Friends of Lincoln Kids

Local politicians raise $369 at Rib Fest in dunk tank

Visitors to the sixth annual Rib Festival Saturday found the coolest seat in the house on a hot day occupied at different times by eight local politicians raising money for Friends ...

Joint festivals 'marriage made in heaven'

A ?marriage made in heaven? was how Jean Cross described Saturday?s International Food Festival/California Clay Fest at F Street and Beerman Plaza. Cross, the new Art League of L ...

Bike show great new event

Many thanks to Jeff Greenberg, who tirelessly works for Friends of Lincoln's Kids in organizing last Saturday's newest event, the first annual Lincoln Motorcycle Show. It was a wo ...

Festival attracts thousands to downtown

The smoky smell of ribs poured through downtown Lincoln this past Saturday. That’s because the fourth annual Lincoln Rib Festival took over sections of Fifth and F streets Saturd ...

Ribs take over downtown Saturday

Just one week after the legendary Nugget Rib Cook-Off in Sparks, Nev. wraps up, Lincoln will get its own taste of barbecue goodness this Saturday during the fourth annual Rib Festi ...

Inaugural Italian Festival attracts 15,000

Fifth and F streets were jam packed with spectators last Saturday as they enjoyed the sounds of Italian music and sampled different treats. That’s because Lincoln had an inaugura ...

Italian culture, Lincoln’s heritage celebrated in Saturday's festival

Know and Go: What: Lincoln’s inaugural Italian Festival When: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday Where: Downtown on 5th, E and F streets Info: 408-7503 Downtown Lincoln wi ...

Barbecue, bull rides and bounce houses

Saturday?s cloudy skies and the occasional raindrop did not stop Lincoln residents from enjoying the Lincoln All-America City Rib Festival. The nonprofit Friends of Lincoln Kid ...