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9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Omaha Farmers Market-Aksarben Village

The Omaha Farmers Market at Aksarben Village is every Sunday from May 7 - October 15, 9am - 1pm. RAIN OR SHINE! The market offers fresh local foods and local crafts. You will find anything from...

Cost: Free Admission

Where?
Aksarben Village
67th & Center Streets
Omaha, NE  68106
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9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Omaha Farmers Market

The Omaha Farmers Market in Aksarben Village will be open every Sunday from May 7th through October 15th from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. on 67th & Center Streets.  Join us every weekend and shop for...

Cost: FREE

Where?
Aksarben Village
67th and Center Street
Omaha, NE  68106
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For more information:
Contact name: Kristen Beck
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Root Beer Float Day

Root Beer Float Day Saturday, August 5, 2017 10AM-5PM Each visitor will receive a ticket for one free 8 oz. root beer float during museum hours, 10AM-5PM. Admission applies and members are free....

Cost: $11 Adults, $8 Seniors, $7 Children (3-12)

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th Street
Omaha, NE  68108
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-555-5071
Website »

11:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Annual Czech Dinner

Come join us for our traditional pork or duck dinner served with dumplings & sauerkraut, applesauce, green beans, rye bread and homemade kolaces! Beverage & dessert included. Also featuring an...

Cost: Adults: Pork $12 Duck $14 Ages 4 to 10: $5 Kids 3 & under: $2 Hot Dog & Chips op

Where?
Assumption School Gym
5602 S 22nd St
Omaha, NE  68107
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Family Golf Day

Bring the whole family for a day of golf and fun at your local public golf course! Enjoy a complimentary hotdog while the kids can play in the bounce houses or take their best shots at the famous...

Cost: FREE

Where?
Steve Hogan Golf Course
6315 N 30th St.
Omaha, NE
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For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Parks, Recreation, and Public Property
Telephone: 402-444-5900
Website »

12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Celebrate American Craft Beer Week!

https://www.facebook.com/events/124517678110529/

Cost: 0

Where?
Nebraska Brewing Company
6950 S 108th street
La Vista, NE  68128
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For more information:
Sponsor: Nebraska Brewing Co
Telephone: 402-933-7296
Contact name: Angela Arp
Website »

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Yoga Rocks the Park

Yoga Rocks the Park is an 8-week yoga series, held Sunday afternoons in Turner Park. The community event features a weekly, all-levels yoga class, led by highly regarded yoga instructors and...

Cost: Free

Where?
Midtown Crossing at Turner Park
31st Ave and Farnam Street
Omaha, NE  68131
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For more information:
Contact name: Jacob
Website »

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Britannia! - A Celebration with Organ and Song

Join Résonance in a musical tour of the British Isles, featuring the award-winning composer, pianist and organist, Mark Kurtz.

Cost: $24 VIP | $12 General Admission

Where?
First United Methodist Church
7020 Cass St
Omaha, NE  68132
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For more information:
Sponsor: Resonance
Contact name: Jennifer Tritz
Website »

5:00 PM

Joslyn Castle Unlocked

Come experience Joslyn Castle Unlocked! This fun evening includes dinner and an all access tour of the historic Joslyn Castle. A limited number of guests at each Unlocked event get to see behind...

Cost: $65

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

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

7:30 PM - 6:00 PM

PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT – THE MUSICAL Book by Stephan Elliott and Allan Scott

Based on the smash-hit movie, PRISCILLA is the heartwarming, uplifting adventure of three friends, Tick, Bernadette and Adam, a glamorous Sydney-based performing trio who agree to take their show...

Cost: $30 adults/$25 students/seniors (65+)

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

7:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Superior Donuts

Superior Donuts, by Pulitzer and Tony Award-winning playwright Tracy Letts (Bug, August: Osage County), takes place in the historic Uptown neighborhood of Chicago, where Arthur Przybyszewski runs...

Cost: $36 adults, $22 students

Where?
Omaha Community Playhouse
6915 Cass Street
Omaha, NE  68132
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For more information:
Sponsor: NP Dodge Company, Friend of the Playhouse, The Reader
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

SOMETHING ROTTEN!

SOMETHING ROTTEN! is “Broadway’s big, fat hit!” (New York Post). Set in 1595, this hilarious smash tells the story of Nick and Nigel Bottom, two brothers who are desperate to write a hit...

