Making Your Holiday Season Simple at Midtown Crossing

Dec 1, 2022

The hustle and bustle of the holiday season is officially here. You’ve got a list a mile long, people to spend time with and places to go. This year, let Midtown Crossing help make your season a little brighter. 

You’ve got this. It’s time to start enjoying this busy month, eliminate some of the unnecessary inconveniences, and take full advantage of all Omaha’s most eclectic, walkable urban core neighborhood has to offer.

Parking and Convenient Access

The beauty of this midtown Omaha hotspot is that it’s centrally located, just off I-480 and minutes from downtown which means you can meet your friend or co-worker for coffee at Stories Coffee Company in the morning or a drink after work at Proof Whiskey Bar & Craft Cocktails.  

Conveniently served by all major modes of transportation, Dodge Street is to the north, Harney Street to the south, 33rd Street to the west and Turner Boulevard to the east. Click here for current Metro route and schedule information. Click here for current ORBT route and schedule information.

And, baby, it’s cold outside. We get it. And we’ve got your back with 3-hour free parking with validation in 2 convenient parking garages easily accessible from 33rd, Farnam and Harney Streets.

Ample metered parking is available along Farnam Street and within Turner Park, accessible from 31st Avenue.  Handicap accessible parking stalls are located within the parking garage. Please view the following maps here.

For parking garage questions, contact the Parking Office at 402-590-2001 or click here.

Grocery

The folks at Wohlner’s Neighborhood Grocery & Deli get it. They know it’s cold and icy. That’s why customers love their covered, warm and cozy parking located off 33rd Street, just south of Dodge Street. You’ll love it too. You’ll especially love the fact that you won’t have to push your cart through the snow and ice. And, did we mention their USDA Choice beef, exceptional wine and beer selection and fresh produce department. Talk about easy. Talk about making life simple. It’s all right here at Wohlner’s Neighborhood Grocery.

Mail and Shipping Services

Need to mail a package soon?  Skip the lines and the hassle and head to Goin’ Postal located at 3157 Farnam Street, just east of Chase Bank. Goin’ Postal offers a host of services, including mail and shipping, packaging services, copying and faxing and mailbox rental to consumers and small businesses.  The folks are friendly, the access is easy and it’s another way this urban core, lively neighborhood center is going to make your life easier this December.

Banking

Chase Bank serves more than 60 million American households with a broad range of financial services, including personal banking, credit cards, mortgages, auto financing, investment advice, small business loans and payment processing. Customers can choose how and where they want to bank: More than 4,700 branches in 40 states and the District of Columbia, 16,000 ATMs, mobile, online and by phone. For more information, go to chase.com.

The Midtown Crossing branch features modern, bright designs with comfortable meeting areas and state-of-the-art banking technology, including deposit-friendly 24/7 ATMs that dispense cash in multiple denominations.

Vision and Eye Care

The highly trained professionals at Definitive Vision are dedicated to your eye health and vision. They just get it and have been a leading provider of optometry services and vision care products in the Omaha community since 2011, and they want to help you achieve and maintain clear vision for years to come. Their experienced eye doctors offer comprehensive vision examinations at the Midtown Omaha optometry office and specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide array of eye diseases, conditions and problems.

Dry Cleaning and Laundry Services

Talk about convenience. Have you heard about the locker concept provided by Omaha’s most trusted cleaners, Fashion Cleaners?  The Fashion Cleaners Midtown Crossing location marks the company’s first 24/7 Dry Cleaning and Laundry Locker location, Fashion Cleaners Anytime. The location provides dry cleaning, laundry, household, and specialty item cleaning via 24/7 accessible lockers. The locker concept modernizes a tedious, yet anxiety-ridden chore of dropping off and picking up garments before close – and is aimed at people with busy lifestyles who enjoy the convenience of 24/7 availability, without sacrificing the quality of premier dry cleaning services.  Click here for more information or to get started!

Cell Phone Services

Phone break? uBreakiFix fixes electronic devices and will help make your life just a little easier. From the classic phone drop in the parking lot to the tablet in the toilet, they’ve seen it all. They understand how traumatic it is when you break your favorite devices and want you to feel better the moment you walk in. They’ll fix your cracked screens and broken charge ports.

If you’re looking to treat yourself to a new phone this month, look no further than Verizon. Verizon is a full-service wireless retailer with a mission is to provide the best customer service experience, the latest products, integrity, and accountability in the industry.  With Verizon, you can start new service, upgrade your existing phone, change your rate plan, and add a new device to your account and much more. Great pricing, great staff and, yes, most convenient midtown location in the Omaha area.

Physical Therapy

It’s true, the holiday season can really take a toll on your joints and physical strength.  Makovicka Physical Therapy in Midtown Crossing to the rescue.  With board certified specialists on staff, you can expect to receive the highest level of care that will maximize your recovery, and get you back to your game. Their dedicated therapists will take the time to get to know you – listening, evaluating your symptoms and creating a personalized physical therapy program to meet your needs. Together, they will improve your function, strength, and mobility.

Hair and Nails

Quick trim before the party? Yep. We’ve got you covered here, too. Garbo’s Salon and Spa has been around for over 30 years.  The folks there just know what they’re doing. Check out the wide menu of services ranging from haircuts, styling, extensions and more.

From #browgoals to manscaping to Brazilian waxes – check out Waxing the City and schedule your waxing appointment today!

New to Omaha’s midtown neighborhood is Milan Laser Hair Removal (opening soon). You’re gonna love what they do!  Their experts provide laser hair removal services with permanent results for all skin tones at one affordable price. Be sure and check them out on Farnam Street. 

Relaxing nail treatment or manicure? No worries. Gel Nails and Spa offers a variety of nail services for men, women and children. Whether you’re looking for a manicure, pedicure and full set, Gel Nails is here for you. Your nails have never looked better!

This season can be complicated enough. Let Midtown Crossing help with the day-to-day tasks. A quick hair trim at Garbo’s before your meeting, banking errands, shipping your boxes to friends and loved ones, we’re here to help.  We’re here to make your season just a little brighter.  It’s all right here. Its life made just a little simpler. One step at a time. 

You belong here.