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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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10/22/2018

Capital Jazz Society Fall 2018 Series presents Lincoln Jazz Series - UNL Jazz Combos

The Capital Jazz Society will continue to provide quality jazz events every Monday night this fall at our new venue, Blu...

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Venue: Blue Blood Brewing Company
Location: 925 Robbers Cave Road
Phone: (402) 477-7899
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10/22/2018

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
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10/22/2018

Color and Contour: Provencal Quilts and Domestic Objects

COLOR AND CONTOUR: PROVENCAL QUILTS AND DOMESTIC OBJECTS Color and Contour: Provencal Quilts and Domestic Objects June...

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Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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10/22/2018

Color Quest Exhibit

What are your favorite colors? If you could design a quilt, what colors would you choose? Bright? Subdued? On-trend? Nat...

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Venue: Nebraska History Museum
Location: 131 Centennial Mall North
Phone: (402) 471-4782
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10/22/2018

Drawing with Tom Meyers

Tom Meyers, third Artist-In-Residence, will be hosting a workshop at The Cornhusker. Learn the basics of drawing while c...

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Venue: The Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel
Location: 333 S 13th Street
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10/22/2018

For Freedoms: In the future days ...

The enduring relevance of Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s 1941 “Four Freedoms” address— invoking freedom of speech, freedom ...

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Venue: Sheldon Museum of Art
Location: 12th and R streets
Phone: (402) 472-2461
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10/22/2018

Happy Raven presents Trivia Night

Join us every Monday night from 7-9 for Happy Raven Trivia. Teams of 2-4 compete over 6 rounds of questions.It's free to...

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Venue: The Happy Raven
Location: 122 N. 11th Street
Phone: (402) 742-0004
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10/22/2018

Helen Ericson and the American Quilt Revival

During the decades following World War II (1941-45), the United States launched space ships, built modern suburbs, emerg...

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Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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10/22/2018

Laura Petrovich-Cheney: Memory and Material

Laura Petrovich-Cheney: Memory and Material August 29-December 15, 2018 Pumphrey Family Gallery Trained as a sculpt...

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Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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10/22/2018

LUX Center for the Arts presents Compositional Clarity

Composition in the visual arts is the placement or arrangement of various elements or components to create a work of art...

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