Newsletter July 11 2019, Flood photo

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 […]

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. […]

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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 […]