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Lincoln offers a wide range of events from live concerts, food festivals, and sports to museums, art exhibits, and family fun. Use Lincoln’s event calendar to find the perfect activity for your time in Lincoln. 

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02/08/2016

A Century of Sculpture at Sheldon

Demonstrating one of the museum’s collecting strengths, A Century of Sculpture at Sheldon surveys three-dimensional work...

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Venue: Sheldon Museum of Art
Location: 12th & R Streets
Phone: (402) 472-2461
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02/08/2016

'African-American Quilts from the Cargo Collection'

Take a colorful journey into regional Alabama quiltmaking with "African-American Quilts from the Cargo Collection." Show...

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Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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02/08/2016

Art League: College Art Showcase

Join the student artists of the Art League for their College Art Showcase in Love Library, second floor from 5:00-7:00 p...

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Venue: Love Library, UNL
Location: 13th & R Streets
Phone: (402) 472-2848
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02/08/2016

Arts on the Air!

The greatest artists in the world are live in Lincoln! The greatest artists in the world are live in Lincoln! Carrie...

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Venue: Podcasts
Phone: (402) 474-5086
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02/08/2016

Chimes At Midnight

The crowning achievement of Orson Welles’s later film career, CHIMES AT MIDNIGHT returns to the screen—opening at The Ro...

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Venue: Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center
Location: 313 N. 13th Street
Website: www.TheRoss.org
Phone: (402) 472-5353
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02/08/2016

Legacy's of Lincoln Challenge

Help us celebrate our 20th anniversary. Visit some or all of the 20 landmarks around Lincoln, snap a selfie and post it...

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Venue: Citywide
Location: Lincoln, NE
Phone: (402) 430-0813
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02/08/2016

Mustang

Opening at The Ross on Friday, February 5, MUSTANG delivers a bracing -- and thoroughly timely -- message whose power is...

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Venue: Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center
Location: 313 N. 13th Street
Website: www.TheRoss.org
Phone: (402) 472-5353
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02/08/2016

Noyes Art Gallery presents Exhibit Focus Gallery

Ed Borzekofski Pastels Calvin Banks Acrylics Sandra Carpenter Pottery Clay Jay Cochrane ...

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Venue: Noyes Art Gallery
Location: 119 S. 9th Street
Phone: (402) 475-1061
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02/08/2016

NWU Gallery Exhibit: "Refocusing the Lens of Motherhood"

Come view NWU students' latest artwork in this upcoming gallery. Reception will be held February 5, 5-7 p.m.

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Venue: Elder Gallery, Roger's Center for Fine Arts
Location: 50th Street and Huntington Avenue
Phone: (402) 465-2185
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02/08/2016

Permanent Collection Galleries

Sheldon’s six permanent collection galleries serve as laboratories in which unique ideas and installations provide oppor...

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Venue: Sheldon Museum of Art
Location: 12th and R Streets
Phone: (402) 472-2461