All events are in Central time unless specified.

Saturday, October 8

Harvest WACIPI (Powwow)

Date: Time: All Day Location: Nebraska East Union
Following the two-day “We Are All Related” (Mitakuye’ Oyasin) Conference, we will be celebrating the season of harvest with a wacipi. This event is free and open to the public, no registration required. Vendors welcome.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Football Pick-Em (NCAA & NFL)

Play begins

Date: Time: 12:05 am Location: Virtual event
Entry fee: FREE
This event originated in Intramural Sports.

From Out There, An Art Exhibition

Date: Time: 8:00 am–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus, 2nd Floor Link
From Out There is a collection of work by artist Chuck Schroeder focused on people, places, critters and things from off the beaten path, stretching from rural western Nebraska to northern New Mexico, west Texas, Wyoming and Italy. This unique …
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

Danny Elfman’s Music from the Films of Tim Burton

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
See and hear Danny Elfman perform Jack Skellington with The Nightmare Before Christmas film and much more as part of the two-time Emmy Award-winning production of Danny Elfman’s Music from the Films of Tim Burton

Ongoing Events

Spin Challenge

Date: Time: All Day Location: Campus Recreation Center
How many miles can you spin during the month of October?
This event originated in Fitness.

Charting Our Path: Celebrating 50 Years of Black Studies Traveling Exhibit

The exhibit celebrates the 50 years of Black Studies at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, sharing both the triumphs and turbulent history of one of the oldest Black Studies departments in the nation.

Date: Time: All Day Location: Love Library North & Link
This 4-panel traveling exhibit shares historical snapshots of one of the oldest Black Studies departments in the nation, highlighting debates over curriculum, attempts to downgrade the department to a program, and the mutual engagement between campus …
This event originated in Libraries.

The Wilds

Date: Time: All Day Location: Carson Theatre
Step into the world of The Wilds – a new mixed reality performance experience where movement instantly becomes music as emerging technology allows dancers to create an immersive journey of sound, light, and visual media in real time. Part mythology …

Blue Mounds & Palisades Climbing Trip

Climb & Overnight Adventure

Date: Time: All Day Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
Along the Minnesota and South Dakota border, Blue Mounds and Palisades State Parks house quality outdoor climbing just four hours from Lincoln. With 50-60 foot climbs, the Sioux Quartzite offers challenges for new climbers and veterans alike. This is …
This event originated in Outdoor Adventures.