A rundown of entertainment in North Platte and Lincoln County:

Movies at AMC theater (Platte River Mall) – “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again” “Teen Titans Go! To the Movies” “The Darkest Minds” “The Spy Who Dumped Me” “Christopher Robin” “Mission: Impossible – Fallout” Schedule subject to change, see amctheaters.com.

Ongoing

Prairie Arts Center (416 N. Jeffers) – The Muralists. Open Tues.-Sat. 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Thursday, Aug 9

Fort Cody Trading Post (221 Halligan Drive) – Live music by Doug Rees/Melanie Devaney, 6-9 p.m. Admission $5, kids under 12 free. Bring a lawn chair and bug spray.

West Park Apartments (4020 W. Second) – Sports Camp, 6-8:30 p.m. Open to grades 5-9.

North Platte Public Library (120 West Fourth) – “History of the Nebraska State Fair,” presentation by Jim McKee, noon- 1 p.m.

Farmer’s Market (1000 S. Dewey) – Fresh garden vegetables, baked goods, and crafts. 3-6 p.m.

 

Friday, Aug 10

Espresso Shop (Fifth & Dewey) – Live music by Tami Gosnell, Jareb Liewer and Blue Swing, 7-10 p.m. Tickets at Espresso Shop. $8 in advance, $10 at the door.

Kelsey’s Place (219 Rodeo Road) – Karaoke, 7 p.m. – 1 a.m. 21+ only.

Cody Park (1601 N. Jeffers) – Last Blast of Summer, 4-8 p.m. Swimming, rides, inflatables, bounce houses, games, hot dogs, ice cream, and more. Bring school supplies for donations to the Guardians of the Children Backpack Drive.

Fox Theater (301 E. Fifth) – Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017), 7-9:30 p.m.

North Platte Union Pacific Employees Credit Union (420 Rodeo Road) – Member Appreciation Day, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Bounce house, music and lunch.

Rivers Edge Golf Club (1008 W. 18th) – Silent Auction for North Platte Area Chamber & Development, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Live entertainment by Melanie Devaney. 7-10 p.m.

Centennial Park Retirement Village (510 Centennial Circle) – Pulled pork luncheon, 11 a.m. – 10 p.m. Free will donation. Proceeds to Alzheimer’s walk Sept. 23.

 

Saturday, Aug. 11

Farmer’s Market (1000 S. Dewey) – Fresh garden vegetables, baked goods, and crafts. 7 a.m.-1 p.m.

Lake Maloney Golf Club (608 Birdie Lane) – NPHS Booster Club Golf Tournament, 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. Four-person scramble.

Prairie Arts Center (416 N. Jeffers) – Gallery Talk – Reception for “The Muralists” exhibit, 1 p.m. Meet the artists Ken Hosmer, Wava Best, and Patsy Smith.

Golden Spike Tower (1249 N. Homestead Rd) – Lil’ Spike Conductors Club, 3-4 p.m. Learn about trains and enjoy a snack. $5 per child, free admission for accompanying guardians.

Fox Theater (301 E. Fifth) – Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017), 3-5:30 p.m. $5.

North Platte Area Children’s Museum (314 N. Jeffers) – Back to School Party, 10 a.m. – noon. Free for members, non-members must pay admission fee.

Lincoln County Wildlife Gun Club (100 Eagles Nest Road) – Nebraska/Colorado skeet shoot, 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. Tournament is 4 guns and doubles.

Lincoln County Fairgrounds (5015 W. Rodeo Road) – Prime Rib dinner and auction, 5-9 p.m. Proceeds to cancer research. 4 sets of Husker football tickets, spa day, Husker volleyball tickets, golf packages and more will be auctioned. Silent auction too.

 

Music on the Bricks (downtown, 5th & Dewey) — Music, games, good brews, vendors & merchandise on the streets. Music by Tami Gosnell, Suez w/ Jareb Liewer, James Burke trio, The WonderCult and guitar prodigy Jack Bunger. $5 at the gate.

Senior Center (901 E. 10th) — Bingo. Early bird game 6:30 p.m. Regular games 7 p.m. 19 years and older. $5, $10 and $15 packets sold. $1 special games. Pickle cards.

Lincoln County Raceway (5015 Rodeo Road) – Races, IMCA modified, stock cars, hobby stocks, sport mods, and sport compacts.

 

Sunday, Aug 12

Lincoln County Wildlife Gun Club (100 Eagles Nest Road) – Nebraska/Colorado Skeet Shoot, 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. Tournament is 4 guns and doubles.

Iron Eagle Golf Course (2401 Halligan Drive) – Two Man Blind Draw Champagne breakfast, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. 18-hole event. Cost $20 members, $40 non-members. Shotgun start at 10 a.m.

Camp Maranatha (16800 West Maranatha Road) – Clay Shoot, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

The Boardwalk (509 E. Fourth) – Boardwalk Back to School Bash, noon – 4. Fundraiser for the community’s fostered youth for back to school.

 

Tuesday, Aug 14

Pals Brewing Company (4520 South Buffalo Bill) – Celtic music by The Sweet Sorrows, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Farmer’s Market (1000 S. Dewey) – Fresh garden vegetables, baked goods, and crafts. 3-6 p.m.

North Platte Public Library (120 W. Fourth) – Story Time, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

 

Wednesday, Aug 15

VFW (2100 E 4th) – Bingo. Early bird game 6:30 p.m. Regular games at 6:45 p.m.

Senior Center (901 E. 10th) — Dance to Ray Mullen. 7-9:30 pm. $5. Bring finger food.