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Erin O'Brien

Omaha Convention & Visitors Bureau
Director of Marketing

6 Ideas for an Omaha Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day (May 12) is right around the corner. How about a road trip with Mom to Omaha? Lively entertainment, delicious food, and unique shopping options provide the elements to have fun and create lasting memories. Show Mom the world and all its rich cultures in Omaha. The beloved annual…

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48 Hours in Omaha: With Your Dog

Your four-legged friend deserves a getaway. Travel to Omaha, a nationally recognized top city for pets, where we'll pamper your pup with scents, treats and adventure. Forbes Advisor just ranked Omaha as one of the nation's top 25 cities for pet owners. (We came in at No. 11.) From parks and places…

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10 Things to Do in May in Omaha

Traverse a lush forest canopy. Picnic on castle grounds. Sip tea or craft beer. We have plenty of suggestions for Omaha experiences that will have you saying “cheers.” Read on for 10 things visitors will love to do in May. 1. Get a Rush Among the Trees Immerse yourself in the fresh-leafed spring…

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10 Things to Do in April in Omaha

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 Omaha in April. 1. Catch Live Music at North Omaha Music and Arts Photo credit: Bob Bailie North Omaha Music…

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St. Patrick's Day in Omaha

Oh Danny Boy (and Danielle Girl), Omaha is calling! Paint the town green in Omaha this St. Patrick’s Day with family fun, holiday treats, lucky runs, and all the beer you can drink. St. Patrick’s Day in Omaha offers fun for all ages and interests. Omaha’s downtown streets ring every year with the…

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10 Things to Do in March in Omaha

It’s springtime, and Omaha’s got plenty to keep you busy during spring break. From food-centric fun with Reuben sandwiches and sparkling wine on tap to signature Omaha events and experiences, read on for ten unique things visitors will love to do in March. 1. Enjoy a Soothing Candlelight Concert…

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10 Things to Do in February in Omaha

It’s the month of love, and we’re going all-out on meaningful ways to enjoy the month. Whether it’s a romantic getaway for two or a fun family weekend away, read on for ten things visitors will love to do in February. Sink your teeth into hand-crafted chocolate almost too pretty to eat at whimsical…

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10 Things to Do in January in Omaha

It’s wintertime in the Midwest, so this list is packed with ideas for indoor fun perfect for friends, couples and families. While we are all about bundling up and hitting the slopes, snowshoeing, and Bobbing, there’s something ultra-cozy about planning for more predictable indoor fun. From board…

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Holiday Light Displays in Omaha

Every evening this holiday season, lights glow throughout Omaha’s entertainment districts and neighborhoods. Here’s a round-up of the must-see displays perfect for festive strolls with friends and loved ones. Gene Leahy Mall at The RiverFront (Holiday Lights Festival) 1001 Douglas St. November 25…

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Holiday Traditions in Omaha

Add sparkle to your season thanks to the dazzling array of fun throughout the city. From beloved traditions to festive events, Omaha makes it easy to infuse this time of year with joy and memories thanks to a handful of mainstay celebrations that families and more look forward to year after year…

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