Celebrate Lincoln

Outdoor Festival

Jun 5 - 6, 2015
  • Dates Jun 5 - 6, 2015
  • Location Pinnacle Bank Arena Festival Lot
  • Tickets Fri, June 5
    $10 from 5PM-11:30PM

    Sat, June 6
    FREE from 11AM-5PM
    $10 from 5PM-11:30PM
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  • Public Parking

    $5 – Festival Lot 
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About The Event

Come and enjoy Celebrate Lincoln, one of Lincoln's largest summer festivals! Attendees can enjoy local and national musicians, visit the Family Zone, and check out all of the fabulous food and beverage vendors!

Headlining on Friday Night is country music superstar Joe Nichols. Nichols has been making great music since 1996 and boasts fourteen Top 40 singles and six number-one singles—with the most recent hits “Sunny And 75” and “Yeah.” Other songs include “Tequila Makes Her Clothes Fall Off,” “Hard To Be Cool,” “Gimmie That Girl,” and “Brokenheartsville.”

On Saturday, Celebrate Lincoln will feature national pop recording artist the Gin Blossoms. The Gin Blossoms got started in the late 80’s, and by the mid 90’s, they had written some huge hits.They toured the world and released a lot of great music, including “Hey Jealousy,” “Found Out About You,” “Follow You Down,” and “Till I Hear It From You.”

The Family Zone will include great kids activities such as inflatables, The String Beans, spin art, face painting and more! 

Ticket prices to see these great concerts will be ONLY $10.00 each night at the gate or patrons can stop by any Lincoln Casey’s location for a $2.00 off discount coupon into the festival starting in May.

Friday, June 5:   5PM - 11:30PM / $10 at the Gate
Saturday, June 6: 11AM - 5PM / FREE ADMISSION
                      5PM - 11:30PM / $10 at the Gate

Friday, June 5
5:00PM    Gates Open
5:30PM    Evan Bartels & The Stoney Lonesomes
7:00PM    Cactus Hill
9:30PM    Joe Nichols

Saturday, June 6
11:00AM  Gates Open
2:00PM    String Beans (Family Zone Area)
5:30PM    Beck & Call
7:00PM    AM/FM
9:30PM    Gin Blossoms

Family Zone Activities — Saturday, June 6
11:00AM - 8:00PM    Inflatables from Nebraska Bounce
12:00PM - 2:00PM    Free Face Painting
12:00PM - 2:00PM    Clowns with Balloon Animals
2:00PM - 3:00PM      String Beans Perform

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  • How To Purchase

    Friday, June 5
    5:00PM - 11:30PM:  $10 (No Re-Entry)

    Saturday, June 6
    11:00AM - 5:00PM:  FREE
    5:00PM - 11:30PM:  $10 (No Re-Entry)
    *$2.00 off discount coupons available at any Lincoln Casey's locations starting in May

    No coolers or outside food or beverages allowed in the festival area. Also no skateboards or bicycles inside the festival area.

  • Special Accommodations

    For special accommodations, please call 402.904.5600 no less than two weeks prior to event.