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9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Mid-America Center Arts & Crafts Show

One of Iowa's largest shows with over 200 talented exhibitors selling thousands of unique, handmade products. A fantastic shopping event.

Cost: $5 admission for anyone over 10 years of age.

Where?
Mid-America Center
One Arena Way
Council Bluffs, IA  51501
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For more information:
Sponsor: Callahan Promotions, Inc.
Telephone: 563-652-4529
Contact name: Tom Callahan

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Mid-America Center Arts & Crafts Show

One of Iowa's largest shows with over 200 talented exhibitors selling thousands of unique, handmade products. A fantastic shopping event.

Cost: $5 admission for anyone over 10 years of age.

Where?
Mid-America Center
One Arena Way
Council Bluffs, IA  51501
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Callahan Promotions, Inc.
Telephone: 563-652-4529
Contact name: Tom Callahan

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Holiday Poinsettia Show

Thousands of poinsettias bursting with rich, vibrant color fill the floral display hall in a glowing tribute to the holidays during the spectacular holiday poinsettia show. In the center of it all,...

Cost: 5-10, free for garden members and children under 6

Where?
Lauritzen Gardens
100 Bancroft Street
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-346-4002
Contact name: Jennifer Evans
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The Physicians Mutual and WOWT Holiday Market

On December 3 and 4 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. you will be able to get some of your last minute holiday shopping done at the Physicians Mutual and WOWT Holiday Market at Aksarben Village. Shop for...

Cost: FREE

Where?
Aksarben Village
Omaha, NE  68106

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Homebrew: The History of Omaha's Craft Brewing Before and After Prohibition

Krug. Storz. Metz. Do any of these names sound familiar to you? They were some of Omaha's founding brewers. Omaha is, and always has been, a beer town. Local brews fueled the workers who helped...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Christmas at Union Station

This holiday celebration began in the 1930s when Union Pacific would decorate for Union Station travelers to enjoy. Today, the tradition continues with the region’s largest indoor Christmas tree...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

YMCA of Greater Omaha: 150 Years of Serving All

The Durham Museum is partnering with YMCA of Greater Omaha to celebrate 150 years of serving the city. On April 2, 1866, the YMCA first began to put Christian principles into practice through...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Physicians Mutual & WOWT Holiday Market

Join Physicians Mutual and WOWT at the annual Omaha Holiday Market! December 3-4, 2016 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. in Aksarben Village. Get your holiday season off to a great start with this...

Cost: FREE

Where?
Aksarben Village
67th & Mercy Streets
Omaha, NE  68106
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Borsheims Weekend of Giving

Shop Borsheims from December 1st – 4th and a percentage of sales will be given to JDRF. JDRF is the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. The Weekend of Giving...

Cost: 0

Where?
Borsheims Fine Jewelry & Gifts
20 Regency Parkway
Omaha, NE  68114
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For more information:
Telephone: 800-642-GIFT
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The King is Dead! The Regicide of Charles I

In 17th century England, even being a King could be a dangerous job - sometimes you could even lose your head! "The King is Dead" explores the reign of England's King Charles I and the story...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition

Step back in time to an era of flappers and suffragists, bootleggers and temperance workers, and legends like Al Capone and Carry Nation. Created by the National Constitution Center, this exhibit...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

12:00 AM - 11:45 PM

Vote for ALS in the Heartland!

You can help us raise $ just by voting! Mutual 1st Federal Credit Union has made a wonderful video for a contest to help ALS in the Heartland win up to $20,000. You can help us win in 2 ways –...

Cost: Free!

Where?
Online
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: ALS in the Heartland
Telephone: 402-592-2374
Contact name: Tiffany Kresse
Website »

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Holiday Lights Festival - Wells Fargo Family Festival

The Wells Fargo Family Festival offers an afternoon of free family fun. Downtown arts and cultural institutions will provide free admission and hands-on activities for the entire family. Free...

Cost: FREE

Where?
Downtown Omaha
Omaha, NE  68102

For more information:
Sponsor: Holiday Lights Festival
Contact name: Christine Dunn
Website »

2:00 PM -

Ballet Nebraska presents The Nutcracker

Always fresh, lively, and thoroughly entertaining, Ballet Nebraska’s The Nutcracker returns with the visual splendor and charming story that make it a family favorite. Set to one of composer...

Cost: Single Tickets: $25-$62; Groups: $23-$56

Where?
Orpheum Theater
Omaha, NE

For more information:
Website »

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

21st Annual Christmas at the Cathedral

Join us for our 70th season and the 21st presentation of Christmas at the Cathedral! This Omaha favorite for the season promises to be a truly joyous celebration as conductor and composer Jonathan...

Cost: $30/18

Where?
St. Cecilia Cathedral
701 N 40th Street
Omaha, NE  68131
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For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Symphonic Chorus
Telephone: 402-650-4971
Contact name: Tracy Allgood
Website »

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Mom & Daughter Yoga

At FITGirl, Inc. our mission is to empower young girls as they develop and mature by demonstrating positive lifestyle choices; physical, mental, relational and nutritional. FITGIrl, Inc. is a...

Cost: $20 Drop In Fee

Where?
Hampton Inn Lakeside
17606 Arbor Plaza
Omaha, NE  68130
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For more information:
Sponsor: FITGIrl, Inc.
Telephone: 402-290-4144
Contact name: Cheri Dickmeyer
Website »

5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Joslyn Castle Unlocked

Join us for Joslyn Castle Unlocked on Saturday, April 9, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. A limited number of guests will have an opportunity to explore the Castle, and see the personal items that...

Cost: $50.00 per person, $65.00 per person for the December Event

Where?
Joslyn Castle
3902 Davenport Street
Omaha, NE  68131
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Joslyn Castle
Telephone: 402-595-2199
Contact name: Amy Trenolone
Website »

7:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Holiday Lights Spectacular

A choreographed blend of light and holiday music projected onto Midtown Crossing’s condominium buildings, the Holiday Lights Spectacular will run approx. 20-minutes every Thursday thru Sunday...

