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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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07/23/2014

Basil Alkazzi: An Odyssey of Dreams: A Decade of Paintings

Basil Alkazzi’s long and distinguished career spans four decades. Born in 1938 in Kuwait, Alkazzi attended art school in...

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Venue: Sheldon Museum of Art
Location: R St. Lincoln, NE 68508
Phone: (402) 472-2461
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07/23/2014

Children's Garden Fun

Come grow with your child at the Children’s Garden! We will be planting, tending, harvesting and learning about the wo...

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Venue: Pioneers Park Nature Center
Location: 3201 S. Coddington
Phone: (402) 441-7895
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07/23/2014

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2

Enjoy the Kids Dream Summer Film Festival Series now through August 13 SUNDAYS, MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS (only) Starring B...

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Venue: Two locations (see description)
Location: Lincoln NE
Phone: (402) 441-0222
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07/23/2014

Contemporary Indigeneity: The New Art of the Great Plains

The museum's Native American juried show returns for another year. The exhibition includes more than 40 works by individ...

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Venue: Great Plains Art Museum
Location: 1155 Q St.
Phone: (402) 472-3965
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07/23/2014

Cornhusker State Games

The Cornhusker State Games is a statewide amateur sports festival for all Nebraskans. The purpose of the Games is to pro...

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Venue: Multiple venues in Lincoln, Omaha and surrounding communities.
Phone: (402) 471-2544
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07/23/2014

Depicting Nature: From the Scientific to the Sublime

The paintings, photographs, and prints that comprise this year’s Sheldon Statewide exhibition explore the various ways a...

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Venue: Sheldon Museum of Art
Location: R St. Lincoln, NE 68508
Phone: (402) 472-2461
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07/23/2014

Do Good. Feel Good.

LRC Presents: Do Good. Feel Good. A summer yoga series. Join them the first Saturday of each month (May-Aug) in the Rail...

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Venue: Railyard
Location: Canopy Street
Phone: (402) 423-2511
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07/23/2014

Doorways to Hope Art Exhibit

Doorways to Hope art exhibit begins Memorial Day 2014 - October 1 throughout the Capital City Lincoln/Lancaster County ...

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Venue: Various Site Attractions across Lincoln | Downlaod PDF
Location: Various Site Attractions across Lincoln | Download PDF
Phone: (402) 488-0678
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07/23/2014

Elemental Energy in Nature

This show in the Focus Gallery features Hope McCulley-Jewelry designer; Jan Beal-Windchimes; Fran Upp-Paintings/tryptich...

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Venue: Noyes Art Gallery
Location: 119 S. 9th st. Lincoln NE 68508
Phone: (402) 475-1061
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07/23/2014

Elementary Camps: Camp Across Lincoln

Five days, five locations, one great camp! Each day will be spent at a different kid destination in Lincoln: Lincoln Chi...

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Venue: Lincoln Children's Museum
Location: 1420 P St. Lincoln, NE 68508
Phone: (402) 477-4000