Fireworks and great weather… I can’t think of a better way to spend my weekend.
Check our our big list of events.
Fourth of July celebrations are still going on.
Hitch a free ride on Ollie the Trolley to see art downtown.
Get your kiddos faces painted this weekend at Red, White and Zoo!
Pick an event and enjoy time with the family.
Have a picnic and watch fireworks. Midtown Sparkles Fireworks is a free event sponsored by Field Club of Omaha, at the Field Club Golf Course.
Check out “Baseball at Boys Town, 1917 to Today”. Tour the baseball memorabilia through Sept. 30. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Hitch a ride on Ollie the Trolley on 13th and Leavenworth for First Friday In The Old Market. Visit numerous art galleries downtown for free!
Get those faces painted! Red, White and Zoo! is July 4-6 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The family can enjoy animal presentations, face-painting and music. Patriotic gifts will be given at the gate while supplies last.
Bring out your inner artist. Joslyn’s next Saturday Surprise hint is: 3D Haystacks. This event runs from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Attend Shakespeare on the Green.Titus Andronicus starts at 8 p.m. on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Have you checked out A T. Rex Named Sue? Now through Sept. 8 at The Durham Museum you can get a glimpse of one of the largest flesh eaters that roamed the earth 67 million years ago. Open from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Admission: Adults: $9; Seniors (62+): $7; Children (3-12): $6; Children 2 and under and Durham Museum members are free
Take the family out for some live animation! Joslyn Art Museum welcomes experimental animator Stefan Gruber. Stefan Gruber is a Seattle based animator who tours the country showcasing his work. The show starts at 2 p.m. and will feature audience interaction.
Watch an outdoor movie at Midtown Crossing, near 33rd and Farnam Streets. The movie: “Hook” Information: Monday Nights Movies in the Park.
Main Art: Last year’s Shakespeare on the Green performance of “The Comedy of Errors” drew a crowd to Elmwood Park.
Shauna Brayman, 22, is a University of Nebraska at Omaha student interning for momaha this summer.
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