Event Date Time Location Category
Lincoln Trail-A-Thon 2020 1/1/21 - 12/31/21 Various hours Trails within the Lincoln city limits Family
Poop & Paws - Investigating Clues Animals Leave Behind 1/31/21 - 9/26/21 9:30am-4:30pm Wed.-Sat., 12:30-4:30pm Sun. Morrill Hall Family, Misc.
Cornhusker Classic AQHA Show 6/9/21 - 6/20/21 TBA Lancaster Event Center Family, Misc.
Lincoln Children’s Museum presents Superhero Week Camp 6/14/21 - 6/18/21 8am-4:30pm Mon.-Fri. Lincoln Children's Museum Family
Lincoln Saltdogs vs Houston Apollos 6/15/21 - 6/17/21 7:05pm Tues., 12:05pm Wed., 7:05pm Thurs. Haymarket Park Sports, Family
Third Tuesday Bird Walks 6/15/21 8-10am Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center Family, Misc.
Wild Wednesday at Lincoln Children's Zoo 6/16/21 10am-8pm Lincoln Children's Zoo Family
Friday Nights Live Summer Concert Series presents The 402 6/18/21 6:30-8:30pm SouthPointe Pavilions in the Center Courtyard Music, Family
John Breslow Ice Hockey Center presents Public Skate 6/18/21 - 6/20/21 7:30-9:30pm Fri., 12:30-2:30pm & 7:30-9:30pm Sat., 3-5pm Sun. John Breslow Ice Hockey Rink Family, Misc.
Movies in the Park presents Harry and the Henderson’s 6/18/21 8:45-9pm Movie starts Irving Recreation Center Greenspace Film, Family
Hyde Observatory Free Programs 6/19/21 Sunset-11pm Hyde Observatory Family, Misc.
June Archery Hike 6/19/21 12-6pm Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center Family
Juneteenth 6/19/21 12-5pm Trago Park Family, Misc.
Lincoln Arts Festival 6/19/21 - 6/20/21 10am-6pm Sat., 10am-5pm Sun. Canopy Street & The Railyard in Lincoln's Historic Haymarket District Music, Arts, Family
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 6/19/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Frogs and Floats (Family Registration) 6/20/21 1-3pm Pioneers Park Nature Center Family, Misc.
Nebraska Football Road Race 6/20/21 8am One-mile Fun Run, 8:30am 5K Run Stadium Drive - west side of Memorial Stadium (start & finish point) Sports, Family
Super Summer Solstice Field Day 6/20/21 2-4pm Southern Heights Food Forest Family
Lincoln Children’s Museum presents Make A Mess Week Camp 6/21/21 - 6/25/21 8am-4:30pm Mon.-Fri. Lincoln Children's Museum Family
Lincoln Saltdogs vs Sioux City Explorers 6/22/21 - 6/24/21 7:05pm Tues.-Thurs. Haymarket Park Sports, Family
Turn N Burn Barrel Race 6/23/21 5:30pm Lancaster Event Center Family, Misc.
Wild Wednesday at Lincoln Children's Zoo 6/23/21 10am-8pm Lincoln Children's Zoo Family
Johnny Manhattan Orchestra 6/24/21 7:30pm The Lied Center for Performing Arts Music, Family
Friday Nights Live Summer Concert Series presents AMFM 6/25/21 6:30-8:30pm SouthPointe Pavilions in the Center Courtyard Music, Family
Lincoln Saltdogs vs Kansas City Monarchs 6/25/21 - 6/27/21 7:05pm Fri. & Sat., 1:35pm Sun. Haymarket Park Sports, Family
Movies in the Park presents The Croods: A New Age 6/25/21 8:45-9pm Movie starts Air Park Recreation Center Greenspace Film, Family
Hyde Observatory Free Programs 6/26/21 Sunset-11pm Hyde Observatory Family, Misc.
"Ruby Slippers" Wizard of Oz book reading by Dana Clements 6/26/21 2-3:30pm Noyes Art Gallery Facebook Live Event Family, Misc.
