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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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04/20/2018

UNL Rodeo

Come and cheer on your Husker Rodeo Team as they welcome college rodeo athletes from across the Great Plains Region duri...

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Venue: Lancaster Event Center
Location: 4100 N. 84th Street
Phone: (402) 441-6545
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04/20/2018

Vision Maker Film Festival Honoring Buffy Sainte-Marie and Harriett Skye, Ph.D

Native Women to Receive Frank Blythe Award for Media Excellence Buffy Sainte-Marie (Cree) and Harriett Skye, Ph.D. (H...

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Venue: Van Brunt Visitors Center
Location: 313 N. 13th Street
Website: www.TheRoss.org
Phone: (402) 472-3113
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04/21/2018

2018 Nebraksa Science Olypiad

2018 NEBRASKA SCIENCE OLYMPIAD April 21, 2018: UNL EAST CAMPUS THE 31st NEBRASKA SCIENCE OLYMPIAD TOURNAMENT Te...

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Venue: UNL East Campus
Location: East Campus Loop
Phone: (402) 472-2644
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04/21/2018

African Poetry Book Fund Exhibit

An exhibit that tells the story of the first five years of African Poetry Book Fund (APBF) will be on display until May ...

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Venue: Love Library
Location: Love North, Second Floor
Phone: (402) 472-4408
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04/21/2018

Cabaret

Not to be confused with NWU Theatre's four 48th Street Cabaret weekends, this main stage show takes you straight to 1930...

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Venue: NWU McDonald Theatre
Location: 5000 St. Paul Av.
Phone: (402) 465-2384
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04/21/2018

Con 9 from Outer Space!

Lincoln's "comicon" event is in its ninth year! Join us April 20-22, 2018, at the Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel for ...

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Venue: The Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel
Location: 333 South 13th Street
Website: tiny.cc/cs9
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04/21/2018

Creative Lettering

Learn the basics of handlettering and watercolor painting. Everyone will complete a small abstract watercolor and letter...

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Venue: Art + Soul
Location: 5740 Hidcote Drive
Phone: (402) 483-1744
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04/21/2018

Dessert & Wine Pairing Class

Join is for a NEW event this year, a Dessert & Wine Pairing Class. A variety of delicious desserts will be paired with a...

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Venue: James Arthur Vineyards
Location: 2001 W. Raymond Rd., Raymond, NE
Phone: (402) 783-5255
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04/21/2018

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...

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Venue: Nebraska History Museum
Location: 131 Centennial Mall North
Phone: (402) 471-4782
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04/21/2018

Game Day Play Date - Spring Game Edition

GAME DAY PLAY DATE- SPRING GAME EDITION Coach Frost is making his Husker debut on April 21st during the Spring Game and...

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Venue: Lincoln Children's Museum
Location: 1420 P Street
Phone: (402) 477-4000