Mayor's Arts Awards

October 20, 2020 @ 5:30PM — 8:00PM

Each year, over the last four decades, the Lincoln Arts Council presents the Mayor’s Arts Awards to honor artists, arts organizations and arts programming in our community. This year’s celebration has been rescheduled for Tuesday, October 20th at the Pinnacle Bank Arena.

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Mayor's Arts Awards Tickets

There are currently no tickets available for this event, but you can still make a donation.


The 2020 Mayor's Arts Awards has been postponed. We are working to schedule a new date in early fall. Please check back for updates.

Please join us for this magical evening!

42nd Annual Mayor’s Arts Awards

Pinnacle Bank Arena
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

5:30pm Cash Bar
5:45pm Artistic Hors d'oeuvre Buffet and Signature "Ode to Joy" Cocktail
6:30pm Awards Ceremony

Winners Reception Following Awards Ceremony

Mayor Gaylor Baird and the Lincoln Arts Council will pay tribute to the winners who will each receive an original art piece by Marc Kornbluh.

It’s easy to make individual reservations or to purchase a table. If you choose to purchase a table but are unable to fill all ten seats, let us help! Simply write “gift” on the lines for your guest reservations and we will complete the seating. You will make it possible for students, artists and arts organizations staff to come who otherwise would not be able to attend.

Please secure your reservations by October 2nd. For more information or to ask questions please contact Troy Gagner at 402.434.2787 or