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 6/26/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Let's Go Birding Together 6/27/21 10:30am Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center Family, Misc.
Virtual Sunday with a Scientist: Anthropology in Action 6/27/21 2-2:45pm Morrill Hall - Facebook Live Family
Firefly Family Picnic 6/28/21 7:30pm Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center Family, Misc.
Lincoln Children’s Museum presents Ms. Frizzle And The Magic School Bus Week Camp 6/28/21 - 7/2/21 8am-4:30pm Mon.-Fri. Lincoln Children's Museum Family
Firefly Family Picnic 6/30/21 7:30pm Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center Family, Misc.
Turn N Burn Barrel Race 6/30/21 5:30pm Lancaster Event Center Family, Misc.
Wild Wednesday at Lincoln Children's Zoo 6/30/21 10am-8pm Lincoln Children's Zoo Family
American Ballet Theatre Across America 7/1/21 8:15pm Pioneers Park Family, Misc.
Friday Nights Live Summer Concert Series presents Hardwood Dash 7/2/21 6:30-8:30pm SouthPointe Pavilions in the Center Courtyard Music, Family
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 7/3/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Try Archery 7/3/21 1-2pm Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center Family, Misc.
Youth Sports Adventure Run 7/3/21 9-10am Wright Park Sports, Family
Lincoln Children’s Museum presents Master Builder Week Camp 7/5/21 - 7/9/21 8am-4:30pm Mon.-Fri. Lincoln Children's Museum Family
Lincoln Saltdogs vs Sioux City Explorers 7/6/21 - 7/8/21 7:05pm Tues.-Thurs. Haymarket Park Sports, Family
Wild Wednesday at Lincoln Children's Zoo 7/7/21 10am-8pm Lincoln Children's Zoo Family
Friday Nights Live Summer Concert Series presents Boom Band 7/9/21 6:30-8:30pm SouthPointe Pavilions in the Center Courtyard Music, Family
Lincoln Saltdogs vs Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks 7/9/21 - 7/11/21 6:45pm Fri. & Sat., 1:35pm Sun. Haymarket Park Sports, Family
Movies in the Park presents Tom and Jerry 7/9/21 8:45-9pm Movie starts Antelope Park Bandshell Film, Family
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 7/10/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Lincoln Mile 7/11/21 8am Lincoln Running Company Sports, Family
Lincoln Children’s Museum presents H2O Whoa Week Camp 7/12/21 - 7/16/21 8am-4:30pm Mon.-Fri. Lincoln Children's Museum Family
Wild Wednesday at Lincoln Children's Zoo 7/14/21 10am-8pm Lincoln Children's Zoo Family
Pinewood Bowl's 71st Annual Summer Musical The Addams Family 7/15/21 - 7/18/21 5:30pm Gates Open, TBA Show Begins Pinewood Bowl Amphitheater Music, Family
Friday Nights Live Summer Concert Series presents Come Together Band 7/16/21 6:30-8:30pm SouthPointe Pavilions in the Center Courtyard Music, Family
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 7/17/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Try Archery 7/17/21 1-2pm Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center Family, Misc.
2021 National High School Finals Rodeo 7/18/21 - 7/24/21 9am & 7pm Lancaster Event Center Sports, Family
Lincoln Children’s Museum presents Storybook S.T.E.M. Week Camp 7/19/21 - 7/23/21 8am-4:30pm Mon.-Fri. Lincoln Children's Museum Family
Lincoln Saltdogs vs Kansas City Monarchs 7/20/21 - 7/22/21 7:05pm Tues.-Thurs. Haymarket Park Sports, Family
Third Tuesday Bird Walks 7/20/21 8-10am Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center Family, Misc.
Wild Wednesday at Lincoln Children's Zoo 7/21/21 10am-8pm Lincoln Children's Zoo Family
Pinewood Bowl's 71st Annual Summer Musical The Addams Family 7/22/21 - 7/25/21 5:30pm Gates Open, TBA Show Begins Pinewood Bowl Amphitheater Music, Family
Friday Nights Live Summer Concert Series presents The Innocence 7/23/21 6:30-8:30pm SouthPointe Pavilions in the Center Courtyard Music, Family
Movies in the Park presents Raya and the Last Dragon 7/23/21 8:45-9pm Movie starts Belmont Recreation Center Playground Film, Family
Family Skate Night 2021 7/24/21 5:15-7:15pm John Breslow Ice Hockey Center Family, Misc.
