Book Your Next Event At The Gala


With its beautiful bar, rustic wedding decor and and country barn feel, high ceilings and outdoor cocktail garden, The Gala is the perfect wedding venue for your ceremony and reception in Lincoln, Nebraska. Professional management, staff and event planner makes hosting your event easier than ever.  Well lit and state of the art sound and light system gives the room a friendly, clubby feel to welcome your family and guest and quality service to help them feel right at home during your event.

Whether you’re hosting a wedding ceremony and reception, a business meeting, putting on a large-scale fundraisers or celebrating a special birthday or anniversary, The Gala of Lincoln, Nebraska will help you create an event to remember forever — and one your guests will never forget. From full event packages including DJ, light & sound system, photo booth, table decorations, soft serve ice cream machine, 16’x12′ video wall and small event catering  packages to small gatherings, this is the perfect venue for your next event.

Located on the central west side of Lincoln, Nebraska and 5 minutes from all major hotels and downtown, the newly renovated reception hall is the buzz of Lincoln for it’s over the top or classic time honored events.

Let our Private Event Planners help you plan your next event — be it large or small, business or social or whatever you envision, our staff will ensure your event runs seamlessly and is not only enjoyed by every one of your guests but you as well.

Wedding Ceremonies & Receptions, Quinceaneras, Birthday & Anniversary Parties, College & High School Events, Fundraisers, Graduations and Celebration Of Life.


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What You Can Expect

Intelligent LED Lighting System - In House Sound System - 7500 Square Foot Venue - Photo Booth 

Outdoor Patio - Head Table & Stage - Lighted Backdrop - Round Banquet Tables - Up Lighting

Decorations  & Centerpieces - Full Bar & Professional Bartenders

In-House Event Planner & Event Manager & Professional DJ / MC

The Venue

Established in 2016, The Gala is the vision of Jeff & Lisa Rothgeb. After over 30 years of Jeff being one of the most sought after DJs and event planners, Jeff & Lisa decided to find a place to call home.

The Gala's staff is 2nd to none. All have been with The Gala since day one and they are what makes the magic happen. Catering to their client's, and attention to detail from event planning, the DJ booth to behind the bar, you will not find a better team that takes more pride in making sure your event is special.

Events, Parties & Celebrations

The Gala has a capacity of 400 guest.  Comfortable banquet seating for 300 -  Kitchen prep area

Bridal Suite for wedding ceremonies


Planning your wedding ceremony & reception is so simple for our couples and their families.  Online event planner with custom forms and music selectors means your wedding day is customized around your vision.


Lights, Sound, Action!  That's what you get at The Gala.  The professional sound and light system is designed to sound spectacular at low levels while your guest are eating and than can deliver that club like feel when the party gets started.

LED Lighting - Lasers - Moving Lights - Strobes - Fog & Haze

Separate Microphone Speakers - Uplights - 16 Foot Video Wall


SAY CHEESE!!!  Lots of WOW factor when you step inside The Gala Photo Booth.  Guest receive their photos to their phone, email or to a private website using a QR code for your family & friends to see all the party pics.


Over 100 different liquors, beers, wine and seltzers to choose from.  The frozen drink machine is also a big hit for margaritas, daiquiris, pina coladas and non-alcohol drinks are a hit for the young and the seasoned partiers.

Non-alcohol drink packages available

Let The Excitement Begin!

Wedding Ceremonies & Receptions, Quinceaneras, Birthday & Anniversary Parties, College & High School Events, Fundraisers, Graduations and Celebration Of Life, Concerts & Live Entertainment

Fine Details

Additional Information About The Gala

Yes, The Gala is all on one level with a ramp from the parking lot to the front door.  The restrooms are ADA complaint, bright and clean.

Yes.  The Gala has a prep kitchen space that allows your caterer to easily load in and load out.

Yes.  All candles must be in a votive or some type of candle holder.

Yes.  The Gala does not discriminate and actually embraces a wide variety of diverse events.


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