Thanksgiving Weekend Entertainment Picks

November 21, 2017 · Posted In: Entertainment, Uncategorized, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this weekly newsletter here PICK OF THE WEEK: Thursday, Nov. 23: It’s that time of year again–time to Shine the Light on Hunger at the Holiday Lights Festival at the Gene Leahy Mall. […]

Aug. 25-27 Weekend Picks

August 23, 2017 · 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 […]

Aug. 10-13 Weekend Picks

August 9, 2017 · Posted In: Uncategorized, Weekend Picks

PICK OF THE WEEK— Friday, Aug. 11, – Saturday, Aug. 12 : Who doesn’t love balloons? I mean, we’re not just talking election balloons here. These are big, beautiful, glowing, hot air balloons. Plus, if […]

July 14-16 Weekend Picks

July 12, 2017 · Posted In: Uncategorized, Weekend Picks

PICK OF THE WEEK— Friday, July 14: Start your weekend off with a free concert at the Bob Kerrey Bridge for a Bridge Beats presentation. You can listen to Omaha’s No. 1 cover band, Secret […]

June 8-11 Weekend Picks

June 8, 2017 · Posted In: Uncategorized, Weekend Picks

PICK OF THE WEEK—Thursday, June 8: The Living Deads epitomize the DIY punk aesthetic. From booking their own tours to printing their own T-shirts, these vagabonds travel from show to show in the sweet RV they […]

June 2-4 Weekend Picks

June 1, 2017 · Posted In: Uncategorized, Weekend Picks

Sign Up NOW for this AWESOME weekly newsletter. Cick here. PICK OF THE WEEK—Friday, June 2: Ever wanted to feel like you’re exercising at a rave? Then the Glow’N’Go 5K Run at Aksarben Village is for […]

May 25-28 Weekend Picks

May 25, 2017 · Posted In: Uncategorized, Weekend Picks

  PICK OF THE WEEK—Saturday, May 27: Benson’s annual Memorial Day Massive Block Party is back, and this time, you might just see Jesus. Space Jesus, that is. He’ll be performing at The Waiting Room’s after […]

Hippies, Leprechauns, and Pink Stuff: This Week’s Event Highlights

March 8, 2017 · Posted In: Uncategorized

TOP SPOT OF THE WEEK: The final days of the Pizza Shoppe (6056 Maple St.) are nearing. Omaha’s cult-favorite pizza and music venue will close its doors for the final time Saturday, March 11. After […]

Event Highlights: Come Party with Us!

February 23, 2017 · Posted In: Uncategorized

Top Spot of the Week: Come join our staff, writers, and featured subjects as we celebrate the launch of our new March/April issue. There will be free magazines, food, and fun. Check out our Facebook […]

Don’t Be Bored, Get Board

January 6, 2017 · Posted In: Encounter, Entertainment, Publications, Recreation, Uncategorized

Every Friday night, Mickey Williams hosts a weekly ritual—board game night. The 32-year-old Williams is a board game enthusiast. He resides just south of Omaha’s Little Italy neighborhood. Downtown buildings and lights are visible from […]