Cost: Free

Where?
Midtown Crossing at Turner Park
31st Ave and Farnam Street
Omaha, NE  68131
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-351-5954
Contact name: Amanda Lustgraaf
Website »

7:30 PM - 6:00 PM

THE ULTIMATE CHRISTMAS SHOW (abridged) by Reed Martin & Austin Tichenor

Welcome to the Annual Holiday Variety Show and Christmas Pageant at St. Everybody’s Non-Denominational Universalist Church, where all faiths are welcome because we’ll believe anything. But...

Cost: $30 - adults; $25 -students, seniors (65+)

Where?
BLUEBARN Theatre
1106 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Steaks
Telephone: 402-345-1576
Contact name: Randall T. Stevens
Website »

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Yesterday and Today: An Interactive Beatles Experience Featuring Billy McGuigan

Billy McGuigan and his brothers are back! This all-request Beatles tribute show will have you dancing in the aisles and singing along to every song. Share your stories and relive your memories with...

Cost: $40

Where?
Omaha Community Playhouse
6915 Cass Street
Omaha, NE  68132
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: University of Nebraska Medical Center, KMTV
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

7:30 PM

A Christmas Carol

It just isn’t Christmas without A Christmas Carol. Experience Omaha’s favorite holiday tradition as Ebenezer Scrooge takes us on a life-changing journey filled with beautiful costumes,...

Cost: Before Dec. 14: $38 Adults, $25 Students; Dec. 15 - 23: $42 Adults | $29 Student

Where?
Omaha Community Playhouse
6915 Cass Street
Omaha, NE  68132
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: First National Bank, KPMG, Cox, Rotella's Bakery, JK Barker Foundation, SilverStone Group
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

7:30 PM - 8:00 PM

THE ULTIMATE CHRISTMAS SHOW (ABRIDGED) by Reed Martin and Austin Tichenor

Welcome to the Annual Holiday Variety Show and Christmas Pageant at St. Everybody’s Non-Denominational Universalist Church, where all faiths are welcome because we’ll believe anything. But...

Cost: $30 Adults; $25 Students/Seniors (65+)

Where?
BLUEBARN Theatre
1106 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

Imagination: Celebrating 40 Years of Play

We're bringing back fan favorites from the past 40 years! Remember the dentist chair from the 1970s and the news desk from the 1980s? They're coming back (with a little bit of modern updating)....

Cost: $11

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Children's Hospital & Medical Center
Telephone: 402-342-6164
Contact name: Kim Reiner
Website »

Santa's Magic

Santa's Magic is an enchanting winter wonderland populated by friendly characters like the Snow Queen, Holly the Elf, and, of course, Santa. An interactive program is held several times daily and...

Cost: Free with paid admission

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-342-6164
Contact name: Kim Reiner
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Holiday Poinsettia Show

Thousands of poinsettias bursting with rich, vibrant color fill the floral display hall in a glowing tribute to the holidays during the spectacular holiday poinsettia show. In the center of it all,...

Cost: 5-10, free for garden members and children under 6

Where?
Lauritzen Gardens
100 Bancroft Street
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-346-4002
Contact name: Jennifer Evans
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Homebrew: The History of Omaha's Craft Brewing Before and After Prohibition

Krug. Storz. Metz. Do any of these names sound familiar to you? They were some of Omaha's founding brewers. Omaha is, and always has been, a beer town. Local brews fueled the workers who helped...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The King is Dead! The Regicide of Charles I

In 17th century England, even being a King could be a dangerous job - sometimes you could even lose your head! "The King is Dead" explores the reign of England's King Charles I and the story...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition

Step back in time to an era of flappers and suffragists, bootleggers and temperance workers, and legends like Al Capone and Carry Nation. Created by the National Constitution Center, this exhibit...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

YMCA of Greater Omaha: 150 Years of Serving All

The Durham Museum is partnering with YMCA of Greater Omaha to celebrate 150 years of serving the city. On April 2, 1866, the YMCA first began to put Christian principles into practice through...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Christmas at Union Station

This holiday celebration began in the 1930s when Union Pacific would decorate for Union Station travelers to enjoy. Today, the tradition continues with the region’s largest indoor Christmas tree...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

12:00 AM - 11:45 PM

Vote for ALS in the Heartland!

You can help us raise $ just by voting! Mutual 1st Federal Credit Union has made a wonderful video for a contest to help ALS in the Heartland win up to $20,000. You can help us win in 2 ways –...

Cost: Free!

Where?
Online
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: ALS in the Heartland
Telephone: 402-592-2374
Contact name: Tiffany Kresse
Website »

5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Joslyn Castle Unlocked

Join us for Joslyn Castle Unlocked on Saturday, April 9, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. A limited number of guests will have an opportunity to explore the Castle, and see the personal items that...

Cost: $50.00 per person, $65.00 per person for the December Event

Where?
Joslyn Castle
3902 Davenport Street
Omaha, NE  68131
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Joslyn Castle
Telephone: 402-595-2199
Contact name: Amy Trenolone
Website »

7:30 PM

A Christmas Carol

It just isn’t Christmas without A Christmas Carol. Experience Omaha’s favorite holiday tradition as Ebenezer Scrooge takes us on a life-changing journey filled with beautiful costumes,...

Cost: Before Dec. 14: $38 Adults, $25 Students; Dec. 15 - 23: $42 Adults | $29 Student

Where?
Omaha Community Playhouse
6915 Cass Street
Omaha, NE  68132
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: First National Bank, KPMG, Cox, Rotella's Bakery, JK Barker Foundation, SilverStone Group
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Yesterday and Today: An Interactive Beatles Experience Featuring Billy McGuigan

Billy McGuigan and his brothers are back! This all-request Beatles tribute show will have you dancing in the aisles and singing along to every song. Share your stories and relive your memories with...

