lighted building in Minden Nebraska

Meet Minden

November 4, 2019 · Posted In: Destinations, Omaha Magazine

The winter months bring more than a flurry of festivities to Minden, a magical Midwestern town known as “Nebraska’s Christmas City.” Those whose travel plans don’t include eight reindeer and a trip to the North […]

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Best Neighborhoods for Trick-or-Treating

September 26, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Places

October is a month of fang-tastic fun for those who enjoy wearing creepy costumes, exploring haunted houses, and participating in old-fashioned trick-or-treating. With Halloween right around the corner, many parents have the tricky task of […]

Richard Chung at his studio

Clay in the Classroom

August 19, 2019 · Posted In: Art, Omaha Magazine, People

Walk into the center of artist Rich Chung’s studio, and suddenly you’re a giant in the middle of a stadium. Hundreds of miniature ceramic faces, handcrafted and in multicolored hues, look out from every side […]

Flanagan Lake Gives Omaha a Place to Grow

Flanagan Lake Gives Omaha a Place to Grow

June 11, 2019 · Posted In: Neighborhoods, OmahaHome

Tops of trees sprout from the water in a neat row down the center of Flanagan Lake, a new public park situated in northwest Omaha. What was once farmland divided among 17 separate owners has […]

Dundee Dell Fried Pickles

What’s the Dill with Fried Pickles?

May 20, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Places

Looking for a deliciously tart, curiously crunchy, and simultaneously sweet summertime snack? Look no further than the deep-fried pickle. This dish has southern roots, with the first known fried pickle recipe dating to the early […]

Omaha mountain bike trails

Local Mountain Biking: Single-Track Trails in Omaha

April 22, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Places

The Omaha metro is home to many excellent mountain bike trails. Whether you’re a beginner or veteran of single-track traces, there’s something for all experience levels. Grab your helmet and don’t forget to B.Y.O.B (bring […]

Best Bloody Marys in Omaha

You Say “Tomato,” I Say “Bloody Mary”

February 28, 2019 · Posted In: Food & Drink, Omaha Magazine

What other cocktail can cure hangovers, give you your daily fill of veggies (tomato juice counts as a vegetable, right?), and is socially acceptable to drink at any hour? Bloody marys have been the go-to […]

2019 OEAA Winners Announced

2019 OEAA Winners Announced

January 28, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Web Exclusive

The 13th Annual Omaha Entertainment & Arts Awards celebrated another year of prosperity and dedication to the arts last night, Jan. 27, at the Slowdown. View Omaha Magazine’s livestream of the awards on Facebook (click here). […]

Eric Church’s Homage to Omaha

Eric Church’s Homage to Omaha

January 21, 2019 · Posted In: Music, Web Exclusive

Tens of thousands of Omaha country music fans braved cold weather on Saturday night (Jan. 19) to see the finale of Eric Church’s “Double Down Tour” at the CHI Health Center Omaha.  The second evening […]

January/February 2019 Family & More

January/February 2019 Family & More

January 4, 2019 · Posted In: Family, Family & More, Omaha Magazine

Miracle on Farnam Through Jan. 1 in Midtown Crossing, 30th and Farnam streets. During this holiday season, visitors can stroll Farnam Street and browse window displays created by local artists and organizations, presented by The Afternoon. […]