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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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05/23/2015

Assurity Life Insurance | Nebraskan Artist Showcase: Paula Day

Assurity Life Insurance has a rotating artist showcase and for the months of March through May you will be able to admir...

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Venue: Assurity Life Insurance
Location: 2000 Q Street Lincoln Ne
Website: kiechelart.com
Phone: (402) 420-9553
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05/23/2015

Bird Bonanza

Join us at Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center on Saturday, May 23, to welcome spring and the return of migratory birds!...

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Venue: Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center
Location: 11700 SW 100 St, Denton, NE 68339
Phone: (402) 797-2301
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05/23/2015

Blazin' Pianos - Greg Asadoorian & Mike Cappo

Join us at Brewsky's Haymarket location in Lincoln for a night of high energy entertainment. If you've never been to a d...

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Venue: Haymarket Brewsky's
Location: 201 N. 8th St.
Phone: (402) 328-2739
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05/23/2015

DJ Kronen in the Spin Room

DJ Kronen is a full time dj who's travels between Omaha and Lincoln Nebraska. He generally plays top 40 hiphop but loves...

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Venue: Rule G
Location: 350 Canopy St, Suite 300 Lincoln NE 68508
Phone: (402) 904-4126
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05/23/2015

Far From The Madding Crowd

Opening at The Ross on Friday, May 22, FAR FROM THE MADDING CROWD invites tough comparisons to Thomas Hardy's classic no...

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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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05/23/2015

Finnders & Youngberg, LAFTA Mainstage Concert

Finnders and Youngberg, of Fort Collins, Colo., return with their captivating mix of bluegrass, honky-tonk and swing to ...

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Venue: 7th Street Loft
Location: 504 South 7th Street, Lincoln
Phone: (402) 438-8942
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05/23/2015

Good Kill

Ethan Hawke stars as a drone pilot fighting the Taliban from the Nevada desert in writer-director Andrew Niccol's timely...

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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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05/23/2015

Homefront & Battlefield: Quilts and Context in the Civil War

When millions of Americans mobilized for war, the very fabric of life was altered. Banners, uniforms, flags and cloth ma...

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Venue: Center for Great Plains Studies
Location: 1155 Q Street, Lincoln, NE
Phone: (402) 472-6220
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05/23/2015

Looking Back, Looking Forward: Native American Art from the Permanent Collection

Inspired by the Standing Bear and the Trail Ahead Symposium, this exhibition examines different forms of artistic expres...

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Venue: The Great Plains Art Museum
Location: 1155 Q Street
Phone: (402) 472-6220
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05/23/2015

LUX Center for the Arts Presents “Delicate Beasts” by Christy Puetz and Ingrid Restemayer

LUX Center for the Arts presents “Delicate Beasts,” an exhibition by Christy Puetz and Ingrid Restemayer. Christy Puet...

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