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!]
- Hydrant Parties
- MANY Free or Cheap Movies and Free Summer Concerts this weekend! Visit the Omaha Kids Calendar for all of details!
Top Picks this Weekend:
Find these and many more events in our Omaha Kids Calendar!
Kindergarten Traffic Training – 7/30 – 8/1, FREE
- Help your little ones prepare for Kindergarten with uniformed police officers and firefighters at Westroads Mall.
Sarpy County Fair -7/30 – 8/3
- Mid States Rodeo, tractor pull, pickup pull, demolition derby, entertainment and much more.
Member Appreciation Day at the Omaha Zoo – 7/30 & 8/6, 1:30-7:30 p.m.
- Enjoy behind the scenes tours of the Aquarium, Grewcock Center for Conservation and Research, and the giraffes from 2-6 p.m., plus entertainment, events, and enrichment programs! It is a great way to see areas of the zoo you do not normally get to see!
Kids Funfare at Regency Court – 7/31, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m., FREE
- FREE Fun activities in Center Court.
- Starlight Movie Series at Sumtur Amphitheater – 8/1, Gates open at 7:30 p.m. with movies starting at dusk, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2
- Movie Nights at Camp Fontanelle – 8/1, approx. start time 8:55 p.m.
- Movies in Bayliss Park, Council Bluffs – 8/1, 9 p.m., Cloudy with A Chance of Meatballs 2
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FREE Kids Workshops at Home Depot – 8/2, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m., FREE
- Build a Mini-Crate Pencil Holder.
Family Fun Saturdays at Gifford Farm – 8/2, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., $5/person, $2/military
- Exotic Animal Day with our own Animals on the Go program, Raptor Recovery and wildlife Recovery of Nebraska
Family Farm Days at Wenninghoff Farm – 8/2-8/3, 10:30 am – 12:30 pm, $2
- August 2 & 3: Hog Wild! Learn about pigs, hogs and the swine industry.
Healthy Kids Carnival at Boys Town National Research Hospital – 8/2, 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.
Back to School Wellness Bash – 8/2, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m., Council Bluffs, FREE
- This FREE event offers all kinds of fun, healthy activities as well as opportunities for free health screenings. The YMCA will be open free of charge to the public that day so it is also a great opportunity to check out all they have to offer or take a dip in the pool. Held at 3 locations in Council Bluffs.
Benson Back to School Bash – 8/2, 12 – 3 p.m.
- Join Live Well Omaha Kids at the Alegent Creighton Clinic in Benson for a Back to School Bash! The first 100 school-aged children will receive FREE backpacks filled with school supplies. Food and water will also be provided!
Opening Reception of PLAY! at Smiling Turtle Art Spot – 8/2, 5 – 7 p.m., FREE
- Enter the bright, colorful and whimsical world of Richard Charter during their exhibit, PLAY!, throughout August.
Find many more events in our Omaha Kids Calendar!
Mark Your Calendars:
Monday Night at the Movies at Midtown Crossing – 8/4, FREE
- August 4: Pitch Perfect
La Vista National Night Out – 8/5, 6 p.m.
- Join the Police, Fire, Public Works and Recreation Departments for this annual celebration. This year’s event will feature a free picnic, while supplies last, equipment displays and more!
Bike Safety Night at Papillion Farmers Market – 8/6, 5:30 – 7 p.m., FREE
- Live Well Omaha and the Papillion Recreation Department will be teaming up to bring you a FREE bicycle safety night at the Papillion Farmers Market. There will be free helmets to the first 100 children with a bicycle, a bike decorating station, bike safety check and more!
We do our best to share current information in Family Fun in Omaha, but event details may change. It is always a good idea to verify the information before visiting.
Have a wonderful fun-filled weekend!