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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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09/28/2021

Agrarian Spirit in the Homestead Era: Artwork from the Moseman Collection of Agrarian Art

Agrarian Spirit in the Homestead Era features sixty paintings, sculptures, and prints that reveal dramatic change in lan...

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Venue: Great Plains Art Museum
Location: 1155 Q Street
Phone: (402) 472-6220
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09/28/2021

Diverse Traditions: South Asian Quilts

South Asia is rich in quiltmaking traditions. Women have made quilts in this region for centuries and have used them in ...

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Venue: International Quilt Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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09/28/2021

Emerge Lnk: Mural

LUX Center for the Arts presents EMERGE LNK: Mural! This community project seeks to bring joy to our community as we eme...

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Venue: LUX Center for the Arts
Location: 2601 N 48th Street
Phone: (402) 466-8692
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09/28/2021

LUX Center for the Arts presents Nathan Murray

Nathan Murry Artist RECEPTION 09/03/2021 - 5:00pm WEST GALLERY September 2021 to October 2021 MEDIUM Ceramics

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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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09/28/2021

Modern Meets Modern

What happens when the “modern” of 100-plus years ago meets the “modern” of today? 150 years ago, quilts were undergoing ...

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Venue: International Quilt Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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09/28/2021

Nebraska’s Housing Stories & The NEw Attainable House

Nebraska’s Housing Stories & The NEw Attainable House FROM A NATIONAL NARRATIVE TO A STATE STORY At the beginning ...

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Venue: Nebraska History Museum
Location: 131 Centennial Mall North
Phone: (402) 471-4782
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09/28/2021

Nebraska Unwrapped: Selections from the Collections

Almost 150 objects archeological and historic artifacts connect visitors to the stories of Nebraskans both notable and n...

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Venue: Nebraska History Museum
Location: 131 Centennial Mall North
Phone: (402) 471-4782
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09/28/2021

Photographers and the Plains Indian

The Photographers and the Plains Indian exhibit was one of the first new exhibits in the Nebraska History Museum after i...

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Venue: Nebraska History Museum
Location: 131 Centennial Mall North
Phone: (402) 471-4782
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09/28/2021

Piecing Together the Past Exhibit

Many thousands of people lived their lives in Nebraska. They left no written records and we don't know their names or st...

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Venue: Nebraska History Museum
Location: 131 Centennial Mall, North
Phone: (402) 471-4782
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09/28/2021

Sheldon Museum of Art presents Framing a Legacy: Gifts from Ann and James Rawley

This exhibition is a celebration of gifts to the museum from longtime supporters Ann and James Rawley. It not only highl...

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Venue: Sheldon Museum of Art
Location: 12th and R Streets
Phone: (402) 472-2461