Central City

The Grand Island Independent 2 The Dark Island Trail is an 8-mile long hike/bike trail opened in 2007 that extends from just south of Central City to Marquette along a former railroad. The trail passes through farmland, densely wooded areas, and over a long wooden bridge with spectacu- lar views of the Platte River. For more information, visit the Dark Island Trail Facebook page Dark Island Trail Performing Arts Center/Edwin & Bernice Lock Theater In 2011, a new Performing Arts Center was completed in the space between Central City High School and Middle School. This 520-seat theatre features state-of-the-art acoustics and plays host to a vari- ety of community events in addi- tion to school plays and concerts. For facility rental requests and fees information, visit www.centralcityschoolsne.org