A rundown of entertainment in North Platte and Lincoln County:

Movies at AMC Theater (Platte River Mall) – “Second Act” “The Mule” “Glass” “Serenity” “The Upside” “The Favourite” “ The Kid Who would Be King” Schedule subject to change, see amctheaters.com

Ongoing

Prairie Arts Center (416 N. Jeffers) – Clayworks exhibition as well as a textile show. Open Tues-Sat each week, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

 

Thursday, Feb. 7

D & N Event Center (501 E Walker Rd) ~ Buffalo Bill Farm & Ranch Expo continues. Opens 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

 

Friday, Feb. 8

North Platte Playhouse (301 E. 5th) – Community play Wizard of Oz, musical, 8 p.m. admission $15; ages 16 & under $8; students with I.D. $8.

Holiday Inn Express (300 Holiday Frontage Rd,) – Wine, brews, hors d’oeuvres, music by Heather Wellman of Cozad. Silent auction. Fundraiser for NP Business and Professional Women. 5:30-8 p.m. $30 single, $55 for two.

Espresso Shop (419 N. Dewey) — Open Mic Nite, 7-9:30 p.m. $2 donation appreciated. Food and refreshments on sale at counter.

North Platte Rec Center (1300 McDonald Rd) – Teen Night, live DJ, basketball, pool and more. For middle & high school students. $5 per student, pizza and soda $1 each. 8-10:30 p.m.

 

Saturday, Feb. 9

D&N Event Center (501 E Walker Rd) – Battle of Badges corn-hole & soup cook off, Ms. Law & Order and Ms. Fire & Safety compete. Begins 10 a.m.

North Platte Playhouse (301 E. 5th) – Community play Wizard of Oz musical, 8 p.m. admission $15; ages 16 & under $8; students with I.D. $8.

Dusty Trails (2617 N Buffalo Bill Ave) – Family Fun Day, $5/person admission ($25 family max.) includes packet of s’mores, access to the petting zoo and horses. Horseback rides can be purchased separately. Noon-4 p.m.

Nebraskaland National Bank (1400 S. Dewey) – Masquerade Ball, 8 p.m. $50 for single or $90 for couple: includes 2 drinks. Red & Black attire & mask highly encouraged. Tickets at eventbrite.com/victorianmasquaradeball.

 

Sunday, Feb. 10

First United Methodist Church (1600 W E) – Boy Scout Troop 293 Soup & Pie Dinner and fundraiser. 10:30-2.

Prairie Arts Center (416 N Jeffers) – Nebraska Children’s Home Society celebrates children & families over dessert & refreshments.Silent auction. 1-3 p.m. Tickets at NebraskaLand National Bank, or call 402-898-7783.

North Platte Playhouse (301 E. 5th) – Community play Wizard of Oz, musical continues. Matinee 2 p.m.

Sutherland Legion Hall (130 S. Maple) – Breakfast, $6 recommended minimum donation for adults & children 6 and older. 5 & under free.

Dusty Trails (2617 N Buffalo Bill Ave) – Family Fun Day, $5/person, $25 family; includes s’mores, petting zoo and horses. Horseback rides purchased separately. Noon-4 p.m.

 

Wednesday, Feb.13

Platte River Mall (1000 S. Dewey) – Evening with musician Rascal Martinez, 6:30 p.m.

Senior Center (901 E. 10th) — Dance to Lou Kraus. 7-9:30 p.m., $5. Bring finger food.

 

Friday, Feb. 15

Kittle’s Music (104 E. 5th) – Monthly bluegrass open jam, open to all levels. 5 p.m.

Recreation Center (1300 McDonald Rd) – Father-daughter night, dinner for two, buffet and dance. Dinner 6 pm., dancing until 9 p.m., $32 per couple ($38 per couple after Feb. 11) and $8 for each additional daughter. Registration required; call 308-535-6772.

Espresso Shop (419 N. Dewey) — Live music with singer songwriter D.C. Hunt of North Platte, backed by select musicians. Indie rock. CD release concert. John and George open the show. Doors open 6 p.m. Show at 7 p.m. $5 donation suggested at door.  Pal’s brews, coffees, refreshments and snacks on sale at counter. Soup and sandwiches on sale from 6-7 p.m.

North Platte Playhouse (301 E. 5th) – Community play Wizard of Oz musical, 8 p.m. admission $15; ages 16 & under $8; students with I.D. $8.

Maranatha Camp & Center (16800 E Maranatha Rd) — Family skate night, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Single session $6 per person, ages 4 & under are free.

North Platte Playhouse (301 E. 5th) – Community play Wizard of Oz musical, 8 p.m. admission $15; ages 16 & under $8; students with I.D. $8.

Switchyard Grill & Pub (520 North Jeffers) – Bases Loaded Band. Live music, no cover..

 

Saturday, Feb. 16

Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church (402 S Baytree Ave.) – Valentine’s Dinner – A Night in Paris, youth serve dinner & entertain, 5:15 p.m. Child care provided. Reservations 308.534.7004.

Prairie Arts Center, 416 N. Jeffers) – Wizard of Oz dinner, 5:30 p.m. cocktail hour, dinner at 6:30. $25 per person. A full prime rib dinner with decadent desserts. Cash bar. Tickets can be purchased at the North Platte Community Playhouse.

 

Sunday, Feb. 17

North Platte Playhouse (301 E. 5th) – Community play Wizard of Oz, musical continues. Matinee 2 p.m.