LINCOLN, Neb. - If you're looking for something to do this weekend, we have you covered. And it's all thanks to the Lincoln Convention and Visitors Bureau. Here's this weekend's Friday Fast Facts.
Made by Hand
Come take a closer look at some of the quilts, made prior to 1870, now on display. Made by Hand highlights the skillful needlework and dazzling designs of America's material culture.
When: Friday & Saturday- 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday- 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: International Quilt Study Center and Museum
Cost: Adults $8, seniors (65+) $6, $4 children (ages 5-18), free for children under 5
NWU Theatre Production Presents 48th Street Cabaret
Here's your chance to enjoy entertainment highlighting NWU's theatre students in a unique and intimate setting as they share music sure to entertain. Each Cabaret has a different cast and a different theme.
When: Friday & Saturday- 7:30 p.m., Sunday- 2 p.m.
Where: Studio Theatre
UNL Opera Presents Cosi Fan Tutte
The opera's full title Cosi fan tutte, ossia La scuola degli amanti means 'Thus do they all or The School for Lovers.' The story begins with a wily old cynic and experimental philospher, Don Alfonso, who is determined to overturn the perfect, formulaic worlds of two young men, named Furrando and Gugliemo.
When: Friday- 7:30 p.m., Sunday- 3 p.m.
Where: Kimball Recital Hall
Cost: $20 adults, $10 seniors and students
The melodies are intricate; the counterpoint is fluid and groove reigns supreme. Snarky Puppy, three-time Grammy award winners, combine jazz, rock and funk. You don't want to miss it.
When: Friday- 7:30 p.m.
Where: The Lied Center for Performing Arts
Cost: $34 & $48 regular, $17 & $24 UNL student only & youth 18 and under
I Love My Dog Expo
This family-style, dog-friendly event is a full day of fun for dog lovers, young and old. Check out all the entertainment, demonstrations and the numerous vendors.
When: Saturday & Sunday- 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Lancaster Event Center
Cost: $8, free for children under 10 (& dogs)
UNL Women's Gymnastics vs Pittsburgh
Get ready because the Huskers are back in action at home this weekend. They will face Pittsburgh in their Power of Pink Meet. Wear pink and come cheer them on to victory.
When: Saturday- 7 p.m.
Where: Bob Devaney Sports Center
Cost: $5 adult general admission, $3 youth (age 7-HS), seniors (60+), fee for children 6 & under and UNL students with ID