Junk Jaunts and Jam Sessions

June 21, 2018 · Posted In: Entertainment, Weekend Picks

Pick of the Week—Friday, June 22 to Sunday, June 24: This year’s Junkstock is going to be a little different. And a lot cooler. Junkstock: Underneath the Stars puts a new spin on the Junkstock […]

Yeti or Not, it’s Father’s Day!

June 14, 2018 · Posted In: Entertainment, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Father’s Day Weekend: We know there’s a lot you can do with your dad (or mom) this weekend, so we’re just going to give you some ideas and let […]

Fashion Nomad

June 12, 2018 · Posted In: Encounter, Fashion, Stylists

In the fashion world, often known for inflated egos and shameless self-promotion, it’s easy to forget that not everyone is in it for money and fame.  Up-and-coming local fashion designer Paige Modlin isn’t buying into […]

Big Daddy

Posted In: Encounter, People

Regular readers of Encounter may wonder what’s going on here. We don’t really do an editor’s letter in this publication. We like to let the stories, artwork, and photography speak for themselves and leave the […]

Art and Music with a Kiss of a Festival

June 7, 2018 · Posted In: Entertainment, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Pick of the Week—Friday, June 8 to Sunday June 10: The 44th Annual Omaha Summer Arts Festival keeps getting better. This year, they have expanded hours for the market […]

Food, Festivals, Fun, and Falconwood

May 31, 2018 · Posted In: Entertainment, Weekend Picks

Pick of the Week—Friday, June 1-3: It’s a foodie’s dream weekend. Taste of Omaha is back at the Heartland of America Park and Lewis & Clark Landing and it’s as good as you remember. Whether […]

Memorial Day Weekend Has It All

May 24, 2018 · Posted In: Entertainment, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Pick of the Week—Friday, May 25: Night Markets at Turner Park are back this year and better than ever after teaming up with Omaha Farmer’s Market. This is great news […]

It’s a Sexy Weekend of Mud Play, Beer Bellies, and Art

May 17, 2018 · Posted In: Entertainment, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Saturday, May 19: Play like a kid again (and bring the real kids, of course) at Fontenelle Forest’s Mud Day this Saturday, a partnership with the Henry Doorly Zoo […]

Mother’s Day Magical Mayhem

May 10, 2018 · Posted In: Entertainment, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Pick of the Week—Sunday, May 13: We would be remiss if we didn’t make Mother’s Day our Pick of the Week. But with so much going on, there’s no […]

Todd “Fox” Hansen

May 3, 2018 · Posted In: Art, Encounter, Lifestyle

Todd “Fox” Hansen looks like a guy you’d see hiking up a mountain, followed by his loyal dog pack, maybe carrying a whittled, wooden staff and helping out lost, less fortunate hikers. In reality, he […]


 
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