All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, April 21

Spring Drag Show

hosted by LGBTQA+ Center and Spectrum UNL

Date: Time: 8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Student and community volunteers perform songs in two acts for the end-of-the-semester drag show. A short intermission will take place between the acts.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

Ongoing Events

Kwanzaa

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
Celebration of African-American culture, culminating in a communal feast called Karamu. Created by activist Maulana Karenga.

New Years Eve

Date: Time: 12:00 am–12:55 pm Location: this is an observance not an event
Day before the Calendar new year.

Arab-American Heritage Month

NAAHM

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
National Arab-American Heritage Month (NAAHM) takes place in April. It celebrates the Arab American heritage and culture and pays tribute to the contributions of Arab Americans and Arabic-speaking Americans.

National Child Abuse Prevention Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
This is an annual observance in the United States dedicated to raising awareness and preventing child abuse. April has been designated Child Abuse Prevention Month in the United States since 1983.

Mental Health Week

Date: Time: All Day Location: McCollum Hall
This event originated in Law.

Eid al-Firt

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is not an event, but an observance
Marks the end of Ramadan the month of fasting, and the holiest month in Islamic tradition. It literally means “breaking the fast”. This holiday begins at sundown the previous day. Dates may vary due to moon cycles.