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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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07/17/2019

150 Years of Red and White

This year marks the 150th anniversary of the charter that established the University of Nebraska as the state’s land gra...

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Venue: International Quilt Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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07/17/2019

Burkholder Project Exhibits July, 2019

First Friday Gallery Walk is July 5th, 5:30 – 8:00 pm Shows will run July 5th through July 30th and include the followi...

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Venue: The Burkholder Project
Location: 719 P Street
Phone: (402) 477-3305
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07/17/2019

Collecting and Recollecting

Collecting and Recollecting Throughout western India, people make quilts for practical reasons: to have something to sle...

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Venue: International Quilt Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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07/17/2019

Dualities: Emiko Toda Loeb's Double-Sided Quilts

Emiko Toda Loeb is best known for her double-sided Log Cabin quilts. Over many years, she developed an intricate process...

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Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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07/17/2019

Gallery Nine - Celebrating 25 Years

It's hard to believe, but it's been 25 years since Gallery 9 first opened it's doors at the Mission Arts Building, 124 S...

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Venue: Gallery Nine
Location: 124 S. 9th Street
Phone: (402) 477-2822
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07/17/2019

Kathy Caraccio Quilt Series

As a young girl, Kathy Caraccio practiced sewing, dressmaking, knitting and crochet. Her artistic focus shifted to print...

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Venue: International Quilt Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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07/17/2019

Liz Axford: Overlay

Originally a painter and then an architect, Liz Axford turned to textiles in the late 1980s, as the Studio Craft movemen...

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Venue: International Quilt Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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07/17/2019

LUX Center for the Arts presents Pop of Color

The LUX Center in collaboration with the Lincoln Country Club present a summer long pop-up show titled Pop of Color. Th...

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Venue: Country Club of Lincoln
Location: 3200 S. 24th Street
Website: luxcenter.org
Phone: (402) 466-8692
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07/17/2019

LUX Center for the Arts presents Shades, Shapes, and Story-Lines

The exhibit, Shades, Shapes, and Story-Lines, showcases prints that tell a story. From the earliest cave paintings to th...

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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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07/17/2019

LUX Center for the Arts presents Slipping Glimpse by Taylor Woolwine

ARTIST Taylor Woolwine RECEPTION 07/05/2019 - 5:00pm EAST GALLERY July 2019 MEDIUM DrawingPainting

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