Cody Park on North Highway 83 is home to a collection of animals, picnic areas and a fine collection of children’s rides, including a restored antique 1913 Herschell-Spikeman Carousel with original hand carved horses. Facilities include a concession stand with the most delicious ice cream available in North Platte, 40 camping pads (no utilities), horseshoes and disc golf, three large playgrounds, swimming pool, and a variety of sports facilities.
Rides, pool, concessions and camping are seasonal. Check website and Facebook for details.
Cody Park is also home to the annual Santa's Workshop with many animatronic displays, lights and special events Thanksgiving weekend through Christmas Eve annually.