Midtown. Merry. Magic.

Consider this your invitation to enjoy the most wonderful time of year at your favorite Omaha neighborhood. Read on for the scoop on what’s happening around the neighborhood this season! If you’d like to receive information like this directly to your email inbox, click here to subscribe!

Holiday Cocktail Crawl

Savor the sips of the season at the 2nd Annual Holiday Cocktail Crawl this Saturday, December 10! Each participating establishment will offer a signature holiday cocktail. Visit as many stops as you like, in any order you like, and cast your vote for the best cocktail in midtown! Click here for details.

Stories Coffee Company

For many years, Stories Coffee Co. operated as a beloved coffeehouse, bakery and small restaurant. In 2017, we purchased teh company, keeping the name and mission for community building alive. Stories Coffee Co. has grown into not just a coffee shop, but a roastery as well. We hope our customers and employees see the business as a space to gather, tell stories and enjoy life. We have a passion for connecting with people and investing in their stories as much as others have invested in us. Opening December 12 with temporary hours of 7am-2pm.

Sea Thai Restaurant

Thai food has arrived at Midtown Crossing! Sea Thai Restaurant is now open on Farnam Street, a few doors down from Chase. You’ll find your favorite Thai dishes you love like Pad Thai, along with exclusive dishes like Mango Chicken! Click here to learn more.

Rexius Nutrition

Rexius Nutrition is now open at Midtown Crossing, on Farnam Street near Corky Canvas! Stop by and mention this newsletter to receive 10% off. And — mark your calendars for a Heavenly Waffles Pop-Up on December 17th from 11am-1pm at the store!

Wohlner’s Grocery

Only the very best! >> Show your thanks with our Wohlner’s Signature Holiday Meat Bundles, featuring the mouth-watering, hand-trimmed steaks you know and love. Now shipping!

Sofra Kitchen

Reserve the beautiful space at Sofra Kitchen for your holiday party, with the cuisine and music of your choice as we curate a menu between you and our Chef. We’re able to accommodate a range of budgets and cuisines. Give us a call at 402-237-7846 to book today!

Pa Mas Taqueria & Grill

Looking for the perfect space for your holiday party or private gathering?  Pa Mas Taqueria and Grill has you covered.  Call us today to inquire about or reserve your next corporate or family gathering.  Uniquely situated in one of Omaha’s most charming Omaha locations, your co-workers and friends will love the warm and inviting private space.  While you dine, experience the cozy glow of the white LED lights strung throughout Turner Park.  And choose from an array of delicious Latin-inspired cuisine including fajitas, carne asada, fresh guacamole and expertly mixed craft cocktails. Call 402-916-9657 to inquire or email joshua@pamasrestaurants.com.

Cold Stone Creamery

The flavors of the season have arrived at Cold Stone Creamery! You’ll love the Cookies ’n’ Hot Cocoa and the Whole Snickerdoodle Caboodle signature creations. And our Hot Cocoa Avalanche ice cream cake is the perfect addition to any holiday gathering!

Long Dog Fat Cat

Don’t forget presents for your fur-kids this holiday! Long Dog Fat Cat is stocked up on adorable toys, treats, and bakery items hand-made in store!

Season of Lights

Experience the peace and holiday wonder that simple beauty brings with tens of thousands of white LED lights strung throughout Turner Park and along Farnam Street, the beautifully decorated tree in Farnam Court and Santa’s comfy sleigh in Turner Park. A holiday tradition shines on! Click here for details.

Chef Around the Block Pop-Up Shop

Mark your calendar for our upcoming Chef Around the Block pop-ups: Dec. 11: Veg.Edible Brunch; Dec. 17: Bake Sale featuring Veg.Edible, Bella Bread, Kirbkakes Bakery & Pastry, Nibbs Chocolates, Breeze Bakery; Dec. 18th: Chef Around the Block, Mele Kalikimaka Hawaiian Christmas Pop-up. Inquire about private events, catering and cooking classes, too: dan@chefaroundtheblock.com.

Smokin’ Oak Wood-Fired Pizza + Taproom

Whether it’s a holiday party or gift cards, Smokin’ Oak is your place for the holidays! Call 531-466-1264 today to make a reservation for your party. Plus, receive a free pizza card when you purchase $50 in gift cards!

Garbo’s Salon & Spa

Garbo’s gift cards make the BEST gift! 🎄 Whether you need gifts for friends, family, or co-workers, you can’t go wrong with a Garbo’s gift card. These gift cards can be applied to both products and services! Click here to purchase a gift card by visiting or you can stop by any of our locations!

Goin’ Postal

Whether your family is celebrating Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa or another special holiday, we hope you and your loved ones have a happy and peaceful holiday season.  Goin’ Postal is here to help you with any packing and shipping needs.  Goin’ Postal Midtown Crossing store hours: Weekdays from 8am to 7pm, Saturday 9am to 3pm.

Ray’s Wings Pizza & Drinks

Holiday parties are always better at Ray’s! All size parties welcome. Call Tom to customize your event and menu: 402-884-5300.

Spielbound Board Game Café

Spielbound Board Game Cafe for all of your holiday gifts! Shop unique games, new experiences from play, merchandise you can only get in Omaha, and, of course, gift certificates!

Events at Midtown Crossing


With a thriving entertainment and festival scene, there’s always something fun to do at Midtown Crossing.

Preview of Midtown Crossing neighborhood map


Navigate your way through Omaha’s favorite walkable neighborhood, including local businesses, Turner Park & parking.

Person tossing pizza at Smokin Oak


Whether you’re looking for a place to spend an evening, a quick lunch, happy hour after work, or want to expand your culinary palette, the Midtown Crossing offers something for everyone.

People walking down the sidewalk


Learn more about Midtown Crossing, including history, accessibility, pet-friendly offerings and more.