Family-Friendly Events this Weekend in Omaha {8/27 – 8/30/15}

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Top Picks this Weekend:

Millard Days – 8/25 – 8/30

  • Millard Days is a full week of activities, including parade (11 a.m. Saturday), carshow, carnival and Family day activities.

Family Movie Night at Salvation Army Kroc Center – 8/28, FREE

  • 5:30 p.m. – Doors Open & Activities (Make your own aboriginal Australian “gnaka gnaka” board); 6 p.m. – Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Fat Brain Friday: Drive-In Movie – 8/28, FREE

  • Come early and make your own car, then watch a special showing of Toy Story. Enjoy popcorn from an old-fashioned popcorn maker, and see some Retro Toy Demonstrations.

Movie Nights at Camp Fontanelle – 8/28, approx. 8:10 p.m., Free will donation

  • Bring a lawn chair and/or blanket, bug spray, and campfire fare and enjoy an outdoor movie.

Dundee Day and Parade – 8/29

  • Enjoy Vendors, Parade (10:30 a.m.), Farmer’s Market, Dundee Bank Street Olympics and Magic Show, & more.

Where Books and Art Meet – 8/29, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m., FREE, Registration Required

  • Explore your creative side every week with art projects based on books and illustrations. Classes meet at South Omaha Library and are taught by professional artists and art teachers in partnership with Arts For All. For children ages 8-12.

Family Skate at Motto McLean Ice Arena – 8/30, 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.

  • $10 for family of 4 ($3 for additional person). Price includes: admission, skate rentals, and drink.

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Family-Friendly Events this Weekend in Omaha {8/20 – 8/23/15}

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Top Picks this Weekend:

Greek Festival – 8/21-8/23

  • Taste Greek food and pastries, experience Greek music and culture with Greek Dancing and great family fun. New Location: St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church (St. Mary Ave & Park Drive).
  • Admission: Adults – $3.00 at the gate (or receive free admission with canned good donation to Siena Francis House Food Bank, or download a free ticket from the website). Children 12 & under – Free. Military, Police Officers, Fire Personnel, and Students – Free (with ID)

Starlight Movie Series at Sumtur Amphitheater – 8/21, FREE

  • Cinderella (Original 1950 Version), Gates open at 7:30 p.m. with movies starting at dusk.

The Big Art Event at Mangelsen’s – 8/22, 12 – 4 p.m.

  • Interact with their artists and try out a new technique or medium for free. Browse through their gallery of local art and vote for your favorite pieces of work in three different categories: Youth / Novice / Professional.

Where Books and Art Meet – 8/22, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m., FREE, Registration Required

  • Explore your creative side every week with art projects based on books and illustrations. Classes meet at South Omaha Library and are taught by professional artists and art teachers in partnership with Arts For All. For children ages 8-12.

Ice Skating Open House – 8/23, 12:30 – 2:30 p.m., FREE (Skate rentals $1)

  • Join the City of Omaha Parks & Recreation and Figure Skating Club of Omaha at Motto McLean’s Open House (45th & P). There will be free admission, treats, skate lessons, games and more. (Skate rentals are only $1!)

OUTSIDE OF OMAHA – Stargazing Fun Night at Kimmel Orchard – 8/22, 6:30 p.m.

  • 6:30 p.m. – Food and Drinks available for purchase. Free hay rack rides. 8 p.m. – Outdoor Movie “October Sky”. At Dark: Telescope Viewing and iPad Apps.

Coming Up:

Touch A Truck Event at Quaker Steak & Lube – 8/24, 5 – 8 p.m., FREE

  • Great hands-on event that allows kids to experience what it’s like to sit in the driver’s seat of a variety of vehicles. Anthony The Balloon Man will also be joining the party. Plus, Mondays are always Kid’s Night at The Lube so kids eat FREE.

Millard Days – 8/25 – 8/30

  • Millard Days is a full week of activities, including parade, carshow, carnival and Family day activities.

Back to School Night at Go! Kids’ Gym – 8/26, 6 – 8 p.m., FREE with donation!

  • Check out what’s new at GO! Kids’ Gym. Free for member, $8 for non-members OR donate a school supply (backpack, pencils, crayons, etc.) for FREE entry.

