Summer is here, and it’s time to make the most of the warm months while they last! At Midtown Crossing, we’ve compiled a Summer Bucket List that you won’t want to miss. So, grab a friend, a coworker, or a family member, and let’s dive into the fun-filled adventures awaiting you in our vibrant urban neighborhood.
Everyone’s talking about the Street Food Tour
First up on the list is the Street Food Tour on Saturday, June 24, from 11 am to 3 pm. Prepare your taste buds for a delectable journey as you indulge in nibbles and small bites from participating Midtown Crossing establishments. And if that doesn’t tickle your fancy, don’t worry—there’s always something fun and lively happening here, so keep an eye out for other exciting events throughout the summer. Click here for a complete listing of events at Midtown Crossing.
Omaha’s best Al fresco dining
When the sun is shining, nothing beats dining outside under the stars. Midtown Crossing boasts the best modern outdoor patios in Omaha, providing the perfect setting for a delightful meal or craft cocktail. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere as you enjoy mouthwatering dishes and refreshing drinks at the neighborhood’s eclectic restaurants.
Getting fit can also mean fun
Looking to stay active while having fun? Head to Turner Park, our scenic gem, where you can join active workout classes taught by Genesis Health Clubs like Yoga in the Park and Wednesday Night Workouts — presented by Methodist Health System. Feel the energy as you stretch, strengthen, and rejuvenate your body amidst the lush surroundings.
See what all the buzz is about at the Night Market
Make sure to mark your calendars for the popular Night Market, presented by Veridian Credit Union. On Friday, June 30, July 28, and August 25 from 6 pm to 10 pm, immerse yourself in a world of local vendors, live entertainment, games, and mouthwatering food and drink. It’s a sensory extravaganza you won’t want to miss!
Did someone say fabulous art?
For a touch of culture, take a summer stroll through Anderson O’Brien Fine Art, Omaha’s preeminent fine art gallery. Marvel at the expansive collection of modern and contemporary art, sculptures, fine art jewelry, photography, and special exhibits. Let the creativity inspire and uplift your spirits.
What’s summer without ice cream?
Indulge your sweet tooth with a scrumptious signature ice cream creation at Cold Stone Creamery. Treat yourself to the irresistible Birthday Cake Remix, complete with sprinkles—it’s the perfect summer delight.
Yummy written all over it
Craving exotic flavors and hot, tangy aromas? Look no further than Yummy 365. Their talented chefs create amazing dishes, and you won’t want to miss dishes like delicious Orange chicken with vegetables and rice. It’s a culinary journey you won’t forget.
It might be time for an updated do
Feeling like a hairdo change? Visit Garbo’s Salon and Spa for an updated, fun haircut. Their talented professionals will have you looking fabulous and ready to take on summer in style.
Challenge your friends to an invigorating board game
For a night of laughter and friendly competition, gather your friends and loved ones at Spielbound Board Game Café on Harney Street. Play a lively round of board games, and afterward, grab a drink to extend the fun and make it a memorable night out.
Jazz on the Green will make your summer come alive
And finally, what better way to unwind than with a bottle of wine from Wohlner’s, a warm grassy spot on a blanket in scenic Turner Park, and the melodies of Omaha’s premier Jazz on the Green, presented by Omaha Performing Arts. Summer simply doesn’t get any better than this.