July/August 2017 Giving Calendar

July 7, 2017 · Posted In: Calendar, Giving Events

July 7 (7-10 p.m.) Ales for Tails Benefitting: Nebraska Humane Society Location: Bärchen —nehumanesociety.org July 8 (8-11 a.m.) 5K Superhero Run and Post Race Party Benefitting: CASA for Douglas County Location: Turner Park at Midtown […]

Stranger Things

July 6, 2017 · Posted In: Encounter, Entertainment, Theatre

Jennifer Pool is doing her part to keep Omaha odd. “I do weird things with my costumes,” says Pool of her costume designs. “I definitely like to make them strange.” This affinity for the atypical […]

July/August 2017 Explore

Posted In: Calendar, Explore!

Nebraska The Good Living Tour July and August, various locations. The third-annual ambitious concert series, produced by Hear Nebraska, connects Nebraska talent to Nebraska towns, encouraging the growth of the state’s music industry. Concerts will […]

July 7-9 Weekend Picks

Posted In: Weekend Picks

PICK OF THE WEEK— Friday, July 7: It’s an Encounter magazine launch party this Friday and this time it’s at Joslyn Castle. Join us as we celebrate our July/August issue in our favorite way—with a dance […]

Where to Eat Now

July 4, 2017 · Posted In: Food & Drink, Omaha Magazine, Restaurants

Omaha is a foodie’s dream, but like a dream, the panorama is always changing. Omaha Magazine presents this special package as a guide to sampling the newest local offerings from the culinary scene. Many of […]

Baseball and Soul Food

July 3, 2017 · Posted In: Food & Drink, Omaha Magazine, Restaurants

When baseball still ruled as the national pastime, Omaha showcased the game’s still prevalent but loosening black-white divide. In 1947, the year Jackie Robinson broke Major League Baseball’s color barrier, the barnstorming Omaha Rockets began […]


 
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