Cost: Starting at $30; On sale Sept. 1

Where?
Orpheum Theater
409 S 16th St
Omaha, NE  68102
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For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Performing Arts
Telephone: 402-345-0606
Website »

Top Secret: License to Spy

Top Secret: Licence to Spy explores the science and technology of spying and espionage, including how to uncover a radio bug with an oscilloscope and using lasers to monitor conversations....

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 - 12): $7.00 Children 2

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S. 10th Street
Omaha, NE  68108
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Glass Works by Katie and Corey Broman

Glass works by Katie and Corey Broman will be on display at the Sunderland Gallery in the Cathedral Cultural Center. Gallery hours are: Tuesday-Friday Noon - 4:00 pm Saturday 10:30 am...

Cost: Free

Where?
St. Cecilia Cathedral Cultural Center
701 N 40th St
Omaha, NE  68131
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For more information:
Sponsor: Cathedral Arts Project
Telephone: 402-250-3593
Contact name: Jamie Meyer
Website »

Omaha Police: Answering the Call Since 1887

Omaha Police: Answering the Call Since 1887 May 13 - September 24, 2017 For 160 years, the men and women of the Omaha Police Department have been keeping Omaha’s citizens safe. This spring, The...

Cost: $11 Adults, $8 Seniors, $7 Children (3-12)

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

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

Omaha's Triple Crown: A History of AKSARBEN Racing

Omaha's Triple Crown: A History of AKSARBEN Racing January 21 - May 28, 2017 Catch a glimpse of one of the nation’s premiere racing tracks of yesteryear. Ak-Sar-Ben: A Good Place to Race...

Cost: $11 Adults, $8 Seniors, $7 Children (3-12)

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

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

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Root Beer Float Day

Root Beer Float Day Saturday, August 5, 2017 10AM-5PM Each visitor will receive a ticket for one free 8 oz. root beer float during museum hours, 10AM-5PM. Admission applies and members are free....

Cost: $11 Adults, $8 Seniors, $7 Children (3-12)

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

For more information:
Telephone: 402-555-5071
Website »

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Children's Charity Golf Classic

Golfers will take flight on Monday, May 22, at Champions Run for the Children’s Charity Classic. Now in its 27th year, this event has raised more than $1.12 million to benefit the programs and...

Cost: $Varies

Where?
Champions Run
13800 Eagle Run Drive
Omaha, NE
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For more information:
Sponsor: Children's Hospital & Medical Center Foundation
Telephone: 402-955-6851
Contact name: Children's Foundation
Website »

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Children's Charity Golf Classic

Golfers will take flight on Monday, May 22, at Champions Run for the Children’s Charity Classic. Now in its 27th year, this event has raised more than $1.12 million to benefit the programs and...

Cost: $Varies

Where?
Champions Run
13800 Eagle Run Drive
Omaha, NE
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For more information:
Sponsor: Children's Hospital & Medical Center Foundation
Telephone: 402-955-6851
Contact name: Children's Foundation
Website »

5:00 PM

Joslyn Castle Unlocked

Come experience Joslyn Castle Unlocked! This fun evening includes dinner and an all access tour of the historic Joslyn Castle. A limited number of guests at each Unlocked event get to see behind...

Cost: $65

Where?
Joslyn Castle
3902 Davenport Street
Omaha, NE  68131
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-595-2199
Contact name: Amy Trenolone
Website »

5:30 PM - 9:00 PM

The Nebraska Czech Brass Band @Nebraska Brewing Co. Tap Room

Tap Room | Monday, May 22nd | Doors at 5:30, Band at 7pm | No Cover South O'Retro Day food will be available! If you know us, you know we love our Czech heritage here at Nebraska Brewing. With the...

Cost: $0

Where?
Nebraska Brewing Company
6950 S 108th street
La Vista, NE  68128
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For more information:
Sponsor: Nebraska Brewing Co
Telephone: 402-933-7296
Contact name: Angela Arp
Website »

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

VIP Wine Tasting - The Judgement of Paris

THE JUDGEMENT OF PARIS LET'S RECREATE THE JUDGMENT OF PARIS! WE WILL BE BLIND TASTING 6 WINES REPRESENTATIVE OF THE THE WINES TASTED IN 1976 WHICH SKYROCKETED CALIFORNIA TO FAME. FOLLOWING TASTING...

