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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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01/29/2018

Small Talk

Founded in Britain in 1985 to develop and promote the quilt as an art form, the Quilt Art group currently includes artis...

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Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Location: 1523 N. 33rd Street
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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01/29/2018

The Shape of Water

Opening at The Ross on Friday, January 19, THE SHAPE OF WATER finds Guillermo del Toro at his visually distinctive best ...

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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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01/29/2018

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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01/29/2018

Voltage: Quilts by Erica Waaser

An architect and a native of Germany, Waaser creates contemporary studio quilts that recall Abstract Expressionism, Op-A...

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Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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01/30/2018

Call Me By Your Name

Opening at The Ross on Friday, January 19, CALL ME BY YOUR NAME offers a melancholy, powerfully affecting portrait of fi...

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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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01/30/2018

Collection Critters

All types of Great Plains animals from bison to horses to cranes to dogs will appear in sculpture, prints, photographs, ...

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Venue: Great Plains Art Museum
Location: 1155 Q St
Phone: (402) 472-6220
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01/30/2018

Cowboys from the Collection

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

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Venue: Great Plains Art Museum
Location: 1155 Q St
Phone: (402) 472-6220
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01/30/2018

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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01/30/2018

Facets: of Etching

View a spectrum of etching techniques and mixed media prints by Karen Kunc First Friday, January 5, 6 – 8pm Through Jan...

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Venue: Constellation Studios
Location: 2055 'O' Street
Phone: (402) 438-0049
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01/30/2018

Guts & Glory: A Parasite Story

Guts & Glory: A Parasite Story Opens April 22, 2017 A new temporary exhibit exploring the complex relationships of para...

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Venue: Morrill Hall
Location: 645 N 14th Street (roughly 14th and Vine)
Phone: (402) 472-2642