Brew at the Zoo
The only thing better than spending time at the Henry Doorly Zoo is doing so while sipping drinks from local breweries and wineries. Join the zoo for their first Brew at the Zoo on Saturday, July 19 from 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Ticket cost beforehand is $50 for members, $55 for non-members, and $60 when purchased at the gate the night of the event. This is a rare opportunity to enjoy an all-adult event at the zoo. http://www.omahazoo.com/about/special-events/
Happy Birthday, Stories Coffeehouse!
Saturday, July 19 is the anniversary party for Stories Coffeehouse. Swing by for specials and raffles, and a benefit for Omaha Police Officer Sophia Jordan, who also just so happens to be one of the many business owners for this popular coffeehouse. Free hourly drawings will include gift certificates from the various Stories Coffeehouse merchants. http://storiescoffeehouse.com/
Omaha Loves Wine and Wine Loves Omaha
Wine Spectator Magazine recently released its annual list of Restaurant Awards, nodding toward restaurants around the nation offering the best wine selections. Not surprisingly, Omaha showed up on the list prominently. Some of the many Nebraska restaurants on the list included Crave, Le Voltaire, Salt 88 and M’s Pub, among many other local favorites. http://www.winespectator.com/
Organic Express Now Open
Organic Express opened their doors on Monday, July 14. This all-natural, all-organic deli offers a variety of food and supplements. Organic beverages are also available. This is great news for Omahans who are looking for more places to eat where they offer organic options. http://www.organicxpressdeli.com/