Check Out Live Music and Theatre

Prepare to turn up the tunes and catch a live show at iconic venues like Pinnacle Bank Arena, Pinewood Bowl, The Lied Center for Performing Arts, The TADA Theatre or the Bourbon Theatre! Under-21 music and theater enthusiasts can groove to the rhythm of their favorite bands or get lost in the magic of captivating performances, making memories as iconic as the lyrics and as dramatic as the stage lights.
Concert in Bourbon Theatre


Try a New Coffee Shop

Get ready to embark on a caffeinated adventure through the cozy corners of Lincoln's coffee scene! Whether you're sipping at Rock ‘n’ Joe, recharging at The Charging Station or enjoying one of Lincoln’s many other cafés to stay Cool, Calm, and Caffeinated, coffee connoisseurs can indulge in conversations and brew-tiful moments at every corner. With so many to choose from, you can stir up some memories and experience a new coffee adventure each week!
Rock N Joe Coffee


Go Bowling

It’s time to strike up some fun at Sun Valley Lanes & Games, Hollywood Bowl, Parkway Lanes, Madsen’s Bowling & Billiards, Round1 Bowling & Arcade or Bob & Willie’s Wonderbowl! Whether you're rolling strikes or just goofing around with friends, bowlers of any age can lace up their shoes, grab a ball and unleash their inner champion. Bowl away boredom and roll your way into exhilarating moments!
Sun Valley Lanes and Games

Sip on Some Non-alcoholic Margaritas or Cocktails

Prepare to sip and savor some mocktail magic at spots like Blue Sushi and Carmela's Bistro! Or stop by Tipsy Tina’s to order a non-alcoholic margarita. Under-21 tastemakers can indulge in delightful concoctions bursting with flavor and creativity, turning every sip into an adventure for the taste buds. Raise a glass (or mocktail, of course) and toast to good times with friends!
Blue Sushi Sake Grill


Have a Movie Night

Get ready to cozy up and catch some flicks at Lincoln's Marcus Theatres, the Joyo Theatre, Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center or one of the Lincoln Airport’s drive-in movie nights! Movie buffs can immerse themselves in cinematic adventures under the stars or in the comfort of a theater seat as they munch on some buttery popcorn and delicious snacks. Get comfortable, dim the lights and embark on a movie marathon filled with laughter, tears and plenty of cheesy moments!

Play some Mini Golf

It’s time to get competitive! Prepare to tee off at Adventure Golf or Prehistoric Putt. Golfers can putt their way through dinosaur-themed landscapes or tackle challenging courses with water and hills, creating memories as amusing as the bright-colored balls they swing. Grab your clubs, embrace your inner kid and aim for a hole-in-one!

Prehistoric Putt

Grab some Appetizers at a Sports Bar

Get ready to score some food and fun at sports bars like Press Box, Brewsky's, Sportscasters, Big Red Restaurant & Sports Bar and so many more! Sports enthusiasts or anyone looking for an exciting environment can cheer on their favorite teams, munch on appetizers and soak in the electric atmosphere with friends.
DTN - ROS _ Brewsky's Food & Spirits

Dominate Sand Volleyball

Prepare to serve up some fun and spike your way to victory at Sun Valley Lanes & Games, Holmes Lake Park or at Spikes Beach Bar & Grille, where beach bums can dig their toes into the sand as they bump, set and spike with friends. Let’s come together and create memories as sun kissed as a day at the beach as we volley our way to laughter, friendship and victories!

