James Burke Band performs at Sculley's Shooters.
A rundown of entertainment in North Platte and Lincoln County. Movies at the Platte River Mall include: “Neighbors,” “The Amazing Spider-Man 2,” and “Heaven is for Real.” Schedule subject to change, see www.carmike.com.
Thursday, May 8
• Sculley’s Shooters (2221 E. Fourth) – Live music featuring Paisty Jenny. Starts at 9 p.m. Cover charge.
Friday, May 9
• Espresso Shoppe - James Burke solo, 9-noon. Freewill donation.
• A to Z Books – Open Mic Nite, 7-10 p.m. Veteran performers and newcomers. James Burke is the special guest. Freewill donation.
Saturday, May 10
• Sculley’s Shooters (2221 E. Fourth) – Live country music featuring James Burke Band. Starts 9 p.m. $3 cover.
• Cody Go Karts, (805 E Halligan Dr.) - Go kart tracks will open, weather permitting (50 degrees and not raining.)
• North Platte Recreation Center (1300 McDonald Rd.) - Happy Trails 5K/15K Challenge. Registration 7-7:45 a.m. Kids mile 8 a.m.
Tuesday, May 13
• Lighthouse Foursquare Church (2001 West A & Carr) - Recording artist, cowboy evangelist and poet Steven Spalding performs. 7 p.m.
Wednesday, May 14
• Senior Center (901 E. 10th) - Dance to live music by Lou Kraus. 7-9:30 p.m. $4 admission. Bring finger food.
Thursday, May 15
• Fort Cody Trading Post (NE corner, I-80 & Jeffers interchange) - Live music by Daniel Christian, Blue Swing & Brad Godfrey. 6-9 p.m. $5 or $25 for season pass. First of outdoor evening concert series.
Friday, May 16
• Lincoln County Fairgrounds - Metal May fest -- live music by Surveying the Damned, Stantpiece, Left Ashtray and Tempted by Death. 7 p.m. $5 in advance, $8 day of show.
Saturday, May 17
• Lincoln County Fairgrounds - Rocky Mountain Lightning Sprint races Start at 7 p.m. Pit pass $25; regular admission $10 for adults, $5 kids.
Sunday, May 18
• North Platte Community College south campus (601 W. State Farm Rd.) - Color Dash 5K. 2 p.m.
Monday, May 19
• Neville Center (Fox Theater, 5th & Bailey) – Concert by TV and stage star John Davidson. Admission by annual membership. 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, May 21
• Senior Center (901 E. 10th) - Dance to live music by Ray Mullens. 7-9:30 p.m. $4 admission. Bring finger food.
Thursday, May 22
• Margie's Bar & Grill (1008 W. 18th) - Twisted fork fundraiser for North Platte Area Children's Museum. Local chefs cook up childhood favorites. Live auction, cash bar. Adults only. 6 p.m. $35 per person.
• Lakehouse bar and restaurant (Lake Maloney inlet) - Live music by Rascal, with opening guests Holys with the Most. 6 p.m.
Saturday, May 24
• A to Z Books – Open Mic Nite, 7-10 p.m. Special guests are Holys with the Most. They will play around 8 p.m. Performances by veterans and newcomers alike. Refreshments. Freewill donation.
• Lincoln County Fairgrounds - Lincoln County auto races. 7 p.m. Pit pass $25; regular admission $10 for adults, $5 kids.
Wednesday, May 28
• Senior Center (901 E. 10th) - Dance to live music by Doug Powers Band. 7-9:30 p.m. $4 admission. Bring finger food.
Thursday, May 29
• Lincoln County Fairgrounds - Tehama Shrine Circus. Two performances 2 p.m. and 6 p.m.
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