Cost: $70

Where?
Corkscrew Wine & Cheese
3908 Farnam Street
Omaha, NE  68131
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-670-7565
Contact name: Jessica
Website »

7:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Superior Donuts

Superior Donuts, by Pulitzer and Tony Award-winning playwright Tracy Letts (Bug, August: Osage County), takes place in the historic Uptown neighborhood of Chicago, where Arthur Przybyszewski runs...

Cost: $36 adults, $22 students

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

For more information:
Sponsor: NP Dodge Company, Friend of the Playhouse, The Reader
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

Omaha Police: Answering the Call Since 1887

Omaha Police: Answering the Call Since 1887 May 13 - September 24, 2017 For 160 years, the men and women of the Omaha Police Department have been keeping Omaha’s citizens safe. This spring, The...

Cost: $11 Adults, $8 Seniors, $7 Children (3-12)

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

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

Omaha's Triple Crown: A History of AKSARBEN Racing

Omaha's Triple Crown: A History of AKSARBEN Racing January 21 - May 28, 2017 Catch a glimpse of one of the nation’s premiere racing tracks of yesteryear. Ak-Sar-Ben: A Good Place to Race...

Cost: $11 Adults, $8 Seniors, $7 Children (3-12)

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

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

Top Secret: License to Spy

Top Secret: Licence to Spy explores the science and technology of spying and espionage, including how to uncover a radio bug with an oscilloscope and using lasers to monitor conversations....

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 - 12): $7.00 Children 2

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

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

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Root Beer Float Day

Root Beer Float Day Saturday, August 5, 2017 10AM-5PM Each visitor will receive a ticket for one free 8 oz. root beer float during museum hours, 10AM-5PM. Admission applies and members are free....

Cost: $11 Adults, $8 Seniors, $7 Children (3-12)

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

For more information:
Telephone: 402-555-5071
Website »

5:00 PM

Joslyn Castle Unlocked

Come experience Joslyn Castle Unlocked! This fun evening includes dinner and an all access tour of the historic Joslyn Castle. A limited number of guests at each Unlocked event get to see behind...

Cost: $65

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

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

7:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Superior Donuts

Superior Donuts, by Pulitzer and Tony Award-winning playwright Tracy Letts (Bug, August: Osage County), takes place in the historic Uptown neighborhood of Chicago, where Arthur Przybyszewski runs...

Cost: $36 adults, $22 students

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

For more information:
Sponsor: NP Dodge Company, Friend of the Playhouse, The Reader
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

Omaha Police: Answering the Call Since 1887

Omaha Police: Answering the Call Since 1887 May 13 - September 24, 2017 For 160 years, the men and women of the Omaha Police Department have been keeping Omaha’s citizens safe. This spring, The...

Cost: $11 Adults, $8 Seniors, $7 Children (3-12)

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

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

Omaha's Triple Crown: A History of AKSARBEN Racing

Omaha's Triple Crown: A History of AKSARBEN Racing January 21 - May 28, 2017 Catch a glimpse of one of the nation’s premiere racing tracks of yesteryear. Ak-Sar-Ben: A Good Place to Race...

Cost: $11 Adults, $8 Seniors, $7 Children (3-12)

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

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

Top Secret: License to Spy

Top Secret: Licence to Spy explores the science and technology of spying and espionage, including how to uncover a radio bug with an oscilloscope and using lasers to monitor conversations....

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 - 12): $7.00 Children 2

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

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
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
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For more information:
Sponsor: Serenity Matters Counseling
Telephone: 140-283-03890
Contact name: Crystal
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Root Beer Float Day

Root Beer Float Day Saturday, August 5, 2017 10AM-5PM Each visitor will receive a ticket for one free 8 oz. root beer float during museum hours, 10AM-5PM. Admission applies and members are free....

Cost: $11 Adults, $8 Seniors, $7 Children (3-12)

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

For more information:
Telephone: 402-555-5071
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Dunk Tank at Stinson Park for OmahaGives!

Support the youth and programs at the Omaha Home for Boys while watching local celebrities, business leaders, community leaders and philanthropists get dunked!

Cost: $10

Where?
Stinson Park at Aksarben Village
2285 S 67th St
67th and Center Streets
Omaha NE, NE
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For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Home for Boys
Telephone: 402-457-7014
Contact name: Lori Bechtold
Website »

12:00 AM

Omaha Gives!

Omaha Gives! is an annual 24-hour charitable challenge organized by the Omaha Community Foundation to benefit metro-area nonprofits. This community give-together begins at midnight on May 25 with a...

