Welcome to the Railyard

Looking to learn more about Lincoln’s premier entertainment district? You’ve come to the right place!

Here's What You Need to Know

Great places to eat, fun bars, comfortable lofts, and a giant TV—The Railyard has everything you need for an unforgettable downtown experience!

Restaurants & Nightlife

From Cajun cuisine, sushi, pizza, burgers, and more, The Railyard is home to some of Lincoln’s best restaurants. And if you need a draft beer, craft cocktail, glass of wine, or other drink to get the night started, we have you covered!

The Cube

One of the biggest outdoor screens in the Midwest, The Cube sets The Railyard apart from any other entertainment district in Nebraska. Catch a Nebraska football game, movie, and more on the epic 14×40 screen.

Ice Rink

From December to February, The Railyard transforms into Nebraska’s best spot for outdoor ice skating. Rent a pair of skates, sign up for a curling league, or book a private party at this unique venue.

Downtown Living

Whether you’re looking for a spacious loft or just somewhere to stay for the night, you have great options in The Railyard. Live in the heart of Downtown Lincoln in the contemporary Canopy Lofts, or spend a weekend in a luxury suite at Hyatt Place.

Frequently asked Questions

Do you have to be 21 to enter the Railyard?

No! You do not have to be 21 to enter the Railyard, but you will be asked to show I.D’s when entering the bars, especially during large events such as game day watch party’s.

Can I rent out the Railyard for an event?

Of Course! Just contact us to get your event started!

Are there places to eat in the Railyard?

Yes, we have a variety of restaurants and bars surrounding the Railyard area. Some including Longwells, Gate25, Burgerfi, Mellow Mushroom, Hiro88, and Bourbon Street

When is the Railyard open?

The Railyard operational hours are 8:00am-1:00am. Restaurant hours vary, make sure to check out their individual pages to find more information

Where can I find what’s happening in the Railyard?

Check out our yearly calendar to see what events we have coming up! You can also stay up to date by following us on our social media platforms


Instagram: @railyardlincoln

Facebook: The Railyard Lincoln


Do you guys do anything special for Husker Football Games?

We do! Fridays before every home game we celebrate our huskers with a pep rally! On game days we watch the huskers win on our giant cube! Come join us in the biggest husker watch party in Nebraska!

Contact The Railyard

Want to learn more about all The Railyard and the surrounding area has to offer? Interested in booking the space for your next private event or corporate outing? Our team is happy to answer your questions!

Upcoming Events

Between concerts, gameday parties, movie nights, and so much more, there’s always something going on at The Railyard! Stay up to date so you don’t miss out on some of the most fun things to do in Lincoln!