The Governor’s Inaugural Ball will take place Jan. 12 at Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln, Gov. Pete Ricketts and first lady Susanne Shore announced Thursday.
More information regarding time, tickets, parking and more will be announced in the coming weeks and will be available at neinaugural.com.
Shore said in a press release: “The Governor’s Inaugural Ball is about Nebraskans coming together to celebrate another new beginning for our amazing state. We wanted to announce the date and location of the event as early as possible to ensure that those Nebraskans who want to attend reserve the date on their calendars.”
Ricketts, a Republican, was elected to a second four-year term on Nov. 6, defeating Democratic challenger Bob Krist.
Ricketts is Nebraska’s 40th governor.