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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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04/24/2014

April Shows at the Burkholder Project

April Shows include: 'Skyscapes 2014' - Photography by John Nollendorfs 'Get Smart' - Mixed Media Paintings by Linda...

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Venue: Burkholder Project Art Gallery/Studios
Location: 719 P Street, Lincoln, Ne 68508 (In the Historic Haymarket)
Phone: (402) 477-3305
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04/24/2014

Art exhibit: "Dry Times" by Jess Benjamin

"Dry Times" by ceramic artist Jess Benjamin focuses on water usage in the Great Plains, a regional concern related the p...

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Venue: Great Plains Art Museum
Location: 1155 Q St.
Phone: (402) 472-3965
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04/24/2014

Art Exhibit: “Mug Shots: 6th Annual Juried Cup Show”

LUX Center for the Arts presents “Mug Shots: 6th Annual Juried Cup Show,” featuring the selections of juror Ted Adler, a...

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Venue: LUX Center for the Arts
Location: 2601 N. 48th Street
Phone: (402) 466-8692
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04/24/2014

Art Exhibit "Shutterfold: Capturing the Moment"

What: “Shutterfold: Capturing the Moment” Art exhibit of black & white landscape photos by Robert Egan and origami lan...

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Venue: Immanuel Fine Arts Gallery at The Landing at Williamsburg Village
Location: 3500 Faulkner Drive, Lincoln, NE 68516
Phone: (402) 483-0747
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04/24/2014

Artist-in-Residence Todd A. Williams

Artist Todd Williams will create a painting in the lobby of the Great Plains Art Museum for the Elizabeth Rubendall Arti...

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Venue: Great Plains Art Museum
Location: 1155 Q St.
Phone: (402) 472-3965
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04/24/2014

Art that Binds: Books from the Blue Heron Press

Assembled over a thirty-year period and now primarily housed at UNL’s Archives and Special Collections, Kunc’s Blue Hero...

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Venue: Sheldon Museum of Art
Location: 12th and R Streets, University of Nebraska–Lincoln City Campus
Phone: (402) 472-2461
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04/24/2014

ArtWork: Art and Labor

Labor as an issue has recently re-emerged in public discourse, from collective bargaining and worker’s pensions to the O...

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Venue: Sheldon Museum of Art
Location: 12th and R streets on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln City Campus
Phone: (402) 472-2461
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04/24/2014

Backpack in Black

Live music!

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Venue: VEGA
Location: 350 Canopy St., Suite 220
Website: vegalincoln.com
Phone: (402) 805-4785
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04/24/2014

Beaver Damage

18+

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Venue: Knickerbocker's
Location: 901 O Street, Lincoln, NE, 68508
Phone: (402) 476-6865
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04/24/2014

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