Cost: $40

Where?
Omaha Community Playhouse
6915 Cass Street
Omaha, NE  68132
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: University of Nebraska Medical Center, KMTV
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

Imagination: Celebrating 40 Years of Play

We're bringing back fan favorites from the past 40 years! Remember the dentist chair from the 1970s and the news desk from the 1980s? They're coming back (with a little bit of modern updating)....

Cost: $11

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Children's Hospital & Medical Center
Telephone: 402-342-6164
Contact name: Kim Reiner
Website »

Santa's Magic

Santa's Magic is an enchanting winter wonderland populated by friendly characters like the Snow Queen, Holly the Elf, and, of course, Santa. An interactive program is held several times daily and...

Cost: Free with paid admission

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-342-6164
Contact name: Kim Reiner
Website »

7:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Leadership Summit

NO FAIL LEADERSHIP SUMMIT WITH FORMER NAVY SEALS Presented by Global Partners in Hope and Creighton University Heider College of Business Global Partners in Hope (GPiH) is presenting a Leadership...

Cost: 149.00

Where?
Creighton University Heider College of Business
602 N 20th St
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Global Partners in Hope and Creighton University Heider College of Business
Telephone: 402-250-8169
Contact name: Amanda Temoshek
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Holiday Poinsettia Show

Thousands of poinsettias bursting with rich, vibrant color fill the floral display hall in a glowing tribute to the holidays during the spectacular holiday poinsettia show. In the center of it all,...

Cost: 5-10, free for garden members and children under 6

Where?
Lauritzen Gardens
100 Bancroft Street
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-346-4002
Contact name: Jennifer Evans
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition

Step back in time to an era of flappers and suffragists, bootleggers and temperance workers, and legends like Al Capone and Carry Nation. Created by the National Constitution Center, this exhibit...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The King is Dead! The Regicide of Charles I

In 17th century England, even being a King could be a dangerous job - sometimes you could even lose your head! "The King is Dead" explores the reign of England's King Charles I and the story...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Christmas at Union Station

This holiday celebration began in the 1930s when Union Pacific would decorate for Union Station travelers to enjoy. Today, the tradition continues with the region’s largest indoor Christmas tree...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

YMCA of Greater Omaha: 150 Years of Serving All

The Durham Museum is partnering with YMCA of Greater Omaha to celebrate 150 years of serving the city. On April 2, 1866, the YMCA first began to put Christian principles into practice through...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Homebrew: The History of Omaha's Craft Brewing Before and After Prohibition

Krug. Storz. Metz. Do any of these names sound familiar to you? They were some of Omaha's founding brewers. Omaha is, and always has been, a beer town. Local brews fueled the workers who helped...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

12:00 AM - 11:45 PM

Vote for ALS in the Heartland!

You can help us raise $ just by voting! Mutual 1st Federal Credit Union has made a wonderful video for a contest to help ALS in the Heartland win up to $20,000. You can help us win in 2 ways –...

Cost: Free!

Where?
Online
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: ALS in the Heartland
Telephone: 402-592-2374
Contact name: Tiffany Kresse
Website »

5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Joslyn Castle Unlocked

Join us for Joslyn Castle Unlocked on Saturday, April 9, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. A limited number of guests will have an opportunity to explore the Castle, and see the personal items that...

Cost: $50.00 per person, $65.00 per person for the December Event

Where?
Joslyn Castle
3902 Davenport Street
Omaha, NE  68131
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Joslyn Castle
Telephone: 402-595-2199
Contact name: Amy Trenolone
Website »

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Abide Lights of Hope Display!

Lights of Hope Light Display What: The ‘Lights of Hope’ campaign was created in honor of the children and youth whose lives have been cut short by violence. This December we will host our 2nd...

Cost: FREE

Where?
Better Together Campus
3223 N. 45th Street
Omaha, NE  68104
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: H&H Lawn and Landscape, Brite Ideas
Contact name: Nate Olson
Website »

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Yesterday and Today: An Interactive Beatles Experience Featuring Billy McGuigan

Billy McGuigan and his brothers are back! This all-request Beatles tribute show will have you dancing in the aisles and singing along to every song. Share your stories and relive your memories with...

Cost: $40

Where?
Omaha Community Playhouse
6915 Cass Street
Omaha, NE  68132
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: University of Nebraska Medical Center, KMTV
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

7:30 PM

A Christmas Carol

It just isn’t Christmas without A Christmas Carol. Experience Omaha’s favorite holiday tradition as Ebenezer Scrooge takes us on a life-changing journey filled with beautiful costumes,...

Cost: Before Dec. 14: $38 Adults, $25 Students; Dec. 15 - 23: $42 Adults | $29 Student

Where?
Omaha Community Playhouse
6915 Cass Street
Omaha, NE  68132
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: First National Bank, KPMG, Cox, Rotella's Bakery, JK Barker Foundation, SilverStone Group
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

Imagination: Celebrating 40 Years of Play

We're bringing back fan favorites from the past 40 years! Remember the dentist chair from the 1970s and the news desk from the 1980s? They're coming back (with a little bit of modern updating)....

Cost: $11

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Children's Hospital & Medical Center
Telephone: 402-342-6164
Contact name: Kim Reiner
Website »

Santa's Magic

Santa's Magic is an enchanting winter wonderland populated by friendly characters like the Snow Queen, Holly the Elf, and, of course, Santa. An interactive program is held several times daily and...

Cost: Free with paid admission

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-342-6164
Contact name: Kim Reiner
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Holiday Poinsettia Show

Thousands of poinsettias bursting with rich, vibrant color fill the floral display hall in a glowing tribute to the holidays during the spectacular holiday poinsettia show. In the center of it all,...

Cost: 5-10, free for garden members and children under 6

Where?
Lauritzen Gardens
100 Bancroft Street
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-346-4002
Contact name: Jennifer Evans
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 AM

Adult Alcohol & Drug Evaluations

We offer Adult Substance Abuse evaluations at a discounted fee every Wednesday in our office. These evaluations allow you to assist your love one in getting them the help they need. Evaluations are...

