Past Events from February 15 – May 22 › Capitol Events › – Nebraska State Capitol

Capitol Events

Glow Big Red

Capitol Grounds

The Nebraska State Capitol will be lit red February 14 and 15 to draw attention to the work of the University of Nebraska Foundation's support of the University of Nebraska.

Presidents’ Day

The Capitol will be open for tours on February 20, 2023 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. State offices will be closed.

Problem Gambling Awareness Month

First Floor Display

The Department of Health and Human Services and Creating Family Choices will display information regarding problem gambling and treatment from February 27 - March 3 in recognition of March as … Continued

Suicide Prevention Awareness Display

First Floor Display

The Nebraska Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention will have a display in the first floor rotunda of the Capitol from February 27 - March 3, 2023 to … Continued

Statehood Day

On March 1, 1867 Nebraska became the 37th state in the United States.

Statehood Day Naturalization Ceremony

2nd Floor Rotunda

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Office will hold a Naturalization Ceremony in the second floor rotunda of the Nebraska State Capitol on Nebraska Statehood Day, March 1, at 2:00 … Continued

State Fair Student Recognition

2nd Floor Rotunda

The NEBRASKAland Foundation will host the Annual State Fair Student Educational Competition Recognition Ceremony in the 2nd floor rotunda of the Nebraska State Capitol on Friday March 3, 2023 at … Continued

Capitol Closed

The NEBRASKAland Foundation will host the annual Nebraskaland Awards ceremony in the Capitol on Saturday March 4, 2023. The Capitol will be closed.

Expanded Learning Opportunities Innovation Week

First Floor Display

Beyond School Bells will host agencies from across the state to raise awareness about innovative afterschool and summer learning opportunities for Nebraska youth in the first floor rotunda during a … Continued

Theatre in Our School Day

2nd Floor Rotunda

Nebraska Thespians will hold a Theater in our Schools Day event in the Capitol on March 7, 2023 with a musical performance in the 2nd floor rotunda at 12:15 p.m.