NIC Caterers


The NIC is proud to offer you a choice of four outstanding local caterers for your event: Misty's Catering, Premier Catering, Skeeter Barnes and Venue. Click on the links below to view menus and booking information.


Misty's Catering

A local favorite since 1963, Misty's has earned honors for "Lincoln's Best Prime Rib," "Best Steak," "Best Place for Dinner" and "Best Restaurant." They have also been recognized by the Nebraska Beef Council and Restaurant & Hospitality Magazine for their exceptional culinary achievements. Owners Chad Carlson and Reese Hummel have nearly 50 years of combined food, beverage and banquet experience. 

Misty's Catering Menu
Tammie Falck, Catering manager 
402-466-8424 or

Premier Catering

Premier Catering is experienced at corporate events, weddings, special occasions and parties ranging from 25 to 5,000 guests. Its client list includes ABC Sports, ESPN, University of Nebraska, Lincoln Public Schools, IMG Marketing, Nebco, TeamMates, National Research Corporation, Hobbytown, Nebraska Heart Hospital, SAC Museum, Union Bank, Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital and numerous other clients. 

Premier Catering Menu
Sheila or Tom or (402) 323-8420

Skeeter Barnes

Skeeter Barnes serves only Nebraska Corn-Fed BeefTM steaks, prime rib and burgers as part of its commitment to offering you only the highest quality products around. Skeeter Barnes beef is naturally aged for a minimum of 21 days, and is produced by Nebraska cattlemen who follow beef quality assurance guidelines and feed their cattle a special corn diet.

Skeeter Barnes Catering Menu
Karen Lacy or (402) 432-9147


The standard, quality and professionalism that you have come to expect at Venue restaurant & lounge is now offered off-site with Venue’s cater¬ing services. Venue offers full service and drop off catering services for corporate entertaining, social events, weddings, receptions and business meeting and everything in-between. Our experienced, reliable staff will assist you in making sure every detail of your event is executed with excellence.

Venue Catering Menu
Cherie Anderson
(402) 488-8368 Ext. 3 or visit