is a month for family vacations and getaways, but who needs an escape when Omaha is brimming with fantastic events all around the city. Whether it is outdoor concerts, farmers markets, yoga in the park, or art exhibits, there is surely something to please everyone. We hand-picked a few right from the VisitOmaha.com
For Art & History Buffs
Visions of Lewis & Clark Exhibit
May 12 - August 23 - Kaneko - 1111 Jones St.
30 kites will commemorate Lewis and Clark’s Corps of Discovery expedition and will be on view at participating locations throughout the metro area.
Vintage Market Sundays at the Castle
June 15 - August 17 (Recurring monthly on the 3rd Sunday)
Joslyn Castle - 3902 Davenport St.
Local vendors will have booths on the Castle grounds where they will be selling vintage and repurposed items. There will also be food for purchase from Omaha food trucks! The Castle will be open for tours.
Something for the Family
Cox Movies and Music: Frozen
July 11 - Holland Performing Art Center - 1200 Douglas St
The kingdom of Arendelle has been cast into eternal winter by Snow Queen Elsa. Anna, her spirited sister, partners with a quirky team of misfits to break the frigid spell. Prior to the icy adventure, enjoy the sultry and soulful stylings of Dani Cleveland and Friends.
For Date Night
Brew at the Zoo
July 19 - Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium
3701 S 10th St.
Join Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium for a suds sippin’ safari as they host their first-ever Brew at the Zoo! Sample unique brews from several local breweries, as well as a selection of locally produced wines. Enjoy live music, food, fun games and of course, the exotic animals of the Zoo. (Adults only)
Now my July calendar has a full line-up! For more details on these events and many others, be sure to check out VisitOmaha.com