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August 2014

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8:00 AM - 5:00 AM

Midtown Crossing Sidewalk Sales

Stroll Some. Shop Some. Save Some. Midtown Crossing's Summer Sidewalk Sales have the area's freshest deals and discounts. Come for Sunday brunch at one of our fabulous restaurants and make a day of...

Cost: Come Brunch and Shop!

Where?
Midtown Crossing at Turner Park
3102 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE  68131
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For more information:
Sponsor: Midtown Crossing
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9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Omaha Farmers Market-Aksarben Village

Join the Omaha Farmers Market as we celebrate our 21st season of making locally grown foods accessible to our community. Fresh produce, one-of-a-kind products and valued relationships make the...

Cost: www.omahafarmersmarket.org

Where?
Farmers Market
67th and Mercy
Omaha, NE
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10:00 AM - 3:00 AM

CRUIZIN' FOR CRITTERS CAR SHOW

To benefit Midlands Humane Society in Council Bluffs Hi-Tech Electronics is hosting a car and motorcycle show, music, food, vendors, and awards!

Cost: $15.00/$20.00 day of

Where?
110 South 29th Street
Council Bluffs, IA  51501

For more information:
Sponsor: Hi-Tech Electronics
Telephone: 712-366-2551
Contact name: Terri
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11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Midlands Pirate Festival

A celebration of historical and fictional buccaneers from Bonnie Blue to Capt. Hook. Lots of stage shows, professional performing troupes, street theater, strolling characters, and interactions....

Cost: $10/$5

Where?
Bellevue Pumpkin Ranch
11001 S. 48th Street
Papillion, NE  68133
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For more information:
Sponsor: FEST LLC
Telephone: 641-357-5177
Contact name: Greg
Website »

11:00 AM

Urban Design Lab

Chloë Bass and Teal Gardner, two of the Bemis Center’s Artists-in-Residence, are collaborating with 20 local researchers to shed new light on the nature of our urban landscape. Each of the...

Cost: Free

Where?
Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
724 S. 12th Street
Omaha
NE, NE  68102
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For more information:
Sponsor: Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
Telephone: 402-341-7130
Contact name: Bemis Center
Website »

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Faith Baptist Church of Omaha Sunday Morning Service

Faith Baptist Church of Omaha Sunday Morning Service each Sunday morning at 11 a.m. http://omaha.net/faith-baptist-church

Cost: FREE

Where?
Faith Baptist Church of Omaha Nebraska
5123 North 15th Street
Omaha, NE
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For more information:
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Opera Omaha Guild Flavors of Midtown

“Flavors of Midtown.” is a month long event that is being held at Midtown Crossing from August 1 to September 4, presented by the Opera Omaha Guild. The urban Midtown “tour” combines food...

Cost: Events start at $5.00

Where?
Midtown Crossing
Omaha, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Opera Omaha Guild
Telephone: 402-346-7372
Website »

11:00 AM - 1:30 PM

THE DURHAM MUSEUM ON TRACK GUILD PRESENTS “AS MODERN AS MODERN OMAHA”

The Durham Museum On Track Guild is finalizing plans for their annual luncheon, “As Modern As Modern Omaha.” The event will be held on Monday, August 25, 2014 at The Durham Museum at 801 South...

Cost: $75.00

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S. 10th Street
Omaha, NE  681-5
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For more information:
Sponsor: On Track Guild
Telephone: 402-660-1680
Contact name: Sally Stalnaker
Website »

11:00 AM

Urban Design Lab

Chloë Bass and Teal Gardner, two of the Bemis Center’s Artists-in-Residence, are collaborating with 20 local researchers to shed new light on the nature of our urban landscape. Each of the...

Cost: Free

Where?
Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
724 S. 12th Street
Omaha
NE, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
Telephone: 402-341-7130
Contact name: Bemis Center
Website »

Opera Omaha Guild Flavors of Midtown

“Flavors of Midtown.” is a month long event that is being held at Midtown Crossing from August 1 to September 4, presented by the Opera Omaha Guild. The urban Midtown “tour” combines food...

Cost: Events start at $5.00

Where?
Midtown Crossing
Omaha, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Opera Omaha Guild
Telephone: 402-346-7372
Website »

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Infinite8 Cafe

A weekly community-based and highly interactive forum, as an empowering platform to tackle many of the daily challenges we face in our highly evolving and complex world. Each week, forums will...

