Young Nebraskans Week was developed in 2017 by a partnership between the following organizations

Lincoln Young Professionals Group white logo
Greater Omaha Chamber Young Professionals White logo
Questions about Young Nebraskans Week? Contact Karrissa Jyles, YNW Coordinator, by email at or by phone at 402.471.3765


downtown hastings tour

WHO: Hastings Young Professionals

WHERE:  Murphy's Wagon Wheel | 107 N Lincoln Ave, Hastings, NE

DATE & TIME: September 24 | 5:00- 7:30 pm

The Downtown Tour is already a community favorite, but we are adding a new twist! We're touring the new (as usual), the old (the spaces people usually don't see) and the under construction! We'll even tour a couple spaces seeking proposals.


We'll start with a social at Murphy's at 5pm and follow with a walking tour of the downtown. 

Party on the Patio

WHO: Hastings Young Professionals & Odyssey

WHERE: Odyssey | 521 W 2nd Street, Hastings, NE

DATE & TIME: September 27 | 6-10pm

Live music? Odyssey? Downtown? If you love these things, this is the event for you! Formerly Three will be playing covers all night. The green space will be reserved for HYP and yes you'll recieve full bar service. BYOLC (Bring-your-own-lawnchair) if you're hanging out in the green space! 

Want to enjoy the music and supper on the patio? Call Odyssey at 402834-3811 to reserve a table! Please indicate you would like to be on the patio for the event when you call. 

GIVEAWAY! We will also be announcing the winners of The Listening Room presents The Steel Wheels 4-person table giveaway!


WHO: Hastings Young Professionals and Parks & Rec

WHERE:  Libs Park | 1531 N Baltimore Ave, Hastings, NE

DATE & TIME: September 28 | 7:30-10 pm

It's Back! This is a completely free, family- friendly, community-wide event. This one is going to be a throwback movie. What movie? We're watching TOY STORY!

Bring your own lawn chairs, blankets and fellow movie- watchers. We'll provide the popcorn and some fun things for the kids! 

Movie starting time varies. The movie starts as it is dark enough to see the screen.