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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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01/19/2019

NWU Men's Basketball vs Luther College

Come out and support your Prairie Wolf as the take on Lurther College.

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Venue: Nebraska Wesleyan University - Snyder Arena
Location: 5000 St Paul Ave, Lincoln, NE, 68504
Phone: (402) 465-2245
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01/19/2019

NWU Theatre 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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01/19/2019

NWU Women's Basketball vs Luther College

Come out and support your Prairie Wolf as the take on Luther College.

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Venue: Nebraska Wesleyan University - Snyder Arena
Location: 5000 St Paul Ave, Lincoln, NE, 68504
Phone: (402) 465-2245
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01/19/2019

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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01/19/2019

Southern Quilts from the Kathlyn Sullivan Collection

Today, quilt collectors and aficionados know the bright, yellow-orange fabrics that were staples of late nineteenth-cent...

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Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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01/19/2019

Start Your Engines Exhibit

Relive the memories of dirt track racing in Nebraska during the 1950s and 1960s as you walk through the Start Your Engin...

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Venue: Nebraska History Museum
Location: 131 Centennial Mall North
Phone: (402) 471-4782
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01/19/2019

STELLAR Small Prints 2 - Invitational Exhibition

STELLAR Small Prints 2 – Invitational Exhibition Constellation Studios Lincoln, Nebraska December 1, 2018 – January 26,...

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Venue: Constellation Studios
Location: 2055 'O' Street
Phone: (402) 429-8239
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01/19/2019

Stuart Davis: Arch Hotel

How does a painting come to be? This exhibition explores the question by looking closely at one of Sheldon Museum of Art...

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Venue: Sheldon Museum of Art
Location: 12th and R streets
Phone: (402) 472-2461
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01/19/2019

Table Manners: Art and Food

What we eat, how we consume it, and where we source our food are expressive of our collective habits and desires. To tha...

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Venue: Sheldon Museum of Art
Location: 12th and R streets
Phone: (402) 472-2461
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01/19/2019

The Broadway Princess Party

The princesses are throwing a ball, and you’re invited! Broadway’s Cinderella, Tony Award® nominee Laura Osnes, and her ...

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