Cost: 75.00

Where?
Serenity Matters Counseling
8109 Fort Street
Omaha, NE  68134
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Serenity Matters Counseling
Telephone: 140-283-03890
Contact name: Crystal
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition

Step back in time to an era of flappers and suffragists, bootleggers and temperance workers, and legends like Al Capone and Carry Nation. Created by the National Constitution Center, this exhibit...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

YMCA of Greater Omaha: 150 Years of Serving All

The Durham Museum is partnering with YMCA of Greater Omaha to celebrate 150 years of serving the city. On April 2, 1866, the YMCA first began to put Christian principles into practice through...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The King is Dead! The Regicide of Charles I

In 17th century England, even being a King could be a dangerous job - sometimes you could even lose your head! "The King is Dead" explores the reign of England's King Charles I and the story...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Christmas at Union Station

This holiday celebration began in the 1930s when Union Pacific would decorate for Union Station travelers to enjoy. Today, the tradition continues with the region’s largest indoor Christmas tree...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Homebrew: The History of Omaha's Craft Brewing Before and After Prohibition

Krug. Storz. Metz. Do any of these names sound familiar to you? They were some of Omaha's founding brewers. Omaha is, and always has been, a beer town. Local brews fueled the workers who helped...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

12:00 AM - 11:45 PM

Vote for ALS in the Heartland!

You can help us raise $ just by voting! Mutual 1st Federal Credit Union has made a wonderful video for a contest to help ALS in the Heartland win up to $20,000. You can help us win in 2 ways –...

Cost: Free!

Where?
Online
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: ALS in the Heartland
Telephone: 402-592-2374
Contact name: Tiffany Kresse
Website »

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

JOB FAIR - December 7th

JOB FAIR December 7, 2016 1 - 5 p.m. Comfort Inn & Suites 7007 Grover Street, Omaha, NE 68106 Plan to attend this hiring event and visit with 25+ employers all present and hiring. Interviews on...

Cost: free

Where?
Comfort Inn & Suites
7007
Grover St
Omaha, NE  68106
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For more information:
Sponsor: JobsGuide
Telephone: 402-679-6554
Contact name: Kathy Zywiec
Website »

5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Joslyn Castle Unlocked

Join us for Joslyn Castle Unlocked on Saturday, April 9, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. A limited number of guests will have an opportunity to explore the Castle, and see the personal items that...

Cost: $50.00 per person, $65.00 per person for the December Event

Where?
Joslyn Castle
3902 Davenport Street
Omaha, NE  68131
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Joslyn Castle
Telephone: 402-595-2199
Contact name: Amy Trenolone
Website »

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Abide Lights of Hope Display!

Lights of Hope Light Display What: The ‘Lights of Hope’ campaign was created in honor of the children and youth whose lives have been cut short by violence. This December we will host our 2nd...

Cost: FREE

Where?
Better Together Campus
3223 N. 45th Street
Omaha, NE  68104
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: H&H Lawn and Landscape, Brite Ideas
Contact name: Nate Olson
Website »

6:00 PM

Art & Ale

Have you been wanting to work on something artsy but not had the space to do so? Or maybe you just want to hang out and make art with your friends without having to worry about cleaning your house...

Cost: Free

Where?
Apollon Art Space
1801 Vinton St
Omaha, NE  68108
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-884-0135
Contact name: Ryan Tewell
Website »

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Yesterday and Today: An Interactive Beatles Experience Featuring Billy McGuigan

Billy McGuigan and his brothers are back! This all-request Beatles tribute show will have you dancing in the aisles and singing along to every song. Share your stories and relive your memories with...

Cost: $40

Where?
Omaha Community Playhouse
6915 Cass Street
Omaha, NE  68132
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: University of Nebraska Medical Center, KMTV
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

7:30 PM

A Christmas Carol

It just isn’t Christmas without A Christmas Carol. Experience Omaha’s favorite holiday tradition as Ebenezer Scrooge takes us on a life-changing journey filled with beautiful costumes,...

Cost: Before Dec. 14: $38 Adults, $25 Students; Dec. 15 - 23: $42 Adults | $29 Student

Where?
Omaha Community Playhouse
6915 Cass Street
Omaha, NE  68132
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: First National Bank, KPMG, Cox, Rotella's Bakery, JK Barker Foundation, SilverStone Group
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

Santa's Magic

Santa's Magic is an enchanting winter wonderland populated by friendly characters like the Snow Queen, Holly the Elf, and, of course, Santa. An interactive program is held several times daily and...

Cost: Free with paid admission

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-342-6164
Contact name: Kim Reiner
Website »

Imagination: Celebrating 40 Years of Play

We're bringing back fan favorites from the past 40 years! Remember the dentist chair from the 1970s and the news desk from the 1980s? They're coming back (with a little bit of modern updating)....

Cost: $11

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Children's Hospital & Medical Center
Telephone: 402-342-6164
Contact name: Kim Reiner
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Holiday Poinsettia Show

Thousands of poinsettias bursting with rich, vibrant color fill the floral display hall in a glowing tribute to the holidays during the spectacular holiday poinsettia show. In the center of it all,...

Cost: 5-10, free for garden members and children under 6

Where?
Lauritzen Gardens
100 Bancroft Street
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-346-4002
Contact name: Jennifer Evans
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The King is Dead! The Regicide of Charles I

In 17th century England, even being a King could be a dangerous job - sometimes you could even lose your head! "The King is Dead" explores the reign of England's King Charles I and the story...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Christmas at Union Station

This holiday celebration began in the 1930s when Union Pacific would decorate for Union Station travelers to enjoy. Today, the tradition continues with the region’s largest indoor Christmas tree...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

YMCA of Greater Omaha: 150 Years of Serving All

The Durham Museum is partnering with YMCA of Greater Omaha to celebrate 150 years of serving the city. On April 2, 1866, the YMCA first began to put Christian principles into practice through...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Homebrew: The History of Omaha's Craft Brewing Before and After Prohibition

Krug. Storz. Metz. Do any of these names sound familiar to you? They were some of Omaha's founding brewers. Omaha is, and always has been, a beer town. Local brews fueled the workers who helped...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition

Step back in time to an era of flappers and suffragists, bootleggers and temperance workers, and legends like Al Capone and Carry Nation. Created by the National Constitution Center, this exhibit...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

12:00 AM - 11:45 PM

Vote for ALS in the Heartland!