Explore the Haymarket

Spice up your day and take a stroll through Lincoln's iconic Historic Haymarket with street art photo ops and endless adventures at hand! As you meander through the red brick streets, strike a pose against vibrant murals or explore the lights and noises, turning the day into a memory.
Burkholder Project Haymarket

Get Artsy

Unleash your inner artist at the LUX Center for the Arts, AR Workshop or Paint Yourself Silly! With brushes in hand and creativity ablaze, amateur crafters can swirl, splatter and sculpt their way to masterpiece moments. Dip into a palette of messy fun and brushstroke your way to unforgettable memories with friends!
Lux Art Alley

Go Show Your Support for Husker Athletics

Get ready to bleed red and show your Husker spirit at football, volleyball, basketball, baseball and all Husker sports! Fans of all ages can cheer on their favorite teams, wave their foam fingers and create a “Sea of Red” as a valued member of one of the country's greatest fanbases. Make memories as unforgettable as game-winning touchdowns and world-record-breaking attendance at women’s sporting events.
Football Game

Find Your Way Out of an Escape Room

Prepare for an adventure at Escape Lincoln, where thrill-seekers can test their wits and teamwork! From cracking codes to unraveling mysteries, it's the ultimate spot to escape boredom and immerse yourself in exhilarating challenges. Get ready to unlock a world of fun!

Have an Ice-cream Date with Friends

Come together with your crew and treat yourselves to a scoop-tacular adventure at 402 Creamery or Ivanna Cone in Lincoln! With flavors as wild as your imagination and cones stacked sky-high, these spots are the perfect pit stops for a group of pals looking to indulge in sweet memories and even sweeter treats.

402 Creamery

Have a Little Picnic

Assemble your squad and pack those picnic baskets because it's time to embark on an adventure at Pioneers Park in Lincoln! With sandwiches as big as the sky and laughs sweeter than lemonade, it's the perfect spot to enjoy a lazy day outdoors. Spread out that blanket and soak up the sunny goodness!

Watch the Sunrise/ Sunset

Gather your favorite people and witness the breathtaking spectacle of nature's canvas at Tanker Hill, one of Lincoln’s tallest hills, or at one of Lincoln’s many parks or trails! Whether it's the serene sunrise painting the sky with pastel hues or the enchanting sunset casting a golden glow, these spots offer adventurers a slice of tranquility and wonder in the heart of LNK.

Practice Your Pickleball Skills

Looking for fun under the Lincoln sun? Grab your paddle and volley your way to a good time at Peterson Pickleball Courts! Whether you're a newbie or a pro, this court is where the pickleball magic happens for enthusiasts seeking a slice of sporty fun in LNK!
Peterson Pickleball Courts

Do Some Local Shopping

Get ready to “shop ‘til you drop” and fill your bags with treasures at local boutiques like Pattino, 3 Daughters Boutique, Curio, Madida Clothing, Forever Faithful, Threads/Footloose & Fancy and so many more! Fashionistas can indulge in retail therapy, discover unique finds and strut their stuff with style, creating moments as fabulous as their new outfits.
Pattino Shoes

Party It Up in LNK’s Nightlife Scene

Prepare to dance the night away at Lincoln's hottest spots like Pla Mor Ballroom, The Royal Grove and Daus Has during their under-age/18+ nights! Under-21 party animals can groove to the beat, mingle with friends and soak in the atmosphere of these iconic venues, enjoying nights as exciting and vibrant as the neon lights that illuminate the dance floor.

Get Your Game Face on at Mana Board Game Café

Prepare to bring your A-game and satisfy your hunger for fun at Mana Games Café! With a mountain of games to choose from and snacks that'll make your taste buds dance, it's the ultimate destination for under-21 adventurers looking to roll the dice and spice up their day!
Mana Games

Have a Lake Day at Branched Oak

Get ready to paddle your way to fun at Branched Oak Lake! Adventurers 18 years or older can rent paddle boards or kayaks from Lincoln Paddle Company, and fun-lovers of any age can soak up the sun and dive into lake day activities. Whether it be a day of swimming and sunbathing or a cozy bonfire night with friends, this is the place to be! Make waves, toast marshmallows and cherish your time lakeside amidst a summer sunset.

Explore the City’s Museums

Embark on an adventure through the halls of knowledge at The University of Nebraska-Lincoln's campuses! From uncovering ancient fossils at Morrill Hall to marveling at masterpieces in the Sheldon Museum of Art and quilting your way through history at the International Quilt Museum, explorers can soak up culture and inspiration at every turn. Ignite your curiosity and search for historical and artistic treasures in LNK!