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Picturing Nebraska at the McKinley Center, Sept. 27-Oct. 29.

A rundown of events around North Platte and Lincoln County.

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Friday, Sept. 27

• McKinley Education Center (301 West F) -- Opening reception, Art Exhibition from the Sheldon Museum, 5-7 p.m. "Picturing Nebraska." No charge. Exhibition continues from 9-5 on Mon-Fri from Sept. 30-Oct. 29.

• North Platte Area Children's Museum (314 N. Jeffers) - Movie night presenting "Meet the Robinsons." 6:30 p.m. Free for members. Regular admission for non-members.

• Sculley's Shooters (2221 E. Fourth) - Live country music featuring Bleu Edmondson. Starts 9 p.m. Cover charge.

• Depot Restaurant (520 No. Jeffers) – Business and professional women Wine and Brews Festival. Featuring a variety of wines, micro brews and hors d'oeuvres. 5-8 p.m. $25.


Saturday, Sept. 28

• Autumn Park Community Room (800 E. Philip) – Fall into Winter craft bazaar. Crafts, hand sewn items, artworks. Free will donation lunch served. 4th annual.

• Farmers Market (downtown Parkade Plaza parking lot) - Fresh produce, crafters. 8 a.m.-1 p.m.

• Westfield Shopping Area (1827 W. A) - Parking lot craft show and flea market. 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

• Lakehouse (Lake Maloney inlet), party celebrating end of season. Live music by Rascal, 6 p.m. Free dry camping.

• D & N Event Center (501 E. Walker Rd.) - Midwest Championship Fighting 8. 7 p.m. General admission $20, Cageside $50.

• A to Z Books - 7-10:30 p.m. Open Mic Nite. Established performers and newcomers. Free-will donation. Refreshments provided or bring your own.

• Neville Center (301 E. 5th) – Noises Off, a humorous play. 8 p.m. Tickets: $15 adults; $8 for children and students.


Sunday, September 29

• Neville Center (301 E. 5th) – Noises Off, a humorous play. 2 p.m. Tickets: $15 adults; $8 for children and students.


Tuesday, Oct. 1

• North Platte High School theater - drama club presents the play, The Last Gladiator. 7:30 p.m. $4 adults, $3 students.


Wednesday, Oct. 2

• North Platte Senior Center (900 E. 10th) - Dance to Ray Mullen, 7:30-9:30 p.m. $4. Bring finger food.


Thursday, Oct. 3

• McKinley Education Center (301 W. F) - Brown bag luncheon. Barbara Mohrman and Wava Best present "Dust Covered Days of Dorie Archer." Contact the library to make a reservation. Noon-1 p.m. Bring your lunch. No charge.

• North Platte High School theater - drama club presents the play, The Last Gladiator. 7:30 p.m. $4 adults, $3 students.


Friday, Oct. 4

• First National Bank (201 N. Dewey) - Chili cookoff. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. $6

• Neville Center (301 E. 5th) – Noises Off, a humorous play. 8 p.m. Tickets: $15 adults; $8 for children and students.


Saturday, Oct. 5

• Lake near Dowhower Softball complex (across street east of Cody Park) - youth fishing derby. No charge, bait and gear provided by the Optimists. 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

• Golden Spike Tower (1249 Homestead Rd.) – Prairie Fire Pumpkin Patch. Special events each weekend. Exotic animals. 12-6 p.m. Admission $6.

• Neville Center (301 E. 5th) – Noises Off, a humorous play. 8 p.m. Tickets: $15 adults; $8 for children and students.

• Eagles Club - dance to the Gary Phipps Show. Country and rock classics. 7:30 p.m. $5 cover.


Sunday, Oct. 6

• Kelsey's Place (219 Rodeo Road) - Live country music by T. Junior. 8 p.m.-12 a.m.

• Neville Center (301 E. 5th) – Noises Off, a humorous play. 2 p.m. Tickets: $15 adults; $8 for children and students.


Monday, Oct. 7

• A to Z Books - live, top flight acoustic music by Blue Swing with the Littlest Birds opening. Freewill donations. 7 p.m.


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Tuesday, Oct. 8

• Arts and Gifts Gallery (516 N. Dewey) – Fall photography show opens. Photography on display through October.

• Arts and Gifts Gallery (516 N. Dewey) – Woodcarvers show opens. Carvings on display through October.


Wednesday, Oct. 9

• North Platte Senior Center (900 E. 10th) - Dance to Lou Kraus, 7:30-9:30 p.m. $4. Bring finger food.

• North Platte Community College (south campus theater) - Live music by Rascal. Free concert after volleyball game. 8-9:10 p.m.


