Community LNK

Community coverage through the eyes and ears of KZUM staff and volunteers.



Sunday’s LNK Fest to Celebrate City’s Youth and Community

Sunday’s LNK Fest to Celebrate City’s Youth and Community

Starting off big, the first ever LNK Fest is bringing free music and entertainment to Union Plaza Park on Sunday.

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July 19th, 2017

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Prairie Pride Film Festival Returns for 7th Season July 20-22

Prairie Pride Film Festival Returns for 7th Season July 20-22

The Prairie Pride Film festival is coming back to Lincoln from July 20 to July 22 at the Sheldon Museum of Art.

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July 18th, 2017

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Star City Pride Photo Coverage

Star City Pride Photo Coverage

Star City Pride celebrated 11 years in a new location on July 7 & 8, 2017.

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July 17th, 2017

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Hear Lincoln Concert Series Returns To Tower Square August 4

Hear Lincoln Concert Series Returns To Tower Square August 4

Hear Lincoln, the weekly outdoor concert series that was set in downtown Lincoln between 2011 and 2015, is returning to Tower Square, 13th & P, beginning Aug. 4. The nine-week season will run every Friday through Sept. 29, from 5 to 7 p.m. each week.

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July 10th, 2017

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Art at the Plaza First Friday Series Brings Music and Art to Union Plaza

Art at the Plaza First Friday Series Brings Music and Art to Union Plaza

Roots Music Shop and KZUM are pleased to present Art at the Plaza from 7 to 10 p.m. every First Friday through October at Union Plaza in Lincoln.

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July 9th, 2017

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Tonight’s First Friday Events

Tonight’s First Friday Events

By Jacob Elliott July 7, 2017 The Bay (2005 Y St.) The Bay is an international organization headquartered in Lincoln Nebraska. A mixture of a coffee bar, skate part, resource center and concert venue, they hope to take an innovative approach at creating communities around ...

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July 7th, 2017

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Jazz in June 2017 Wraps with Rad Trads

Jazz in June 2017 Wraps with Rad Trads

Video and photo coverage, plus a recap of this year's season.

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June 30th, 2017

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Jazz in June 6.20.17 | Terence Blanchard and The E Collective

Jazz in June 6.20.17 | Terence Blanchard and The E Collective

Photos, video and a review of Tuesday's Jazz in June performance by New Orleans group Terrence Blanchard and The E Collective

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June 23rd, 2017

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KZUM Photo Coverage

First Friday 10.7.16

The monthly First Friday art walk brought hundreds of art fans to galleries across Lincoln on Oct. 7, 2016.

Photos by Cameron O’Brien


View the full photo album on KZUM’s Flickr.

Beer Nebraska 9.24.16

Beer Nebraska, a benefit for Hear Nebraska at Zipline Brewing Co., feature unique local brews and performances by Columbia vs. Challenger, Cursive, Better Friend, Universe Contest and Criteria.

Photos by Shannon Claire


View the full photo album on KZUM’s Flickr.

Lincoln Arts Festival 9.24.16 & 9.25.16

The Lincoln Arts Festival featured two days of visual art at Southpointe Pavilions on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016, and Friday, Sept. 25, 2016, presented by the Lincoln Arts Council.

Photos by Cameron O’Brien


View the full photo album on KZUM’s Flickr.

Lincoln Children’s Museum Adult Takeover 9.16.16

The Lincoln Children’s Museum’s annual Adult Takeover fundraiser welcomed those 18 and over to the museum for oversized games, drinks and DJ sets by KZUM’s own $pencelove and MIZ B.

Photos by Jacoby Vann


View the full photo album on KZUM’s Flickr.

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Upcoming Community Events

26
Jul
2017
When Particles Collide

When Particles Collide

09:30 pm
Duffy's Tavern

w/ Risky Clique and Domestica. Doors open at 9. 21+

Wednesday
26
Jul
2017
Drumadics Beat -N- Brass Band

Drumadics Beat -N- Brass Band

07:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Bay

Wednesday
27
Jul
2017
KZUM Stransky Park Concert: High Up w/ The Hottman Sisters

KZUM Stransky Park Concert: High Up w/ The Hottman Sisters

07:00 pm
Stransky Park

KZUM presents Stransky Park Concert Series 2017 This week we bring you High Up w/ The Hottman Sisters High Up singer Christine Fink moved to Omaha to be closer ...

Thursday
27
Jul
2017
Pets With Human Names

Pets With Human Names

09:00 pm
The Zoo Bar

w/ Red Cities and Idlefox

Thursday
27
Jul
2017
Edison

Edison

09:00 pm
Duffy's Tavern

Thursday
28
Jul
2017
The Hanyaks

The Hanyaks

09:00 pm - 01:00 am
Gray's Keg Saloon

Friday
28
Jul
2017
Roca Hoedown

Roca Hoedown

04:00 pm - 01:00 am
The Roca Tavern

Friday
29
Jul
2017
Historic Haymarket Farmers Market

Historic Haymarket Farmers Market

08:00 am - 12:00 pm
Historic Haymarket

Saturday
29
Jul
2017
Montgomery Gentry

Montgomery Gentry

07:00 pm
Bourbon Theatre

Saturday
29
Jul
2017
Skretta

Skretta

09:00 pm - 01:00 am
Gray's Keg Saloon

Saturday
29
Jul
2017
MONTGOMERY GENTRY

MONTGOMERY GENTRY

08:00 pm
The Bourbon Theatre

Doors: 7 p.m. || Show: 8 p.m.

