Wow-wee! The weather sure feels wonderful.
In fact, it’s perfect for all of the outdoor activities scheduled for this weekend.
So get up, get out and explore what Omaha has to offer.
Here’s a big list of family-friendly activities.
Join momaha for a Back To School Bash at the Omaha Children’s Museum, 500 S. 20th St., this Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon. The bash features a science show, super crayon meltdown, hear a story, and decorate your own notebook or bookmark! Mention “momaha” for a free admission upgrade for “A Bug’s World” exhibit.
Check out the Benson Farmer’s Market — near Military Avenue and Maple Street — from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. for some fresh produce and a relaxing walk with the family.
Mmm, sweet corn. Join in on the Lauritzen Gardens’s sweet corn celebration. Enjoy a variety of activities, locally grown sweet corn, and take a hayrack ride from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission: $7, and free for members.
Dr. Seuss on display at the Joslyn Art Museum. If you’re a fan of Theodor Seuss Geisel, head to the museum to check out preliminary drawings that would eventually become “The Lorax.”
Swing by momaha’s booth at the Regency Court Baby Expo from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Enjoy parenting sessions, nursery design consultations, baby food demonstrations and gift bags for the first 150 guest. The free expo will be located at the Regency Court Mall, 120 Regency Parkway.
Did someone say bacon? Head to BaconFest at the Salvation Army Kroc Center, 2825 Y St., from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tickets: $25, adults; $5, children ages 5 to 12, free for children younger than 5. The fest features a Kids Corral play area, vendor booths, Omaha bands, a chef’s competition and more!.
Watch an outdoor flick at Midtown Crossing, near 35th and Farnam Streets. The movie: “Chronicles of Narnia” Monday Night Movies in the Park is free and open to the public. The film begins at dusk.
Did your event not make our list? Comment below and tell us what you’ll be doing this weekend.
Shauna Brayman, 22, is a University of Nebraska at Omaha student interning for momaha this summer.
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