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There is a never ending variety of exciting things to do here.

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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01/26/2019

Finishing School

The oldest resident of an upscale assisted living facility befriends one of the youngest, and they meet for a daily ritu...

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Venue: Lincoln Community Playhouse
Location: 2500 S 56th Street
Phone: (402) 489-7529
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01/26/2019

Great Plains 8-Ball Shootout

15th Annual Great Plains 8-Ball Shootout Lancaster Event Center Regional Team & Single Pool Tournament Adult & Junior...

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Venue: Lancaster Event Center
Location: 4100 N. 84th Street
Phone: (402) 441-6545
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01/26/2019

Hyde Observatory Free Programs

Enjoy programs about astronomy and space exploration, learn from knowledgeable volunteers, and take a peek into the univ...

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Venue: Hyde Observatory
Location: 3701 S 70th Street--south side of Holmes Lake in Holmes Park
Phone: (402) 441-7094
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01/26/2019

Lincoln Women's Expo

Nebraska's largest event geared towards women of all ages. The Annual Lincoln Women's Expo is HERE!!! Come see over 200...

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Venue: Lancaster Event Center
Location: 4100 N. 84th Street
Phone: (402) 416-6432
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01/26/2019

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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01/26/2019

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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01/26/2019

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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01/26/2019

Rennie Harris Puremovement

Experience the world’s leading hip-hop dance theatre company perform a program combining gospel music and hip-hop cultur...

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Venue: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Location: 301 N 12th Street
Phone: (402) 472-4747
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01/26/2019

Snug-as-a-Bug!

See how bugs and other critters survive the cold winter. Using magnifiers, microscopes, and mindful techniques, adult/c...

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Venue: Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center
Location: 11700 SW 100th St.
Phone: (402) 797-2301
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01/27/2019

Finishing School

The oldest resident of an upscale assisted living facility befriends one of the youngest, and they meet for a daily ritu...

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