Cost: 10.00

Where?
www.omahagives24.org
Omaha, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Community Foundation
Telephone: 402-342-3458
Contact name: Ally Freeman
Website »

12:00 AM

Omaha Gives!

Omaha Gives! is Omaha's biggest charitable challenge of the year. Please consider designating Open Door Mission as your charity for Omaha Gives! Proceeds will help feed the hungry, provide shelter...

Cost: Donation

Where?
https://www.omahagives.org/
Omaha, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Open Door Mission
Telephone: 402-829-1505
Contact name: Victoria
Website »

2:00 PM

42nd Annual Neighborhoods, USA Conference

Neighborhoods, USA (NUSA), a national nonprofit organization committed to building and strengthening neighborhood organizations, has opened registration for its national conference taking place May...

Cost: $25 - $300

Where?
Downtown Omaha Hilton and CenturyLink Center
1001 Cass St
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: NUSA
Telephone: 402-345-5401
Contact name: Roxanne Nielsen
Website »

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Characters Who Care: A Costume Party

Grief's Journey is hosting their first-ever costume party, Characters Who Care, for all ages. Come join us for pictures with your favorite movie character; enjoy an afternoon snack, and create...

Cost: Free to attend

Where?
Grief's Journey
7811 Farnam Drive
Omaha, NE  68134
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5:00 PM

Joslyn Castle Unlocked

Come experience Joslyn Castle Unlocked! This fun evening includes dinner and an all access tour of the historic Joslyn Castle. A limited number of guests at each Unlocked event get to see behind...

Cost: $65

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

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

7:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Superior Donuts

Superior Donuts, by Pulitzer and Tony Award-winning playwright Tracy Letts (Bug, August: Osage County), takes place in the historic Uptown neighborhood of Chicago, where Arthur Przybyszewski runs...

Cost: $36 adults, $22 students

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

For more information:
Sponsor: NP Dodge Company, Friend of the Playhouse, The Reader
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

Top Secret: License to Spy

Top Secret: Licence to Spy explores the science and technology of spying and espionage, including how to uncover a radio bug with an oscilloscope and using lasers to monitor conversations....

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 - 12): $7.00 Children 2

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

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

Omaha Police: Answering the Call Since 1887

Omaha Police: Answering the Call Since 1887 May 13 - September 24, 2017 For 160 years, the men and women of the Omaha Police Department have been keeping Omaha’s citizens safe. This spring, The...

Cost: $11 Adults, $8 Seniors, $7 Children (3-12)

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

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

Omaha's Triple Crown: A History of AKSARBEN Racing

Omaha's Triple Crown: A History of AKSARBEN Racing January 21 - May 28, 2017 Catch a glimpse of one of the nation’s premiere racing tracks of yesteryear. Ak-Sar-Ben: A Good Place to Race...

Cost: $11 Adults, $8 Seniors, $7 Children (3-12)

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

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

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Root Beer Float Day

Root Beer Float Day Saturday, August 5, 2017 10AM-5PM Each visitor will receive a ticket for one free 8 oz. root beer float during museum hours, 10AM-5PM. Admission applies and members are free....

Cost: $11 Adults, $8 Seniors, $7 Children (3-12)

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

For more information:
Telephone: 402-555-5071
Website »

10:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Bland Cares Angels Among Us Golf Outing

Bland Cares Angels Among Us Golf Scramble. Teams of four in a shot-gun start golf scramble. May 25,2017, Tiburon Golf Club. 10:30 a.m. registration, 11:30 a.m. shotgun start.

Cost: $150 per person; $600 per foursome * Sponsorships Available

Where?
Tiburon Golf Club
10302 South 168th Street
Omaha, NE  68136
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For more information:
Sponsor: Bland Cares Foundation
Telephone: 402-397-8822
Contact name: Kailey Riskowski
Website »

12:00 AM

Omaha Gives!

Omaha Gives! is Omaha's biggest charitable challenge of the year. Please consider designating Open Door Mission as your charity for Omaha Gives! Proceeds will help feed the hungry, provide shelter...

Cost: Donation

Where?
https://www.omahagives.org/
Omaha, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Open Door Mission
Telephone: 402-829-1505
Contact name: Victoria
Website »

12:00 AM

Omaha Gives!

Omaha Gives! is an annual 24-hour charitable challenge organized by the Omaha Community Foundation to benefit metro-area nonprofits. This community give-together begins at midnight on May 25 with a...

