LNK Fest

Sunday, July 23, 2017

12:00-6:00 PM

Union Plaza Park

Admission is free!

LNK Fest, hosted by Lincoln Northeast Kiwanis Club, is an event to celebrate the community, children, Northeast Kiwanis Club's past and future endeavors, and Lincoln businesses whose generous sponsorship make Northeast Kiwanis Club's programs possible. The festival is a sensational, immersive experience, featuring musical performances, demonstrations, food trucks, activities, and local vendors. This event, free to the public, provides continuous entertainment throughout the day and showcases some local youth performance groups, as well as headliners like The Blues Messengers, The String Beans, and The 402 Band.

LNK Fest Lineup


From 12:00-2:00 PM LNK Fest's lineup will include a performance from Theatre Arts for Kids, Storytime with Handersen Publishing, old-time music & clogging with Anaya & Lincoln Association for Traditional Arts, & more!  


LNK Fest 2:00-6:00 PM Lineup
The Blues Messengers
The String Beans
The 402 Band





LNK Presents...

Opening Remarks - 12:00-12:20 PM

Theatre Arts for Kids - 12:30-1:00 PM

Handersen Publishing Story Time - 1:00-1:30 PM

The Eighth Notes Acapella - 1:30-1:45 PM

Fit4Lincoln Fun & Fitness for Families - 1:45-2:00 PM


The Blues Messengers - 2:00-3:00 PM

The String Beans - 3:00-4:00 PM

The 402 Band - 4:00-6:00 PM


Our sponsors make LNK Fest & Northeast Kiwanis' services possible. It is because of their generosity and dedication to this great city we call home, that Northeast Kiwanis can continue to create and deliver impactful services and programs for Lincoln youth and families. Now, that is worth celebrating!

Numerous businesses rallied together to make LNK Fest a success. We are incredibly grateful to them all for their support! We would like to give a special thanks to, Hear NebraskaKZUM, Eagle Printing & Signs, and Roots Music Shop . We truly appreciate their guidance and expertise in promoting and supporting the festival. We would also like to thank the following sponsors.

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7/10 - Tune in Monday, July 10 at 6:00 PM to KZUM to listen to Our Street, where Northeast Kiwanis members will discuss LNK Fest with hosts Lynn Fisher and Kurt Elder.


Frequently Asked Question

How much are tickets?

Nada, zilch, zero. LNK Fest admission is FREE thanks to our generous sponsors! So bring family and friends o'plenty.

Where should I park?

You can park at Assurity Parking Garage at 2000 Q St, Lincoln NE 68503 or at meter and street parking spaces.

Can I bike to Union plaza Park?

Yes, Union Plaza Park is bike-friendly with well maintained bike paths.

What is Kiwanis?

Kiwanis is a service club that empowers members to pursue creative ways to serve the needs of children through local service projects and fundraising.

What is Northeast Kiwanis?

The Lincoln Northeast Kiwanis club is a chapter of Kiwanis International, dedicated to serving the local community through various service and fundraising projects. Our club has been in service to our community for more than 51 years. We are part of Kiwanis International, an organization serving children for over 100 years.



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