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Omaha Downtown Improvement District Participating This Year!

ODID Mission: To support, preserve, create and enhance clean, green, safe and active, competitive and thriving Downtown Omaha that attracts and retains businesses, employees, residents and visitors.

Please consider donating to the ODID for Omaha Gives! this year. Funds will be utilized for purchasing new equipment such as cigarette towers and dog waste stations.

Scheduled donations are now being accepted and will be processed on May 22nd. Click the button below to make your donation. 

Thank you!
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Thursday, May 16

Photo: visitomaha.com

Lizz Wright at Holland Center 7:30 p.m.

Firefly at Omaha Children's Museum 11 a.m. to Noon
Food Truck Thursdays at 14th & Dodge 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. (Every Thursday)

Downtown Business Security Forum at The Jewell 2 to 4 p.m.
Soundry Workshop: Thumb Pianos at KANEKO 6 p.m.
Edem in The Plaza at Capitol District 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Creighton vs. Villanova Baseball at TD Ameritrade Park 6:30 p.m.

Friday, May 17

Photo: gocreighton.com

Creighton vs. Villanova Baseball at TD Ameritrade Park 6:30 p.m.

Kids Art Adventures at Joslyn Art Museum 10:30 a.m. (Every Friday)

Firefly at Omaha Children's Museum 11 a.m. to Noon

Saturday, May 18

Photo: odida

Omaha Farmers Market in Old Market 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (Every Saturday until Oct.)

Creighton vs. Villanova Baseball at TD Ameritrade Park Noon
Loco for Cocoa at Lauritzen Gardens Noon to 2 p.m.
Learn + Plan + Plant: Spring at Lauritzen Gardens 2 to 4 p.m.

Sunday, May 19

Photo: durhammuseum.org

Unique Eats and Eateries of Omaha at Durham Museum 2 p.m.

Sweat + Wellness Event at The Diamond Room 9 am to 2:30 p.m.
Midtown Car Show at Turner Park 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Bagels & Sometimes Bach Music Series at Gallery 1516 11:30 a.m.

Yoga Rocks the Park at Midtown Crossing 1 to 5:30 p.m.
Bizet's Symphony in C at Joslyn Art Museum 2 p.m.
Carson Vaughan Author Visit at W. Dale Clark Main Library 4 to 5:30 p.m.

Monday, May 20

Photo: thekaneko.org

Tuesday, May 21

Photo: derekhough.com

Derek Hough: Live! The Tour at Orpheum Theater 7:30 p.m.

Walking Club at Lauritzen Gardens 8:30 a.m. (Every Tuesday until Oct. 30)

CHI Health Breastfeeding Cafe at Omaha Children's Museum 10:30 to 11:30 p.m.
Yoga at OM Center 6 to 7:30 p.m. (Every Tuesday)

Wednesday, May 22

Photo: omahagives.org

Omaha Gives! All Day

Soap Operas at The Capitol District 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
For the People of Omaha: Byron Reed and the Original Omaha Public Library at The Durham Museum
Attic Adventures at Omaha Children's Museum
On-Going Events
Photo: ODIDA

The Woodsman at Blue Barn Theatre May 16 to June 16

American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith at The Durham Museum until June 23

A Regency of Style: Cultural Changes in 18th and 19th Century Europe at The Durham Museum until July 21

After Promontory: 150 Years of Transcontinental Railroading at The Durham Museum until July 28

For the People of Omaha: Byron Reed and the Original Omaha Public Library at The Durham Museum until July 21

Attic Adventures at Omaha Children's Museum until September 1
Art Gallery Showcases
Photo: Steve Raglin 
Artists' Cooperative Gallery - Primary- Jasmine Greenwaldt and Alexander Vos

Bemis Center - Alison O'Daniel: Heavy Air & Lui Shtini: Tempos until June 15

Curbside Clothing - Featuring Omaha artist Josh Audiss

Galleria Circo - Featuring work by Charles Fazzino and Pete Tillack and local artist Ashley Touchton

Gallery 1516 - Closed May 17 - 18th 

KANEKO - Closed until June 11 for Installation

Joslyn Art Museum - Garth Williams: Illustrator of the Century until Aug. 11

Lauritzen Gardens
- Nature's Colorful Threads by the Omaha Weavers and Spinners Guild until June 17

MANGELSEN Images of Nature Gallery - Renowned American nature photographer Thomas D. Mangelsen features the Legacy Reserve Collection

Old Market Artists Gallery - "Celebrating Spring with Vessels Inspired by the Cycles of the Moon" ceramics by Clay Cunningham

Omaha by Design - "Urbanism 5.0 - Mobility for All"

Passageway Gallery - "From the Earth to the Mountaintops" featuring potter Marlene Meier and photographer Ken Smith

SmithOmni Gallery - Grand Opening

Ted & Wally's - "GoodNature Guide - Wander with Wonder" featuring Drew Nelson

The Imaginarium Super Store - "Electrified Reality" featuring Treven St. John
Regular Happenings
Film Streams at the Ruth Sokolof Theater
Live Shows at Harney Street Tavern
Music & Events at Mr. Toads
Live Music at Dubliner Pub
Events at Nosh Wine Lounge
Shows at The Backline

Murder Mystery Dinner Shows at DoubleTree Hotel
Jazz Shows at Jewell Omaha
Live Music at Havana Garage
You Ought to Be in Pictures, Omaha! at Heartland of America Park Exhibit
DOI Membership Meetings at Scottish Rite Masonic Center 7:30 am first Thursday of the Month

Interrogated at The Backline Comedy every Friday night 10 pm
Omaha Jitterbugs Friday night dances 8 pm to Midnight
Classes & Workshops Downtown
Lauritzen Gardens
Omaha Creative Institute
Omaha Jitterbugs

Orangetheory Fitness
Studio 315 Photography
Vintage Ballroom
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