Party in the Park 7/24/21 10am-1pm Mourning Hope Grief Center Family, Misc.
"Ruby Slippers" Wizard of Oz book reading by Dana Clements 7/24/21 2-3:30pm Noyes Art Gallery Facebook Live Event Family, Misc.
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 7/24/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Try Archery 7/24/21 1-2pm Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center Family, Misc.
Lincoln Children’s Museum presents Workin' on the Railroad Week Camp 7/26/21 - 7/30/21 8am-4:30pm Mon.-Fri. Lincoln Children's Museum Family
Wild Wednesday at Lincoln Children's Zoo 7/28/21 10am-8pm Lincoln Children's Zoo Family
Lancaster County Super Fair 7/29/21 - 8/7/21 See website for schedule Lancaster Event Center Food, Family, Misc.
Friday Nights Live Summer Concert Series presents Hector Anchondo Band 7/30/21 6:30-8:30pm SouthPointe Pavilions in the Center Courtyard Music, Family
Lincoln Saltdogs vs Winnipeg Goldeyes 7/30/21 - 8/1/21 7:05pm Fri. & Sat., 1:35pm Sun. Haymarket Park Sports, Family
Hickman Hay Days 7/31/21 All day Hickman, NE Family, Misc.
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 7/31/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Lincoln Children’s Museum presents Wizarding World Week Camp 8/2/21 - 8/6/21 8am-4:30pm Mon.-Fri. Lincoln Children's Museum Family
Lincoln Saltdogs vs Houston Apollos 8/3/21 - 8/5/21 7:05pm Tues.-Thurs. Haymarket Park Sports, Family
Movies in the Park presents Dolittle 8/3/21 8:45-9pm Movie starts Calvert Recreation Center Greenspace Film, Family
Wild Wednesday at Lincoln Children's Zoo 8/4/21 10am-8pm Lincoln Children's Zoo Family
Nebraska Ribfest 8/5/21 - 8/7/21 5-11pm Thurs., 1-11pm Fri. & Sat. Lancaster Event Center Music, Food, Family
Friday Nights Live Summer Concert Series presents Keep Push’n 8/6/21 6:30-8:30pm SouthPointe Pavilions in the Center Courtyard Music, Family
Movies in the Park presents Coco 8/6/21 8:45-9pm Movie starts F Street Community Center Turf Film, Family
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 8/7/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Try Archery 8/7/21 1-2pm Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center Family, Misc.
Lincoln Children’s Museum presents Shark Week Week Camp 8/9/21 - 8/13/21 8am-4:30pm Mon.-Fri. Lincoln Children's Museum Family
Turn N Burn Barrel Race 8/11/21 5:30pm Lancaster Event Center Family, Misc.
Wild Wednesday at Lincoln Children's Zoo 8/11/21 10am-8pm Lincoln Children's Zoo Family
Friday Nights Live Summer Concert Series presents Josh Hoyer & Soul Colossal 8/13/21 6:30-8:30pm SouthPointe Pavilions in the Center Courtyard Music, Family
Lincoln Saltdogs vs Gary Southshore RailCats 8/13/21 - 8/15/21 7:05pm Fri. & Sat., 1:35pm Sun. Haymarket Park Sports, Family
Movies in the Park presents Little Giants 8/13/21 8:45-9pm Movie starts Antelope Park Bandshell Film, Family
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 8/14/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Try Archery 8/14/21 1-2pm Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center Family, Misc.
Lincoln Saltdogs vs Chicago Dogs 8/17/21 - 8/19/21 6:05pm Mon. - Wed. Haymarket Park Sports, Family
Third Tuesday Bird Walks 8/17/21 8-10am Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center Family, Misc.
