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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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07/17/2019

Liz Axford: Overlay

Originally a painter and then an architect, Liz Axford turned to textiles in the late 1980s, as the Studio Craft movemen...

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Venue: International Quilt Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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07/17/2019

LUX Center for the Arts presents Pop of Color

The LUX Center in collaboration with the Lincoln Country Club present a summer long pop-up show titled Pop of Color. Th...

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Venue: Country Club of Lincoln
Location: 3200 S. 24th Street
Website: luxcenter.org
Phone: (402) 466-8692
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07/17/2019

LUX Center for the Arts presents Shades, Shapes, and Story-Lines

The exhibit, Shades, Shapes, and Story-Lines, showcases prints that tell a story. From the earliest cave paintings to th...

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Venue: Lux Center for the Arts
Location: 2601 N 48th St.
Website: luxcenter.org
Phone: (402) 466-8692
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07/17/2019

LUX Center for the Arts presents Slipping Glimpse by Taylor Woolwine

ARTIST Taylor Woolwine RECEPTION 07/05/2019 - 5:00pm EAST GALLERY July 2019 MEDIUM DrawingPainting

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Venue: Lux Center for the Arts
Location: 2601 N 48th St.
Website: luxcenter.org
Phone: (402) 466-8692
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07/17/2019

LUX Center for the Arts presents Stephen Dinsmore

Join us to celebrate this beautiful assortment of Stephens work for the summer months! Cool off and dive into these col...

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Venue: Lux Center for the Arts
Location: 2601 N 48th St.
Website: luxcenter.org
Phone: (402) 466-8692
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07/17/2019

Miller Time Live presents Jason Mayer

Wednesdays. 7pm-10pm We're bringing you Miller Time Live with live music from the Lincoln area! Miller Time Live List...

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Venue: Miller Time Pub
Location: 333 S. 13th St
Phone: (402) 489-2337
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07/17/2019

National Zookeeper Week

We are celebrating National Zookeeper Week! All of the Zookeepers at the Zoo spend countless hours giving our animals th...

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Venue: Lincoln Children's Zoo
Location: 1222 S 27th Street
Phone: (402) 475-6741
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07/17/2019

Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery features Shelley Thornton's Textile Art Dolls

In 1992, Shelley Thornton, a lifelong artist, turned to the medium of textiles, creating one-of-a-kind cloth art dolls w...

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Venue: Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery UNL East Campus
Location: 1650 N. 35th Street
Phone: (402) 472-5449
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07/17/2019

Serving Hands - A Public Art Project

Serving Hands will feature 39 six-foot-tall fiberglass hand sculptures and 12 small scale models in a traveling exhibiti...

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Venue: Citywide
Location: Citywide
Phone: (402) 430-5923
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07/17/2019

Start Your Engines Exhibit

Relive the memories of dirt track racing in Nebraska during the 1950s and 1960s as you walk through the Start Your Engin...

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