Abe Lincoln’s 200th Birthday Celebration

In February, Abraham Lincoln will celebrate his 200th birthday.

To honor him, Mayor Chris Beulter announced this morning that the city of Lincoln will expand its annual Abraham Lincoln birthday celebration to four days.

The event will be themed “10 scores” and take place February 12 to the 15th.

Some of the events include a concert, a civil war musical, and a historical lecture.

Jeff Maul, head of the convention and visitors bureau said that this is a great step to boost lincoln tourism.

This will be the 9th annual abraham lincoln birthday celebration for the city.

For more information you can log onto www.lincoln.ne.gov starting in September.