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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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08/21/2017

Barry's Solar Eclipse Party

+ BARRY'S TOTAL SOLAR ECLIPSE PARTY - Featured on CNN's List of "7 rooftop bars for viewing total solar eclipse" - Mo...

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Venue: Barry's Rooftop
Location: 235 N. 9th Street
Phone: (402) 525-2244
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08/21/2017

Bike-clipse

Call it a Bike-clipse, and avoid the car traffic. The Great Plains Trails Network and the Great Plains Bicycling Club...

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Venue: Homestead Trail (between Roca and Pickrell)
Location: 16531 S. 38th St., Roca, NE
Website: www.gptn.org
Phone: (402) 770-0242
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08/21/2017

Capital Jazz Society presents Bill Wimmer

Capital Jazz Society Jazz Presents 2017 Summer Series. The Capital Jazz Society summer series will include a great vari...

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Venue: Cottonwood Café
Location: 440 S. 11th Street
Phone: (402) 477-8008
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08/21/2017

Collecting Nebraska

Features artworks from the permanent collection that depict Nebraska or were created by Nebraska artists. The exhibition...

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Venue: Great Plains Art Museum
Location: 1155 Q St
Phone: (402) 472-6220
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08/21/2017

Don't Touch that Dial! Kalamity Kate and the George Churley Puppets

See the puppets and costumes from the 1970s kids' TV program "Kalamity Kate's Cartoon Corral" plus film from original pr...

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Venue: Nebraska History Museum
Location: 131 Centennial Mall North
Phone: (402) 471-4782
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08/21/2017

Eiseley Branch Library hosts Eclipse-Themed Concert

LIBRARIES TO HOST FREE ECLIPSE-THEMED CONCERTS IN AUGUST Lincoln City Libraries will host two free concerts to celebr...

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Venue: Eiseley Branch Library
Location: 1530 Superior Street
Phone: (402) 441-8565
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08/21/2017

Experience the Total Solar Eclipse!

Witness a once in a life time experience, the 2017 total solar eclipse right here in Lincoln! Lincoln is on the northern...

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Venue: Pioneers Park Nature Center
Location: 3201 South Coddington
Phone: (402) 441-7895
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08/21/2017

Gallery Nine presents Into the Woods

"Into the Woods" art show featuring PJ Peters (mixed media with wood); Larry Schwisow (wood cutting boards) and Mark Ent...

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Venue: Mission Arts Building
Location: 124 S. 9th Street
Phone: (402) 420-7560
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08/21/2017

Guts & Glory: A Parasite Story

Guts & Glory: A Parasite Story Opens April 22, 2017 A new temporary exhibit exploring the complex relationships of para...

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Venue: Morrill Hall
Location: 645 N 14th Street (roughly 14th and Vine)
Phone: (402) 472-2642
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08/21/2017

Lady Macbeth

Opening on Friday, August 11, LADY MACBETH flashes some surprising toughness beneath its period exterior, bolstered by a...

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Venue: Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center
Location: 313 N. 13th Street
Website: www.TheRoss.org
Phone: (402) 472-5353