Cost: FREE

Where?
InCommon Community Development Center
1340 Park Ave.
Omaha, NE  68105
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For more information:
Sponsor: Infinite8 Institute/inCommon
Telephone: 402-819-7605
Contact name: Aledia Kartchner
Website »

11:00 AM - 1:30 PM

THE DURHAM MUSEUM ON TRACK GUILD PRESENTS “AS MODERN AS MODERN OMAHA”

The Durham Museum On Track Guild is finalizing plans for their annual luncheon, “As Modern As Modern Omaha.” The event will be held on Monday, August 25, 2014 at The Durham Museum at 801 South...

Cost: $75.00

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 South 10th Street
Omaha, NE  68105
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For more information:
Sponsor: On Track Guild
Telephone: 402-660-1680
Contact name: Sally Stalnaker
Website »

11:00 AM

Urban Design Lab

Chloë Bass and Teal Gardner, two of the Bemis Center’s Artists-in-Residence, are collaborating with 20 local researchers to shed new light on the nature of our urban landscape. Each of the...

Cost: Free

Where?
Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
724 S. 12th Street
Omaha
NE, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
Telephone: 402-341-7130
Contact name: Bemis Center
Website »

11:00 AM - 1:30 PM

THE DURHAM MUSEUM ON TRACK GUILD PRESENTS “AS MODERN AS MODERN OMAHA”

The Durham Museum On Track Guild is finalizing plans for their annual luncheon, “As Modern As Modern Omaha.” The event will be held on Monday, August 25, 2014 at The Durham Museum at 801 South...

Cost: $75.00

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 South 10th Street
Omaha, NE  68105
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: On Track Guild
Telephone: 402-660-1680
Contact name: Sally Stalnaker
Website »

Opera Omaha Guild Flavors of Midtown

“Flavors of Midtown.” is a month long event that is being held at Midtown Crossing from August 1 to September 4, presented by the Opera Omaha Guild. The urban Midtown “tour” combines food...

Cost: Events start at $5.00

Where?
Midtown Crossing
Omaha, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Opera Omaha Guild
Telephone: 402-346-7372
Website »

11:00 AM

Urban Design Lab

Chloë Bass and Teal Gardner, two of the Bemis Center’s Artists-in-Residence, are collaborating with 20 local researchers to shed new light on the nature of our urban landscape. Each of the...

Cost: Free

Where?
Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
724 S. 12th Street
Omaha
NE, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
Telephone: 402-341-7130
Contact name: Bemis Center
Website »

12:00 PM

City of Papillion Farmer's Market

The City of Papillion Farmer's Market features a variety of fresh produce, baked goods and art from local vendors. The event is held from 5 to 8 p.m. each Wednesday throughout the summer at City...

Cost: Free

Where?
City Park
84th and Lincoln streets
Papillion, NE  68046
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For more information:
Sponsor: Papillion Recreation Department
Telephone: 402-597-2073
Contact name: Tami Phillips
Website »

Opera Omaha Guild Flavors of Midtown

“Flavors of Midtown.” is a month long event that is being held at Midtown Crossing from August 1 to September 4, presented by the Opera Omaha Guild. The urban Midtown “tour” combines food...

Cost: Events start at $5.00

Where?
Midtown Crossing
Omaha, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Opera Omaha Guild
Telephone: 402-346-7372
Website »

11:00 AM

Urban Design Lab

Chloë Bass and Teal Gardner, two of the Bemis Center’s Artists-in-Residence, are collaborating with 20 local researchers to shed new light on the nature of our urban landscape. Each of the...

Cost: Free

Where?
Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
724 S. 12th Street
Omaha
NE, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
Telephone: 402-341-7130
Contact name: Bemis Center
Website »

6:30 PM - 10:00 PM

End of Summer Concert Series

This six-week concert series, presented by UNO, showcases some of the area’s most exciting, live musical ‎talent. Crowds bring coolers, chairs, and blankets for this Thursday night series.‎

Cost: n/a

Where?
Midtown Crossing at Turner Park
Corner of 31st and Farnam Street
Omaha, NE  68175
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For more information:
Sponsor: Midtown Crossing
Website »

7:00 PM -

End of Summer Concert Series: Josh Gracin

This six-week concert series, presented by UNO, showcases some of the area’s most exciting, live musical talent. Crowds bring coolers, chairs, and blankets for this Thursday night series.

Cost: Free

Where?
Turner Park at Midtown Crossing
31st Ave and Farnam St
Omaha, NE  68131
View map »

Opera Omaha Guild Flavors of Midtown

“Flavors of Midtown.” is a month long event that is being held at Midtown Crossing from August 1 to September 4, presented by the Opera Omaha Guild. The urban Midtown “tour” combines food...