Friday, Oct. 11

• A to Z Books - 7-10:30 p.m. Open Mic Nite. Established performers and newcomers. Free-will donation. Refreshments provided or bring your own.


Saturday, Oct. 12

• Golden Spike Tower (1249 Homestead Rd.) – Prairie Fire Pumpkin Patch. Special events each weekend. Fun Jumpz. 12-6 p.m. Admission $6.


Sunday, Oct. 13

• St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church (3301 Echo Dr.) - Pumpkin Festival. Pony rides, games, hayrack rides, mini train rides, bake sale, silent auction, raffle. 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

• Neville Center (301 E 5th St.) - Live music by The Lightning Bugs. 2-4 p.m. $50.

• Lakehouse (206 W. North Lake Rd.) - Wedding workshop. Outdoor wedding ideas, giveaways. 1-3 p.m.


Tuesday, Oct. 15

• Neville Center (301 E. 5th St.) - Town Hall Lecture Series featuring water resource expert Robert Glennon. 10:30 a.m. Series tickets $60 for four lectures.


Wednesday, Oct. 16

• North Platte Senior Center (900 E. 10th) - Dance to Ray Mullen, 7:30-9:30 p.m. $4. Bring finger food.


Friday, Oct. 18

• Sculley's Shooters (2221 E. Fourth) - Skull Fest. Live music featuring Jack Russell of Great White, Phil Lewis of L.A. Guns, Oni Logan, Killer Dwarfs, Simon Daniels, Hollywood Roses, Loveblast, Scotty Dunbar, Paisty Jenny. 9 p.m. $40 per night, $90 for all three nights.


Saturday, Oct. 19

• Sculley's Shooters (2221 E. Fourth) - Skull Fest. Live music featuring Black N' Blue, Ted Poley, Ron Keel, Roxy Blue, Leatherwolf, Every Mother's Nightmare, Mass, Stonebreed, Modern Superstar, Xander Demos, Hollywood Dirtbags, Jared Past. 9 p.m. $40 per night, $90 for all three nights.

• Golden Spike Tower (1249 Homestead Rd.) – Prairie Fire Pumpkin Patch. Special events each weekend. Jack-O-Lantern contest. 12-6 p.m. Admission $6.

• North Platte Community College (601 State Farm Rd.) – Kids Discover. Meet Veggie Tales Bob and Larry. 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

• D & N Event Center (501 E. Walker Rd.) - Midwest Championship Fighting 8. 6 p.m. General admission $20, Cageside $50.


Sunday, Oct. 20

• Sculley's Shooters (2221 E. Fourth) - Skull Fest. Live music featuring Michael Sweet and Oz Fox of Stryper, Tony Harnell of TNT, Faster Pussycat, White Cross, Rhino Bucket, X-Sinner, Roy Cathey of Cold Sweat, Innersiege, Jonathon Pagano of Novella, Vaudville. 9 p.m. $40.


Wednesday, Oct. 23

• North Platte Senior Center (900 E. 10th) - Dance to Doug Powers, Roger Anderson, Phill Meral and Larry Jeffers, 7:30-9:30 p.m. $4. Bring finger food.


Friday, Oct. 25

• North Platte Area Children's Museum (314 N. Jeffers) - Movie night presenting "Pooh's Heffalump Halloween Movie" 6:30 p.m. Free for members. Regular admission for non-members.

• Sculley's Shooters (2221 E. Fourth) - Live country music featuring Chauncey Williams & The Young. Starts 9 p.m. Cover charge.


Saturday, Oct. 26

• Golden Spike Tower (1249 Homestead Rd.) – Prairie Fire Pumpkin Patch. Special events each weekend. Costume Day. 12-6 p.m. Admission $6.

• A to Z Books - 7-10:30 p.m. Open Mic Nite. Established performers and newcomers. Free-will donation. Refreshments provided or bring your own.

• Eagles Club - dance to the Gary Phipps show, country and classic rock. 7:30 p.m. Halloween party/dance. Bring finger food. $5 cover.


Sunday, Oct. 27

• Golden Spike Tower (1249 Homestead Rd.) – Prairie Fire Pumpkin Patch. Special events each weekend. Pumpkin Chuckin'. 12-6 p.m. Admission $6.


Wednesday, Oct. 30

• North Platte Senior Center (900 E. 10th) - Dance to Doug Powers, Roger Anderson, Phill Meral and Larry Jeffers, 7:30-9:30 p.m. $4. Bring finger food.


To list an event with this rundown, email george@northplattebulletin.com, call 696-0052, drop a note at the Bulletin office or send a message to the North Platte Bulletin on Facebook.


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