Omaha Festivals & Shows

Omaha Festivals & ShowsJoin others in celebrating art, film, food, beer and more at a festival in Omaha. The city's festival schedule stays full of events you won't want to miss, so check out our list of Omaha's best events and make some room on your calendar to enjoy these annual celebrations.

Nebraska Story Arts Festival
Tell your story at the Nebraska Story Arts Festival. Festival goers enjoy hearing four fascinating master story tellers bring their favorite stories to life in a day-long celebration to keep the art of storytelling alive. Settle in for a day of great stories, storytelling concerts and ghostly tales at dark.

Address: 2600 South 124th Street, Omaha, NE 68144 - MAP
Phone: (402) 551-4532
Web: www.nebraskastoryarts.org

Omaha Beer Festival
Get your brew on at the Omaha Beer Festival. Celebrate beer all day long with craft beer enthusiasts, and sample over 100 craft beers from thirty breweries with your very own free beer mug. Mix and mingle with brew masters, listen to live music and enjoy great food.

Address: Dodge Street, Omaha, NE 68114 - MAP
Phone: (402) 659-7763
Web: www.hereforbeer.com

Nebraska Shakespeare Festival
There's "much ado" at the Nebraska Shakespeare Festival. Festival goers enjoy watching Shakespeare's classic tragic and comedic plays performed by the highly recognized Omaha Theatrical Company. Enjoy a day on the greens outdoors watching your favorite plays and listening to strolling musicians.

Address: 2500 California Plaza Omaha, NE 68178 - MAP
Phone: (402) 280-2391
Web: www.outdoordrama.unc.edu

Omaha Film Festival
Get your ticket to the Omaha Film Festival, voted "Top 25 Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee" by Movie Maker Magazine. Preview more than one hundred of the best independent, documentary, short films, animated shorts, and OFF the EDGE films. See if you can pick out the next red carpet winner!

Address: Great Escape Theatres, 7440 Crown Point Avenue, Omaha, NE 68134 - MAP
Phone: (402) 731-6268
Web: www.omahafilmfestival.org

Omaha Summer Art Festival
Celebrate the love of art at the Omaha Summer Arts Festival. This artsy festival turns the streets of downtown Omaha into the largest open air art gallery showcasing 135 of the nation's finest artistic works. Mingle with an artist, eat at a sidewalk cafe, listen to live music and buy lots of art!

Address: 10th to 15th on Farnam Street, Omaha, NE 68102 - MAP
Web: www.summerarts.org

Taste of Omaha Festival
Festival foodies are served well at the Taste of Omaha Festival. You'll sample the taste of more than 40 top restaurants delivering a tasty feast of culinary delights at this three day extravaganza. Bring your family and friends along for a serving of great food, great entertainment and great fun for the kids.

Address: Lewis And Clark Landing, 515 North Riverfront Drive, Omaha, NE 68102 - MAP
Phone: (402) 346-8003
Web: www.tasteofomaha.com