The Legendary
ZOO BAR
136 N 14th St. - Lincoln NE
402.435.8754
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ZOOFEST 2020
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Nebraska's Premier Music Festival
Blues - Country - Zydeco - Rockabilly - Roots - Soul - Rock & Roll
The Legendary
ZOO BAR
1973    "LEGENDARY"    2020
ZOO BAR LEGACY 
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In a storied building built in 1921 sits the ZOO BAR, a narrow nightspot that’s been a staple for live music in downtown Lincoln since 1973.

Some big time acts have walked through the hallowed club’s doors including Buddy Guy, Bo Diddley, Albert Collins, Robert Cray and Otis Rush. 

Throughout 2020, a variety of bands will play on the same stage graced by those blues legends in honor of ZOO Bar’s 47th Anniversary. 
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ZOO BAR Legends & Locals
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Larry Boehmer 
1947 - 2012 
VIDEO   
Magic Slim
1937 - 2013 
VIDEO   
Friday Afternoon Club
Fridays - 5:00 PM
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Lincoln's Home of Live Music
for over 47 Years!
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& C'mon  In The ZOO BAR!
BB KING
1925 - 2015
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“The Zoo Bar is one of my all time favorite bars and it’s also one of my all time favorite places to play the blues. It’s just great in every way. I could fill pages of all the good times I’ve had there and all the reasons it’s a great place, but the short version is that the staff and the owners have always been really nice to the musicians and the patrons are all real blues lovers and all together that makes it a great place to play."
Charlie Musselwhite
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ZOO BAR WEEKLY SHOWS

Almost Every Sunday:   ZOOLARIOUS 8PM
Almost Every Monday:  ZOO BAR House Band - 7PM
Almost Every Tuesday: Jazzocracy - 7PM / DJ Relic 9PM
Almost Every Thursday: Country Club 6PM /
                                       Shithook: Live Band Karaoke 9:30

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Gregg Allman
1947 - 2017
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Aretha Franklin - Video
Mar 25, 1943 - Aug 16, 2018
For All Inquiries including bookings email
zoobar1973@gmail.com
Upcoming Shows
BILLY BACON
         2019
All Shows and Times are subject to change  
Due to Covid 19 restrictions, our ability to operate and provide Live Music has been impacted. 
Please call 402.435.8754 for current operating hours.
MONDAY APRIL 5 - 7PM
ZOO BAR HOUSE BAND
FRIDAY APRIL 9 - 5PM
JERIMIAH JOHNSON
SATURDAY APRIL 10 - 5PM
IGOR & RED ELVISES
TUESDAY APRIL - 7PM
JAZZOCRACY
DJ Relic - 9PM
APRIL 17 - 9PM
PITCH PERFECT
May 5 - 6PM
Mike Zito & His Big Band
May 19 - 6PM
Paul Nelsom
June 8
The Reverend Horton Heat &
DALE WATSON