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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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09/19/2017

Block by Block: American Quilts in the Industrial Age

In the 1820s and 1830s, American quilts were increasingly made from pieced blocks—generally squares made up of smaller s...

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Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Location: 1523 N. 33rd Street
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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09/19/2017

Brian Haggard: Vintage Visions

Brian Haggard’s Crazy quilt-inspired artwork incorporates rich fabrics, an extensive vocabulary of stitches, and trim mi...

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Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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09/19/2017

Burkholder Project Exhibits September, 2017

Shows run Friday, September 1st through Friday, September 29th, and include: ‘Honestly’ – Paintings by Patsy Smith an...

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Venue: The Burkholder Project
Location: 719 P Street
Phone: (402) 477-3305
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09/19/2017

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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09/19/2017

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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09/19/2017

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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09/19/2017

Jenny Kruger Solo Exhibition | Revisions of Home

Jenny Kruger Solo Exhibition Revisions of Home Kiechel Fine Art "The landscapes I paint are artificial and fantastica...

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Venue: Kiechel Fine Art
Location: 1208 O Street
Phone: (402) 420-9553
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09/19/2017

LUX Center for the Arts presents "Motherboard"

LUX Center for the Arts presents Motherboard by Charley Friedman. Motherboard features the work of conceptual artist, ...

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Venue: LUX Center for the Arts - West Gallery
Location: 2601 N. 48th Street
Phone: (402) 466-8692
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09/19/2017

LUX Center for the Arts presents "Still"

LUX Center for the Arts presents Still by Carol Thompson. Nebraska artist, Carol Thompson, will show recent still life ...

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Venue: LUX Center for the Arts - East Gallery
Location: 2601 N. 48th Street
Phone: (402) 466-8692
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09/19/2017

Noyes Gallery September Focus Gallery Exhibit

Focus Gallery Exhibit First Friday Event, September 1, 6-9 p.m. Lane Zimbelman – Acrylic Coleen Brill - Mixed Medi...

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Venue: Noyes Fine Art Gallery & Studios
Location: 119 S. 9th Street
Phone: (402) 475-1061