Archive for the ‘Attractions’ Category

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 […]

Festival of Trees

The 2016 Festival of Trees is just around the corner and you do not want to miss it! Join us in North Platte at the Quality Inn & Suites on Friday th rough Sunday, November 25-27th! The Convention Center will be full of gorgeous trees and wreaths all available for auction on Sunday, with the […]

Trick or Feet in Sutherland

Get out and get moving for Halloween with this Glow-In-The-Dark 5K or fun mile run in Sutherland. The fun starts at the football field concession stand at 6pm.

Scouts Rest Ranch Haunted Barn

What’s more frightening than a haunted barn? Not much! The North Platte Jaycees haunt the historic barn at the Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park beginning on October 21. Not suitable for children under 10 years old. October 21, 22 and 28-30. Admission is $7 per person. Nebraska State Park Permit required on your vehicle.

Maranatha Pumpkin Patch

The staff of Maranatha Bible Camp welcomes your family to the second Maranatha Pumpkin Patch! We are excited to host this fall event for all ages. Join us at the Maranatha Conference Center for an indoor/outdoor autumn extravaganza! When: 10:00am – 7:00pm, October 15, 22, & 29 Cost of Admission: 8.00 per person; Ages 2 […]

Buffalo Bill Mansion Candlelight Tour

Join Buffalo Bill’s wife, Louisa, and her servants on a candlelight tour of the mansion as they share intriguing tales from the past. Dates are October 7 and 8, 14 and 15. Tours will be at 7pm, 8pm, 9pm and 10pm. Cost is $5 per person. Tour sizes are limited! Spots may be available the […]