Turn N Burn Barrel Race 8/18/21 5:30pm Lancaster Event Center Family, Misc.
Wild Wednesday at Lincoln Children's Zoo 8/18/21 10am-8pm Lincoln Children's Zoo Family
Cornhusker Marching Band Exhibition Show 8/20/21 7pm Memorial Stadium Music, Family
Friday Nights Live Summer Concert Series presents Jarana 8/20/21 6:30-8:30pm SouthPointe Pavilions in the Center Courtyard Music, Family
Lincoln Saltdogs vs Sioux Falls Canaries 8/20/21 - 8/22/21 7:05pm Fri. & Sat., 1:35pm Sun. Haymarket Park Sports, Family
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 8/21/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Turn N Burn Barrel Race 8/25/21 5:30pm Lancaster Event Center Family, Misc.
Wild Wednesday at Lincoln Children's Zoo 8/25/21 10am-8pm Lincoln Children's Zoo Family
Hub & Soul Music Series presents The UNL Faculty Jazz All-Stars featuring Jackie Allen 8/26/21 5:30-8:30pm Union Plaza Amphitheatre Music, Family
Lincoln Saltdogs vs Cleburne Railroaders 8/26/21 - 8/29/21 6:05pm Thurs., 7:05pm Fri. & Sat., 1:35pm Sun. Haymarket Park Sports, Family
"Ruby Slippers" Wizard of Oz book reading by Dana Clements 8/28/21 2-3:30pm Noyes Art Gallery Facebook Live Event Family, Misc.
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 8/28/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Lincoln Saltdogs vs Milwaukee Milkmen 8/31/21 - 9/2/21 6:05pm Tues., 11:05am Wed., 6:05pm Thurs. Haymarket Park Sports, Family
Turn N Burn Barrel Race 9/1/21 5:30pm Lancaster Event Center Family, Misc.
Hub & Soul Music Series presents Bottle Tops and Jack Hotel 9/2/21 5:30-8:30pm Union Plaza Amphitheatre Music, Family
2021 Solo National Championship 9/3/21 - 9/11/21 All Day Lincoln Airpark Sports, Family
Emerge Lnk: Mural + Street Art Festival 9/3/21 - 9/4/21 5-8pm Fri. & Sat. LUX Center for the Arts Music, Food, Arts, Family
Lincoln Saltdogs vs Houston Apollos 9/3/21 - 9/6/21 7:05pm Fri. & Sat., 1:35pm Sun. & Mon. Haymarket Park Sports, Family
Nebraska Quarter Horse Labor Day Show 9/3/21 - 9/5/21 TBA Lancaster Event Center Family, Misc.
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 9/4/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Herbie Hancock 9/7/21 TBA The Lied Center for Performing Arts Music, Family
Hub & Soul Music Series presents Mesonjixx and The Fey 9/9/21 5:30-8:30pm Union Plaza Amphitheatre Music, Family
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 9/11/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
40th All Makes Auto & Truck Show 9/12/21 8-10am Registration, 8am-4pm Show hours Southeast Community College Family, Misc.
Turn N Burn Barrel Race 9/15/21 5:30pm Lancaster Event Center Family, Misc.
Hub & Soul Music Series presents Wildwoods and Lloyd McCarter and The Honky Tonk Revival 9/16/21 5:30-8:30pm Union Plaza Amphitheatre Music, Family
Nebraska Silver Classic 9/17/21 - 9/19/21 TBA Lancaster Event Center Family, Misc.
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 9/18/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Buffalo Run - 45th Annual 9/19/21 8am Pioneers Park (Start and Finish at the top of the Pinewood Bowl) Sports, Family
Third Tuesday Bird Walks 9/21/21 8-10am Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center Family, Misc.
Turn N Burn Barrel Race 9/21/21 5:30pm Lancaster Event Center Family, Misc.
Hub & Soul Music Series presents 23rd Vibration and Jarana 9/23/21 5:30-8:30pm Union Plaza Amphitheatre Music, Family
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 9/25/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Streets Alive! 2021 9/26/21 1-4:30pm South Salt Creek Neighborhood Family, Misc.
