Archive for the ‘Attractions’ Category

Buffalo Bill Mansion Candlelight Tours

Join Buffalo Bill’s wife, Louisa, Buffalo Bill friends and family servants on a candlelight tour of the mansion as they share intriguing tales from the past. For more information visit: or call 308-535-8035 Dates: October 6, 7, 13 & 14. Tours will be at 7:30 p.m., 8:30 p.m., 9:30 p.m., & 10:30 p.m. Cost […]

Spring Fling Craft Show

Western Nebraska’s LARGEST outdoor craft shows, held in North Platte’s 100 acre Cody Park. Over 100 booths full of Unique Arts,Crafts & Vendors!! Food, entertainment and FUN!!

Family Appreciation Day

Guardians of the Children Family Appreciation Day April 29 at North Platte’s D & N Event Center. Free Food; Cake Walk; Games; Fun Jumpz; Bike Giveaways; Ms Bzz Balloons

17th Annual Country Bluegrass Festival

2017 marks the 17th annual performance of North Platte’s Country Bluegrass Show. Thirteen top-notch Bluegrass headliners join local showcase bands for three days of non-stop music, April 27 – 29 at North Platte’s Lincoln County Fairgrounds. This event provides the Bluegrass fan with the opportunity to get “up close and personal” with their favorite Bluegrass […]

Earth Day Festival

Regency Retirement Community is hosting an Earth Day Fest on April 22nd from 11am- 5 pm at 700 W. Philip Ave. This is the first time North Platte has arranged an Earth Day Fest which is widely celebrated around the U.S and the globe. Featured will be 22 vendors, 3 different type of food trucks, […]

A History of the North Platte Railroad Roundhouses

The North Platte Public Library is joining Nebraska’s 150 Years of Statehood Celebration with special programs throughout 2017. Their noon Brown Bag Series kicks off at 12:00 PM on Thursday, January 12th with “Iron Horse Stables: The History of the North Platte Railroad Roundhouses.” Kaycee, a library staff member, will share the history of the […]

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 […]

Downtown Holiday Events

Thursday, December 1 is all about kids with the Christmas Kids Fest from 4-8pm at the Neville Center, 301 E. 5th St. There will be Santa, games and crafts, hayrack rides and much more.<br><br> Downtown North Platte is the place to be this holiday season. To kick your Christmas shopping into high gear, be sure […]

Light in the Darkness Christmas Village Drive

Start a new Christmas Tradition! The historic Western Heritage Village at the Lincoln County Historical Museum will be open weekends in December. Buildings and artifacts throughout the village will be adopted by individuals, organizations and businesses. The Village will be open 5pm – 9pm December 2-4, 9-11, 16-18 and 23-24. Free will donations will be […]

Santa’s Workshop in Cody Park

The City of North Platte presents Christmas in Cody Park! Santa’s workshop will be open November 26 – Dec. 30. Create memories with your family at Santa’s Workshop in North Platte’s Cody Park throughout December 2016. Saturday, November 26, join the Flatrock Irregulars and Santa as they join North Platte mayor Dwight Livingston for the […]