Community Events Calendar

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May Events:
  • 15th Annual Empty Bowls Luncheon, June 30th: 15 of Lincoln's finest restaurants will offer tempting soups, breads, and desserts at Embassy Suites at 11:00 a.m. Tickets are $15 and include a hand-crafted pottery bowl. This event supports the programs of the Food Bank of Lincoln.
  • June Events:
    • Friday Nights Live Concert Series Kick-Off, June 2: Join 10/11 as we help kick off the Friday Nights Live concert season at SouthPointe Pavilions. Enjoy music by Soul Dawg as we help to raise money for the Child Advocacy Center. See the entire lineup for the summer here.
    • Tails 'n Trails Pet Walk & Festival, June 3: Create memories with your dog and your family at this year's event at Fallbrook Town Center. There will be many fun vendors to visit, activities for your dog, live music, food and of course a walk! The fun begins at 11:00 a.m. Register today!
    • Can Care-a-Van, June 5-11: This will be the 30th Can Care-a-Van, a week-long food drive which benefits food pantries around the 10/11 viewing area. The event will kick off with a food drive in Lincoln on Friday, June 2, which benefits the Food Bank of Lincoln.
    • Fresh Start Mini Golf Tournament, June 17: 10/11 will take on JP and Lauren from New Country KX 96.9 in this fun fundraiser for Fresh Start Home. Learn more and register at
    • Relay For Life of Lancaster County, June 24: The signature fundraiser for the American Cancer Society, Relay is staffed and coordinated by volunteers in more than 5,200 communities and 27 countries. If you believe it's time to take action against cancer, then join us for this moving event in Lincoln's Railyard. We'll remember loved ones lost to cancer, honor survivors of all cancers, and raise money for this important mission.
    July Events:
    • Broadcasters Unite For Life Blood Drive, July 12: Join 10/11 and KFRX as we unite to save lives by encouraging everyone to donate blood. Nebraska Community Blood Bank will roll out their bus to 10/11 studios at 840 N. 40th from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. We hope to see you there!
    • Cornhusker State Games, June 21-30: This statewide amateur sports festival is open to all Nebraskans. The purpose is to provide top-quality competition in a wide range of activities and promote healthy lifestyles. Register and learn more at