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Family-Friendly Events this Weekend in Omaha {8/13 – 8/16/15}

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Top Picks this Weekend:

Tots on the Towne at Shadow Lake Towne Center – 8/13, 10:30 a.m., FREE (Registration required)

  • Back to School Relay Races inside of Old Navy. Call the Shadow Lake Management Office to reserve your child’s spot at 402.537.0046 or for more information on Tots on the Towne events.

PLAY Exhibit at Kaneko – 5/30 – 8/16, FREE

  • Explore the power of play with a variety of opportunities to engage in meaningful play.
  • Tuesday – Friday, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Saturday – Sunday, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Closed Mondays and major holidays.

Community Day at Saddlebrook Community Center – 8/13, 6 – 8:30 p.m., FREE

  • Meet new friends, play in the bounce house, participate in other activities, and explore what they have to offer. *No registration required.

Arrows to Aerospace, Bellevue – 8/14-8/15

  • Parade, pancake feed, pet show, activities for children, entertainment, food, and fun in Washington Park, Bellevue.
  • Parade is at 10 a.m. on Saturday, August 15 (see parade route).

North Omaha Summer Arts Crawl – 8/14, 6 – 9 p.m., FREE

  • Free, family-friendly arts festival at various venues up and down and around North 30th Street. Sample the work of artists in a wide variety of mediums and meet some of the artists sharing their work. Free refreshments and homemade snacks available at each stop.

Mommy & Minion Night with Omaha Storm Chasers – 8/14

Back to School Programs with the Omaha Public Library – 8/5 – 8/15, FREE

  • Join the Omaha Public Library for a variety of back to school events to help students prepare for a successful school year. All events are free and open to the public.

Where Books and Art Meet – 8/15, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m., FREE, Registration Required

  • Explore your creative side every week with art projects based on books and illustrations. Classes meet at South Omaha Library and are taught by professional artists and art teachers in partnership with Arts For All. For children ages 8-12.

Summer Send-Off & Teacher Appreciation Day at Gifford Farm – 8/15, 6 – 9 p.m.

  • Evening hayride, visit the farm animals, and learn, play, and explore in their Outdoor Nature Classroom. Stay late to watch the stars come out, roast some marshmallows (available for purchase), and hear some stories about the stars. Admission is $5/each ages 2 & up. 1/2 price with military I.D. Cash or check only (no credit access).
  • Teachers and up to 3 family members admitted free with their school ID!

Hitchcock Nature Center: Night Sky Event – 8/15, 8:30 p.m. – Midnight, $2/person

  • Astronomers will help identify objects in the summer night sky as well as the Perseids’ Meteor Shower. Hitchcock Nature Center is located 5 miles north of Crescent off of the Old Lincoln Highway.

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Family-Friendly Events this Weekend in Omaha {8/6 – 8/9/15}

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Popular this Week:

Omaha Area Consignment Sales and Kids Resale Stores

  • Choose from a variety of Consignment Sales in the Omaha Area throughout the Fall, beginning this week!

Summer Fun:

Top Picks this Weekend:

PLAY Exhibit at Kaneko – 5/30 – 8/16, FREE

  • Explore the power of play with a variety of opportunities to engage in meaningful play.
  • Tuesday – Friday, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Saturday – Sunday, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Closed Mondays and major holidays.

Back to School Programs with the Omaha Public Library – 8/5 – 8/15, FREE

  • Join the Omaha Public Library for a variety of back to school events to help students prepare for a successful school year. All events are free and open to the public.

OneWorld Back to School Bash – 8/7, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m., FREE

  • Join OneWorld for its annual Back to School Bash on Friday, August 7, 2015 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event is free to the public and will feature snacks, bounce houses, crafts, face painting and the opportunity to meet BoBo the Mexican Clown.
  • Location: OneWorld’s Livestock Exchange Building, located on 4920 S. 30th Street, Omaha, NE 68107.

Magician Jeff Quinn at Gretna Library – 8/7, 6:30 – 7:15 p.m.

  • Bring a canned food item to donate to Gretna neighbors. Location: Thomas Elementary’s Gym

Nebraska Balloon and Wine Festival – 8/7 – 8/8

  • Balloons launch Friday and Saturday Evening 7 p.m., and Balloon Glow Friday and Saturday Night 9 p.m. (weather permitting). Find out more Hot Air Balloon Information here. Admission to the event: $7-$17.