You can help us raise $ just by voting! Mutual 1st Federal Credit Union has made a wonderful video for a contest to help ALS in the Heartland win up to $20,000. You can help us win in 2 ways –...

Cost: Free!

Where?
Online
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: ALS in the Heartland
Telephone: 402-592-2374
Contact name: Tiffany Kresse
Website »

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Christmas In Our Hearts Concert

An annual, professional holiday concert that delights approx. 400 residents of local nursing homes. Volunteers are needed at the event. Sponsorships and individual donations allow the nursing...

Cost: none

Where?
Salvation Army Kroc Center
2825 Y Street
Omaha, NE
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-556-8032
Contact name: Paul
Website »

5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Joslyn Castle Unlocked

Join us for Joslyn Castle Unlocked on Saturday, April 9, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. A limited number of guests will have an opportunity to explore the Castle, and see the personal items that...

Cost: $50.00 per person, $65.00 per person for the December Event

Where?
Joslyn Castle
3902 Davenport Street
Omaha, NE  68131
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Joslyn Castle
Telephone: 402-595-2199
Contact name: Amy Trenolone
Website »

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Abide Lights of Hope Display!

Lights of Hope Light Display What: The ‘Lights of Hope’ campaign was created in honor of the children and youth whose lives have been cut short by violence. This December we will host our 2nd...

Cost: FREE

Where?
Better Together Campus
3223 N. 45th Street
Omaha, NE  68104
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: H&H Lawn and Landscape, Brite Ideas
Contact name: Nate Olson
Website »

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Koterba & Becka: A Picture and A Thousand Words

Join radio host Tom Becka and cartoonist Jeff Koterba @ KANEKO on December 8, 2016 as these two Omaha commentators will discuss their craft, and how, when the dust settles at the end of the day,...

Cost: 0.00

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones St
Omaha, NE  68102
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For more information:
Website »

7:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Holiday Lights Spectacular

A choreographed blend of light and holiday music projected onto Midtown Crossing’s condominium buildings, the Holiday Lights Spectacular will run approx. 20-minutes every Thursday thru Sunday...

Cost: Free

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

For more information:
Telephone: 402-351-5954
Contact name: Amanda Lustgraaf
Website »

7:30 PM

A Christmas Carol

It just isn’t Christmas without A Christmas Carol. Experience Omaha’s favorite holiday tradition as Ebenezer Scrooge takes us on a life-changing journey filled with beautiful costumes,...

Cost: Before Dec. 14: $38 Adults, $25 Students; Dec. 15 - 23: $42 Adults | $29 Student

Where?
Omaha Community Playhouse
6915 Cass Street
Omaha, NE  68132
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: First National Bank, KPMG, Cox, Rotella's Bakery, JK Barker Foundation, SilverStone Group
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Yesterday and Today: An Interactive Beatles Experience Featuring Billy McGuigan

Billy McGuigan and his brothers are back! This all-request Beatles tribute show will have you dancing in the aisles and singing along to every song. Share your stories and relive your memories with...

Cost: $40

Where?
Omaha Community Playhouse
6915 Cass Street
Omaha, NE  68132
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: University of Nebraska Medical Center, KMTV
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

7:30 PM - 6:00 PM

THE ULTIMATE CHRISTMAS SHOW (abridged) by Reed Martin & Austin Tichenor

Welcome to the Annual Holiday Variety Show and Christmas Pageant at St. Everybody’s Non-Denominational Universalist Church, where all faiths are welcome because we’ll believe anything. But...

Cost: $30 - adults; $25 -students, seniors (65+)

Where?
BLUEBARN Theatre
1106 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Steaks
Telephone: 402-345-1576
Contact name: Randall T. Stevens
Website »

7:30 PM - 8:00 PM

THE ULTIMATE CHRISTMAS SHOW (ABRIDGED) by Reed Martin and Austin Tichenor

Welcome to the Annual Holiday Variety Show and Christmas Pageant at St. Everybody’s Non-Denominational Universalist Church, where all faiths are welcome because we’ll believe anything. But...

Cost: $30 Adults; $25 Students/Seniors (65+)

Where?
BLUEBARN Theatre
1106 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

Santa's Magic

Santa's Magic is an enchanting winter wonderland populated by friendly characters like the Snow Queen, Holly the Elf, and, of course, Santa. An interactive program is held several times daily and...

Cost: Free with paid admission

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-342-6164
Contact name: Kim Reiner
Website »

Imagination: Celebrating 40 Years of Play

We're bringing back fan favorites from the past 40 years! Remember the dentist chair from the 1970s and the news desk from the 1980s? They're coming back (with a little bit of modern updating)....

Cost: $11

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Children's Hospital & Medical Center
Telephone: 402-342-6164
Contact name: Kim Reiner
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Holiday Poinsettia Show

Thousands of poinsettias bursting with rich, vibrant color fill the floral display hall in a glowing tribute to the holidays during the spectacular holiday poinsettia show. In the center of it all,...