Take 2 Childrens Consignment Sale 9/29/21 - 10/3/21 10am-7pm Thurs.-Sat., 10am-3pm Sun. Lancaster Event Center Family, Misc.
Turn N Burn Barrel Race 9/29/21 5:30pm Lancaster Event Center Family, Misc.
Hub & Soul Music Series presents Golden Studio and A Ferocious Jungle Cat 9/30/21 5:30-8:30pm Union Plaza Amphitheatre Music, Family
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 10/2/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Turn N Burn Barrel Race 10/6/21 5:30pm Lancaster Event Center Family, Misc.
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 10/9/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Pat Metheny Side-Eye with James Francies and Joe Dyson 10/11/21 TBA The Lied Center for Performing Arts Music, Family
2021 Annual Book Sale 10/14/21 - 10/17/21 TBA Lancaster Event Center Family, Misc.
2021 National Reining Horse 10/15/21 - 10/17/21 TBA Lancaster Event Center Family, Misc.
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 10/16/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Third Tuesday Bird Walks 10/19/21 8-10am Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center Family, Misc.
Turn N Burn Barrel Race 10/20/21 5:30pm Lancaster Event Center Family, Misc.
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 10/23/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 10/30/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 11/6/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
2021 Lincoln Veterans Day Parade 11/7/21 2pm State Capital Family, Misc.
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 11/13/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 11/20/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 11/27/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 12/4/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Holiday Run 12/5/21 10am Pioneers Park (starting and finishing point) Sports, Family
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 12/11/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Saturdays at Prairie Pines 12/18/21 9am-5pm Prairie Pines Family
Cabin Fever Antique Show 1/7/22 - 1/8/22 TBA Lancaster Event Center Family, Misc.
Lincoln Women's Expo 1/15/22 10am-5pm Sat., 10am-4pm Sun. Lancaster Event Center Family, Misc.
Charlie & The Chocolate Factory 1/27/22 - 1/29/22 7:30pm Thurs. & Fri., 2pm & 7:30pm Sat. The Lied Center for Performing Arts Music, Family
Boat, Sport, & Travel Show 2/4/22 - 2/6/22 TBA Lancaster Event Center Family, Misc.
Rocky Maninelli Car Swap Meet 3/6/22 7am Doors Open Lancaster Event Center Family, Misc.
Riverdance 3/8/22 - 3/10/22 7:30pm Tues.-Thurs. The Lied Center for Performing Arts Music, Family
Husker Lawn and Leisure Show 3/18/22 - 3/20/22 5-9pm Fri., 10am-7pm Sat., 11am-5pm Sun. Lancaster Event Center Family, Misc.
Madagascar The Musical 4/2/22 3pm & 7:30pm The Lied Center for Performing Arts Music, Family
The Band's Visit 4/9/22 - 4/10/22 3pm & 8pm Sat., 1:30pm & 7pm Sun. The Lied Center for Performing Arts Music, Family
Weatherfest and Central Plains Severe Weather Symposium 4/9/22 TBA Nebraska Innovation Campus Family, Misc.
Come From Away 4/27/22 - 5/1/22 7:30pm Wed.-Fri., 2pm & 7:30pm Sat. & Sun. The Lied Center for Performing Arts Music, Family
2022 Lincoln ProSolo 5/27/22 - 5/30/22 All Day Lincoln Airpark Sports, Family
2022 Solo National Championship 9/2/22 - 9/10/22 All Day Lincoln Airpark Sports, Family
2022 National Reining Horse 10/14/22 - 10/16/22 TBA Lancaster Event Center Family, Misc.
Weatherfest and Central Plains Severe Weather Symposium 4/1/23 TBA Nebraska Innovation Campus Family, Misc.
2026 National High School Rodeo Championship 7/19/26 - 7/25/26 TBA Lancaster Event Center Sports, Family
2027 National High School Rodeo Championship 7/17/27 - 7/25/27 TBA Lancaster Event Center Sports, Family