Cost: 10.00

Where?
www.omahagives24.org
Omaha, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Community Foundation
Telephone: 402-342-3458
Contact name: Ally Freeman
Website »

2:00 PM

42nd Annual Neighborhoods, USA Conference

Neighborhoods, USA (NUSA), a national nonprofit organization committed to building and strengthening neighborhood organizations, has opened registration for its national conference taking place May...

Cost: $25 - $300

Where?
Downtown Omaha Hilton and CenturyLink Center
1001 Cass St
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: NUSA
Telephone: 402-345-5401
Contact name: Roxanne Nielsen
Website »

5:00 PM

Joslyn Castle Unlocked

Come experience Joslyn Castle Unlocked! This fun evening includes dinner and an all access tour of the historic Joslyn Castle. A limited number of guests at each Unlocked event get to see behind...

Cost: $65

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

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

5:00 PM - 4:00 PM

A Weekend of Southern Witchery with Mama C

Mama C will be teaching several classes and doing private readings at Hearthside Candles & Curios! Call or stop in to sign up! (402) 502-9928

Cost: $30 per class

Where?
Hearthside Candles & Curios
5619 S. 77th street
Ralston, NE  68127
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Hearthside Candles & Curios
Telephone: 402-502-9928
Contact name: Alex
Website »

7:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Superior Donuts

Superior Donuts, by Pulitzer and Tony Award-winning playwright Tracy Letts (Bug, August: Osage County), takes place in the historic Uptown neighborhood of Chicago, where Arthur Przybyszewski runs...

Cost: $36 adults, $22 students

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

For more information:
Sponsor: NP Dodge Company, Friend of the Playhouse, The Reader
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

7:30 PM - 9:15 PM

Audio description at performance of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

Outlook Nebraska, employer of the blind and visually impaired, is offering a wonderful opportunity for people with vision loss to enjoy the thrills of live theater through audio description. This...

Cost: 0

Where?
Blue Barn Theatre
1106 S. 10th St.
Omaha, NE  68108
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For more information:
Sponsor: Outlook Nebraska, Inc.
Telephone: 402-614-3331
Contact name: Rachel Carver
Website »

7:30 PM

The Rebellion Ends: An Apollon Star Wars Story

With the rebels finally wiped out once and for all, Emperor Palpatine has announced details for the largest mandatory celebration in history to mark Empire Day - the anniversary of the rise of the...

Cost: $35 (includes dinner)

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

7:30 PM - 6:00 PM

PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT – THE MUSICAL Book by Stephan Elliott and Allan Scott

Based on the smash-hit movie, PRISCILLA is the heartwarming, uplifting adventure of three friends, Tick, Bernadette and Adam, a glamorous Sydney-based performing trio who agree to take their show...

Cost: $30 adults/$25 students/seniors (65+)

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

Omaha Police: Answering the Call Since 1887

Omaha Police: Answering the Call Since 1887 May 13 - September 24, 2017 For 160 years, the men and women of the Omaha Police Department have been keeping Omaha’s citizens safe. This spring, The...

Cost: $11 Adults, $8 Seniors, $7 Children (3-12)

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

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

Omaha's Triple Crown: A History of AKSARBEN Racing

Omaha's Triple Crown: A History of AKSARBEN Racing January 21 - May 28, 2017 Catch a glimpse of one of the nation’s premiere racing tracks of yesteryear. Ak-Sar-Ben: A Good Place to Race...

Cost: $11 Adults, $8 Seniors, $7 Children (3-12)

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

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

Top Secret: License to Spy

Top Secret: Licence to Spy explores the science and technology of spying and espionage, including how to uncover a radio bug with an oscilloscope and using lasers to monitor conversations....

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 - 12): $7.00 Children 2

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

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

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Root Beer Float Day

Root Beer Float Day Saturday, August 5, 2017 10AM-5PM Each visitor will receive a ticket for one free 8 oz. root beer float during museum hours, 10AM-5PM. Admission applies and members are free....

Cost: $11 Adults, $8 Seniors, $7 Children (3-12)

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th Street
Omaha, NE  68108
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-555-5071
Website »

2:00 PM

42nd Annual Neighborhoods, USA Conference

Neighborhoods, USA (NUSA), a national nonprofit organization committed to building and strengthening neighborhood organizations, has opened registration for its national conference taking place May...

Cost: $25 - $300

Where?
Downtown Omaha Hilton and CenturyLink Center
1001 Cass St
Omaha, NE  68102
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For more information:
Sponsor: NUSA
Telephone: 402-345-5401
Contact name: Roxanne Nielsen
Website »

5:00 PM - 4:00 PM

A Weekend of Southern Witchery with Mama C

Mama C will be teaching several classes and doing private readings at Hearthside Candles & Curios! Call or stop in to sign up! (402) 502-9928

Cost: $30 per class

Where?
Hearthside Candles & Curios
5619 S. 77th street
Ralston, NE  68127
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For more information:
Sponsor: Hearthside Candles & Curios
Telephone: 402-502-9928
Contact name: Alex
Website »

5:00 PM

Joslyn Castle Unlocked

Come experience Joslyn Castle Unlocked! This fun evening includes dinner and an all access tour of the historic Joslyn Castle. A limited number of guests at each Unlocked event get to see behind...

Cost: $65

Where?
Joslyn Castle
3902 Davenport Street
Omaha, NE  68131
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-595-2199
Contact name: Amy Trenolone
Website »

6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Turner Park Night Market

The Night Market arrives in Omaha at Turner Park! Come for a mash-up of live music and food and stay for the art-craft-produce vendors and outdoor games! More details on Midtown Crossing's Facebook...

Cost: Free

Where?
Midtown Crossing at Turner Park
31st Ave and Farnam Street
Omaha, NE  68131
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7:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Superior Donuts

Superior Donuts, by Pulitzer and Tony Award-winning playwright Tracy Letts (Bug, August: Osage County), takes place in the historic Uptown neighborhood of Chicago, where Arthur Przybyszewski runs...

Cost: $36 adults, $22 students

Where?
Omaha Community Playhouse
6915 Cass Street
Omaha, NE  68132
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For more information:
Sponsor: NP Dodge Company, Friend of the Playhouse, The Reader
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

7:30 PM

The Rebellion Ends: An Apollon Star Wars Story

With the rebels finally wiped out once and for all, Emperor Palpatine has announced details for the largest mandatory celebration in history to mark Empire Day - the anniversary of the rise of the...

Cost: $35 (includes dinner)

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

7:30 PM - 6:00 PM

PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT – THE MUSICAL Book by Stephan Elliott and Allan Scott

Based on the smash-hit movie, PRISCILLA is the heartwarming, uplifting adventure of three friends, Tick, Bernadette and Adam, a glamorous Sydney-based performing trio who agree to take their show...

Cost: $30 adults/$25 students/seniors (65+)

Where?
BLUEBARN Theatre
1106 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
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7:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Disney's Beauty and the Beast

Step into the enchanted world of the modern hit musical, Disney's Beauty and The Beast. This classic story of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince...

Cost: $42 adults, $25 students (Thurs. – Sun.) | $32 adult, $20 students (Weds.)

Where?
Omaha Community Playhouse
6915 Cass Street
Omaha, NE  68132
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For more information:
Sponsor: Mutual of Omaha, HDR, Children's Hospital & Medical Center, WOWT
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

Omaha's Triple Crown: A History of AKSARBEN Racing

Omaha's Triple Crown: A History of AKSARBEN Racing January 21 - May 28, 2017 Catch a glimpse of one of the nation’s premiere racing tracks of yesteryear. Ak-Sar-Ben: A Good Place to Race...

Cost: $11 Adults, $8 Seniors, $7 Children (3-12)

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th Street
Omaha, NE  68108
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Omaha Police: Answering the Call Since 1887

Omaha Police: Answering the Call Since 1887 May 13 - September 24, 2017 For 160 years, the men and women of the Omaha Police Department have been keeping Omaha’s citizens safe. This spring, The...

Cost: $11 Adults, $8 Seniors, $7 Children (3-12)

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th Street
Omaha, NE  68108
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Top Secret: License to Spy

Top Secret: Licence to Spy explores the science and technology of spying and espionage, including how to uncover a radio bug with an oscilloscope and using lasers to monitor conversations....

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 - 12): $7.00 Children 2

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S. 10th Street
Omaha, NE  68108
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

8:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Omaha Farmers Market

The Omaha Farmers Market in the Old Market will be open every Saturday from May 6th through October 14th from 8 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. on 11th & Jackson Streets. Join us every weekend and shop for...

Cost: FREE

Where?
Old Market
11th & Jackson Street
Omaha, NE  68102
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For more information:
Contact name: Kristen Beck
Website »

8:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Omaha Farmers Market-Old Market

The Omaha Farmers Market at the Old Market is every Saturday from May 6 - October 14, 8am - 12:30pm. RAIN OR SHINE! The market offers fresh local foods and local crafts. You will find anything...

Cost: FREE

Where?
Old Market
11th and Jackson Streets
Omaha, NE  68102
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8:00 AM - 11:00 AM

AmpUp! Walk/Run to End Bladder Cancer

The Greater Omaha Chapter of BCAN (Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network) will be hosting their 3rd Annual 5k Walk/Run for Bladder Cancer Awareness. Saturday May 27th at Chalco Hills Recreation Area...

Cost: 25

Where?
Chalco Hills Recreation Area - Main Building
8901 S 154th St
Omaha, NE  68138
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For more information:
Sponsor: Greater Omaha Chapter of the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network
Telephone: 402-515-8817
Contact name: Jeffrey Henrichsen
Website »

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

AmpUp! Walk/Run to End Bladder Cancer

The AmpUp! Walk/Run to End Bladder Cancer is the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network's national grassroots fundraising and awareness initiatives that help support the BCAN mission: to increase public...

Cost: $25 Adults, $10 Children (12 years or younger)

Where?
Chalco Hills Recreation Area
8901 South 154th Street
Omaha, NE  68138
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For more information:
Sponsor: Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network
Telephone: 301-215-9099
Contact name: Rebecca Yannopoulos
Website »

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Benson Farmer's Market

The Mission of the Benson Farmers Market is to provide a venue where our community can access fresh, locally-grown foods and artisans' goods and services. You will also find live, local musicians...

Cost: FREE

Where?
Omaha Home for Boys (parking lot)
4343 n 52nd Street
Omaha, NE  68104
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For more information:
Sponsor: Benson Farmer's Market
Website »

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Ted E. Bear Hollow Remembrance Walk

We walk to together to remember forever, and no one should have to walk their grief journey alone. Together hope heals! Join us for a family friendly 5K across the pedestrian bridge and back....

Cost: $25 Adults, $10 Kids, Free Under 3

Where?
Miller's Landing / Pedestrian Bridge
Omaha, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Ted E. Bear Hollow
Telephone: 402-502-2773
Contact name: Karen Galvin
Website »

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Free Fiddle and Harmonica workshops

Free fiddle and Harmonica workshops will take place on Saturday, May 27, at the National Homestead Monument in Beatrice, Nebraska. At 10 AM, there will be a FREE fiddle workshop led by...

Cost: Free

Where?
National Homestead Monument
8523 West State Highway 4
Beatrice, NE  68310
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For more information:
Sponsor: Greenblatt & Seay
Telephone: 402-275-3221
Contact name: Deborah Greenblatt
Website »

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Helicopter Day

Helicopter Day at the Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.includes Law enforcement pilots, commercial and private helicopter pilots who show off their helicopters and...

Cost: Outdoor free and activities indoors are subject to admission $6-$12

Where?
Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum
28210 W Park Highway
Ashland, NE  68003
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-944-3100
Contact name: Amy
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Root Beer Float Day

Root Beer Float Day Saturday, August 5, 2017 10AM-5PM Each visitor will receive a ticket for one free 8 oz. root beer float during museum hours, 10AM-5PM. Admission applies and members are free....

Cost: $11 Adults, $8 Seniors, $7 Children (3-12)

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

For more information:
Telephone: 402-555-5071
Website »

2:00 PM

42nd Annual Neighborhoods, USA Conference

Neighborhoods, USA (NUSA), a national nonprofit organization committed to building and strengthening neighborhood organizations, has opened registration for its national conference taking place May...

Cost: $25 - $300

Where?
Downtown Omaha Hilton and CenturyLink Center
1001 Cass St
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: NUSA
Telephone: 402-345-5401
Contact name: Roxanne Nielsen
Website »

5:00 PM - 4:00 PM

A Weekend of Southern Witchery with Mama C

Mama C will be teaching several classes and doing private readings at Hearthside Candles & Curios! Call or stop in to sign up! (402) 502-9928

Cost: $30 per class

Where?
Hearthside Candles & Curios
5619 S. 77th street
Ralston, NE  68127
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Hearthside Candles & Curios
Telephone: 402-502-9928
Contact name: Alex
Website »

5:00 PM

Joslyn Castle Unlocked

Come experience Joslyn Castle Unlocked! This fun evening includes dinner and an all access tour of the historic Joslyn Castle. A limited number of guests at each Unlocked event get to see behind...

Cost: $65

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

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

7:30 PM - 6:00 PM

PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT – THE MUSICAL Book by Stephan Elliott and Allan Scott

Based on the smash-hit movie, PRISCILLA is the heartwarming, uplifting adventure of three friends, Tick, Bernadette and Adam, a glamorous Sydney-based performing trio who agree to take their show...

Cost: $30 adults/$25 students/seniors (65+)

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

7:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Disney's Beauty and the Beast

Step into the enchanted world of the modern hit musical, Disney's Beauty and The Beast. This classic story of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince...

Cost: $42 adults, $25 students (Thurs. – Sun.) | $32 adult, $20 students (Weds.)

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

For more information:
Sponsor: Mutual of Omaha, HDR, Children's Hospital & Medical Center, WOWT
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

7:30 PM

The Rebellion Ends: An Apollon Star Wars Story

With the rebels finally wiped out once and for all, Emperor Palpatine has announced details for the largest mandatory celebration in history to mark Empire Day - the anniversary of the rise of the...

Cost: $35 (includes dinner)

Where?
Apollon Art Space
1801 Vinton Street
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-884-0135
Contact name: Ryan Tewell
Website »

7:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Superior Donuts

Superior Donuts, by Pulitzer and Tony Award-winning playwright Tracy Letts (Bug, August: Osage County), takes place in the historic Uptown neighborhood of Chicago, where Arthur Przybyszewski runs...

Cost: $36 adults, $22 students

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

For more information:
Sponsor: NP Dodge Company, Friend of the Playhouse, The Reader
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

Dinosaur Safari

The Dino's are back at Omaha Children's Museum! Join us this summer for a Dinosaur themed safari including giant animatronic Dinosaurs and daily educational programming!

Cost: $11

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68102
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-342-6164
Contact name: Kim Reiner
Website »

Omaha's Triple Crown: A History of AKSARBEN Racing

Omaha's Triple Crown: A History of AKSARBEN Racing January 21 - May 28, 2017 Catch a glimpse of one of the nation’s premiere racing tracks of yesteryear. Ak-Sar-Ben: A Good Place to Race...

Cost: $11 Adults, $8 Seniors, $7 Children (3-12)

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

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

Omaha Police: Answering the Call Since 1887

Omaha Police: Answering the Call Since 1887 May 13 - September 24, 2017 For 160 years, the men and women of the Omaha Police Department have been keeping Omaha’s citizens safe. This spring, The...

Cost: $11 Adults, $8 Seniors, $7 Children (3-12)

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

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

Top Secret: License to Spy

Top Secret: Licence to Spy explores the science and technology of spying and espionage, including how to uncover a radio bug with an oscilloscope and using lasers to monitor conversations....

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 - 12): $7.00 Children 2

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

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

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AmpUp! Walk/Run to End Bladder Cancer

2017.05.27

The Greater Omaha Chapter of BCAN (Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network) will be hosting their 3rd Annual 5k Walk/Run for Bladder Cancer Awareness....

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AmpUp! Walk/Run to End Bladder Cancer

2017.05.27

The AmpUp! Walk/Run to End Bladder Cancer is the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network's national grassroots fundraising and awareness initiatives that...

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Pinot, Pigs & Poets

2017.06.01

Pinot, Pigs & Poets returns for an eighth year featuring outstanding pinot noir wines and savory pork dishes from renowned Omaha chefs. Prior to...

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2017.06.02

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AmpUp! Walk/Run to End Bladder Cancer

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2017.05.27

The AmpUp! Walk/Run to End Bladder Cancer is the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network's national grassroots fundraising and awareness initiatives that...

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2017.05.06

The Mission of the Benson Farmers Market is to provide a venue where our community can access fresh, locally-grown foods and artisans' goods and...

A Weekend of Southern Witchery with Mama C

A Weekend of Southern Witchery with Mama C

2017.05.25

Mama C will be teaching several classes and doing private readings at Hearthside Candles & Curios! Call or stop in to sign up! (402) 502-9928

Dinosaur Safari

2017.05.27

The Dino's are back at Omaha Children's Museum! Join us this summer for a Dinosaur themed safari including giant animatronic Dinosaurs and daily...

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