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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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05/27/2015

An Evening with Peter and Will Anderson

”Virtuosos on clarinet and saxophone” (New York Times) and “Remarkable” (Wall Street Journal) identical twins Peter and ...

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Venue: Vega
Location: 350 Canopy Street Suite 220 Lincoln, NE
Phone: (402) 805-4785
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05/27/2015

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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05/27/2015

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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05/27/2015

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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05/27/2015

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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05/27/2015

Joshua Powell & the Great Train Robbery w/ the Evan Bartels Duo and Andrea von Kampen

9 pm, $5, 21+ “Joshua Powell and the Great Train Robbery” may not fit on a marquis, but the name suits the band just ...

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Venue: Duffy's Tavern
Location: 1412 O St.
Phone: (402) 474-3543
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05/27/2015

LiL Boosie Badazz

Originally known as Lil’ Boosie, Boosie Badazz’s hard Southern style comes from growing up in one of Baton Rouge, Louisi...

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Venue: Bourbon Theatre
Location: 1415 O Street, Lincoln, NE, 68508
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05/27/2015

Lincoln Community Foundation Garden Performance Series: The Bottle Tops

The 2015 Lincoln Community Foundation Garden Performance Series is pleased to present a schedule full of interesting var...

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Venue: Lincoln Community Foundation Garden
Location: 1415 N Street
Phone: (402) 477-8008
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05/27/2015

Lincoln Saltdogs vs Gary Southshore Railcats

The American Association of Independent Professional Baseball was founded in 2006. The 2015 season is the 10th season of...

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Venue: Haymarket Park
Location: 403 Line Drive Circle
Website: www.saltdogs.com
Phone: (402) 474-2255
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05/27/2015

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