Cost: 5-10, free for garden members and children under 6

Where?
Lauritzen Gardens
100 Bancroft Street
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-346-4002
Contact name: Jennifer Evans
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition

Step back in time to an era of flappers and suffragists, bootleggers and temperance workers, and legends like Al Capone and Carry Nation. Created by the National Constitution Center, this exhibit...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

YMCA of Greater Omaha: 150 Years of Serving All

The Durham Museum is partnering with YMCA of Greater Omaha to celebrate 150 years of serving the city. On April 2, 1866, the YMCA first began to put Christian principles into practice through...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The King is Dead! The Regicide of Charles I

In 17th century England, even being a King could be a dangerous job - sometimes you could even lose your head! "The King is Dead" explores the reign of England's King Charles I and the story...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Christmas at Union Station

This holiday celebration began in the 1930s when Union Pacific would decorate for Union Station travelers to enjoy. Today, the tradition continues with the region’s largest indoor Christmas tree...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Homebrew: The History of Omaha's Craft Brewing Before and After Prohibition

Krug. Storz. Metz. Do any of these names sound familiar to you? They were some of Omaha's founding brewers. Omaha is, and always has been, a beer town. Local brews fueled the workers who helped...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

12:00 AM - 11:45 PM

Vote for ALS in the Heartland!

You can help us raise $ just by voting! Mutual 1st Federal Credit Union has made a wonderful video for a contest to help ALS in the Heartland win up to $20,000. You can help us win in 2 ways –...

Cost: Free!

Where?
Online
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: ALS in the Heartland
Telephone: 402-592-2374
Contact name: Tiffany Kresse
Website »

1:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Holiday Lights Festival - Conagra Brands Ice Rink

The Conagra Brands Ice Rink, at its new temporary location of 10th and Capitol, will return for a tenth year to entertain families and “Shine the Light on Hunger.” The rink will be open from 1...

Cost: $5

Where?
10th and Capitol
Omaha, NE  68102

For more information:
Sponsor: Holiday Lights Festival
Contact name: Christine Dunn
Website »

5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Joslyn Castle Unlocked

Join us for Joslyn Castle Unlocked on Saturday, April 9, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. A limited number of guests will have an opportunity to explore the Castle, and see the personal items that...

Cost: $50.00 per person, $65.00 per person for the December Event

Where?
Joslyn Castle
3902 Davenport Street
Omaha, NE  68131
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Joslyn Castle
Telephone: 402-595-2199
Contact name: Amy Trenolone
Website »

5:30 PM - 9:00 PM

The Gray Area Art Exhibit Reception

Courtney Kenny Porto's artwork has often been called “black and white” and she has become known as a “black and white artist.” Though in reality, this is only a very small portion of her...

Cost: Free

Where?
Connect Gallery
3901 Leavenworth
Omaha, NE  68105
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-250-4973
Contact name: Courtney Kenny Porto
Website »

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Abide Lights of Hope Display!

Lights of Hope Light Display What: The ‘Lights of Hope’ campaign was created in honor of the children and youth whose lives have been cut short by violence. This December we will host our 2nd...

Cost: FREE

Where?
Better Together Campus
3223 N. 45th Street
Omaha, NE  68104
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: H&H Lawn and Landscape, Brite Ideas
Contact name: Nate Olson
Website »

7:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Holiday Lights Spectacular

A choreographed blend of light and holiday music projected onto Midtown Crossing’s condominium buildings, the Holiday Lights Spectacular will run approx. 20-minutes every Thursday thru Sunday...

Cost: Free

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

For more information:
Telephone: 402-351-5954
Contact name: Amanda Lustgraaf
Website »

7:30 PM

A Christmas Carol

It just isn’t Christmas without A Christmas Carol. Experience Omaha’s favorite holiday tradition as Ebenezer Scrooge takes us on a life-changing journey filled with beautiful costumes,...

Cost: Before Dec. 14: $38 Adults, $25 Students; Dec. 15 - 23: $42 Adults | $29 Student

Where?
Omaha Community Playhouse
6915 Cass Street
Omaha, NE  68132
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: First National Bank, KPMG, Cox, Rotella's Bakery, JK Barker Foundation, SilverStone Group
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

7:30 PM - 6:00 PM

THE ULTIMATE CHRISTMAS SHOW (abridged) by Reed Martin & Austin Tichenor

Welcome to the Annual Holiday Variety Show and Christmas Pageant at St. Everybody’s Non-Denominational Universalist Church, where all faiths are welcome because we’ll believe anything. But...

Cost: $30 - adults; $25 -students, seniors (65+)

Where?
BLUEBARN Theatre
1106 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Steaks
Telephone: 402-345-1576
Contact name: Randall T. Stevens
Website »

7:30 PM - 8:00 PM

THE ULTIMATE CHRISTMAS SHOW (ABRIDGED) by Reed Martin and Austin Tichenor

Welcome to the Annual Holiday Variety Show and Christmas Pageant at St. Everybody’s Non-Denominational Universalist Church, where all faiths are welcome because we’ll believe anything. But...

Cost: $30 Adults; $25 Students/Seniors (65+)

Where?
BLUEBARN Theatre
1106 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Yesterday and Today: An Interactive Beatles Experience Featuring Billy McGuigan

Billy McGuigan and his brothers are back! This all-request Beatles tribute show will have you dancing in the aisles and singing along to every song. Share your stories and relive your memories with...

Cost: $40

Where?
Omaha Community Playhouse
6915 Cass Street
Omaha, NE  68132
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: University of Nebraska Medical Center, KMTV
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

Imagination: Celebrating 40 Years of Play

We're bringing back fan favorites from the past 40 years! Remember the dentist chair from the 1970s and the news desk from the 1980s? They're coming back (with a little bit of modern updating)....

Cost: $11

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Children's Hospital & Medical Center
Telephone: 402-342-6164
Contact name: Kim Reiner
Website »

Santa's Magic

Santa's Magic is an enchanting winter wonderland populated by friendly characters like the Snow Queen, Holly the Elf, and, of course, Santa. An interactive program is held several times daily and...

Cost: Free with paid admission

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-342-6164
Contact name: Kim Reiner
Website »

8:00 AM - 12:30 PM

2016 Nebraska Jingle Bell Run

2016 Jingle Bell Run - Nebraska Saturday, December 10, 2016 Strategic Air & Space Museum Mahoney State Park Be part of the largest holiday-themed 5K race series anywhere - and join the movement to...

