A Night In the EmeraLIED City - Gala 2022

A Night In the EmeraLIED City - Gala 2022

Join us for a Night in the EmeraLIED City. The Friends of the Lied are pleased to announce the return of their fundraising gala. Enter the world of enchantment and be wowed by the creativity. The night includes cocktails, a gourmet dinner on stage, dancing to the music of the Downtown Collective, and more! Support the Lied’s mission to educate, inspire and entertain the people of Nebraska through the performing arts by purchasing tickets to this special event.

Black Tie Optional.  Valet parking available.

The night starts with cocktails at 6:00 P.M. followed by dinner at 7:00 P.M.

Single Tickets: $150

Table for Ten: $1,500


Contact Amy Ossian at aossian2@unl.edu or 402-472-4704 to be added to the waiting list.

Thanks to our sponsors!


Emerald Sponsor

Rhonda Seacrest


Gold Sponsors



Chancellor’s Office, UNL

Eye Surgical Associates

Nebraska Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine -Dr. Scott Swanson

Office Interiors & Design 

Union Bank & Trust

U.S. Bank

Woods Bros Realty – HOME Real Estate 


Silver Sponsors


Cornerstone Bank

Dr. Raymond Taddeucci

Lee & Debbie Stuart Family Foundation

University of Nebraska System


Bronze Sponsors

Lincoln Cold Storage

Pinnacle Bank

Sam’s Club


Ruby Sponsors

G Force Car Wash

Grand Island Hy-Vee

Grand Island Independent

Pittenger & Anderson Inc.


Upcoming Events

February 4, 2023
Friday, February 10, 2023 | 7:30PM
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