Archive for the ‘Community Events’ Category

Where Can You Go Hiking in the Lincoln, Nebraska Area?

Tuesday, June 16th, 2020
woman hiker stopped on trail in forest foot up on rock wearing hiking backpack

Summer is a great time to do a lot of outdoor activities. You can go camping with friends, enjoy a day on the lake with your family, and read a book on the porch. Another fun, and popular, activity to do during summer is to go hiking. You might have a favorite place to go hiking or you like to visit different trails. No matter your hiking habits, we’re here today to explore where you can go hiking in the Lincoln, Nebraska area. Read on to find some fun hiking spots!

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Get Fresh Food While Supporting Local Farmers and Businesses

Thursday, June 4th, 2020
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Beloved Community Farmers Markets Reopen in Lincoln, NE

The outbreak of COVID-19 has affected many businesses and events around the country. This includes temporary closings, postponed openings, reduced hours, and restricted business. However, through the tough times, beloved community farmers’ markets are reopening in Lincoln, NE. Two favorite markets are taking precautions to keep shoppers safe while getting local food. Read on to learn about the Sunday Farmers’ Market of College View and Haymarket Farmers’ Market.

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2019 New Year’s Eve events in Lincoln, NE?

Monday, December 23rd, 2019
Happy New Year's party favors

2019 New Year’s Eve Event List for Lincoln, NE

The New Year is always a good time, and this year in particular is looking to be a great one. With the aspirations of the Roaring 20s, many events are promising some serious old-school cool.

Take a peek at some of the 2019 New Year’s Eve events in Lincoln, NE.

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What are the best Halloween 2019 events in Lincoln, NE?

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019
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Fun Halloween 2019 Events for All Ages in Lincoln, NE

The month of spooks has once again arrived, and we can’t wait to get out and enjoy it. Leaves are falling, the air is turning crisp, and it’s time for haunted spirits to again ooze out from the woodwork.

To celebrate this horror-filled holiday, there’s a lot of great events going on in Lincoln this year. To get you started, we’ve compiled a few of our favorites. Whether you’re looking for something to occupy the kids or adults, we’ve got you covered.

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What should I do for Father’s Day 2019 in Lincoln?

Monday, June 3rd, 2019
Two men, presumably a father and son, stand on the deck of a cabin and stare off into a brisk late-autumn day in the woods. Text to the right say, "Father's Day 2019 in Lincoln NE".

Father’s Day 2019 Events in Lincoln, NE

If you’ve been pulling your hair out in anxiety over what to do for your dad for Father’s Day here in Lincoln this year, worry no more. We’ve compiled a few suggestions for fun activities to show your dad how much he means to you. Read on to get inspired! (more…)

What are the best Mother’s Day 2019 activities in Lincoln, NE?

Thursday, May 2nd, 2019
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Mother’s Day 2019 Activities in Lincoln, NE

Looking for a way to show your mom how much she means to you in Lincoln, but don’t know where to start? We’ve got some suggestions to help you out. Read on and check out a few of the interesting events going down for Mother’s Day in Lincoln this year. (more…)

St. Patrick’s Day Events in Lincoln NE 2019

Wednesday, March 6th, 2019
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What to do on Saint Patty’s Weekend?

We decided to take a look at St. Patrick’s weekend to give you some ideas how to celebrate this year. There are a variety of unique events going down in Lincoln. So strap up your suspenders, plop on a green top hat, and stick a clover in your mouth, because it’s time to ingest our St. Patrick’s weekend itinerary. (more…)

Where Can You Work Out in the Lincoln Area?

Monday, December 31st, 2018
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If you are like many people, your New Year’s Resolution is to do some form of working out. This is among the most common resolutions every year, and for good reason. Exercise has many benefits besides just burning some calories that you may have gained over the holidays. Continue reading below to learn more about these benefits as well as some places that you can exercise at in the Lincoln area! (more…)

Where can I buy a real Christmas tree near Lincoln, NE?

Friday, November 30th, 2018
where to find a christmas tree

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Make sure that you are in the Christmas spirit this year by participating in one of the biggest traditions – putting up a Christmas tree! We found a few local places that have real trees for sale this holiday season. Keep reading below to check out the list for yourself! (more…)

Check out these local orchards and pumpkin patches this fall near Lincoln, NE!

Thursday, September 20th, 2018
apples with local orchards

Fall is the perfect time to get outside and enjoy some of the beautiful scenes of the season. The fall colors are unbeatable, and the cool air is perfect for finding some warm cider or hot chocolate. A great way to get out and enjoy the weather is by visiting your local orchards and pumpkin patches! There are quite a few options in the surrounding towns of Lincoln, we have put together a short list below! (more…)