Cost: $35 and up

Where?
Strategic Air & Space Museum/Mahoney
Ashland, NE  68003

For more information:
Sponsor: Arthritis Foundation Nebraska
Telephone: 402-201-2864
Contact name: Sally Stalnaker
Website »

8:00 AM - 12:30 PM

2016 Nebraska Jingle Bell Run

2016 Jingle Bell Run - Nebraska Saturday, December 10, 2016 Strategic Air & Space Museum Mahoney State Park Be part of the largest holiday-themed 5K race series anywhere - and join the movement to...

Cost: $35 and up

Where?
Strategic Air & Space Museum/Mahoney
Ashland, NE  68003

For more information:
Sponsor: Arthritis Foundation Nebraska
Telephone: 402-201-2864
Contact name: Sally Stalnaker
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Holiday Poinsettia Show

Thousands of poinsettias bursting with rich, vibrant color fill the floral display hall in a glowing tribute to the holidays during the spectacular holiday poinsettia show. In the center of it all,...

Cost: 5-10, free for garden members and children under 6

Where?
Lauritzen Gardens
100 Bancroft Street
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-346-4002
Contact name: Jennifer Evans
Website »

9:00 AM - 7:30 PM

Ashland Hometown Christmas

Mark your calendars and join us for a very special Hometown Christmas this year. Together the Ashland Chamber of Commerce, local businesses and churches are sponsoring a fun-filled day scheduled...

Cost: FREE

Where?
Downtown Ashland
Ashland, NE  68003

For more information:
Sponsor: Ashland Chamber of Commerce
Telephone: 402-944-2050
Contact name: Catrina Harris
Website »

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Second Saturday

The Nebraska Academy of Collaborative Professionals invites you to attend “Second Saturday,” a 60-minute program designed to provide information on an effective and less expensive alternative...

Cost: $20 per person or $25 per couple.

Where?
W. Clarke Swanson Library
9101 W Dodge Road
Lower Level
Omaha, NE  68114
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Nebraska Academy of Collaborative Professionals
Telephone: 402-548-5418
Contact name: Laura Walmsley
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

YMCA of Greater Omaha: 150 Years of Serving All

The Durham Museum is partnering with YMCA of Greater Omaha to celebrate 150 years of serving the city. On April 2, 1866, the YMCA first began to put Christian principles into practice through...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Christmas at Union Station

This holiday celebration began in the 1930s when Union Pacific would decorate for Union Station travelers to enjoy. Today, the tradition continues with the region’s largest indoor Christmas tree...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Homebrew: The History of Omaha's Craft Brewing Before and After Prohibition

Krug. Storz. Metz. Do any of these names sound familiar to you? They were some of Omaha's founding brewers. Omaha is, and always has been, a beer town. Local brews fueled the workers who helped...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The King is Dead! The Regicide of Charles I

In 17th century England, even being a King could be a dangerous job - sometimes you could even lose your head! "The King is Dead" explores the reign of England's King Charles I and the story...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
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Telephone: 402-444-5071
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition

Step back in time to an era of flappers and suffragists, bootleggers and temperance workers, and legends like Al Capone and Carry Nation. Created by the National Constitution Center, this exhibit...

Cost: $11-Adults; $8-Seniors(62+); $7-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
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Telephone: 402-444-5071
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12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Holiday Happening & A Visit from Santa

Fill yourself with holiday cheer with family activities at the garden. Walk through the beautiful poinsettia show in the floral display hall, listen to live holiday music and enjoy holiday food in...

Cost: 5-10, free for garden members and children under 6

Where?
Lauritzen Gardens
100 Bancroft Street
Omaha, NE  68108
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Sponsor: Lauritzen Gardens
Telephone: 402-346-4002
Contact name: Brian Kutsch
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12:00 AM - 11:45 PM

Vote for ALS in the Heartland!

You can help us raise $ just by voting! Mutual 1st Federal Credit Union has made a wonderful video for a contest to help ALS in the Heartland win up to $20,000. You can help us win in 2 ways –...

Cost: Free!

Where?
Online
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For more information:
Sponsor: ALS in the Heartland
Telephone: 402-592-2374
Contact name: Tiffany Kresse
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1:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Holiday Lights Festival - Conagra Brands Ice Rink

The Conagra Brands Ice Rink, at its new temporary location of 10th and Capitol, will return for a tenth year to entertain families and “Shine the Light on Hunger.” The rink will be open from 1...

Cost: $5

Where?
10th and Capitol
Omaha, NE  68102

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Sponsor: Holiday Lights Festival
Contact name: Christine Dunn
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2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Small Guy Promotions Holiday Fair

This fresh holiday event will provide an opportunity to shop local, get to know local organizations, and have a good time! Small guy promotions wants to bring the community together and provide...

Cost: Free admisson

Where?
Hope Skate
2200 N 20th St
Omaha, NE  68110
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Sponsor: Small Guy Promotions
Telephone: 402-915-3284
Contact name: Danell Taylor
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2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Arts For All: Where Books and Art Meet

Arts For All, Inc. and the South Omaha Public Library are partnering to host “Where Books and Art Meet” Workshops for children ages 8 through 12. The series will take place on Saturdays...

Cost: FREE

Where?
South Omaha Library
2808 Q Street
Omaha, NE  68107
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Sponsor: Arts For All, Inc and South Omaha Library
Telephone: 402-556-7821
Contact name: Arts For All, Inc.
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Joslyn Castle Unlocked

Join us for Joslyn Castle Unlocked on Saturday, April 9, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. A limited number of guests will have an opportunity to explore the Castle, and see the personal items that...

Cost: $50.00 per person, $65.00 per person for the December Event

Where?
Joslyn Castle
3902 Davenport Street
Omaha, NE  68131
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Sponsor: Joslyn Castle
Telephone: 402-595-2199
Contact name: Amy Trenolone
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Abide Lights of Hope Display!

