The science sphere, displaying Earth

Curious Specimens and Puppy Dog Tails

December 5, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Dec. 5: Want to know what art curatorship shares with zoological practice? Attend Alluring Specimens: Curating & the Curious Intersections of Art and Zoology at Bemis Center for Contemporary Art […]

Christmas tree lights and fireworks

Bright Lights, Black Friday

November 28, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Announcement: Due to the Gene Leahy Mall construction, there was not the traditional Thanksgiving Lighting Ceremony or the Making Spirits Bright Holiday Concert in the Old Market, but the […]

Verbal Gumbo performance onstage

Markets and Muddy Paws

November 21, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Nov. 21: Take a night to go out, convene, and converse for an evening before the hectic holidays descend upon us. The VERbAL Gumbo 8-year Anniversary Show is […]

Ailey II dance group full-size

Art Show, Expo, and Oh, So (Much More)

November 14, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Nov. 14:  Need some regular Thursday night plans? The folks at Brokedown Palace have your back with Touch of Grey Thursdays. It’s a night of all things Grateful, with sit-ins, guest […]

Songs and Soirées

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

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Nov. 7: Today is the day. It’s time for the Second Annual Best of Omaha Soirée, and we couldn’t be more excited to see you there! With incredible […]

David Burdge drinking a Coke

David Burdge is Functioning Just Fine, Thank You

November 4, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Omaha Magazine, Performances

East Coast native turned Omaha-resident David Burdge has always had a great appreciation for comedians and a good sense of humor. Even at a young age, bringing the humor to a situation was important to […]

lighted building in Minden Nebraska

Meet Minden

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 […]

Mackenzie Dehmer at Omaha Community Playhouse

Stages of Life

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Theatre

“Every meaningful experience in my life has involved the arts,” recalls Mackenzie Dehmer. Spend even a short time in Dehmer’s presence and it’s quickly evident: a certain joyful enthusiasm is a constant in her busy […]

scene from Kaneko's Madama Butterfly

Hallowed Halloween Happenings (and other things)

October 31, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Oct. 31 through Saturday, Nov. 2:  El Museo Latino is featuring a Day of the Dead/Día de Muertos exhibit on display until Nov. 16. The Day of the Dead […]

Kaedyn Odermann at Millard West

Kaedyn Odermann

October 29, 2019 · Posted In: Millard, Omaha Magazine, Sports

Kaedyn Odermann is at home between the lines. 53 ⅓ wide and 120 yards long. Sideline to sideline, goalpost to goalpost. The aforementioned 120 wasn’t a typo, either. Because, when you talk about a wide […]