Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, The Bay is operating on limited capacity. Find public opportunities and events on The Bay's events calendar.

Goldenrod Pastries is open for regular business, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Tues.-Sun, with safety precautions. Masks that cover your mouth and nose, as well as social distancing, are required. Visit the Goldenrod Pastries website or follow them on social media to learn more.



The Bay’s facility, which houses our indoor skatepark, digital arts lab, all-ages music venue, and Goldenrod Cafe is all housed under one roof at:
2005 Y. St.
Lincoln, NE 68503

Our hours of operation vary depending on the part of our building you’re visiting:

Skate Park
Digital Arts Lab
Performance Venue
Goldenrod Cafe


If you need to connect with a specific staff member, please visit our About page.

Book A Show

The bay hosts live music on Fridays and Saturdays and other performances several days/week. If you’d like to perform at The Bay, please fill out our show request form.

Space Rental

While most of our dates are filled with in house programming, we do have some availability to rent our space for private events.

Skate School

Skate School is held every Saturday morning from 9:00am to 1pm. Lessons start at 9:30 and are on a first come, first served basis. Start your skateboard career here.

Private Skate Lessons

Private lessons are available to book up to 30 days in advance by visiting our Appointments Page. For complete details, including pricing, please visit our Private Lessons Page.

Food Bank

The Bay’s Skate Park also serves as a distribution center for The Lincoln Food Bank. Our distribution times are:
10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m. (1st & 3rd Thursday of each month)
5:00pm-6:00pm (3rd Wednesday of each month)

Sign Our Skate Waiver

In order to skate our park, you MUST have a valid waiver on file. There are no exceptions to this rule. Signing our waiver is free and easy to do.


The Bay is always in need of volunteers. To find out more info about volunteering, please visit our Volunteer page for complete details.

General Inquiries

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