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Pershing Center

226 Centennial Mall South, Lincoln, NE 68508
(402) 441-8744
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Ranked #23 of 32 attractions in Lincoln
Type: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields
Most recent review
- Nov 25, 2013
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Lincoln, Nebraska
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41 reviews 41 reviews
29 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

If the show is something your interested in and its there it is OK place to go but a very old venue that hasn't been updated. OK for Ribfest.

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Lincoln, NE
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54 reviews 54 reviews
20 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Thumbs up to roller derby. Thumbs down to hard-metal concerts. Venue is dated, but for the right event, it can be fun.

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West Des Moines, Iowa
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

Son Jackson was able to enjoy his last time with friends by taking in a concert at Pershing Center. Mom dropped him off after a nice meal at a Mexican Restaurant in the Haymarket, another place you will want to take in while in Lincoln!

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Wymore
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

I have visited Pershing for several decades, from high school basketball tournaments, to concerts, circus, etc. I enjoy a smaller venue. Parking can be difficult, but not impossible.

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

This place rocks. Too bad the city will prolly tear it down for another parking garage. They could book acts here that will not fill the 'Haystack' center and it's in a great part of town. I don't think any city council members have businesses near here, so it's a gonner.

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Alma
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42 reviews 42 reviews
9 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013

I always enjoy this venue for basketball. As usual, parking was the biggest problem, especially during the day. I will be disappointed when Pershing is no longer utilized.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

We had a blast at our SIXTH Dare2Share in Pershing Center. The venue is older, but very adequate. Plenty of restrooms, could use a couple more concession stands. Nice place for a conference.

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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140 reviews 140 reviews
33 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

this place has had some good shows. it is dated. they are building a new arena to replace this one. this one has had some good shows in the 60 & 70. after that they got to needing updated

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Lincoln NE
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

expensive concessions, great staff, usual events for midwest. hot dogs are ok. once again... expensive concessions.

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NE Nebraska
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11 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2012

Pershing is getting old, let's face it. It has seen better days. The seating is fine with comfortable seats, but the concourses are pretty small.

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