College isn't just a time for attending class and studying – it’s also a great time to get out and explore the world around you. The town of Lincoln is chock-full of entertainment spots for having a good time. We’ve compiled a list of our favorite entertainment activities near LATITUDE that you should check out!
Take in a Movie at Marcus Lincoln Grand Cinema
This isn’t your average movie theater. Marcus Lincoln offers extra perks like lounge chairs, enhanced film and sound quality, and even discounts for students. The cinema also features a variety of dining options, such as sandwiches, wraps, boneless wings, mozzarella sticks, and pizza. Enjoy dinner and a movie together in one great package!
Visit Historic Haymarket
This easily walkable location has a long history reaching as far back as the mid 1800s. Nowadays, Historic Haymarket is host to an extensive calendar of community events, like a farmers market, music and movie nights, and art gallery openings. Even if there isn’t a specific event going on, it’s a great place to walk around and explore with friends.
Throw Some Axes at Craft Axe Throwing
No, that’s not a metaphor. Craft Axe Throwing offers the opportunity to learn how to throw axes in a safe and secure environment. The sport of throwing axes can be tricky, but it’s great exercise and can lead to all kinds of memorable laughs and experiences. The instructors are well trained, and visitors of all skill levels are welcome. Craft Axe Throwing also offers casual and competitive axe-throwing events if you think you’re up for the challenge!
Find Your Way Out at Escape Lincoln
Your goal when arriving at Escape Lincoln is, oddly enough, to depart as soon as possible. This amusement venue features escape rooms filled with puzzles and riddles that visitors must solve before they can leave the room. Escape Lincoln offers a range of game levels – from “beginner” to “expert” – with all sorts of immersive themes, such as “Alice in Wonderland” and “Stranger Things.” Try your luck, and have fun trying not to get stuck!
Hopefully, these ideas will help you fill your free time with fun and create memorable experiences! For more suggestions about great places to visit in Lincoln, check out the LATITUDE blog.