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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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01/18/2019

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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01/18/2019

Discovering the Collection: A 20-year Journey

In 1997, I was a master’s student at Indiana University. I had just completed and submitted my application for the Unive...

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Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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01/18/2019

EPM Log Cabin Quilts

EPM Log Cabin Quilts The European Patchwork Meeting convenes every year in Ste-Marie-aux-Mines, in northeastern France,...

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Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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01/18/2019

Erma Bombeck: at Wit's End

A comic look at one of our country's most beloved voices, who captured the frustrations of her generation by asking, "If...

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Venue: Lincoln Community Playhouse
Location: 2500 S 56th Street
Phone: (402) 489-7529
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01/18/2019

John Walker: Moments of Observation

The vicissitudes of land and sea have provided rich subject matter for John Walker’s paintings over the past fifteen yea...

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Venue: Sheldon Museum of Art
Location: 12th and R streets
Phone: (402) 472-2461
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01/18/2019

LUX Center for the Arts presents A Sidelong Glance

At any given time, I carry around with me an assortment of odd, haptic experiences and visual impressions — how can I fo...

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Venue: LUX Center for the Arts
Location: 2601 N. 48th Street
Phone: (402) 466-8692
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01/18/2019

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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01/18/2019

LUX Center for the Arts presents Midwest Woodblock: Textures of Place

The LUX is proud to present Nebraskan woodcuts. Like the woodblock ready to be carved, the midwestern landscape was once...

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Venue: LUX Center for the Arts
Location: 2601 N. 48th Street
Phone: (402) 466-8692
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01/18/2019

Morgan Wallen, HARDY

Live Music by Morgan Wallen, HARDY

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Venue: The Bourbon Theatre
Location: 1415 O Street
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01/18/2019

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