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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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Calendar of Events

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01/21/2019

24th Annual Rev Dr Martin Luther King, Jr Youth Rally & March

The 24th annual experience will include content to inspire, educate, and entertain, having something for those ages four...

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Venue: University of Nebraska-Lincoln Student Union (Starting Point)
Location: 14th & R streets
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01/21/2019

Ben Is Back

Refreshingly understated, opening at The Ross on Friday, January 11, BEN IS BACK subverts family drama stereotypes and p...

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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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01/21/2019

Capital Jazz Society Spring 2019 Series presents Pete Zimmer

The Capital Jazz Society will continue to provide quality jazz events every Monday night this spring at our new venue, B...

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Venue: Blue Blood Brewing Company
Location: 925 Robbers Cave Road
Phone: (402) 477-7899
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01/21/2019

Cheddar Quilts from the Joanna Rose Collection

Cheddar Quilts from the Joanna Rose Collection In 2011, 650 red and white quilts from the thousand-plus collection of...

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Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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01/21/2019

Color Quest Exhibit

What are your favorite colors? If you could design a quilt, what colors would you choose? Bright? Subdued? On-trend? Nat...

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Venue: Nebraska History Museum
Location: 131 Centennial Mall North
Phone: (402) 471-4782
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01/21/2019

Discovering the Collection: A 20-year Journey

In 1997, I was a master’s student at Indiana University. I had just completed and submitted my application for the Unive...

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Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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01/21/2019

EPM Log Cabin Quilts

EPM Log Cabin Quilts The European Patchwork Meeting convenes every year in Ste-Marie-aux-Mines, in northeastern France,...

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Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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01/21/2019

John Walker: Moments of Observation

The vicissitudes of land and sea have provided rich subject matter for John Walker’s paintings over the past fifteen yea...

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Venue: Sheldon Museum of Art
Location: 12th and R streets
Phone: (402) 472-2461
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01/21/2019

LUX Center for the Arts presents A Sidelong Glance

At any given time, I carry around with me an assortment of odd, haptic experiences and visual impressions — how can I fo...

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Venue: LUX Center for the Arts
Location: 2601 N. 48th Street
Phone: (402) 466-8692
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01/21/2019

LUX Center for the Arts presents Love of the Land

Rolling hills, old barns with character, sunlit pastures, snow hi-lighting trees, and idyllic scenes of bucolic lives de...

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Venue: LUX Center for the Arts
Location: 2601 N. 48th Street
Phone: (402) 466-8692