Sept. 7-10 Weekend Picks

September 7, 2017 · Posted In: Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this weekly newsletter here PICK OF THE WEEK— TONIGHT! — Thursday, Sept. 7: Get excited, because it’s that time again. Are you ready for another Encounter Dance Party? This time around it will be bigger and […]


August 31, 2017 · Posted In: Destinations, Encounter, Entertainment

AKSARBEN VILLAGE Everyone knows drinking beer is good for you, right? Turns out when you have a cold one, it’s good for others, too. You can prove that Sept. 7 at the 11th annual Brew […]

Sept. 1-4 Weekend Picks

August 29, 2017 · Posted In: Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this weekly newsletter here. PICK OF THE WEEK— Friday, Sept. 1 to Saturday, Sept. 2: Interested in learning about Omaha’s more menacing past? Do you enjoy hearing ghost stories and visiting possible haunted sites? […]

The Comedian in the Jetpack

August 24, 2017 · Posted In: Entertainment, Nightlife, Omaha Magazine

In June of 2000, Richard Reese took his first tentative—but eager—steps into the brutal, addictive world of standup comedy on the stage of what was then Jokers Comedy Club in the Old Market. After just […]


August 23, 2017 · Posted In: Humor, Omaha Magazine

“What if” questions seem to be a big thing on social media these days. Like…“What if you were dying and could listen to one more song before the end—what song would it be?”  It’s not […]

With A Beard and a Smile

Posted In: Encounter, Music

Walking into Lookout Lounge is a different experience than entering other music venues around Omaha. Admittedly, it feels a little strange driving into a business plaza just south of 72nd and Dodge streets for a […]

Witnessing the Great Eclipse

Posted In: Destinations, Omaha Magazine, Recreation

The 2017 Great American Eclipse will take place on August 21, turning day into night. The cosmic coincidence occurs when the moon passes in front of the sun, creating a perfect alignment of Earth, moon, […]

Aug. 25-27 Weekend Picks

Posted In: Uncategorized, Weekend Picks

PICK OF THE WEEK— Friday, Aug. 25: If you’ve never been to a fashion show where the clothes are designed with condoms in mind, and in hand, then this is your chance check it out. Hit […]

Louder Together

August 17, 2017 · Posted In: Encounter, Entertainment, Music

Lauren Martin was a small-town farm girl from McCook, Nebraska. She loved country music and never expected she would one day lead Maha—Nebraska’s pre-eminent annual music festival. On Aug. 19, Martin oversees one of Maha’s boldest […]

Aug. 18-20 Weekend Picks

August 16, 2017 · Posted In: Weekend Picks

PICK OF THE WEEK— Friday, Aug. 18 to Sunday, Aug. 20: Are you a geek for all things Greek? Then don’t miss out on this year’s festival at St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church. There […]