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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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04/23/2018

Sheldon Museum of Art presents Original Behavior

This exhibition brings together a small group of large works by artists who share an affinity for depicting the figure i...

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Venue: Sheldon Museum of Art
Location: 12th & R streets
Phone: (402) 472-2461
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04/23/2018

Sheldon Museum of Art presents Re-Seeing the Permanent Collection: The Long 1968

This year marks the 50th anniversary of 1968, a notable twelve months of worldwide political upheaval and burgeoning soc...

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Venue: Sheldon Museum of Art
Location: 12th & R streets
Phone: (402) 472-2461
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04/23/2018

Sheldon Museum of Art presents Sheldon Treasures

Sheldon debuts an ongoing, rotating gallery installation of some of its most important and best-known objects, including...

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Venue: Sheldon Museum of Art
Location: 12th & R streets
Phone: (402) 472-2461
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04/23/2018

Skizzy Mars

Live Music by Skizzy Mars Mon April 23, 2018 8:00 pm (Doors: 7:00 pm ) Bourbon Theatre 7 p.m. Doors || 8 p.m. Show ||...

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Venue: The Bourbon Theatre
Location: 1415 O Street
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04/23/2018

Sweet Country

Opening at The Ross on Friday, April 20, SWEET COUNTRY makes brilliant use of the Australian outback as the setting for ...

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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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04/23/2018

Tugboat Gallery Proudly Presents "A Second Guess"

Tugboat Gallery Proudly Presents "A Second Guess" featuring Chadric Devin, Kendall Johnson and Madison Svendgard Opening...

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Venue: Tugboat Gallery
Location: 116 N. 14th Street
Phone: (402) 477-6200
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04/23/2018

Uncovered: The Ken Burns Collection

As a collector, I'm looking for something that reflects my country back at me. Quilts rearrange my molecules when I look...

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Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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04/23/2018

UNL Wind Ensemble Performance

The Wind Ensemble will conclude its season with four works spanning more than forty years that nevertheless share a dram...

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Venue: Kimball Recital Hall
Location: 1113 R Street
Website: music.unl.edu
Phone: (402) 472-6865
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04/23/2018

Vision Maker Film Festival

Individual flm admission is at regular Ross prices. Individual tickets can be purchased online and at the Ross box offic...

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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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04/23/2018

What We Carried: Lincoln

Lincoln, Nebraska is currently home to the largest population of Yazidi (Yah-ZEE-dee) peoples in the United States. The ...

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