Sweet Corn Festival at Lauritzen Gardens – 8/8 – 8/9, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

  • Guests can enjoy a variety of activities, cooking demonstrations, entertainment and plenty of delicious, locally grown sweet corn. The Sweet Corn Festival is included with regular garden admission of $10/adults, $5/children ages 6-12.

Back to School Bash at the Omaha Children’s Museum – 8/8, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

  • Back-to-School science show, decorate your own back-to-school notebook or bookmark and more! Included with regular museum admission.

Cabela’s Explorers – 8/8, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m., FREE

  • New FREE Monthly Kids Program at Cabela’s! Space is limited, registration required.

Back to School Celebration at Andersen Middle School – 8/8, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., FREE

  • Celebrate the beginning of a new school year with fun, food, and family with Inflatables, Hot Dogs and Chips, Face Painting, and Games. Sponsored by Restore Community Church.

Where Books and Art Meet – 8/8, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m., FREE, Registration Required

  • Explore your creative side every week with art projects based on books and illustrations. Classes meet at South Omaha Library and are taught by professional artists and art teachers in partnership with Arts For All. For children ages 8-12.

BaconFest Omaha at the Omaha Kroc Center – 8/9, 1 – 5 p.m.

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Family-Friendly Events this Weekend in Omaha {7/30 – 8/2/15}

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Back to School Events and School Supply Drives in Omaha

  • Celebrate Back to School with many fun events and school supply drives in Omaha!

Summer Fun:

Top Picks this Weekend:

Sarpy County Fair – 7/29 – 8/2

  • The fun includes parades, free entertainment, family activities, demolition derby, monster truck show, rodeo events, and more!
  • Kiddie & Grand Parade Saturday:
    • Kiddie Parade – 9:30 a.m. – Main Street
    • Grand Parade – 10:00 a.m. – Main Street

PLAY Exhibit at Kaneko – 5/30 – 8/16, FREE

  • Explore the power of play with a variety of opportunities to engage in meaningful play.
  • Tuesday – Friday, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Saturday – Sunday, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Closed Mondays and major holidays.

Kindergarten Traffic Training at Westroads Mall – 7/29 – 7/31, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., FREE

  • Children will be formed into small groups. Each group will move through training stages escorted by uniformed police officers and firefighters. Training will last approximately 45 minutes, with new groups starting every 10-15 minutes. Location: Upper Level near Children’s Play Area

Party in the Park – 7/31, 1 – 4 p.m., FREE

  • Free rock wall climbing, bounce house, popcorn, snow cones, and much more at Christie Heights Park (36th & P)

Messy Masterpieces at Fat Brain Toys – 7/31, 6 p.m., FREE

  • Drip paint into a Spin Art machine, use your fingers, and create one-of-a-kind masterpieces.

Family Day at Bellevue Farmer’s Market – 8/1, 8 a.m. – 12 p.m., FREE

  • FREE Horse Rides, FREE Bounce House, FREE Hot Dogs, and family-friendly activities. Location: Washington Park-20th & Franklin St.

Stuff the Bus at Shadow Lake – 8/1, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

  • Help First National Bank ‘Stuff the Bus’ with school supplies, and enjoy free activities from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. including a Balloon Artist, Amazing Arthur, and e-Creamery!

FREE Kids Workshops at Home Depot – 8/1, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m., FREE

  • Create a chalkboard door hanger! FREE hands-on workshops; designed for children ages 5 – 12.

Back to School Bash at the Omaha Zoo – 8/1, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

  • Get into the school spirit by hanging out with local mascots while enjoying kid-friendly music from Omaha Street Percussion. Gate gifts, provided by Oriental Trading Company, will be given out, while supplies last. Included with regular zoo admission or membership.

2015 Native Omahan Days Parade – 8/1, 10 a.m.

  • Celebrate Native Omahan Days with a parade on Saturday at 10!

Community Resource Fair and Wellness Bash – 8/1, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Bayliss Park, Council Bluffs

  • Free screening, resources, and activities for all ages.

Healthy Kids Carnival at Boys Town National Research Hospital – 8/1, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., FREE

  • Bring your kids to an afternoon of jumping, moving and grooving with fun games and hands-on activities about health and nutrition. Receive giveaways at every booth! Register to win a youth bike and bike gear provided by Scheels, Omaha. Additional prizes every hour! (139th & Pacific)

Family Fun Carnival at Strategic Air and Space Museum – 8/1, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

  • The Family Fun Carnival includes make and take activities, games, a science demonstration from the Mad Scientist, a space walk, and face-painting and balloon animals, all included with paid admission at the Strategic Air and Space Museum ($6-$12).

