Celebrate with many surrounding communities and enjoy Parades, Carnivals, Fireworks, Family Picnics, Concerts, Car Shows, and more. Many of the events are free, and definitely fun!
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2016 Community Celebrations
Celebrate CB – May 13 – 21, 2016
- Celebrate @ The River with Free concert at Stir Cove. BBQ in the Bluffs at River’s Edge Park on May 13th and 14th. Parade on Saturday, May 21st, 10:30 a.m., followed by Childrens Faire and and Carnival.
Florence Days – May 14 – 15, 2016
- Florence celebrates its heritage each year with a parade and many other activities.
- Saturday, May 14th, 2016: Florence Days Parade, 1 – 3 p.m. from Miller Park to McKinley Street.
5th Annual Valley Veterans Barbecue Competition and Valley Days Celebration – May 20 – 22, 2016
- Kids Activities, Fireworks, Car Show, and more.
Salute To Summer Festival in La Vista – May 26 – 29, 2016
- Parade, carnival, Hot Wheels races, community cookout, fireworks, free concert, family pool party, and more.
Loessfest in Council Bluffs at Tom Hanafan River’s Edge Park – May 28 – June 5, 2016
- Concerts including Kool and the Gang, Omaha Symphony and fireworks, plus a Riverfront Block Party featuring Imagination Movers, free outdoor movie, Bike the Bluffs, Taste of Omaha, and more.
Elkhorn Days – June 3 – 5, 2016
- Parade, family festival, dodgeball tournament, and more.
Blair’s Gateway to the West Days – June 9 – 12, 2016
- Four-day festival, including Taste of Blair, parade, craft show, carnival, and more.
Springfield Days – June 10 – 11, 2016
- Parade, vendors, games, fireworks, and more.
Papillion Days – June 15 – 19, 2016
- Parade, carnival, Papillion Idol, tractor pull, and more.
Bennington Daze – June 17-19, 2016
- Family fun, parade, dance, and more.
- Celebrate the Fourth of July with many celebrations in Omaha!
Ralston Independence Day Celebration – Monday, July 4, 2016
- Independence Day activities, street dance, annual Grand Parade, and fireworks.
Fremont Days – July 8 – 10, 2016
- A three-day, family fun festival celebrating history. Car, truck and bike show, craft fair, parade, and more.
Gretna Days – July 28 – 31, 2016
- Carnival, fireworks, car show, community picnic, and more.
Benson Days – July 30 – 31, 2016
- An annual celebration for the community of Benson.
Arrows to Aerospace, Bellevue – August 19 – 20, 2016
- Parade, pancake feed, pet show, activities for children, entertainment, food, and fun in Washington Park in Olde Towne Bellevue.