Aug. 15 2019 Newsletter

Celebrations, Sweat, and Starr

August 15, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Friday, Aug. 16 to Sunday, Sept. 15:  This Friday marks the opening night of the critically-acclaimed Broadway play, Sweat, at Omaha Community Playhouse. This Pulitzer Prize-winning (and three-time Tony Award […]

August 8, 2019 Newsletter

Communal Culture Clash

August 9, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Aug. 8: It’s the second to last Jazz on the Green concert, featuring Marcos and Sabor. The Omaha-native duo plays a variety of music with a Latin flair. […]

August 1, 2019 Newsletter

Big Trucks, Small Treasures

Posted In: Entertainment, Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Aug. 1 to Monday, Aug. 5: Technically, we’re late to the party on this one. Native Omaha Days officially kicked off July 29, but don’t worry–it’s going on […]

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Redlining to Rap Battles (and the Ribs in Between)

July 25, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Events

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Friday, July 26: The Union for Contemporary Art is hosting Undesign the Redline, an interactive exhibit with workshops and curriculum exploring the foundations of structural racism and the lingering […]

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Weekend Takeoff

July 17, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, July 18 to Saturday, July 20: With all this talk about invading Area 51, you may have been distracted from the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon […]

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Rollin’ Through the Weekend

July 11, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, July 11: What’s fun, free, and full of funk? You know it’s Omaha’s Jazz on the Green, which takes over Midtown Crossing’s Turner Park for the next six […]

Fourth of July Newsletter

Freedom and the Fourth

July 2, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Fourth of July Weekend Highlights: Want to keep things healthy this holiday? Sign up for the Firecracker Flight 5k and 10k at Baxter Arena. But do it now, before […]

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Rainbows and Flags Throwdown

June 27, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Pick(s) of the Week—Thursday, June 27 to Sunday, June 30:  With so much Pride going on this weekend, it was impossible to pick just one event on the weekend of the […]

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Omaha Caught the Train

June 26, 2019 · Posted In: Music, Web Exclusive

It’s an overcast Saturday evening in Council Bluffs, Iowa, and the smell of rain is in the air—and so is the excitement. The line to get inside Stir Cove’s concert area is so long, you […]

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Starry Nights and Bluesy Days

June 20, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, June 20: The Fifth Annual Benefit House Concert for Foodbank for the Heartland is happening at Club Dave tonight. Never heard of Club Dave? Well, that’s likely because […]