Where Books and Art Meet – 8/1, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m., FREE, Registration Required

  • Explore your creative side every week with art projects based on books and illustrations. Classes meet at South Omaha Library and are taught by professional artists and art teachers in partnership with Arts For All. For children ages 8-12.

String Beans Sprayground Fun – 8/1, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., FREE

  • Come enjoy a two-hour performance of the String Beans, giveaways, and playing in the Sprayground!

Back-to-School Blast at Westroads Mall – 8/2, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

  • Speak with one of the friendly representatives from CHI Health, donate school supplies to the United way, or donate blood to the American Red Cross during this event and receive a FREE Westroads Mall Coupon Book (while supplies last).

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Family-Friendly Events this Weekend in Omaha {7/23 – 7/26/15}

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Summer Fun:

Top Picks this Weekend:

Kids Funfare at Regency Court – 7/23, 10 – 11 a.m., FREE

  • Enjoy fun-filled activities in Center Center on Thursdays in June and July.

Party in the Park – 7/23, 3 – 7 p.m., FREE

  • Free rock wall climbing, bounce house, popcorn, snow cones and much more at Adams Park (3121 Bedford Ave).

PLAY Exhibit at Kaneko – 5/30 – 8/16, FREE

  • Explore the power of play with a variety of opportunities to engage in meaningful play.
  • Tuesday – Friday, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Saturday – Sunday, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Closed Mondays and major holidays.

Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shop – 6/27 – 7/26 (Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays), FREE

  • FREE Workshops, Crafts, Activities, and more!

25th Anniversary of Americans with Disabilities Act Celebration – 7/24, 1 – 3 p.m.

  • Celebrate this milestone anniversary at Seymour Smith park (6802 Harrison St.) by showcasing the widespread recreational opportunities available to men and women of all abilities in the Omaha Area. Exciting festivities at the event include a wide array of adaptive sports, a demonstration of Omaha’s wheelchair rugby and softball teams, bounce house, rock wall, refreshments and more!

Christmas in July at City of Omaha Pools – 7/25

  • $1 Admission Per Person at City of Omaha pools.

Wild, Wild West Day at The Durham Museum – 7/25, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

  • The Durham is once again teaming-up with Wild West Creations to bring back the Old West with blacksmith, leather stamping, apple butter and Dutch oven cooking demonstrations, Learn to Lasso, Cow Pie Toss, and Shoot-Out by Wild West Creations Cowboys at high noon.

Summer Olympics at Mahoney State Park – 7/25, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. FREE (Park pass required)

  • Choose from fun activities including: Bow fishing Simulation, Slingshot Challenge, Scavenger Hunt Race, Canoeing, and Frisbee Toss.
  • Feel free to stop by anytime from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Event held at the Century Link Lake (follow the signs). Daily or Annual park pass required.

Clayton Anderson Book Signing at Strategic Air & Space Museum – 7/25, 2 -4 p.m.

  • During this appearance, Anderson will speak about his dreams of becoming an astronaut and the triumphs and tragedies of life as a NASA astronaut. Anderson, a native from Ashland, Nebraska, will offer an autograph to those who purchase his new book, The Ordinary Spaceman. The event is included with paid admission to the Museum.

Where Books and Art Meet – 7/25, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m., FREE, Registration Required

  • Explore your creative side every week with art projects based on books and illustrations. Classes meet at South Omaha Library and are taught by professional artists and art teachers in partnership with Arts For All. For children ages 8-12.

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Family-Friendly Events this Weekend in Omaha {7/16 – 7/19/15}

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Summer Fun:

Top Picks this Weekend:

Kids Funfare at Regency Court – 7/16, 10 – 11 a.m., FREE

  • Enjoy fun-filled activities in Center Center on Thursdays in June and July.

PLAY Exhibit at Kaneko – 5/30 – 8/16, FREE

  • Explore the power of play with a variety of opportunities to engage in meaningful play.
  • Tuesday – Friday, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Saturday – Sunday, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Closed Mondays and major holidays.

Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shop – 6/27 – 7/26 (Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays), FREE

  • FREE Workshops, Crafts, Activities, and more!