Cost: Events start at $5.00

Where?
Midtown Crossing
Omaha, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Opera Omaha Guild
Telephone: 402-346-7372
Website »

11:00 AM

Urban Design Lab

Chloë Bass and Teal Gardner, two of the Bemis Center’s Artists-in-Residence, are collaborating with 20 local researchers to shed new light on the nature of our urban landscape. Each of the...

Cost: Free

Where?
Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
724 S. 12th Street
Omaha
NE, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
Telephone: 402-341-7130
Contact name: Bemis Center
Website »

Opera Omaha Guild Flavors of Midtown

“Flavors of Midtown.” is a month long event that is being held at Midtown Crossing from August 1 to September 4, presented by the Opera Omaha Guild. The urban Midtown “tour” combines food...

Cost: Events start at $5.00

Where?
Midtown Crossing
Omaha, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Opera Omaha Guild
Telephone: 402-346-7372
Website »

8:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Omaha Farmers Market-Old Market

Join the Omaha Farmers Market as we celebrate our 21st season of making locally grown foods accessible to our community. Fresh produce, one-of-a-kind products and valued relationships make the...

Cost: www.omahafarmersmarket.org

Where?
Farmers Market
11th and Jackson
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

11:00 AM

Urban Design Lab

Chloë Bass and Teal Gardner, two of the Bemis Center’s Artists-in-Residence, are collaborating with 20 local researchers to shed new light on the nature of our urban landscape. Each of the...

Cost: Free

Where?
Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
724 S. 12th Street
Omaha
NE, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
Telephone: 402-341-7130
Contact name: Bemis Center
Website »

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

So You Think You Can Groove Open House BBQ

Free Open House BBQ on August 30, 2014 from 12pm-2pm at 4801 Northwest Radial Highway! Stop by to see some awesome dancers from our Summer Session compete in a So You Think You Can Dance-style...

Cost: Free

Where?
Pear Tree Performing Arts
4801 Northwest Radial Highway
Omaha, NE  68104
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For more information:
Sponsor: Pear Tree Performing Arts
Telephone: 402-934-4767
Contact name: Natasha Partridge-Butler
Website »

Opera Omaha Guild Flavors of Midtown

“Flavors of Midtown.” is a month long event that is being held at Midtown Crossing from August 1 to September 4, presented by the Opera Omaha Guild. The urban Midtown “tour” combines food...

Cost: Events start at $5.00

Where?
Midtown Crossing
Omaha, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Opera Omaha Guild
Telephone: 402-346-7372
Website »

Walking Group

Motion is Life so we need to keep moving! This walking club is for all ages and fitness levels. If you are interested in regaining, maintaining or developing your health and well being come join...

Cost: Free

Where?
Oak View Mall
Food Court
3001 S 144th St
Omaha, NE  68144
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For more information:
Sponsor: Zorad Chiropractic
Telephone: 402-210-8490
Contact name: Dr. Christine
Website »

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Charity Events

Opera Omaha Guild Flavors of Midtown

2014.08.01

“Flavors of Midtown.” is a month long event that is being held at Midtown Crossing from August 1 to September 4, presented by the Opera Omaha...

Bacchanalian Society of Omaha's Fall 2014 Wine Party

Bacchanalian Society of Omaha's Fall 2014 Wine Party

2014.09.04

The Bacchanalian Society of Omaha is a not for profit charity organization focused on celebration and philanthropy. Bacchus, our Roman deity...

Bike MS: Nebraska Ride 2014

Bike MS: Nebraska Ride 2014

2014.09.06

For cyclists and anyone seeking a personal challenge and a world free of MS, Bike MS is the premier fundraising cycling series in the nation. Join...

Color Vibe 5k: Omaha, NE

Color Vibe 5k: Omaha, NE

2014.09.06

Wanting to get active, create new memories, take cool pictures and have the time of your life? Then come join the Color Vibe party! The Color Vibe...

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Community Events

End of Summer Concert Series

End of Summer Concert Series

2014.08.21

This six-week concert series, presented by UNO, showcases some of the area’s most exciting, live musical ‎talent. Crowds bring coolers, chairs,...

Omaha Farmers Market-Old Market

2014.05.03

Join the Omaha Farmers Market as we celebrate our 21st season of making locally grown foods accessible to our community. Fresh produce,...

So You Think You Can Groove Open House BBQ

So You Think You Can Groove Open House BBQ

2014.08.30

Free Open House BBQ on August 30, 2014 from 12pm-2pm at 4801 Northwest Radial Highway! Stop by to see some awesome dancers from our Summer Session...

Faith Baptist Church of Omaha Sunday Morning Service

2013.01.13

Faith Baptist Church of Omaha Sunday Morning Service each Sunday morning at 11 a.m. http://omaha.net/faith-baptist-church

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