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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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05/24/2018

Burkholder Project Exhibits May, 2018

Shows run May 1st through May 30th and include the following. ‘Nebraska Wanderings’ – Photographs by Bruce Thiel ‘New ...

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Venue: The Burkholder Project
Location: 719 P Street
Phone: (402) 477-3305
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05/24/2018

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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05/24/2018

Eiko Okano’s Delectable World

EIKO OKANO'S DELECTABLE WORLD Some people document their daily experiences with journal entries, photo snapshots, or so...

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Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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05/24/2018

Gallery Nine

In MAY, Gallery 9 will feature ceramics by Pam Young and paintings by Alias Kane and M.C. Anderson. On display May 2-27,...

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Venue: Gallery Nine
Location: 124 S. 9th Street
Website: Gallerynine.com
Phone: (402) 477-2822
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05/24/2018

LUX Center for the Arts presents American Graphic

Graphic art is a category of fine art which covers a broad range of visual artistic expression, typically two-dimensiona...

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Venue: Lux Center for the Arts
Location: 2601 N 48th St.
Website: luxcenter.org
Phone: (402) 466-8692
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05/24/2018

LUX Center for the Arts presents “Contrast △017” by Gillian Parke

LUX Center for the Arts presents “Contrast △017” by Gillian Parke. This exhibition will have an opening reception May 4,...

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Venue: Lux Center for the Arts
Location: 2601 N 48th St.
Website: luxcenter.org
Phone: (402) 466-8692
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05/24/2018

Molly Anderson: Intricate Embellishment

MOLLY ANDERSON: INTRICATE EMBELLISHMENT Beavers Terrace Gallery March 21-July 29, 2018 Molly Anderson’s ornate surf...

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Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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05/24/2018

Nebraska Unwrapped: Selections for the Collections

Almost 150 objects archeological and historic artifacts connect visitors to the stories of Nebraskans both notable and n...

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Venue: Nebraska History Museum
Location: 131 Centennial Mall North
Phone: (402) 471-4782
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05/24/2018

Rubendall Artist in Residence Henry Payer

Henry Payer is a Ho-Chunk multidisciplinary artist who works primarily with collage and mixed media to create bold and c...

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Venue: Great Plains Art Museum
Location: 1155 Q St
Phone: (402) 472-6220
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05/24/2018

Sheldon Museum of Art presents Havana

Havana May 21, 2018 through July 29, 2018 Michael Eastman's large-scale color photographs of Havana explore the de...

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