Play

There is a never ending variety of exciting things to do here.

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. 

Have an event to add to the calendar? Submit it for approval and we’ll be happy to post it to our event calendar and we’ll share it with Lincoln.

Calendar of Events

The Lincoln Convention and Visitors Bureau reserves the right to refuse publicity of events on Lincoln.org to any organization.

Event Picture
04/27/2018

Tugboat Gallery Proudly Presents "A Second Guess"

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

More»

Venue: Tugboat Gallery
Location: 116 N. 14th Street
Phone: (402) 477-6200
Event Picture
04/27/2018

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...

More»

Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
Event Picture
04/27/2018

What We Carried: Lincoln

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

More»

Venue: Nebraska History Museum
Location: 131 Centennial Mall North
Phone: (402) 471-4782
Event Picture
04/27/2018

Will Eisner: A Retrospective Exhibit

Will Eisner (1917-2005) was a pioneer who developed the American comic book industry. He created extraordinary graphic n...

More»

Venue: Love Library South, Second Floor, Room 222
Location: 13th & R streets
Phone: (402) 472-6987
Event Picture
04/28/2018

Cowboys from the Collection

Explore how this icon of American culture has been depicted over the last century through artworks selected from the per...

More»

Venue: Great Plains Art Museum
Location: 1155 Q St
Phone: (402) 472-6220
Event Picture
04/28/2018

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...

More»

Venue: Nebraska History Museum
Location: 131 Centennial Mall North
Phone: (402) 471-4782
Event Picture
04/28/2018

Fleeting and Bejeweled

In APRIL, Gallery 9 will feature new mixed media by Carol DeVall, photography by Bruce Thiel, and beadwork by Gabriela V...

More»

Venue: Gallery Nine
Location: 124 S 9th Street
Website: gallerynine.com
Phone: (402) 477-2822
Event Picture
04/28/2018

Kiechel Fine Art presents Francisco Souto Dicotomias

Francisco Souto was born in Venezuela, and received his BFA from the Herron School of Art in 2000, and his MFA from the ...

More»

Venue: Kiechel Fine Art
Location: 1208 O Street
Phone: (402) 420-9553
Event Picture
04/28/2018

Looking Past Skin: Our Common Thread

People have been moving throughout Nebraska for thousands of years. Looking Past Skin: Our Common Threads explores the ...

More»

Venue: Nebraska History Museum
Location: 131 Centennial Mall North
Phone: (402) 471-4782
Event Picture
04/28/2018

LUX Center for the Arts presents “Between the Shadow and the Soul” by Louise Deroualle

LUX Center for the Arts presents “Between the Shadow and the Soul” by Louise Deroualle. Louise Deroualle uses ceramic...

More»

Venue: LUX Center for the Arts
Location: 2601 N. 48th Street
Phone: (402) 466-8692