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Fall For Pride Festival Sunday

Common Root will hold its third annual Fall For Pride Festival from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday (Oct. 8) in Lincoln's Antelope Park, 1650 Memorial Dr.

Admission is free. There will be live entertainment, food, activities, and 53 local vendor booths.

Fall For Pride aims to create a welcoming community festival for individuals, families, and people of all ages with an emphasis on building a QUILTBAG (Queer/Questioning, Undecided, Intersex, Lesbian, Transgender/Transsexual, Bisexual, Allied/Asexual, Gay/Genderqueer) inclusive space.

Fall For Pride is sponsored in part by: KZUM, OUTLinc - Lincoln's LGBT Community, Trans Collaborations, ACLU of Nebraska, Hearts United for Animals, The Glove Box, PFLAG Lincoln, Animal Care Clinic, Goldenrod Printing & Mail, LLC, Indigo Bridge Books, omt Divine Resale, Red Theater Lincoln, Bernie Wilson, Bob DiPaolo & Donna DiPaolo


Outdoor stage:

1-1:15 p.m. – DJ LACES

1:15-1:45 p.m. – Emily Bass & The Near Miracle

2-2:30 p.m. – Dominique Morgan

2:45-3:15 p.m. – Embi w/ C Styles

3:30-4 p.m. – Ivisi

4:15-4:45 p.m. – Dazzleships

4:45-5 p.m. – DJ LACES

Indoor stage:

1-1:35 p.m. – Welcome announcements and venue information

1:35-2:20 p.m. – Red Theater Lincoln

2:20-3 p.m. – David Burdge and Jordan Kleine: Standup

3-3:45 p.m.- Drag Queen Story Hour Nebraska with Waylon William Werner-Bassen

3:45-4:15 p.m. – Arden Eli Hill: Poetry

4:15-4:30 p.m. – Raffle announcements

4:30-5 p.m. – Nonprofit announcements

Free activities

– CPR training sessions throughout the festival, sponsored by American Red Cross

– Pumpkin painting at the Outlinc booth, while supplies last

– 2 p.m. – yoga session, sponsored by Lincoln Yoga Center

– 2-5 p.m. – James Nocito’s exhibit, “Orlando: 49 Farolitos” on display

inside the Auld Pavilion, along the west wall

– Chalk the walk throughout the festival

– Coloring for all ages, inside the Auld Pavilion

– Many vendors are providing activities and games at their booths

Fall tour Sunday at Wyuka Cemetery

Lincoln historian Ed Zimmer will lead the annual fall tour through Wyuka Cemetery at 2 p.m. Sunday (Oct. 8), originating at the Rudge Chapel, 3600 O St.

With the dedication of the Standing Bear sculpture on Centennial Mall scheduled Oct. 15, Zimmer will focus on sculptures at Wyuka, including the work of the Kimball Brothers and such monuments as Jeanette Thompson's near the center of Section 13. He will also draw a link to the Daniel Chester French "Gettysburg Lincoln" at the west side of the Capitol.

There is no cost to attend.

Lincoln Duplicate Bridge Club results

Lincoln Duplicate Bridge Club

237 S. 70th St., Suite 205

Results for Sept. 25–28:

Monday morning Stratified Open Pairs:

6 tables

1. Barb Woito and Bill Woito

2. Dan Till and Gary Hamilton

3/4 (tie) Mary Pat Miller and Chuck Hoster

3/4 (tie) Jim Skulstad and Bob Reid

5. Pat Vanderford and Trish Christie

Tuesday evening Unit Tournament Stratified Open Pairs:

3 tables

1. Trish Wittmaack and Kathy Carmichael

2. Keith Bartels and Mary Bartels

Wednesday evening Stratified Open Pairs:

5 tables

1. Matt Campbell and Bruce Burns

2. Mary Bartels and Keith Bartels

3. Chuck Hoster and Mary Pat Miller

4/5 (tie) Juanita Washburn and Trish Wittmaack

4/5 (tie) Walt Case and Gary Raymond

Thursday morning Stratified Open Pairs:

4 tables

1. Gary Hamilton and Dan Till

2. Pat Sim and Barb Woito

3. Bruce Burns and Bob Reid

Thursday evening Non-Life Master Team Game:

4 tables

1. Diane Crawford, Barb Stone, Mary Doyle and Lynn Stone

2. Rick Vest, Norm Newhouse, David Barber and John Reigle

Schedule for Oct. 9–12:

Monday: Club Appreciation Stratified Open Pairs, 11:30 a.m.

Monday: Lessons, 6:30 p.m.

Monday: 0 – 99 Pairs, 7:15 p.m.

Tuesday: Handicap Open Pairs, 7 p.m.

Wednesday: Stratified Open Pairs, 7 p.m.

Thursday: Stratified Open Pairs, 10 a.m.

Thursday: Club Appreciation Non-Life Master Pairs, 7 p.m.

For more information about the games, call (402) 489-5733 or visit

The 2016 judges' selection of Best Integrity of Original Materials at Project Funway went to Alesha Beth Johnson, modeled by the designer.