LINCOLN, Neb. There are chances for scattered thunderstorms Memorial Day weekend so it may help to have a back-up plan indoors.
Here's a look at some indoor and outdoor events going on this weekend to check out.
Riot on the River
May 24 & 25 @ 10:00 A.M each day
Mels Landing in Cedar Rapids, NE
Monumental Fiddling Championship
May 24 starting at 10am
Homestead National Monument of America, 8523 W. State Highways 4, Beatrice, NE
Join us for a free fiddling workshop at 10am.
Competition begins at 12pm.
Foot Golf- Saturday, May 24 at 3:00 p.m., Wilderness Ridge Golf Course
Lippy's BBQ/BLUES FESTIVAL
May 23, 7:00 - 12:00; May 24 12:00 - 12:00
Blessing of the Fleet
Branched Oak Lake, Raymond, NE
Members of the Coast Guard Auxiliary will honor those who've served.
Monday, May 26, 10:00am to Noon
De Witt Memorial Day Dinner
May 26, 11:30 a.m.
Annual Memorial Day Dinner will be held at the De Witt Community Center
35th Annual Memorial Day Services
May 26, 2014 with music starting at 10:00am and the actual ceremony beginning at 11:00am
Hall County Veterans Memorial Park at 1914 West Capital Ave in Grand Island,NE
Memorial Day Service - Wyuka Cemetery 3600 O St.
8:30am - Meet by the stables for the casting of the wreath from the bridge on the north end of the pond.
From there we will gather at the stable for the memorial walk to Soldiers Circle for the service.
9:00am - Memorial Service at Soldiers Circle in section 24
Memorial Day Service
Antelope Park Veterans Memorial Garden
May 26th 8pm
City pools around Lincoln open for the season on Saturday, May 24th. Here is a list of times and locations.
Star City Shores will be open every day from 12:30 to 8 p.m.
Arnold Heights, Ballard, Belmont, Eden, Highlands, Irving, University Place and Woods pools will open at 1 p.m. every day.
Closing hours vary by day and location.
The free Trago Park spraygrounds is open every day through Labor Day from 11 a.m to 7 p.m.
Family Swim Nights at six pools will continue from 6 to 8 p.m. again this year. Admission is $7 for the entire family. The schedule varies by location:
• Belmont - Mondays
• Eden - Mondays and Tuesdays
• Irving - Wednesdays and Fridays
• Arnold - Tuesdays and Fridays
• Ballard - Fridays
• Woods - Fridays (except during scheduled swim meets)
The public pools in Lincoln are scheduled to be open through Sunday, August 10.