Ways to Enjoy a Date Night

Looking for a way to make the most of your date nights? Lincoln provides plenty of ways to enjoy the company of that special someone while making unique memories.


Lied Center

Located near a variety of perfect date-night restaurants in downtown and only blocks away from the Historic Haymarket, the Lied Center for Performing Arts is the ideal place for any couple who enjoys the performing arts. From touring Broadway shows and ballet to award-winning symphony orchestras, cozy up at the Lied Center on your next date night.


Upscale Restaurants

Lincoln’s growing culinary scene is home to several upscale restaurants that guarantee a one-of-a-kind experience for your next date night. Whether it’s the reimagined American cuisine of DISH or the Italian inspired dishes featuring Nebraska beef of Casa Bovina, make it a delectable date night in Lincoln.

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The plethora of museums in Lincoln make it easy to have an unforgettable date night. From art museums like Kiechel Fine Art Gallery and Sheldon Museum of Art to unique museums like the Museum of American Speed and National Museum of Roller Skating, you’re sure to find your next favorite date night adventure.


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If you’re looking for something a little sportier to attend on your next date night, look no further than the wide variety of sporting events scattered throughout the city. Whether it’s a Lincoln Saltdogs game at Haymarket Park, a Stars game at the Ice Box or any of the numerous NCAA sports at the University of Nebraska, there’s something exciting to watch no matter the sport.



Hear that? That’s Lincoln’s growing music scene. Find your next favorite performers at Pinnacle Bank Arena, Bourbon Theatre or the Rococo Theatre, just to name a few.


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Looking for something to satisfy a competitive streak? Try one of the multiple axe throwing, escape room or bowling venues for a little bit of classic friendly competition.

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Quench Your Thirst

With Lincoln’s bustling craft beer scene, distilleries and cideries, it’s never hard to find somewhere to enjoy a beverage with someone special. Not to mention there’s plenty of great bars and nationally recognized speakeasies that give a one-of-a-kind experience.


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