Outdoor public swimmimg pools are generally open from 1-8 p.m. Monday-Friday; 1-6 p.m. Saturday-Sunday through the summer, weather permitting. Pool season is May 25- August 11. Call the pools for fees. For a listing of neighborhood pools, call Lincoln Parks and Recreation at 402-441-7847. No swimming is allowed in the lakes in city parks.
Home of the award winning TADA Productions, Inc. The TADA Theatre produces award-winning professional theatrical productions as well as stand-up comedy, cabarets and more.
Taylor Park is a neighborhood park of 20 acres, bisected by a stream running from south to north. The land for the park was donated to the city on August 30th, 1963 by Eldin E. Taylor and his wife Bertha, with the adjoining residential areas developed in the 1960s & 70s. The park is located between the Taylor Meadows, Taylor Greens, Eastridge and Taylor Park neighborhoods, and adjacent to Eastridge Elementary School.
The Railyard on Canopy Street is Lincoln, Nebraska's premier entertainment district located across the street from the Pinnacle Bank Arena. This vibrant venue features 13+ restaurants & bars, live entertainment, a public market, and the Cube mega screen.
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The Railyard Ice Rink is a seasonal outdoor ice skating rink opening this December 2013 through February 2014 in the new Railyard entertainment district on Canopy Street.
This fun wintertime tradition is the first of its kind in Lincoln, Nebraska! Enjoy the holiday season with your family and friends and experience all that the Railyard has to offer.
The rink is open to the public seven days a week and is located in the West Haymarket just across the street from the Pinnacle Bank Arena.
ADMISSION & RENTAL FEES
Admission is FREE for all ages.
Every skater must check in at the ice rink kiosk to sign a waiver of liability and receive a wristband before entering the rink.
Adults 12 and up- $9.00
HOURS OF OPERATION
Mon-Thurs 4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday 4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Sunday 12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
The STAGE Theater is a non-profit community theater located in the heart of downtown Hickman, NE, sharing a mission to create a genuine, inclusive, artistic community - YOUR community - built through collaboration that produces an exceptional professional-quality theatrical experience.
Hours: By apointment only.; Closed all state holidays.
Cost: $3 for adults, children under 18 free with accompanying adult.
Dedicated as the Nebraska Statehood Memorial in 1968, the Kennard House is the oldest standing structure in Lincoln’s original plat. At the 1869 Italianate home of Nebraska’s first Secretary of state Thomas P. Kennard, you will learn about the excitement of creating a new state capital, and you see the formality of Victorian lifestyles. The oldest residence in Lincoln has been restored to the 1870’s era. Group tours available. Call today to book your “tour of Yesterday.”
Hours: Daylight hours only.
Cost: No fee
This is an outdoor, modular unit skate park. Posted rules and regulations.
Lincoln’s extensive trail system has been recognized as some of the best in the nation. More than 128 miles of trails are available for walking, hiking, running, biking and rollerblading. Most are paved. The Lower Platte South Natural Resources District has a limestone trail along Salt Creek, from Calvert Street to Rosa Parks Way. The NRD also maintains MoPac East, east of 84th Street. Pioneers Park and the trails around the Nature Center attract naturalists. Trails throughout the seven-mile-long Wilderness Park also are popular for viewing birds, deer, and other wildlife. For more information on local trails, go to http://www.gptn.org.