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2013 Summer Fun in Omaha!

May 01, 2013 04:40PM ● By Katie Anderson
Looking for some fun events happening around Omaha this summer? Here's a list of the "big ones" coming your way, and there's something for everyone!


Women Who Rock: Vision, Passion, Power Through May 5 at The Durham Museum

Nature Connects Through May 17 at Lauritzen Gardens

Dinosaurs Alive! The Lost Valley Through October at Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium

Berkshire Hathaway Shareholder Meeting May 4-5 at CenturyLink Center Omaha

Cinco de Mayo May 5 at Historic South 24th Street

Al Jarreau & Condoleeza Rice Gala Concert May 10 at Holland Performing Arts Center

Carrie Underwood May 12 at CenturyLink Center Omaha

The Addams Family May 14-19 at Orpheum Theater

The Color Run May 25 at CenturyLink Center Omaha

A Bug's World May 25 – September 8 at Omaha Children's Museum

A T-Rex Named Sue May 25 – September 8 at The Durham Museum

16th Annual Taste of Omaha May 31 – June 2 at Heartland of America Park and Lewis & Clark Landing

The Wizard of Oz May 31 – June 30 at Omaha Community Playhouse


Tempo of Twilight June 5 & 19, July 10 & 24, August 7 & 21, September 4 at Lauritzen Gardens

Omaha Beer Fest June 7-8 at Stinson Park at Aksarben Village

Summer Arts Festival June 7-9 at 10th to 15th on Farnam St.

Sand in the City® June 8-9 at CenturyLink Center Omaha

Renoir to Chagall: Paris and the Allure of Color June 8 – September 1 at Joslyn Art Museum

2013 NCAA® College World Series Opening Day Celebration June 14 at TD Ameritrade Park

2013 NCAA® College World Series June 15-26 at TD Ameritrade Park

Shakespeare on the Green: Twelfth Night June 20-23, July 3, 5, & 7 at Elmwood Park

Shakespeare on the Green: Titus Andronicus June 27-30, July 2 & 6 at Elmwood Park


Alice Cooper July 3 at Harrah's Stir Cove

The Avett Brothers July 3 Harrah's Stir Cove

Yoga Rocks the Park Through July 14 at Turner Park at Midtown Crossing

Justin Bieber July 6 at CenturyLink Center Omaha

U.S. Senior Open July 8-14 at Omaha Country Club

Kenny G July 11 at Ralston Arena

Grace Potter & The Nocturnals July 11 at Harrah's Stir Cove

Jazz on the Green July 11 – August 15 at Turner Park at Midtown Crossing

Railroad Days July 13-14 at Lauritzen Gardens

Martina McBride July 19 at Ralston Arena

Sheryl Crow July 21 at Harrah's Stir Cove

Daughtry & 3 Doors Down July 31 at Harrah's Stir Cove

Native Omaha Days July 31-August 5 at various locations


Darius Rucker August 2 at Harrah's Stir Cove

Riverfront Wine Festival August 3 at Stinson Park at Aksarben Village

Queens of the Stone Age August 4 at Harrah's Stir Cove

Nebraska Balloon & Wine Festival August 9-10 at 204th & Q streets

Peter Frampton's Guitar Circus August 17 at Harrah's Stir Cove

Omaha Fashion Week August 19-24 at Capitol District

Cox Classic August 19-25 at Champions Run

Chicago August 30 at Harrah's Stir Cove

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