Category - Nightlife

10 Reasons to Visit Nebraska: The New Midwest

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 2:00 AM by Karyn Spencer

When it comes to culture, fine dining and an overall vibrant city for a short getaway, there are certain perennial favorites. With these behemoth cities come high price tags for fun and recreation, not including parking and transportation whilst visiting. But there are several up and coming cities not yet on the radar of many. Two such cities can be found in cattle country, aka Nebraska.

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By: Amy

Beer - iowa foodie

Another fun thing we did when we were in Omaha for Restaurant Week is visit a couple of craft breweries featured in the Omaha Craft Brewery Tour. Once again, our friends from Visit Omaha were kind enough to set us up with a free pint at each of 8 great breweries in Omaha - and the best thing is that if you want to request your own brewery card, just click here!

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Exploring Omaha's Old Market District

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 3:00 AM by Midwest Wanderer

By: Connie Reed

The Old Market

Historic districts are always fun to explore, especially when cobblestone streets are lined with old brick buildings filled with unique shops, art galleries and interesting pubs and restaurants. That describes to a T Omaha’s Old Market District, a former warehousing area developed in the 1880s.

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Travel Tuesday Omaha

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 3:00 AM by A Fit & Spicy Life

By: Mellissa
Omaha Restaurant Week - A Fit & Spicy Life

When you think about Omaha, most people have never been or think it’s just flyover country. I had been for work a few times but never really had time to check out Omaha. When Visit Omaha contacted me about coming for a weekend I was really excited. It just so happened to be Omaha Restaurant Week as well. Delicious food and a chance to try new restaurants. Sign me up.

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Omaha Fashion Week

Friday, August 30, 2013 3:00 AM by Kansas Couture

By: Katy

When Visit Omaha kindly contacted me about attending Omaha Fashion Week, I was excited for the opportunity but didn't really know what to expect! I love seeing what the Midwest has to offer fashion-wise, so I went in with an open mind. Let me say that I was blown away by the scale of this event!

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By Diana

"Why are you going to Omaha?"

Nearly every person who I told about my road trip asked in the days leading up to the cross-country adventure.

It's an easy answer, really: two of my closest friends who know me very well told me to go. That's it. There was no research. There was no hemming or hawing. It was simple. They said "go." I put it on the itinerary.

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Tony's Weekend in Omaha

Monday, July 12, 2010 3:00 AM by CNN writer

By Tony Harris

Hey Everybody, I'm just back from a wonderful weekend at the Omaha Riverfront Jazz and Blues Festival right there on the Missouri River just off the patio of Rick's Boat House restaurant. The people of Omaha were terrific and it got me to thinking about what a great summer I was having. How about you? Are you having a great summer with family and friends? Share some of your great summer pics with us. Tell us where you are and who's with you in the pic and we'll post them right here on my blog page and on my Facebook page. In the