Wizard of Oz at Sumtur Amphitheater – July 9 – 12 & July 16 – 18

  • Papillion La Vista Community Theatre Presents Wizard of Oz. Tickets $8-$12.

La Vista Hydrant Party – 7/17, 3 p.m., FREE

  • Bring your squirt guns and super soakers and take aim at our Super Soaker staff! Kids of all ages and parents welcome.

Gretna Days – 7/17 – 7/19

  • Parade, Community Picnic, plus more!

RiverFest in Bellevue – 7/17 – 7/18, $1 admisson

  • Live Music, Balloon Glow, Fireworks, Kid Zone, Car Show, & more!
  • Kids Zone will have several large inflatables and several small inflatables through Bryan Hill entertainment. There is a cost per ride or a wristband for all day use.
  • Hot Air Balloon Glow – Friday, July 17th, 9 p.m. (Dusk)
  • Fireworks – Saturday, July 18th, 10 p.m.

North Omaha Summer Arts FREE Art and Gardening Event – 7/18, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

  • Join NOSA, No More Empty Pots & WhyArts at Florence Branch Library making art on clay pots and planting flowers that attract pollinators.

Hydrant Party at Saddlebrook – 7/18, 1 – 3 p.m., FREE

  • Popsicles will be provided, and there may even be a water balloon fight!

Where Books and Art Meet – 7/18, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m., FREE, Registration Required

  • Explore your creative side every week with art projects based on books and illustrations. Classes meet at South Omaha Library and are taught by professional artists and art teachers in partnership with Arts For All. For children ages 8-12.

Mom’s Day Swim at City of Omaha Pools – 7/19

  • Mom gets in FREE with one paid child admission at City of Omaha pools.

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Family-Friendly Events this Weekend in Omaha {7/9 – 7/12/15}

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Summer Fun:

Top Picks this Weekend:

Half Price Ice Cream All Day at Sonic – 7/9

  • Enjoy 1/2 price ice cream all day July 9th at Sonic!

PLAY Exhibit at Kaneko – 5/30 – 8/16, FREE

  • Explore the power of play with a variety of opportunities to engage in meaningful play.
  • Tuesday – Friday, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Saturday – Sunday, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Closed Mondays and major holidays.

Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shop – 6/27 – 7/26 (Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays), FREE

  • FREE Workshops, Crafts, Activities, and more!

Party in the Park – 7/9, 3 – 7 p.m., FREE

  • Held at Cottonwood Park (728 S 154th St)
  • Free rock wall climbing, bounce house, popcorn, snow cones, and much more!

FREE Family Fishing Events – 7/9, 6 – 8 p.m., Halleck Park

  • The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission sponsors Free Family Fishing Events across the state where people of all ages can learn to fish! Look for the Family Fishing Trailer where loaner rods and reels, bait, and fishing instruction are available free to participants. All participants ages 16 or older need a current and valid fishing license permits.

Wizard of Oz at Sumtur Amphitheater – July 9 – 12 & July 16 – 18

  • Papillion La Vista Community Theatre Presents Wizard of Oz. Tickets $8-$12.

Fremont Days – 7/10 – 7/12

  • A three-day, family fun festival celebrating history. Car, truck and bike show, craft fair, parade, and more.

Daddy Daughter Princess Night with Omaha Storm Chasers – 7/10, 7 p.m.

  • Your little princess will be able to get her picture taken with Cinderella and watch a great baseball game. Special packages available.

Railroad Days – 7/11 – 7/12, $15/Family

  • $15 pass per family (limit 2 adults) includes admission and transportation to Durham Museum, Lauritzen Gardens, Union Pacific Railroad Museum, RailsWest Railroad Museum, and the Historic General Dodge House!

Minions Party at Marcus Theaters (Twin Creek, Majestic Omaha) – 7/11-7/12, 9:30 – 12 p.m., FREE

  • Blue ICEE, popcorn and banana cotton candy samples plus coloring & craft stations. (Admission to “Minions” sold separately.)

Star Wars Party at La Vista Public Library – 7/11, 10:30 a.m.

  • Enjoy a variety of different activities and get your picture taken with a Star Wars character. Feel free to come in costume and bring your camera!

Mothers Day at Papio Bay – 7/12

  • Mothers get in free with one paid child admission.

Fill the Pool Day at City of Omaha Pools – 7/12

  • Bring 2 non-perishable food items for free admission at City of Omaha pools.

