A rundown of events in North Platte and Lincoln County:

Movies at AMC Theater (Platte River Mall) – “Annabelle” “Midsommar” “Toy Story 4” “Pets 2” “Spiderman: Far From Home” “John Wick 3” Schedule subject to change, see amctheaters.com.



Prairie Arts Center (416 N. Jeffers) – Tattoo/body art show through July.

Community Playhouse (301 E. Fifth) – July 8-21 – NPCP Children’s Theater Academy. Students prepare full-length musical and give two public performances. More info at northplattecommunityplayhouse.com.


Thursday, July 11

Platte River Mall parking lot (1000 S. Dewey) – North Platte Farmer’s Market, 3-6 p.m.

Fort Cody (221 Halligan Drive) — Live bluegrass music by The Little Birds at 6 p.m. Inclement weather location: Ramada Inn.

Cody Park, 1601 N. Jeffers) – Two Rivers Fellowship Block Party. Free. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Inflatables, snow cones, cotton candy and more at the east end of the park. For more info, call Doug Lee 308-539-1170.


Friday, July 12

Ramada Inn — Platte River Cruise Night begins with cruising the ones 4-6 p.m. Social and registration, 6-9 p.m.

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


Saturday, July 13

Platte River Mall parking lot (1000 S. Dewey) – North Platte Farmer’s Market. 8 a.m.-1 p.m.

Platte River Cruise (downtown) — Vendors 9-3 p.m. Car and motorcycle display, 10-3 p.m., dance to live music by Easy Street at 9 p.m. – No charge.

Platte River Mall (1000 S. Dewey) — Platte River Cruise pinup girl contest. 11 a.m. Center court. No charge. At 4 p.m., children’s cruise.

Lincoln Co. Museum (2403 N Buffalo) – “No Time on My Hands”, the story of Grace Snyder. 2 p.m. Limited seats. Call 308-534-5640 to reserve seat.

NP Community Playhouse (301 E 5th St) – Movie. Mary Poppins Returns. $5 for adults & $3 for kids 12 and under, 3 and 7 p.m.

Hitchin’ Post Saloon, Brady (110 N. Main St) – Poker Run for Bardet Beidl Syndrome. Registration at 10 a.m., Kickstands up at 11 a.m., last bike back at the Hitchin Post by 4 p.m. Auction, BBQ and live music by Big Dan and the Jellystingers and Dirty Finger.

Lincoln County Raceway (5015 W. Rodeo Rd) – Race day. Admission $10, kids 5 & under – free, Pit pass $30. Gates open 5 p.m.


Sunday, July 14

Maranatha Camp (16800 E. Maranatha Rd) – Opening of Waterfront Days. $8 per person or $48 for a household of 6 or more.

Sutherland Legion Hall (130 S. Maple) – Breakfast at Sutherland Legion Hall, casual family. $6 for adults & children 6 & above. Children 5 & under eat free. Everyone invited, 9 a.m.

Pals Brewing Company (4520 S Buffalo Bill Ave) – Live music by Jumpin’ Kate, 2:30 p.m.


Monday, July 15

St. Patrick Catholic Church (415 N. Chestnut) – Treasurers of the Church, a relics exhibition and healing ministry on display at 7 p.m. No charge.


Tuesday, July 16

Platte River Mall parking lot (1000 S Dewey St) – North Platte Farmer’s Market. 3-6 p.m.

Pals Brewing Company (4520 S Buffalo Bill Ave) – Grillin’ Chillin’ & Killin’. Murder mystery and BBQ. Tickets at thevaultne.com for $15. Food and drink not included.


Wednesday, July 17

Pals Brewing Company (4520 S Buffalo Bill Ave) – Live Irish music: The Sweet Sorrows, 6 p.m.

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