Saturday
29
Jul
2017
Dos Duo

Dos Duo

07:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Bay

ft. Razors and Jewel & Thalia

Saturday
29
Jul
2017
LES Sustainable Living Festival

LES Sustainable Living Festival

09:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Railyard

Every year, LES teams with community partners to bring you the Sustainable Living Festival, an interactive, family-friendly event that teaches you easy ways to ...

Saturday
30
Jul
2017
Old Cheney Farmers’ Market

Old Cheney Farmers’ Market

10:00 am - 02:00 pm
Old Cheney Center

Sunday
30
Jul
2017
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Blacktop Mojo

05:00 pm
The Bourbon Theatre

w/ Faded Black and Evicted FREE SHOW FOR ALL AGES!! Doors: 4 p.m. || Show: 5 p.m.

Sunday
30
Jul
2017
HIDE

HIDE

08:00 pm
The Bourbon Theatre

w/ Plack Blague + CLOSENESS All Ages || Doors: 7 p.m. || Show: 8 p.m.

Sunday
30
Jul
2017
Brunch On The Square

Brunch On The Square

12:00 pm - 03:00 pm
Tavern On The Square

Sunday
30
Jul
2017
Goodbye Old Friend

Goodbye Old Friend

09:00 pm
Duffy's Tavern

w/ Deadbeat

Sunday
01
Aug
2017
Jazzocracy w/ DJ Relic

Jazzocracy w/ DJ Relic

09:00 pm - 01:00 am
The Zoo Bar

Tuesday
02
Aug
2017
F Street Community Center Writing Workshop Reading

F Street Community Center Writing Workshop Reading

07:00 pm - 08:30 pm
Cottonwood

A reading featuring every member of the writing workshop!

Wednesday
02
Aug
2017
Infinite Me

Infinite Me

07:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Bay

ft. Gleemer, Salt Creek and Centerpiece

Wednesday
03
Aug
2017
KZUM Stransky Park Concert: CJ Mills

KZUM Stransky Park Concert: CJ Mills

07:00 pm
Stransky Park

KZUM presents Stransky Park Concert Series 2017 This week we bring you CJ Mills CJ Mills has made her mark on the local music scene with her witty lyrics and ...

Thursday
03
Aug
2017
SHITHOOK!  Live Band Karaoke

SHITHOOK! Live Band Karaoke

09:30 pm - 01:00 am
The Zoo Bar

Thursday
03
Aug
2017
Dead Presleys

Dead Presleys

09:00 pm
Duffy's Tavern

w/ Cuddlebone and Tonlode

Thursday
04
Aug
2017
Scott Keeton Band

Scott Keeton Band

05:00 pm - 08:00 pm
The Zoo Bar

Friday
04
Aug
2017
Small City Big Dreams

Small City Big Dreams

09:00 pm
The Bourbon Theatre

w/ Kenny Barz, D3E Trapp, and Austin Believe

Friday
04
Aug
2017
X-Rated Women in Music Showcase

X-Rated Women in Music Showcase

08:00 pm
Duffy's Tavern

ft. Bruiser Queen, Mad Dog and the 20/20s, Kait Berreckman Music, Blowing Chunks, and Histrionic

Friday
05
Aug
2017
Historic Haymarket Farmers Market

Historic Haymarket Farmers Market

08:00 am - 12:00 pm
Historic Haymarket

Saturday
05
Aug
2017
Al Holliday

Al Holliday

09:00 pm
The Zoo Bar

Saturday
05
Aug
2017
IN THIS MOMENT: LINCOLN ON THE STREETS CONCERT SERIES

IN THIS MOMENT: LINCOLN ON THE STREETS CONCERT SERIES

05:00 pm
The Bourbon Theatre

w/ Motionless in White + VIMIC All Ages || Gates: 5 p.m. || Show: 6:30 p.m. $29.50: Advance General Admission || $35: Day of

Saturday
05
Aug
2017
Granger Smith

Granger Smith

08:00 pm
The Bourbon Theatre

ft. Earl Dibbles Jr.

Saturday
05
Aug
2017
HEAT WAVE

HEAT WAVE

07:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Bay

ft. Indigenous AK, Cameron Golden Lion, Dey Jean

Saturday
05
Aug
2017
Hookt

Hookt

09:00 pm
Gray's Keg Saloon

Saturday
06
Aug
2017
Old Cheney Farmers’ Market

Old Cheney Farmers’ Market

10:00 am - 02:00 pm
Old Cheney Center

Sunday
06
Aug
2017
A Day to Remember

A Day to Remember

07:00 pm
Sumtur Amphitheater

w/ Wage War

Sunday