t forget the Ultimate Holiday […]

Country Christmas Extravaganza

North Platte’s Lincoln County Ag Society is hosting the first “Country Christmas Extravaganza” on Saturday, December 3rd from 9am to 6pm at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds.