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December 2014

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11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Faith Baptist Church of Omaha Sunday Morning Service

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

Cost: FREE

Where?
Faith Baptist Church of Omaha Nebraska
5123 North 15th Street
Omaha, NE
View map »

For more information:
Website »

1:00 PM -

What a Wonderful World: Photography by Dan Bishop

What a Wonderful World: Photography by Dan Bishop http://www.bishopphotography.com/ Open when Cultural Center is open. December 7, 2014 – January 30, 2015 Opening Reception December 7, 1:00 –...

Cost: N/A

Where?
Cathedral Culteral Center
701 N. 40th St.
Omaha, NE  68131
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Cathedral Arts Project
Contact name: Br. William Woeger
Website »

1:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Holiday Lights Festival / ConAgra Foods Ice Rink

The ConAgra Foods Ice Rink, located on the ConAgra campus at 10th and Harney streets, will return for an eighth year to entertain families and “Shine the Light on Hunger.” The rink will be...

Cost: FREE

Where?
ConAgra Campus
10th and Harney Streets
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Website »

2:00 PM

A Christmas Story: The Musical

Dec. 5-28,2014 Fridays at 7pm, Saturdays at 2pm, Sundays at 2pm Join Ralphie Parker on his quest for the Holy Grail of Christmas gifts – a Red Ryder air rifle. This musical adaptation of the...

Cost: $25 Main Floor, $20 Balcony; Discount vouchers at Hy-Vee

Where?
The Rose Theater
2001 Farnam Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Children's Hospital & Medical Center, Nebraska Furniture Mart, Kid Cuisine, Hy-Vee, Q-98.Five, WOWT NBC OMAHA
Telephone: 402-345-4849
Contact name: Box Office
Website »

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

A Steampunk Christmas-Family Matinee

Experience a unique interactive event that combines theater, art and food! In our ongoing effort to produce something other than A Christmas Carol during the holidays, our artists are embracing...

Cost: $15 for kids; $30 for adults (includes dinner)

Where?
The Apollon
1801 Vinton St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

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

6:00 PM - 4:00 PM

What Does Compassion Look Like? Benefit Art Show

Opening reception Oct. 14 • 6-9pm OM Center • 1216 Howard St. Building on Compassion Omaha's signature event, Five Days of Compassion, this benefit art show asks artists to create artwork...

Cost: Free

Where?
OM Center
1216 Howard St.
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-957-1087
Website »

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

"Every Christmas Story Ever Told (and then Some!)"

They’re Back! Theresa Sindelar, Ben Beck, and Bill Grennan reprise their hilarious characters in this fast, fond, and furious look at the holiday traditions we all remember, and a few we’d like...

Cost: 30 Adults; $25 Students/Seniors

Where?
BLUEBARN Theatre
614 S. 11th Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

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

Bark Friday

There is Black Friday and then there is BARK Friday. “Bark Friday – Let’s Wrap It Up!” is the Midlands Humane Society’s (MHS) campaign to raise the final funding needed to open its new...

Cost: donation

Where?
Online at www.midlandshumanesociety.org
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Midlands Humane Society
Contact name: Leslie Southard
Website »

Beauty and the Beast

Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST is the classic story of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince trapped in a spell placed by an enchantress. The show...

Cost: Tickets start at $35

Where?
Orpheum Theater
409 S 16th St
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Performing Arts
Telephone: 402-345-0606
Contact name: Kim Reiner
Website »

Miracle on Farnam

Midtown Crossing presents Miracle on Farnam, a season-long celebration of creativity, good cheer and authentic holiday pleasures. All along Farnam Street, Omaha's creative non-profits will showcase...

Cost: Free

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

For more information:
Sponsor: Midtown Crossing
Telephone: 402-351-5964
Contact name: Hannah Patrick
Website »

Ethnic Holiday Trees Exhibit

A holiday favorite returns to The Durham’s galleries during Christmas at Union Station. The Ethnic Holiday Trees exhibition is one of the enduring fixtures of the season and showcases how...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-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:
Sponsor: Pinnacle Bank
Website »

Holiday Concert Series

Enjoy some of the area’s most beautiful holiday music under the glow of The Durham’s Christmas tree. Talented local entertainers, school musicians and choirs perform on weekends as part of The...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-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 »

8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail Visitor Center

Got cabin fever? Looking for something to do with the children while they are out of school for the holidays? The Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail Visitor Center at the National Park...

Cost: no admission fee

Where?
Lewis & Clark National Historic Trail Visitor Ctr
601 Riverfront Drive
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Western National Parks Association
Telephone: 402-601-1804

1:00 PM -

What a Wonderful World: Photography by Dan Bishop

What a Wonderful World: Photography by Dan Bishop http://www.bishopphotography.com/ Open when Cultural Center is open. December 7, 2014 – January 30, 2015 Opening Reception December 7, 1:00 –...

Cost: N/A

Where?
Cathedral Culteral Center
701 N. 40th St.
Omaha, NE  68131
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Cathedral Arts Project
Contact name: Br. William Woeger
Website »

1:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Holiday Lights Festival / ConAgra Foods Ice Rink

The ConAgra Foods Ice Rink, located on the ConAgra campus at 10th and Harney streets, will return for an eighth year to entertain families and “Shine the Light on Hunger.” The rink will be...

Cost: FREE

Where?
ConAgra Campus
10th and Harney Streets
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Website »

6:00 PM - 4:00 PM

What Does Compassion Look Like? Benefit Art Show

Opening reception Oct. 14 • 6-9pm OM Center • 1216 Howard St. Building on Compassion Omaha's signature event, Five Days of Compassion, this benefit art show asks artists to create artwork...

Cost: Free

Where?
OM Center
1216 Howard St.
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-957-1087
Website »

Miracle on Farnam

Midtown Crossing presents Miracle on Farnam, a season-long celebration of creativity, good cheer and authentic holiday pleasures. All along Farnam Street, Omaha's creative non-profits will showcase...

Cost: Free

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

For more information:
Sponsor: Midtown Crossing
Telephone: 402-351-5964
Contact name: Hannah Patrick
Website »

Bark Friday

There is Black Friday and then there is BARK Friday. “Bark Friday – Let’s Wrap It Up!” is the Midlands Humane Society’s (MHS) campaign to raise the final funding needed to open its new...

Cost: donation

Where?
Online at www.midlandshumanesociety.org
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Midlands Humane Society
Contact name: Leslie Southard
Website »

Ethnic Holiday Trees Exhibit

A holiday favorite returns to The Durham’s galleries during Christmas at Union Station. The Ethnic Holiday Trees exhibition is one of the enduring fixtures of the season and showcases how...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-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:
Sponsor: Pinnacle Bank
Website »

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Infinite8 Cafe

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

Cost: FREE

Where?
InCommon Community Development Center
1340 Park Ave.
Omaha, NE  68105
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Infinite8 Institute/inCommon
Telephone: 402-819-7605
Contact name: Aledia Kartchner
Website »

8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail Visitor Center

Got cabin fever? Looking for something to do with the children while they are out of school for the holidays? The Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail Visitor Center at the National Park...

Cost: no admission fee

Where?
Lewis & Clark National Historic Trail Visitor Ctr
601 Riverfront Drive
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Western National Parks Association
Telephone: 402-601-1804

1:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Holiday Lights Festival / ConAgra Foods Ice Rink

The ConAgra Foods Ice Rink, located on the ConAgra campus at 10th and Harney streets, will return for an eighth year to entertain families and “Shine the Light on Hunger.” The rink will be...

Cost: FREE

Where?
ConAgra Campus
10th and Harney Streets
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Website »

1:00 PM -

What a Wonderful World: Photography by Dan Bishop

What a Wonderful World: Photography by Dan Bishop http://www.bishopphotography.com/ Open when Cultural Center is open. December 7, 2014 – January 30, 2015 Opening Reception December 7, 1:00 –...

Cost: N/A

Where?
Cathedral Culteral Center
701 N. 40th St.
Omaha, NE  68131
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Cathedral Arts Project
Contact name: Br. William Woeger
Website »

6:00 PM - 4:00 PM

What Does Compassion Look Like? Benefit Art Show

Opening reception Oct. 14 • 6-9pm OM Center • 1216 Howard St. Building on Compassion Omaha's signature event, Five Days of Compassion, this benefit art show asks artists to create artwork...

Cost: Free

Where?
OM Center
1216 Howard St.
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-957-1087
Website »

Miracle on Farnam

Midtown Crossing presents Miracle on Farnam, a season-long celebration of creativity, good cheer and authentic holiday pleasures. All along Farnam Street, Omaha's creative non-profits will showcase...

Cost: Free

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

For more information:
Sponsor: Midtown Crossing
Telephone: 402-351-5964
Contact name: Hannah Patrick
Website »

Ethnic Holiday Trees Exhibit

A holiday favorite returns to The Durham’s galleries during Christmas at Union Station. The Ethnic Holiday Trees exhibition is one of the enduring fixtures of the season and showcases how...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-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:
Sponsor: Pinnacle Bank
Website »

Bark Friday

There is Black Friday and then there is BARK Friday. “Bark Friday – Let’s Wrap It Up!” is the Midlands Humane Society’s (MHS) campaign to raise the final funding needed to open its new...

Cost: donation

Where?
Online at www.midlandshumanesociety.org
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Midlands Humane Society
Contact name: Leslie Southard
Website »

8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail Visitor Center

Got cabin fever? Looking for something to do with the children while they are out of school for the holidays? The Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail Visitor Center at the National Park...

Cost: no admission fee

Where?
Lewis & Clark National Historic Trail Visitor Ctr
601 Riverfront Drive
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Western National Parks Association
Telephone: 402-601-1804

1:00 PM -

What a Wonderful World: Photography by Dan Bishop

What a Wonderful World: Photography by Dan Bishop http://www.bishopphotography.com/ Open when Cultural Center is open. December 7, 2014 – January 30, 2015 Opening Reception December 7, 1:00 –...

Cost: N/A

Where?
Cathedral Culteral Center
701 N. 40th St.
Omaha, NE  68131
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Cathedral Arts Project
Contact name: Br. William Woeger
Website »

1:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Holiday Lights Festival / ConAgra Foods Ice Rink

The ConAgra Foods Ice Rink, located on the ConAgra campus at 10th and Harney streets, will return for an eighth year to entertain families and “Shine the Light on Hunger.” The rink will be...

Cost: FREE

Where?
ConAgra Campus
10th and Harney Streets
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Website »

6:00 PM - 4:00 PM

What Does Compassion Look Like? Benefit Art Show

Opening reception Oct. 14 • 6-9pm OM Center • 1216 Howard St. Building on Compassion Omaha's signature event, Five Days of Compassion, this benefit art show asks artists to create artwork...

Cost: Free

Where?
OM Center
1216 Howard St.
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-957-1087
Website »

Ethnic Holiday Trees Exhibit

A holiday favorite returns to The Durham’s galleries during Christmas at Union Station. The Ethnic Holiday Trees exhibition is one of the enduring fixtures of the season and showcases how...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-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:
Sponsor: Pinnacle Bank
Website »

Bark Friday

There is Black Friday and then there is BARK Friday. “Bark Friday – Let’s Wrap It Up!” is the Midlands Humane Society’s (MHS) campaign to raise the final funding needed to open its new...

Cost: donation

Where?
Online at www.midlandshumanesociety.org
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Midlands Humane Society
Contact name: Leslie Southard
Website »

Miracle on Farnam

Midtown Crossing presents Miracle on Farnam, a season-long celebration of creativity, good cheer and authentic holiday pleasures. All along Farnam Street, Omaha's creative non-profits will showcase...

Cost: Free

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

For more information:
Sponsor: Midtown Crossing
Telephone: 402-351-5964
Contact name: Hannah Patrick
Website »

8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail Visitor Center

Got cabin fever? Looking for something to do with the children while they are out of school for the holidays? The Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail Visitor Center at the National Park...

Cost: no admission fee

Where?
Lewis & Clark National Historic Trail Visitor Ctr
601 Riverfront Drive
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Western National Parks Association
Telephone: 402-601-1804

1:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Holiday Lights Festival / ConAgra Foods Ice Rink

The ConAgra Foods Ice Rink, located on the ConAgra campus at 10th and Harney streets, will return for an eighth year to entertain families and “Shine the Light on Hunger.” The rink will be...

Cost: FREE

Where?
ConAgra Campus
10th and Harney Streets
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Website »

1:00 PM -

What a Wonderful World: Photography by Dan Bishop

What a Wonderful World: Photography by Dan Bishop http://www.bishopphotography.com/ Open when Cultural Center is open. December 7, 2014 – January 30, 2015 Opening Reception December 7, 1:00 –...

Cost: N/A

Where?
Cathedral Culteral Center
701 N. 40th St.
Omaha, NE  68131
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Cathedral Arts Project
Contact name: Br. William Woeger
Website »

6:00 PM - 4:00 PM

What Does Compassion Look Like? Benefit Art Show

Opening reception Oct. 14 • 6-9pm OM Center • 1216 Howard St. Building on Compassion Omaha's signature event, Five Days of Compassion, this benefit art show asks artists to create artwork...

Cost: Free

Where?
OM Center
1216 Howard St.
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-957-1087
Website »

enLIGHTen

This fall, experience a transformation of nature, with glowing colors and visitor-controlled installations. Vibrant lighting designs build the stops on a one-of-a-kind interactive, artistic journey...

Cost: $5/Adult - $4/Child for FF members || $10/Adult - $8/Child for non-members

Where?
Fontenelle Forest Nature Center
1111 Bellevue Blvd. North
Bellevue, NE  68005
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Fontenelle Forest
Telephone: 402-731-0927
Contact name: Brad Watkins
Website »

Bark Friday

There is Black Friday and then there is BARK Friday. “Bark Friday – Let’s Wrap It Up!” is the Midlands Humane Society’s (MHS) campaign to raise the final funding needed to open its new...

Cost: donation

Where?
Online at www.midlandshumanesociety.org
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Midlands Humane Society
Contact name: Leslie Southard
Website »

Ethnic Holiday Trees Exhibit

A holiday favorite returns to The Durham’s galleries during Christmas at Union Station. The Ethnic Holiday Trees exhibition is one of the enduring fixtures of the season and showcases how...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-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:
Sponsor: Pinnacle Bank
Website »

Miracle on Farnam

Midtown Crossing presents Miracle on Farnam, a season-long celebration of creativity, good cheer and authentic holiday pleasures. All along Farnam Street, Omaha's creative non-profits will showcase...

Cost: Free

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

For more information:
Sponsor: Midtown Crossing
Telephone: 402-351-5964
Contact name: Hannah Patrick
Website »

6:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Murder Under the Mistletoe

Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre. Join Santa, Mrs. Clause, Rudolph and the elves as they solve a North Pole murder and keep Christmas on schedule! Doors open at 6:30, show starts at 7:30. . Show...

Cost: $35.00 (Includes Dinner)

Where?
Millard Plaza Ballroom
5339 S 139th Plz
Omaha, NE  68137
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-250-3139
Contact name: Dee Hankins
Website »

8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail Visitor Center

Got cabin fever? Looking for something to do with the children while they are out of school for the holidays? The Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail Visitor Center at the National Park...

Cost: no admission fee

Where?
Lewis & Clark National Historic Trail Visitor Ctr
601 Riverfront Drive
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Western National Parks Association
Telephone: 402-601-1804

1:00 PM -

What a Wonderful World: Photography by Dan Bishop

What a Wonderful World: Photography by Dan Bishop http://www.bishopphotography.com/ Open when Cultural Center is open. December 7, 2014 – January 30, 2015 Opening Reception December 7, 1:00 –...

Cost: N/A

Where?
Cathedral Culteral Center
701 N. 40th St.
Omaha, NE  68131
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Cathedral Arts Project
Contact name: Br. William Woeger
Website »

1:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Holiday Lights Festival / ConAgra Foods Ice Rink

The ConAgra Foods Ice Rink, located on the ConAgra campus at 10th and Harney streets, will return for an eighth year to entertain families and “Shine the Light on Hunger.” The rink will be...

Cost: FREE

Where?
ConAgra Campus
10th and Harney Streets
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Website »

6:00 PM - 4:00 PM

What Does Compassion Look Like? Benefit Art Show

Opening reception Oct. 14 • 6-9pm OM Center • 1216 Howard St. Building on Compassion Omaha's signature event, Five Days of Compassion, this benefit art show asks artists to create artwork...

Cost: Free

Where?
OM Center
1216 Howard St.
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-957-1087
Website »

7:00 PM

A Christmas Story: The Musical

Dec. 5-28,2014 Fridays at 7pm, Saturdays at 2pm, Sundays at 2pm Join Ralphie Parker on his quest for the Holy Grail of Christmas gifts – a Red Ryder air rifle. This musical adaptation of the...

Cost: $25 Main Floor, $20 Balcony; Discount vouchers at Hy-Vee

Where?
The Rose Theater
2001 Farnam Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Children's Hospital & Medical Center, Nebraska Furniture Mart, Kid Cuisine, Hy-Vee, Q-98.Five, WOWT NBC OMAHA
Telephone: 402-345-4849
Contact name: Box Office
Website »

7:00 PM

A Christmas Story: The Musical

Dec. 5-28,2014 Fridays at 7pm, Saturdays at 2pm, Sundays at 2pm Join Ralphie Parker on his quest for the Holy Grail of Christmas gifts – a Red Ryder air rifle. This musical adaptation of the...

Cost: $25 Main Floor, $20 Balcony; Discount vouchers at Hy-Vee

Where?
The Rose Theater
2001 Farnam Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Children's Hospital & Medical Center, Nebraska Furniture Mart, Kid Cuisine, Hy-Vee, Q-98.Five, WOWT NBC OMAHA
Telephone: 402-345-4849
Contact name: Box Office
Website »

Miracle on Farnam

Midtown Crossing presents Miracle on Farnam, a season-long celebration of creativity, good cheer and authentic holiday pleasures. All along Farnam Street, Omaha's creative non-profits will showcase...

Cost: Free

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

For more information:
Sponsor: Midtown Crossing
Telephone: 402-351-5964
Contact name: Hannah Patrick
Website »

Bark Friday

There is Black Friday and then there is BARK Friday. “Bark Friday – Let’s Wrap It Up!” is the Midlands Humane Society’s (MHS) campaign to raise the final funding needed to open its new...

Cost: donation

Where?
Online at www.midlandshumanesociety.org
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Midlands Humane Society
Contact name: Leslie Southard
Website »

Ethnic Holiday Trees Exhibit

A holiday favorite returns to The Durham’s galleries during Christmas at Union Station. The Ethnic Holiday Trees exhibition is one of the enduring fixtures of the season and showcases how...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-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:
Sponsor: Pinnacle Bank
Website »

enLIGHTen

This fall, experience a transformation of nature, with glowing colors and visitor-controlled installations. Vibrant lighting designs build the stops on a one-of-a-kind interactive, artistic journey...

Cost: $5/Adult - $4/Child for FF members || $10/Adult - $8/Child for non-members

Where?
Fontenelle Forest Nature Center
1111 Bellevue Blvd. North
Bellevue, NE  68005
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Fontenelle Forest
Telephone: 402-731-0927
Contact name: Brad Watkins
Website »

6:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Murder Under the Mistletoe

Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre. Join Santa, Mrs. Clause, Rudolph and the elves as they solve a North Pole murder and keep Christmas on schedule! Doors open at 6:30, show starts at 7:30. . Show...

Cost: $35.00 (Includes Dinner)

Where?
Millard Plaza Ballroom
5339 S 139th Plz
Omaha, NE  68137
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-250-3139
Contact name: Dee Hankins
Website »

1:00 PM -

What a Wonderful World: Photography by Dan Bishop

What a Wonderful World: Photography by Dan Bishop http://www.bishopphotography.com/ Open when Cultural Center is open. December 7, 2014 – January 30, 2015 Opening Reception December 7, 1:00 –...

Cost: N/A

Where?
Cathedral Culteral Center
701 N. 40th St.
Omaha, NE  68131
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Cathedral Arts Project
Contact name: Br. William Woeger
Website »

1:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Holiday Lights Festival / ConAgra Foods Ice Rink

The ConAgra Foods Ice Rink, located on the ConAgra campus at 10th and Harney streets, will return for an eighth year to entertain families and “Shine the Light on Hunger.” The rink will be...

Cost: FREE

Where?
ConAgra Campus
10th and Harney Streets
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Website »

2:00 PM

A Christmas Story: The Musical

Dec. 5-28,2014 Fridays at 7pm, Saturdays at 2pm, Sundays at 2pm Join Ralphie Parker on his quest for the Holy Grail of Christmas gifts – a Red Ryder air rifle. This musical adaptation of the...

