Looking for fantastic gift ideas this Holiday season? Support local Omaha businesses and attractions and find that special gift!
For more ideas for Holiday fun, visit our Omaha Holiday Family Fun Guide!
Special thanks to the following businesses for being sponsors in our Holiday Gift Guide!
Canfield’s is a family-owned retail store that has been supplying residents of Omaha and surrounding areas with outdoor apparel and goods since 1946. This Holiday Season find unique gifts for the outdoor enthusiasts in your life!
Gift Recommendations: 1) Quadcopter Drones, (various sizes available in-store with and without video capability), 2) Sherpa Handwarmers.
Special offers: 1) 15% off your purchase (*certain exclusions apply. See store for details. Use code X15 at checkout). 2) See canfields.com and order online this holiday season! Special shipping offers available online.
Aquatics Package #1: ($16.00)
- Mesh Swim Bag, Goggles, Swim Cap, Coloring Book and Crayons, Family Swim Passes
Aquatics Package #2: ($21.00)
- Mesh Swim Bag, Yellow Dive Ring, Swim Cap, Goggles, Coloring Book and Crayons, Family Swim Passes
Aquatics Package #3: ($30.00)
- Stuffed Animal (Dolphin), Mesh Swim Bag, Swim Cap, Goggles, Coloring Book and Crayons, Family Swim Passes
Aquatics Package #4: ($60.00)
- Hooded Swim Towel, Mesh Swim Bag, Dive Toys (Princess or Super Heroes), Penguin Stuffed Animal, Swim Cap, Goggles, Coloring Book and Crayons, Family Swim Passes
Visit DiVentures for more information on these special Holiday packages!
Fat Brain Toys is the perfect “Try Before You Buy” store. Located at Village Pointe South in Omaha, Nebraska, this is the flagship store for Fat Brain Toys. Homegrown in Omaha, Fat Brain Toys is one of the leading retailers and creators of educational toys in the world. Visit them in-store or buy online and have it “wrapped and ready” for pickup!
1) SpinAgain: Stacking toy with a new spin. Encourages hand-eye coordination and baby engineering skills.
2) Squigz – Best toy for kids award. Build and create with fun suction construction.
3) Teeter Popper – Improves core strength & stability, balance, coordination and gross-motor skills.
Special Discount at Fat Brain Toys: 15% off single item! Mention LS-2753 at time of purchase or Enter Code at Checkout. (Expires 12/31/15).
HUGE HOLIDAY SALE begins Black Friday with the lowest prices on SINGLE DAY & SEASON PASSES! Visit www.fun-plex.com for more details.
Gift Recommendations and Special Discounts:
1) 40% off savings on Single Day Passes for 2016 (only $15.95 + tax for ONE Day admission *minimum of 4)
2) 40% off savings on Season Passes for 2016 (only $74.95 + tax for ONE Season Pass)
>> GIVEAWAY (ENDED) – Enter to WIN (4) 2016 one day passes to Fun-Plex below (Value $59.95)!
The MARK Omaha (located at 20902 Cumberland Drive (NW of 204th and Dodge) in Elkhorn, NE) is an impressive one-stop family entertainment center where you can bowl together, play games, and enjoy a delicious meal. Check out the new 4D attraction or updated high-tech Laser Tag! See our recent review here.
- Gift cards – Any denominations. Grab a card for food, games, Lost Ruins laser tag and 4D Dark Ride fun!
- Holiday Parties – friends and family get-togethers, office and employee celebrations or birthday parties.
- New Year’s Family Fun – Reserve a family fun early New Year’s lane package.
- Pizza, Pins and Pop – $69.95 for 6 people, 90 minutes of bowling, shoes, 2 pitchers of pop and a made from scratch pizza. Great value for family food, bowling and fun!
- Kids Eat Free on Tuesday – one free kids meal with one entrée purchased!
- Visit their website for more daily specials!
