Posts from March 2023

10 Things to Do in April in Omaha

Friday, March 24, 2023 11:00 AM by Erin O'Brien

Feed your enthusiasm for spring in Omaha, which has blooming flowers, delicious food and can’t-miss events to jumpstart the new season. Read on for ten things visitors will love to do in April in Omaha.

1. Watch Horses Perform on the Big Stage

The International Horse Jumping Competition

The world’s top Dressage, Jumping and Vaulting athletes will land in Omaha for the FEI World Cup™ Finals, back here for a second time in 2023. The world-class competition is an annual indoor championship that attracts fans and Olympic-level competitors from all over the U.S. and across the globe; in

10 Things to Do in March in Omaha

Friday, March 10, 2023 3:00 PM by Erin O'Brien

It’s springtime, and Omaha’s got plenty to keep you busy during spring break. From food-centric fun with Reuben sandwiches and champagne on tap to signature Omaha events and experiences, read on for ten unique things visitors will love to do in March.

1. Catch a Flick at Omaha Film Festival

Omaha Film Festival by Daniel Dunlap

The perfect excuse to binge on buttery movie popcorn is Omaha Film Festival. Each year’s lineup includes an impressive slate of films ranging from shorts to features, with panel discussions, parties and script readings in between.

2. Celebrate a Homegrown

The Reuben sandwich is arguably Omaha’s most prized culinary contribution. It’s worthy of its own national day (March 14), but we dedicate the entire month to it in Omaha. Here’s a refresher on our standout sandwich’s origin story: During a late-night poker game at the Blackstone Hotel, a local grocer was asked to “ante up” and create a new dish. The ingredients he had on hand resulted in an American menu staple: two pieces of grilled marble rye bread stuffed with slow-cooked corned beef topped with sauerkraut, bubbly Swiss cheese, and creamy

Spring Break in Omaha: 48 Hours of Family Fun

Wednesday, March 8, 2023 5:00 PM by Megan Feeney

Omaha provides the perfect spring break getaway for your whole gang. Here’s a guide to the city’s kid-centered attractions, family friendly restaurants, and spaces welcome to wiggles and giggles. (Don’t forget to download the Omaha Savings Pack for discounts to top attractions before you go!)


9 am Archetype Coffee Archetype 2Fuel up for a big day of fun in Omaha. At Archetype Coffee’s Little Bohemia location, parents savor small batch roasted coffees and perfectly crafted cappuccinos and cortados. Kids plow into pastries like moist muffins,

Why Avid Traveler Alex Loves Omaha

Monday, March 6, 2023 12:00 PM by Megan Feeney

We caught up with Alexandra Booze, globe-trotting author behind East Coast Contessa, a luxury travel and lifestyle blog, to ask a few questions about her winter trip to Omaha. From being home to a world-renowned zoo and impressive food scene to its walkability and easy access to the airport, Alex shares what delighted and surprised her about Omaha.

Alexandra Booze at The Durham Museum

This was your first trip to Nebraska. What was your impression of Omaha before and after your visit?

I did some research before booking my flight to Omaha, but I only had a very general idea of all

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