Train performs at Stir Cove

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 […]

Starry Nights and Bluesy Days, newsletter

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 […]

75 Years at the CWS

75 Years at the CWS

June 19, 2019 · Posted In: Online Exclusive, Sports

Growing up in and around Omaha, going to the College World Series in the summer is an essential rite of passage, whether you particularly enjoy baseball or not. Most people go when it works with […]

Father's Day June 2019

Father’s Day for All

June 13, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, June 13:  Bring your four-legged friends to the Beer Paws Pup Crawl in Midtown Crossing for the dog-friendliest business crawl in Omaha. No dog? No problem! Dog parents and dog […]

John Heaston, OEAAs

Creating a City-wide Celebration

Posted In: Entertainment, Omaha Magazine

Los Angeles has its Oscars, New York City its Tonys, and Omaha the Omaha Entertainment and Arts Awards. And though Louis B. Mayer created the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (and thus the […]

Andrew Bailie black and white

The Return of Andrew Bailie

Posted In: Music, Omaha Magazine

Asked when he received his first guitar, singer-songwriter Andrew Bailie almost reflexively rattles off “May 1, 1999.” During this time, he was still pursuing his love of hockey, which he started playing at age 5. […]

JAZZ to the Future illustration

Jazz to the Future

Posted In: Entertainment, Music, Omaha Magazine

Legacy Informs Revival Veteran drummer Curly Martin came of age in the ‘50s and ‘60s, when North O brimmed with players and venues. Today, he’s a flashpoint for shedding light on the history and making […]

June 6 2019 Newsletter Festivals, Fairs, and Fundraisers

Festivals, Fairs, and Fundraisers

June 6, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Festivals, Fairs, and Fundraisers Thursday, June 6 to Sunday, June 9: Pizza, pasta, and cannolis, oh my! Bring your appetite because the 95th Annual Santa Lucia Festival, honoring the life […]

May 30 3019 Newsletter

Inside, Outside, You Decide

May 30, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Sunday, June 2: In celebration of our annual food issue, Omaha Magazine is having our June Issue Launch Party at the Florence Mill Farmer’s Market. This is our third year celebrating at the market […]

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Bar-B-Que? BBQ? Barbeque?

May 29, 2019 · Posted In: Humor, Omaha Magazine

I’ve made no secret of the fact that I am an adopted Omahan. My roots are in Kansas City. And as a K.C. boy, nothing is closer to my heart than barbeque…or BBQ…or Bar-B-Que. We […]