Cost: $25 Main Floor, $20 Balcony; Discount vouchers at Hy-Vee

Where?
The Rose Theater
2001 Farnam Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Children's Hospital & Medical Center, Nebraska Furniture Mart, Kid Cuisine, Hy-Vee, Q-98.Five, WOWT NBC OMAHA
Telephone: 402-345-4849
Contact name: Box Office
Website »

6:00 PM - 4:00 PM

What Does Compassion Look Like? Benefit Art Show

Opening reception Oct. 14 • 6-9pm OM Center • 1216 Howard St. Building on Compassion Omaha's signature event, Five Days of Compassion, this benefit art show asks artists to create artwork...

Cost: Free

Where?
OM Center
1216 Howard St.
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-957-1087
Website »

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Holiday Lights Festival - Pacific Life Sounds of the Season

Saturday nights from 7 to 8 p.m., November 29th - December 27th, choral groups will perform near the Gene Leahy Mall and in the Old Market. See www.holidaylightsfestival.org for details!

Cost: Free

Where?
Near Gene Leahy Mall and in the Old Market
Omaha, NE  68102

For more information:
Sponsor: Mayor Jean Stothert and Downtown Omaha, Inc. Foundation. Presented by ConAgra Foods, KMTV Action 3 News and Star 104.5.
Telephone: 402-345-5401
Contact name: Peggy Reall
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Holiday Lights Festival / Pacific Life Sounds of the Season

The Sounds of the Season will showcase the talent of local choral groups ranging from youth to professional performers. The Gene Leahy Mall and the Old Market will be filled with delightful holiday...

Cost: FREE

Where?
Downtown Omaha
Omaha, NE  68102

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

A Christmas Story: The Musical

Dec. 5-28,2014 Fridays at 7pm, Saturdays at 2pm, Sundays at 2pm Join Ralphie Parker on his quest for the Holy Grail of Christmas gifts – a Red Ryder air rifle. This musical adaptation of the...

Cost: $25 Main Floor, $20 Balcony; Discount vouchers at Hy-Vee

Where?
The Rose Theater
2001 Farnam Street
Omaha, NE  68102
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For more information:
Sponsor: Children's Hospital & Medical Center, Nebraska Furniture Mart, Kid Cuisine, Hy-Vee, Q-98.Five, WOWT NBC OMAHA
Telephone: 402-345-4849
Contact name: Box Office
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8:00 PM - 4:00 AM

New Years evolution(cubed)

Name: Old Skool Underground Presents: Evoultion:Cubed Featuering: Spankalicious, Papa Skunk and more Date: December 27th 2014 Time: 8:00 PM Chance Ridge Event Center 508 Skyline Road, Elkhorn NE...

Cost: $20 pre, $30 at dopr

Where?
Chance ridge event center
508 skyline dr.
Omaha , NE
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For more information:
Sponsor: Old Skool underground
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Walking Group

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

Cost: Free

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

Ethnic Holiday Trees Exhibit

A holiday favorite returns to The Durham’s galleries during Christmas at Union Station. The Ethnic Holiday Trees exhibition is one of the enduring fixtures of the season and showcases how...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
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For more information:
Sponsor: Pinnacle Bank
Website »

Bark Friday

There is Black Friday and then there is BARK Friday. “Bark Friday – Let’s Wrap It Up!” is the Midlands Humane Society’s (MHS) campaign to raise the final funding needed to open its new...

Cost: donation

Where?
Online at www.midlandshumanesociety.org
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Midlands Humane Society
Contact name: Leslie Southard
Website »

enLIGHTen

This fall, experience a transformation of nature, with glowing colors and visitor-controlled installations. Vibrant lighting designs build the stops on a one-of-a-kind interactive, artistic journey...

Cost: $5/Adult - $4/Child for FF members || $10/Adult - $8/Child for non-members

Where?
Fontenelle Forest Nature Center
1111 Bellevue Blvd. North
Bellevue, NE  68005
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For more information:
Sponsor: Fontenelle Forest
Telephone: 402-731-0927
Contact name: Brad Watkins
Website »

Miracle on Farnam

Midtown Crossing presents Miracle on Farnam, a season-long celebration of creativity, good cheer and authentic holiday pleasures. All along Farnam Street, Omaha's creative non-profits will showcase...

Cost: Free

Where?
Midtown Crossing at Turner Park
31st Ave. & Farnam Street
Omaha, NE  68131
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For more information:
Sponsor: Midtown Crossing
Telephone: 402-351-5964
Contact name: Hannah Patrick
Website »

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