Omaha Fashion Week 2019

Omaha Fashion Week 2019

March 4, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Events, Online Exclusive

Omaha Fashion Week has grown into the nation’s fifth largest fashion event, showcasing designers’ work from across the Midwest. They hosted their Spring 2019 runway fashion show February 25-March 2nd. The week kicked off with […]

Arts, Culture, and a Convention

Arts, Culture, and a Convention

February 28, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Feb. 28: Listen to the stories behind the journeys of Sandra Addams, Shafiq Jahish, and Dekow Sagar, three Omaha refugees. When you attend Seeking Safety: Stories of Refuge in Omaha, you will learn […]

Dinosaurs to Dogs

February 21, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Feb. 21 and Friday, March 7: You have just two nights to experience the dinosaurs as they were meant to be observed—slightly tipsy and in a festive environment. […]

The Weekend of Hearts

The Weekend of Hearts

February 14, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Feb. 14: Sexploration is a week of fun, educational events related to sexual health. While the week is almost over, it’s not too late to participate. Today, from 11 a.m. […]

Lukas Buchta in UNO hockey gear

Hip Czech Not Too Cool for School

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People, Sports

Hockey has taken Lukas Buchta a long way from home. The Czech Republic native is wrapping up his final season as a Mavericks defenseman. Buchta, 24, takes seriously his student-athlete status. The University of Nebraska-Omaha […]

Otis Twelve | How Did I Get Here?

Two Habits To Save The World:

Posted In: Humor, Omaha Magazine

There are two things that frame my life—naps and walks. Sure, I have a job and a family, but those roles take care of themselves so long as I have a nap and a walk […]

Heather and Jessica Hottman, Ed Getzlaff

The Hottman Sisters are on Fire

February 13, 2019 · Posted In: Music, Omaha Magazine

One could argue that local band The Hottman Sisters has been around since Jessica and Heather Hottman first held jam sessions with their family as children. Nowadays, the band is composed of the sisters and […]

Kristen Macdissi with paddleboard

Way, Way Offshore

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People, Recreation

Kristen Macdissi knows it isn’t easy being a thalassophile (a lover of the sea) in a state that “doesn’t coast.” It’s not the least of her afflictions, though. Macdissi’s love for mountains compelled her to […]

Jillian Dunn with surfboard on beach

Costa Rican Surf Retreat

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Recreation

Editor’s note: Neighborhood Offshore—a boutique board shop based in Omaha—takes retreat groups to Costa Rica for surfing and yoga every year. Shop owner Kristen Macdissi invited Jillian Dunn (digital sales manager at Omaha Magazine) to […]

Catie Zaleski, melancholy

Passion Player

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People, Theatre

In December 2017, Catie Zaleski resolved to stop delaying her dreams and started acting. A little more than a year and four plays later, it’s clear she made the right choice. “When I’m acting I […]