Vampires to model trains, plenty happening in Lincoln

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LINCOLN, Neb. - Looking for something to do this weekend? Here are some ideas from the Lincoln Convention and Visitors Bureau in this week's Friday Fast Facts.

ABATE District 2 Bike Show
Don't miss the 32nd Annual ABATE Bike Show, Party Like a Rock Star. It has become one of the Midwest's largest bike shows. Hundreds of bikes will be on display.
When: Friday- 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday- 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sunday- 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Lancaster Event Center
Cost: $12 admission, $20 advance weekend pass, free for children 12 and under (need to be accompanied by an adult)

The Johnny Manhattan Orchestra
The Johnny Manhattan Orchestra will perform for your dancing and listening enjoyment. This orchestra is a professional 19-member big band performing full orchestra arrangements of the greatest hits of the Swing Era.
When: Friday- doors open at 6 p.m., performance at 7 p.m.
Where: DelRay Ballroom
Cost: $10

NWU Theatre presents Well
They say doctors make the worst patients, but sometimes the sick make the best healers. Lisa (both a playwright and a character) steps onstage to conjure Ann, her sickly yet forceful mother, in this acclaimed drama/comedy.
When: Friday and Saturday- 7:30 p.m., Sunday- 2 p.m.
Where: Miller Theatre
Cost: $10 adults, $7.50 seniors and students

Model Train Show
Come and see over 50,000 square feet of train action. There will be operating layouts of all sizes, train rides for kids, vendors, how-to-clinics and more.
When: Saturday- 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday- 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Lancaster Event Center
Cost: $7 adults, $6 seniors (60+), free for children 12 & under with a paid adult, $1 off admission with a can of food for the Food Bank

2018 Vampire Ball
The vampires will gather once again for this alternative Valentine's Day event. The glamour, style and sophistication of the vampire culture will come alive in the perfect Gothic setting.
When: Saturday- 5 p.m. to midnight
Where: Rococo Theatre
Cost: $15 dance ticket only

Nebraska Brass Concert Series presents Brasstastic!
This concert will feature the world premier of a piece by Nolan Schmit, as well as "Poet and Peasant" by Franz von Suppe, "Toccata and Fugue in D Minor" by Johann Sebastian Bach, "Queen of the Night," an aria from the opera "The Magic Flute" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, and "Humoresque" by Antonin Dvorak.
When: Saturday- 7:30 p.m.
Where: St. Paul United Methodist Church
Cost: $15 adult, $12 seniors, free for students and children