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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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10/21/2014

Burkholder Project October Exhibits

Nebraska Landscapes . . . 'It was a dark and stormy night' - Paintings by Anne Burkholder New and Unique Jewelry by Pam ...

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Venue: The Burkholder Project
Location: 719 P Street, Lincoln, NE 68508
Phone: (402) 477-3305
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10/21/2014

Capital Jazz Society Big Band

Directed by Dean Haist Admission is $6 for adults, $5 for students, and $3 for anyone who brings an instrument and si...

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Venue: Vega
Location: 350 Canopy St., Suite 220
Phone: (402) 477-7899
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10/21/2014

Exhibition: Narrow All Horizons

The Great Plains Art Museum will open a new exhibit on its main floor gallery on Aug. 1 titled “Narrow All Horizons – Se...

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Venue: Great Plains Art Museum
Location: 1155 Q St.
Phone: (402) 472-3965
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10/21/2014

Ghosts of Lincoln Bus Tours

What do you call 50 people, a white school bus and some dark nights in October? The 2014 Ghosts of Lincoln Bus Tours ! h...

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Venue: Indian Village Shopping Center parking lot
Location: 13th & Arapahoe, Lincoln, NE
Phone: (402) 770-8604
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10/21/2014

Halloween Spooktacular

Get ready to mash with monsters in the Family Halloween Laser Spooktacular, a spellbinding sing-along featuring classic ...

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Venue: Morrill Hall Museum
Location: 645 N 14th St, Lincoln, NE 68508
Phone: (402) 472-3779
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10/21/2014

James Eisentrager | Retrospective

Kiechel Fine Art has announced their fall showcase as a retrospective show for the late Nebraskan artist, James A. Eisen...

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Venue: Kiechel Fine Art
Location: 1208 O Street Lincoln NE 68508
Website: kiechelart.com
Phone: (402) 420-9553
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10/21/2014

Learn to Dance West Coast Swing

West Coast Swing is a fun, contemporary, versatile social dance. Beginning West Coast Swing class from 8:30-9pm followe...

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Venue: The Conservatory of Contemporary Dance
Location: 2701 O st, #6, Lincoln, NE 68510
Phone: (512) 663-8975
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10/21/2014

Live Nation Presents: Dave Chappelle

Dave Chappelle, mastermind behind sketch comedy goldmine Chappelle's Show, made a triumphant return to stand-up comedy i...

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Venue: The Rococo Theatre
Location: 140 N 13th St
Phone: (402) 476-6540
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10/21/2014

Signature Cloths exhibition

Guest-curated by Lynn Setterington, Signature Cloths focuses on sewn signatures as visual ciphers and as a method of soc...

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Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Location: 1523 N. 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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10/21/2014

Steel Cranes w/ Producers of the Word

"Hailing from Oakland, Steel Cranes are a no-nonsense duo composed of Tracy Shapiro and Amanda Schukle. Their brand of w...

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Venue: Duffy's Tavern
Location: 1412 O St.
Phone: (402) 474-3543