Meeting and Convention Facilities
North Platte offers your convention or meeting a choice of six motel establishments with meeting rooms capable of handling 5 – 1,500 people.
5015 West Hwy 30
The Lincoln County Fairgrounds has numerous meeting and exhibit buildings that could meet your needs. These include the 120′ x 48′ Activity Center; 80′ x 50′ Centennial Hall; 85.5′ x 90′ Beef Barn Arena, and an Outdoor Arena of 134′ x 285′.
501 E. Walker Road
The D and N Event Center is a very versatile convention space. It is used for the annual Ag Expo and is home to the indoor youth basketball leagues. In addition, the venue has hosted everything from religious revival meetings, rough-stock rodeos, monster truck races to boxing matches. The 40,000 square foot facility can be configured in a variety of ways.
416 N. Jeffers St.
The Prairie Arts Center offers a number of unique venues for your meetings. The second floor of the beautifully refurbished 1913 post office building, is a great space for receptions, large meetings, dinners, concerts, fundraising events, rehearsal dinners and parties. A full catering kitchen and an outdoor patio, which seats 45 is also available with the reception room. A large hallway can fit pub tables and offers a separate area to gather. Auditorium seating in the reception room will seat 140 guests. Round tables and chairs will seat 115 guests. The Textile room is also available to rent on the second floor if you need additional room; this area is an additional cost. The first floor east grand hall seats 20-90 people for small gatherings, weddings, receptions, concerts, luncheons, dinner or graduation parties.
Another Round Sports Bar and Grill, 1008 West 18th, 308-534-2080; Capacity – 40-200 (Catering, meetings and parties)
Baymont Inn and Suites, 451 Halligan Drive, 308-535-9900, Capacity – 25
CB’s Hideaway, 206 W North Lake Rd, 308-539-3985, Capacity – 100
Creekside Event Center, 5801 East Long School Road, 308-520-9846; Capacity – 300
Golden Spike Tower, 1249 N. Homestead Road, 308-532-9920, Capacity – 200
Harbor Lights Gatherings, 711 North Lake Rd., 308-534-8700, Capacity – 300 (Catering, meetings and parties)
Lincoln County Historical Museum, 2403 N. Buffalo Bill Ave., 308-534-5640, Capacity – 50 (Kitchen facilities available)
Maranatha Bible Camp, 16800 East Maranatha Road, Maxwell, 308-582-4513, Capacity – Various facilities available
Mid-Plains Community College, 601 West State Farm Road, 308-535-3100, Capacity – Theater, 375, Classrooms, 40, Classrooms with computers, 30
North Platte Community Playhouse, 301 E. 5th St., 308-532-8559, Capacity – theater, 851, Patty Birge Room, 125
North Platte High School, 2000 West 2nd, 308-535-7105, Capacity – Performing Arts Center, 1250-1300 (Kitchen facilities available)
North Platte Senior Center, 900 East 10th, 308-532-6544, Capacity – 250
Occasions, 125 E. North Lake Road, 308-227-2602, Capacity – 50-60
UNL West Central Research and Extension Center, Meetings MUST be sponsored or co-sponsored by UNL and fit the mission of WCREC. 402 West State Farm Road, 308-696-6740, Capacity – Board Room, 10, Auditorium, 40-50, Classroom, 80-175 depending on configuration.
Wild Bill’s, 1100 S. Jeffers, 308-532-5720; Banquet room – 50; Free WiFi, LCD Projector and Screen, $50 if ordering food, $100 if not. Full restaurant and bar, bowling alley and game room on premises.