Arts & Entertainment

We will be providing updates here as many of our downtown art galleries, museums, and entertainment venues are adjusting their hours, closing, and rescheduling events. If you have an arts & entertainment update you would like us to add, please send it to

1867 Bar

1867 Bar is suspending regular operations until further notice. Until then, gift cards can be purchased via Venmo: Damnittkelsey (0630). These fund will go to the bar and the bar only. If you are wanting off-sale alcohol please message the 1867 Bar on Facebook to set up a time. Staff can meet you at the bar between 3pm-8pm or DELIVER to your house.

Bodega's Alley

All events have been canceled for the next 2 weeks. Bodega's Alley is closed until further notice. Merchandise and gift cards are available for order on their website.

Boiler Brewing Company

Onsite consumption has been suspended. Crowlers to go can still be ordered & picked up or delivered! Delivery orders go out tonight at 5:30, 7:30 and 9pm. Order by calling 531-500-5250.

The Bourbon Theatre

The Bourbon Theatre has canceled or postponed all shows through April 10th. Stay tuned to the Bourbon Theatre Facebook page for more immediate updates.

Burkholder Art Gallery

The Burkholder Project remains open at this point. All scheduled exhibits and events are proceeding as scheduled, including First Friday. For more information about their initiatives, visit the Burkholder Project Facebook page.

Chapin Studios & Gallery

Chapin Studios and Gallery is permanently closed.


All Monday Night Jazz, Thursday Night Live Performances and Sunday Night Trivia have been postponed. Artists and Events will be rescheduled in May, assuming it is in the best interest and health of the community. Take out and curbside pickup are available to order; call (402) 489-7445.

The Comedy Loft

No shows throughout the rest of the month of March. Check their Facebook page for their "social distancing comedy" quotes.

Duffy's Tavern

Normal daily operations at Duffy's have ceased until further notice. Off-sale liquor & "isolation party needs" available for delivery and pickup at their website.

Escape Lincoln

Escape room books are closed. Online shop offering merchandise and gift cards/certificates here. Email with any questions.

Gallery 9

Closed to the public except by appointment. To make an appointment to visit the gallery, please call Judith at (402) 570-4123 or send an email to

Great Plains Art Museum

The Great Plains Art Museum is closed until further notice.

Kiechel Fine Art

Visit Kiechel Fine Art on Facebook, Youtube and for live studio art events while the physical gallery is closed to the public.

The Lied Center for Performing Arts

All major events have been canceled or rescheduled through May 7th. A comprehensive list of events is available at the Lied Center Facebook page. Visit their website for ticket exchange, refund, and donation options. In addition, the Lied is putting on the Lied Live Online concert series. Learn about it here.

Lincoln Children's Museum

Boredom busters daily on the Lincoln Children's Museum Facebook page! The physical location is closed until further notice. Order a Bunny Basket and find more activities on their website.

Marcus Grand Theatre

The Marcus Grand Theatre is on an intermission and closed until further notice.

The Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center

The Ross is temporarily closed. All staff is working remotely. Email to make an appointment or ask a question.

Metro Gallery

The Metro Gallery is still currently open but not purchasing art. Check out their online auction at METRO 365 on Facebook!

Morrill Hall

Morrill Hall is closed to the public and will remain closed until further notice. 

Nebraska History Museum

The Nebraska History Museum is closed through April 5th. Visit their website for more info.

Nebraska Repertory Theatre

The upcoming performance of Pippin, originally scheduled for April 1st through April 11th has been canceled. Contact the Lied Center Ticket Office at (402) 472-4747 to donate, exchange, or have your ticket refunded.

Noyes Art Gallery

The Noyes Gallery will stay open as usual, Tuesday through Saturday 10am-5pm. The First Fridays and Third Fridays EVENINGS will NOT BE OPEN, FOR THE SHORT TERM. Artist exhibitions will still be installed and available for patrons to stop by during regular business hours.

O'Rourke's Tavern

Closed until further notice.

Pinnacle Bank Arena

Ticket box office is temporarily closed to the public until further notice. Events through April 18th have been canceled or postponed.

The Railyard

Events have been postponed and rescheduled dates will be announced via Facebook.

Rococo Theatre

All concerts through May 1st are being rescheduled. If you need information about a private event, send an email to or leave a message at (402) 476-6540.

Screamers Dining & Cabaret

Screamers Family Restaurant is closed to the public indefinitely.

Sheldon Museum of Art

Sheldon Museum of Art is closed to the public until further notice. Visit their website for updates.

The TADA Theatre

Events have been postponed and future programming is being adjusted. Consider donating to the TADA Theatre via their website.

Tavern on the Square

Tavern is currently closed to the public. Videos and livestreams will be available for your entertainment on the Tavern on the Square Facebook page.

Tomahawks Axe Throwing

Temporarily closed to the public. 

The Zoo Bar

The Zoo Bar is closed until further notice. Upcoming events have been postponed or canceled.

Downtown Lincoln NE

Downtown Lincoln Association

206 S 13th Street, Suite 101

Lincoln, NE 68508

 402.434.6900    402.434.6907

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