Lincoln Saltdogs will be taking on the Gary Southshore Railcats in a oncein a lifetime game. Special Eclipse Glasses Giveaway for the First 3,500 Fans. Game will also pause to observe the solar eclipse. For information or tickets click here.
Smokey Joe's CafeAugust 10-27, 2017
Leiber And Stoller, as much as anyone, virtually invented rock and roll, and now their songs are showcased in this electrifying production that illuminates the golden age of American music with such songs as “Kansas City”, “Searchin',” “On Broadway,“ ”I'm A Woman,“ ”Poison Ivy,“ ”Yakety Yak,“ ”Charlie Brown,“ ”Jailhouse Rock“ and “Hound Dog.” For more information, visit here.
USA Roller Sports 2017 National ChampionshipJuly 7 - August 5
The 2017 USARS National Championship is a competition where five disciplines come together for the biggest roller sports event in the United States. Lincoln will be the host to more than 4,000 athletes, coaches and officials who will participate throughout a month of competition at the Speedway Village. For more information click here.
Jim GaffiganJuly 28
Jim Gaffigan — Grammy-nominated comedian, New York Times Best Selling author, top touring performer, and multi-platinum selling father of five — is performing at Pinewood Bowl Theater July 28. Click here for tickets.
Lancaster County Super FairAugust 3 - August 12
Come experience the annual event that brings national-level fun to our great county—the 2017 Lancaster County Super Fair! For a schedule of events, fair map and all other information, click here.
I Love The 90's: The Party Continues Tour featuring TLCAugust 10
As the highly successful, best-selling I Love the 90’s Tour continues selling out arenas across America, the party is set to continue this summer with an all-new lineup of the 90’s greatest hit-makers.
Kendrick LamarAugust 18
In support of Kendrick’s platinum selling number one album, DAMN., the first leg of the in-demand tour will feature previously revealed Travis Scott and D.R.A.M. in locations across the United States and Canada.
Crawford vs. Indongo Battle for the BeltsAugust 19
Undefeated 140 pound world champions Terence "Bud" Crawford and Julius Indongo will collide in a world title unification battle at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Click here for tickets.
Sports Car Club of America Solo National ChampionshipSeptember 4 - September 8
The 45th annual Tire Rack Solo National Championship returns to Lincoln Air Park to host 1,300 competitors to crown the best of the best in Solo autocross competition. For more information visit www.scca.com.
Beth Hart LiveSeptember 21
Beth Hart, the Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter is riding a creative tidal wave, firing out acclaimed albums, hooking up with the biggest names in music and rocking the house each night with that celebrated burnt-honey voice. There’s no doubt that her two-decade career is the ultimate thrill-ride. For tickets or more information visit www.rococotheatre.com.
Wilco's first stop on their fall tour is Pinewood Bowl Theater in Lincoln. The tour supports the acclaimed Chicago band’s 10th studio album, Schmilco, described by NPR as “perfectly understated and deeply affecting,” Click here for tickets.
The Lincoln Convention and Visitors Bureau announced today, the launch of a new campaign to highlight the city’s burgeoning craft beer industry. According to Lincoln Convention and Visitors Bureau Executive Director, Jeff Maul, with Lincoln’s expansion of microbreweries, the city has the opportunity to rival some of the best known beer cities in America.
Pepsi will be the official soft drink of the Professional Women’s Bowling Association (PWBA) Tour and the title sponsor of the PWBA Tour stop in Lincoln, Nebraska, in 2017.
The Pepsi PWBA Lincoln Open will be the sixth stop of the 2017 PWBA Tour season and will take place June 8-10 at Sun Valley Lanes, the third consecutive year the center will play host to a PWBA Tour stop.
April 23 Raising Cane’s® Party Giving 50 Strider® Bikes to Lincoln Toddlers
The Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers® franchise in Lincoln, Nebraska, and Strider Bikes, the world’s leading manufacturer and marketer of children’s no-pedal balance bikes, are giving away 50 Strider Bikes to local children at a Giveaway Party on April 23 from 1–3 pm at the Raising Cane’s restaurant located at 58th & Old Cheney (5810 S. 58th Street). SCHEELS will be onsite with a free Adventure Zone where toddlers and young kids can test ride a Strider Bike. The Giveaway Party is open to the public.