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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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Calendar of Events

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01/27/2019

LUX Center for the Arts presents Love of the Land

Rolling hills, old barns with character, sunlit pastures, snow hi-lighting trees, and idyllic scenes of bucolic lives de...

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Venue: LUX Center for the Arts
Location: 2601 N. 48th Street
Phone: (402) 466-8692
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01/27/2019

Modern & Black Powder Gun Show

Primarily a modern firearms Gun Show, but includes related items such as ammo, targets, holsters, parts, and tools. Hunt...

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Venue: Lancaster Event Center
Location: 4100 N. 84th Street
Phone: (402) 441-6545
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01/27/2019

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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01/27/2019

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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01/27/2019

NWU Theater presents Hamlet

Shakespeare’s most complex work requires the simplest plug: Come see the greatest play ever written.

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Venue: Miller Theatre
Location: 51st Street and Huntington Ave
Phone: (402) 465-2384
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01/27/2019

Railyard Ice Rink Skating

The Railyard Ice Rink is a seasonal outdoor ice skating rink that has become a special wintertime tradition. Come with y...

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Venue: The Railyard Lincoln
Location: 350 Canopy Street
Phone: (531) 739-2191
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01/27/2019

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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01/27/2019

Stan & Ollie

Opening at The Ross on Friday, January 25, STAN & OLLIE pays tribute to a pair of beloved entertainers with an affection...

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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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01/27/2019

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
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01/27/2019

Stuart Davis: Arch Hotel

How does a painting come to be? This exhibition explores the question by looking closely at one of Sheldon Museum of Art...

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