>> GIVEAWAY (ENDED) – Enter to WIN one free Pizza, Pins and Pop Party at The MARK below (Value $69.95 for 6 people)! Includes 90 minutes of bowling, shoes, 2 pitchers of pop and a made from scratch pizza!
1. Keepers of the Light Candles (15 different scents, 6 oz. $9.99, 22 oz. $22.99, 34 oz. $29.99)
2. A variety of wine glasses, $19.99
3. Burlap is a new trend in decorating for the holidays. They have pillows, décor, ornaments, tree skirts, wreaths, bows and much more.
Give the gift of creativity this holiday season with ART + MUSIC + DANCE + FILM + WRITING classes! Only $10 per lesson. Winter Semester begins the week of January 11, 2016 and registration will be opening soon on their website!
With convenient class locations all over metro Omaha, consider one of these classes to gift to a friend or family member: Drawing Graphic Novels, Piano 1, or Fun with Drums! Call 402-556-7821 for questions and gift certificates.
Go! Kids’ Gym offers a variety of classes and camps including baseball camps, Kinderjam®, Tumbling, and Tae Kwon Do. Open Play Time including during Winter Break ($8/child, 10 and under): M-F: 9 – 11:15 a.m.; Tues. & Thurs. afternoons 1 – 2:45 p.m.; and Sat. & Sun: 9 – 10:30 a.m.
Special Events: Holiday Party on Saturday, December 19 from 5 – 7 p.m. Santa, make and take crafts, and snacks. Everything is included with price of admission ($8 per child, free for members).
Gift Recommendations: Give the gift of play! Family Membership ($120 annual family membership) and gift certificates for gift ideas.
December 6, 1 – 5 p.m., FREE Admission and Raffles
Ramada Plaza Omaha Hotel & Convention Center (72nd & Grover)
Finish your holiday shopping and meet some of Omaha’s awesome small businesses and organizations. Collecting winter items for donation to the Hope Center for Kids.
Special Events at Smiling Turtle Art Spot (2340 S 156th Circle):
- December 5 & 6: Annual Pop Up Shop featuring area Arts & Crafts Vendors and $5 Make & Take Ornaments. Free Cookies & Hot Cider!
- Saturday, December 5th – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
- Sunday, December 6th – 1 – 4 p.m.
- December 12 & 13: Annual Holiday Boutique and Open House with their gallery artists and special deals all weekend long. Live demonstrations including Weaving and Glass Bead Making. Free Gift packaging available for many items. Hot cider, pop, cookies and finger foods, too!
- Saturday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
- Sunday: 1 – 4 p.m.
Helping to make your life easier to organize with fun and functional products!
1) Soft Utility Tote (on special this month for $20 if you spend $35)
2) Large Utility Tote $35
3) Zip Top Organizing Utility Tote $35
>> GIVEAWAY (ENDED) – Enter to WIN $25 gift certificate to Thirty-One gifts below! (Gift certificate valid only at Shop and Organize. Tax and shipping not included.)
Giveaway: Enter to WIN One of 3 Great Giveaways from Thirty-One Gifts, Fun-Plex, or The MARK!
Three Family Fun in Omaha readers will win a GREAT prize from one our sponsors in the Omaha Holiday Gift Guide!
This giveaway has ended. Many thanks to all who entered! Congratulations to the following winners:
- JoAnn H. – $25 Gift Certificate to Thirty-One Gifts (Gift certificate valid only at Shop and Organize. Tax and shipping not included.)
- Jennifer C. – (4) 2016 One Day Passes to Fun-Plex
- Sarah F. – One free Pizza, Pins and Pop Party for 6 people at The MARK
GIVEAWAY ENDS: Sunday, December 20, 2015, 9:00 p.m., CST.
OTHER: Entrants must be 19 or older and located in the US only. The winners will be selected using random.org and notified via email. Winners must respond within 48 hours to claim their prize, or another winner will be chosen. Only one entry (+ bonus entries) per person. Duplicate entries will be deleted.
Have a wonderful Holiday season!