OANP Summer Festival at Benson Park – 7/12, 12 – 4 p.m.

  • Celebrate with Omaha Area Natural Parents with Omaha Street Percussion, face painting, kids craft area, giveaways, contests and a silent auction. Get your FREE tickets from Eventbrite to help them know how many people are coming.

Splash Bash at La Vista Pool – 7/12, 1-4 p.m.

  • Enjoy the La Vista pool for free with live DJ, games, prizes and free food (while supplies last).

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Family-Friendly Events this Weekend in Omaha {7/2 – 7/5/15}

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Summer Fun:

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Kids Funfare at Regency Court – 7/2, 10 – 11 a.m., FREE

  • Enjoy fun-filled activities in Center Center on Thursdays in June and July.

PLAY Exhibit at Kaneko – 5/30 – 8/16, FREE

  • Explore the power of play with a variety of opportunities to engage in meaningful play.
  • Tuesday – Friday, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Saturday – Sunday, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Closed Mondays and major holidays.

Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shop – 6/27 – 7/26 (Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays), FREE

  • FREE Workshops, Crafts, Activities, and more!

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Family-Friendly Events this Weekend in Omaha {6/25 – 6/28/15}

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Enjoy many family-friendly events this weekend! It is always a good idea to verify with the business before visiting. [Not the current week? See more Upcoming Events in Omaha here!]

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 Keep updated on the latest Omaha fun and Sign up for our Free Email Newsletter!

Summer Fun:

Top Picks this Weekend:

Kids Funfare at Regency Court – 6/25, 10 – 11 a.m., FREE

  • Enjoy fun-filled activities in Center Center on Thursdays in June and July.

Discover Flight at La Vista Community Center – 6/25, 3 p.m., FREE

  • Blimp races, paper airplane design and flight contests, paper helicopters and more!

PLAY Exhibit at Kaneko – 5/30 – 8/16, FREE

  • Explore the power of play with a variety of opportunities to engage in meaningful play.
  • Tuesday – Friday, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Saturday – Sunday, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Closed Mondays and major holidays.

Mary Poppins at The Rose Theater – 6/5 – 6/28

  • The beloved classic continues at The Rose Theater this weekend. Amazing choreography, beautiful set, excellent actors, favorite songs that you will still be singing long after the show is over – such a fun show to end this wonderful season!

FREE Laser Art Show Exhibit

  • Harvester Artspace Lofts, 1000 S. Main St, Council Bluffs, Wednesdays through Saturdays from June 12 – August 22.
  • Gallery Hours: Wednesdays 12-4 p.m., Thursdays and Fridays 4-8 p.m., Saturdays 12-8 p.m.

Beach Party at Fat Brain Toys – 6/26, 6 p.m., FREE

  • Gather your family and friends for a FREE trip to the beach. 40 tons of beach sand available for you to play with, and FREE Snow Cones!

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Moo at the Omaha Zoo – 6/27 – 6/28, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

  • Get up close to multiple breeds of dairy cows, savor some country cooking and get your Moo on by playing carnival games and life-size checkers, as well as face-painting, music and much more. Event activities are free to Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium members or with regular paid Zoo admission.

Juneteenth Parade Celebration – 6/27, 11 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Omaha Community Playhouse Birthday Bash – 6/27, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m., FREE

  • Join ACT II in celebrating OCP’s 90th Anniversary Season at a FREE, family-friendly carnival featuring a performance by Billy, Ryan and Matthew McGuigan outside on OCP’s East Lawn. Ice cream and food truck items available for purchase.

Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shop – 6/27 – 7/26 (Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays), FREE

  • FREE Workshops, Crafts, Activities, and more!

Papio Bay Give Back Day – 6/27, 4 – 8 p.m.

  • Free admission with a donation of 1 full size cereal box. Donations to benefit the Tri City Food Pantry.

Family Fun Festival at Hy-Vee, 156 and Maple – 6/27, 5 – 8 p.m., FREE

  • Free Inflatables and Games, Free pony rides, Music, and Car, Truck, and Motorcycle Show.

KerrieOn 5K Run and 3K Walk at Ralston Arena – 6/28, 9 a.m.

  • 100% of all proceeds will be given to her husband Hector, and their baby girl Olivia. Feel free to stay and attend the benefit the OPD is putting on for Kerrie’s family at the arena starting at 11:00 a.m.

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Have a wonderful fun-filled weekend!