Lights of Hope Light Display What: The ‘Lights of Hope’ campaign was created in honor of the children and youth whose lives have been cut short by violence. This December we will host our 2nd...

Cost: FREE

Where?
Better Together Campus
3223 N. 45th Street
Omaha, NE  68104
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Sponsor: H&H Lawn and Landscape, Brite Ideas
Contact name: Nate Olson
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7:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Holiday Lights Spectacular

A choreographed blend of light and holiday music projected onto Midtown Crossing’s condominium buildings, the Holiday Lights Spectacular will run approx. 20-minutes every Thursday thru Sunday...

Cost: Free

Where?
Midtown Crossing at Turner Park
31st Ave and Farnam Street
Omaha, NE  68131
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-351-5954
Contact name: Amanda Lustgraaf
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7:30 PM

Holiday at Hogwarts

There's time for one more feast in the Great Hall before it's back to Godric's Hollow for the holiday. Get sorted into your house and then join Professors Flitwick, McGonagall, Sprout, and Snape...

Cost: $25-$35 (includes dinner)

Where?
Apollon Art Space
1801 Vinton Street
Omaha, NE  68108
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Sponsor: Apollon Art Space
Telephone: 402-884-0135
Contact name: Ryan Tewell
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7:30 PM

A Christmas Carol

It just isn’t Christmas without A Christmas Carol. Experience Omaha’s favorite holiday tradition as Ebenezer Scrooge takes us on a life-changing journey filled with beautiful costumes,...

Cost: Before Dec. 14: $38 Adults, $25 Students; Dec. 15 - 23: $42 Adults | $29 Student

Where?
Omaha Community Playhouse
6915 Cass Street
Omaha, NE  68132
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Sponsor: First National Bank, KPMG, Cox, Rotella's Bakery, JK Barker Foundation, SilverStone Group
Telephone: 402-553-0800
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7:30 PM - 8:00 PM

THE ULTIMATE CHRISTMAS SHOW (ABRIDGED) by Reed Martin and Austin Tichenor

Welcome to the Annual Holiday Variety Show and Christmas Pageant at St. Everybody’s Non-Denominational Universalist Church, where all faiths are welcome because we’ll believe anything. But...

Cost: $30 Adults; $25 Students/Seniors (65+)

Where?
BLUEBARN Theatre
1106 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
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7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Yesterday and Today: An Interactive Beatles Experience Featuring Billy McGuigan

Billy McGuigan and his brothers are back! This all-request Beatles tribute show will have you dancing in the aisles and singing along to every song. Share your stories and relive your memories with...

Cost: $40

Where?
Omaha Community Playhouse
6915 Cass Street
Omaha, NE  68132
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Sponsor: University of Nebraska Medical Center, KMTV
Telephone: 402-553-0800
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7:30 PM - 6:00 PM

THE ULTIMATE CHRISTMAS SHOW (abridged) by Reed Martin & Austin Tichenor

Welcome to the Annual Holiday Variety Show and Christmas Pageant at St. Everybody’s Non-Denominational Universalist Church, where all faiths are welcome because we’ll believe anything. But...

Cost: $30 - adults; $25 -students, seniors (65+)

Where?
BLUEBARN Theatre
1106 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
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Sponsor: Omaha Steaks
Telephone: 402-345-1576
Contact name: Randall T. Stevens
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Santa's Magic

Santa's Magic is an enchanting winter wonderland populated by friendly characters like the Snow Queen, Holly the Elf, and, of course, Santa. An interactive program is held several times daily and...

Cost: Free with paid admission

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68102
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Telephone: 402-342-6164
Contact name: Kim Reiner
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RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER: THE MUSICAL

The beloved TV classic RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER soars off the screen and onto the stage this holiday season. Come see all of your favorite characters from the special including Santa and Mrs....

Cost: Starting at $21; On sale Sept. 1

Where?
Orpheum Theater
409 S 16th St
Omaha, NE  68102
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Sponsor: Omaha Performing Arts
Telephone: 402-345-0606
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Imagination: Celebrating 40 Years of Play

We're bringing back fan favorites from the past 40 years! Remember the dentist chair from the 1970s and the news desk from the 1980s? They're coming back (with a little bit of modern updating)....

Cost: $11

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68102
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Sponsor: Children's Hospital & Medical Center
Telephone: 402-342-6164
Contact name: Kim Reiner
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Charity Events

Vote for ALS in the Heartland!

2016.10.01

You can help us raise $ just by voting! Mutual 1st Federal Credit Union has made a wonderful video for a contest to help ALS in the Heartland win...

Holiday Lights Festival - Conagra Brands Ice Rink

Holiday Lights Festival - Conagra Brands Ice Rink

2016.12.09

The Conagra Brands Ice Rink, at its new temporary location of 10th and Capitol, will return for a tenth year to entertain families and “Shine the...

Small Guy Promotions Holiday Fair

Small Guy Promotions Holiday Fair

2016.12.10

This fresh holiday event will provide an opportunity to shop local, get to know local organizations, and have a good time! Small guy promotions...

The 56th Annual Ruth Sokolof Christmas Party

The 56th Annual Ruth Sokolof Christmas Party

2016.12.11

The party provides children with an independent holiday shopping experience. The Foundation pairs each shopper with high school student...

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Community Events

Christmas at Union Station

2016.11.25

This holiday celebration began in the 1930s when Union Pacific would decorate for Union Station travelers to enjoy. Today, the tradition continues...

American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition

American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition

2016.09.24

Step back in time to an era of flappers and suffragists, bootleggers and temperance workers, and legends like Al Capone and Carry Nation. Created...

Christmas In Our Hearts Concert

Christmas In Our Hearts Concert

2016.12.08

An annual, professional holiday concert that delights approx. 400 residents of local nursing homes. Volunteers are needed at the event....

Abide Lights of Hope Display!

2016.12.06

Lights of Hope Light Display What: The ‘Lights of Hope’ campaign was created in honor of the children and youth whose lives have been cut...

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