LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - Are you looking for something fun to do this weekend in the Capital City? Look no further than another edition of Friday Fast Facts. These events are highlighted by the Lincoln Convention and Visitors Bureau.
Great Backyard Bird Count
Be a community scientist and discover winter birds during the family-fun bird walks. You will take a leisurely stroll through the prairie and woodlands of the center and tally up any birds you see. Binoculars are available to borrow.
When: Friday & Saturday, 10 a.m.
Where: Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center
Cost: Free, donations welcomed
Nebraska Track & Field Tune-up
After some strong performances on the road, it's time for the Huskers to return home for the Nebraska Tune-Up. Be there as they get ready for the Big Ten Championships in two weeks.
When: Friday, noon
Where: Bob Devaney Sports Center
ABATE District 2 Bike Show
Don't miss the 33rd annual ABATE Bike Show: Motorcycle Movie Madness. Come and check out all the bikes on display.
When: Friday, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday, 9:30 p.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 youth 12 & under (accompanied by adult)
2019 Lincoln Vampire Ball
The glamour, style and sophistication of the vampire culture will come alive once again. Come dressed in vampire, formal, medieval, steampunk or Gothic attire and dance the night away. It's going to be a fangtastic night of vampire fun.
When: Friday, dance starts at 8 p.m.
Where: Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel
Cost: $20 dance only pre-sale, $25 dance only ticket day of the event
Nebraska Wesleyan University Presents Xanadu
Join NWU for their spring musical production of Xanadu. Sonny Malone is deeply dissatisfied by his life as a Venice Beach sidewalk artist until Clio, a timeless Greek muse, makes it her mission to inspire him. Skate back to the 1980s, a time when dreams were made of glitter, rainbows and roller disco.
When: Friday & Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Sunday, 2 p.m.
Where: NWU's McDonald Theatre
Cost: Adults $17.50, $12 seniors and students
Early Childhood Family Fair
The fair is a fun time for families to interact with each other, play and learn together. Families will also connect to a wide variety of resources and programs related to early childhood development and healthy parenting.
When: Sunday, 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Where: Gateway Mall