LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - Are you looking to add some fun into your weekend?
Here are a few things you can do in Lincoln in this week's Friday Fast Facts. It's put together by the Lincoln Convention and Visitors Bureau.
CPRHA Midwest Classic Derby
This is Central Plains Reining Horse Association's first show of the season and it's being held in Lincoln. If you enjoy horses, this event is for you. Come and see some of the best trained horses and the highest level of athleticism.
When: Friday- Sunday at 8 a.m.
Where: Lancaster Event Center
Cost: Free for spectators
Crafting Culture Exhibit Opening
Join the Nebraska History Museum for the grand opening of their new Crafting Culture exhibit. They're celebrating the exhibit's opening with some fun activities for the whole family and a panel discussion with women entrepreneurs in textiles.
When: Friday, 5 to 7 p.m.
Where: Nebraska History Museum
PRCA Xtreme Rodeo Featuring Broncs & Bull Riders
Come see 100 top professional saddle bronc and bull riders from 21 states and Canada as they try to qualify for the Wrangler National Finals. Each performance matches the sport's toughest athletes against the award-winning stock of Mosbrucker Rodeos.
When: Friday & Saturday at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Pinnacle Bank Arena
The Ghosting of Dismal Creek
You've never heard a ghost story quite like this. The Ghosting of Dismal Creek is a cautionary parable about the fate of a Nebraska frontier town when the residents underestimated the power of their words.
When: Friday- 7:30 p.m., Saturday- 11 a.m. and 7:30 p.m., Sunday- 2 p.m.
Where: Union College, Woods Auditorium
Cost: Free, a freewill offering will be collected
Hop on over to this event. There will be egg hunts, inflatables, face painting, temporary tattoos, coffee and donuts
When: Saturday- 10 a.m. to noon
Where: Christ Place Church
The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain
The world-renowned ukulele superstars come to the Lied with their toe-tapping music, hilarious banter and sheer superlative entertainment. They are masters of the unexpected, known for reimagining folk songs, twisting classical favorites and uncovering quirky versions of rock covers.
When: Sunday at 4 p.m.
Where: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Cost: $15 to $40