Way, Way Offshore

Way, Way Offshore

February 13, 2019 · 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 […]

Costa Rican Surf Retreat

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 […]

Passion Player

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 […]

Georg Joutras’ Ocean of Grass

Georg Joutras’ Ocean of Grass

Posted In: Entertainment, Omaha Magazine, People

Nebraska’s wide-open spaces have received increasing cinematic attention in recent years. Alexander Payne’s Nebraska took moviegoers on a madcap, melancholy road trip in 2013. Then, in 2018, came the Coen Brothers’ Western anthology fable The […]

It’s a Cold, Crafty, Comfort-Seeking Weekend

February 6, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Friday, Feb. 8 to Sunday, Feb. 10: Are you the type to embrace the cold? Then the Nebraska Snow Sculpting Competition is for you. This is the first competition […]

Family, Food, and Football Omaha Magazine

Family, Food, and Football

January 31, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Pick of the Week—Sunday, Feb. 3: It’s Super Bowl time, and we know you’ll have plenty of options for places to enjoy the game—whether at home, a friend’s house, […]

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). […]

Creighton Bluejays Women's Basketball

Creighton Bluejays Women’s Basketball

Posted In: Sports, Web Exclusive

D.J. Sokol Arena was filled with a screaming crowd and a dedicated team on Saturday, January 26th. The Creighton Bluejays (10-10) and the Providence Friars (13-8) took the court and turned the heat up on […]

Music-all Weekend

Music-all Weekend

January 24, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Pick of the Week—Sunday, Jan. 27: What better way to end a music-filled weekend than by celebrating all the artists of Omaha? You can do so by attending the […]

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 […]