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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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06/19/2019

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
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06/19/2019

Mysterious Suggestions

Join us in June for "Mysterious Suggestions" featuring paintings by Robert Esquivel and Vonni Sparks - and ceramics by P...

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Venue: Gallery Nine
Location: 124 S. 9th Street
Phone: (402) 477-2822
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06/19/2019

Open Mic Night at Screamers

Bring your best original songs or perform your favorite cover. Here is your chance to be the star on the Screamers Stage...

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Venue: Screamers Dining & Cabaret
Location: 803 Q Street
Phone: (531) 500-2550
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06/19/2019

Pollinators on the Plaza

Celebrate National Pollinator Week with the family by learning all about the wonderful world of pollinators. This free e...

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Venue: Union Plaza
Location: 21st & “O” Street
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06/19/2019

Recent Acquisitions on Paper

While a number of works of art newly acquired by the museum have been featured in recent exhibitions, many have yet to b...

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Venue: Sheldon Museum of Art
Location: 12th and R streets
Phone: (402) 472-2461
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06/19/2019

Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery features Shelley Thornton's Textile Art Dolls

In 1992, Shelley Thornton, a lifelong artist, turned to the medium of textiles, creating one-of-a-kind cloth art dolls w...

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Venue: Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery UNL East Campus
Location: 1650 N. 35th Street
Phone: (402) 472-5449
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06/19/2019

SAE International’s Collegiate Design Series

More details to come

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Venue: Lincoln Airpark
Location: 3401 W Luke
Phone: (877) 606-7323
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06/19/2019

Saving Abel & Tantric

Live music by Saving Abel & Tantric

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Venue: The Royal Grove
Location: 340 W. Cornhusker Highway
Phone: (531) 500-6026
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06/19/2019

Serving Hands - A Public Art Project

Serving Hands will feature 39 six-foot-tall fiberglass hand sculptures and 12 small scale models in a traveling exhibiti...

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Venue: Citywide
Location: Citywide
Phone: (402) 430-5923
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06/19/2019

Sheldon Treasures

Sheldon continues an exhibition of some of its most important and best known objects, including works by Louise Bourgeoi...

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