LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - Are you looking for something fun to do in Lincoln? Here are a few events highlighted by the Lincoln Convention and Visitors Bureau in this week's Friday Fast Facts.
Special Olympics State Spring Games
For 1,200 athletes, the games are the culmination of a year's worth of training and regional competitions to qualify for the opportunity to compete at the state level.
When: Friday through Sunday - All day
Where: Hollywood Lanes, Sun Valley Lanes, Lincoln Northeast High School & North Star High School
Cost: Free for spectators
Deer Springs Winery Presents Denise Howe
For as long as Denise Howe can remember, she has enjoyed performing for audiences. Friday night is your lucky night, as she will be performing some of her original tunes and other songs from artists that she covers.
When: Friday- 7 p.m.
Where: Deer Springs Winery
Jo (Not Just Mrs. Edward Hopper)
This hour-long new play invites you into Edward and Josephine Hopper's New York studio. Edward has died and Jo is deciding whether to fulfill his wishes of donating his unsold paintings to the Whitney Museum. Throughout the play, Josephine shares how she and Edward met and her life as an artist, model and artist's wife.
When: Friday- 7 p.m., Saturday- 2 p.m. and 7 p.m., Sunday- 2 p.m.
Where: Sheldon Museum of Art
Are you ready for jaw-dropping displays and gravity-defying feats? Monster Jam will be the most action-packed live event on four wheels. Don't miss the Pit Party, where fans can view the trucks up close and meet the drivers.
When: Friday- 7 p.m., Saturday- 1 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Where: Pinnacle Bank Arena
Cost: Prices vary
Some Enchanted Evening
It's a celebration of the greatest team of songwriters to ever collaborate, Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II. This new musical tribute, featuring clever arrangements, includes tunes from The Sound of Music, The King and I, Cinderella, Oklahoma!, Carousel, South Pacific, State Fair and more.
When: Friday & Saturday- 7:30 p.m.
Where: TADA Theatre
Cost: $20 or $18 OLLI member
Wild Adventures provides a family friendly environment to learn about nature up-close. Games, crafts, presentations, live animals, educational booths, food vendors and more.
When: Sunday- noon to 4 p.m.
Where: Pioneers Park Nature Center