New American Arts Festival, Friday, August 6:
BFF Omaha and Lutheran Family Services present the 2021 New American Arts Festival, celebrating the performance and visual arts talents of Omaha’s refugee community. This year’s festival will be a hybrid of gallery-operated in-person exhibits, featured artisans at local retailers, food trucks, satellite on-street stages, and virtual performances. The weekend will include performances from Nepali dancers, the Umoja African Gospel Choir, and others, as well as galleries showcasing Day Eh Karen Textiles, Afghan weavings by Mohammad Seddiqi, and more. RSVP on the festival’s Facebook event page here.