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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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12/15/2018

Mark Dunn Collection

Mark Dunn Collection September 7, 2018-January 12, 2019 Peg Coryell Gallery Mark Dunn, president and owner of Moda ...

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Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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12/15/2018

Museum Builders: A Story of Friendship & Fossils Exhibit

This temporary exhibit explores the history of paleontology and the friendship that led to the construction of the Unive...

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Venue: Morrill Hall
Location: 645 N. 14th Street
Phone: (402) 472-2637
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12/15/2018

Nebraska Unwrapped: Selections for the Collections

Almost 150 objects archeological and historic artifacts connect visitors to the stories of Nebraskans both notable and n...

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Venue: Nebraska History Museum
Location: 131 Centennial Mall North
Phone: (402) 471-4782
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12/15/2018

Noyes Art Gallery December Focus Show

Hosted by Janna Harsch with Layne Mills, Kevin Baker, Peggy Alloway, Steve O'Hare, Lesley Darling, Amanda Sweet, and Ste...

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Venue: Noyes Art Gallery
Location: 119 S 9th Street
Phone: (402) 475-1061
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12/15/2018

Sheldon Treasures

Sheldon continues an exhibition of some of its most important and best known objects, including works by Constantin Bran...

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Venue: Sheldon Museum of Art
Location: 12th and R streets
Phone: (402) 472-2461
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12/15/2018

Southern Quilts from the Kathlyn Sullivan Collection

Today, quilt collectors and aficionados know the bright, yellow-orange fabrics that were staples of late nineteenth-cent...

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Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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12/15/2018

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
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12/15/2018

STELLAR Small Prints 2 - Invitational Exhibition

STELLAR Small Prints 2 – Invitational Exhibition Constellation Studios Lincoln, Nebraska December 1, 2018 – January 26,...

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Venue: Constellation Studios
Location: 2055 'O' Street
Phone: (402) 429-8239
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12/16/2018

Approaching Landscape

Featuring more than ninety works from the museum’s permanent collection as well as several loans, Approaching Landscape ...

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Venue: Sheldon Museum of Art
Location: 12th and R streets
Phone: (402) 472-2461
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12/16/2018

Cheddar Quilts from the Joanna Rose Collection

Cheddar Quilts from the Joanna Rose Collection In 2011, 650 red and white quilts from the thousand-plus collection of...

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