Something Delicious is Brewing at Stinson Park

50 Breweries will be represented at the 5th annual Omaha Beer Fest this weekend. Food vendors will be on site to handle your hunger pains and beer academy sessions will run hourly to enlighten and entertain. Your 1 day general admission ticket buys your tasting glass at the door and unlimited samples of hundreds of craft beers. This event is 21 and over

Omaha Beer Fest

June 5th from 5-9pm and June 6th from 1-6pm (VIP tickets grant access 1 hour early)

Stinson Park at Aksarben Village (67th and Center Streets)

It’s Just A Little Crush

Omaha Crush Food And Wine Festival (formerly Riverfront Wine Festival) is fast approaching, and with only 1500 tickets available is sure to be a sold-out event! Taking place on August 1st at Stinson Park, Omaha Crush will feature wines and craft beer from around the world. Your all-inclusive ticket purchases you entrance into the festival, a keepsake glass, and samples of hundreds of wines from vineyards around the world. Also included are unlimited tastings of craft beer, small bites from several local chefs, live music, and a tour of works from several local artists. Designated driver tickets are available at the door, and advance tickets for this 21 and over event come with a $15 discount.

Omaha Crush Food and Wine

Saturday August 1

Mobile Mangia

Veteran owned and operated Johnny Ricco’s Brooklyn Pizza Food Truck is just about ready to roll out! Pegged for a June 10th launch, the mobile pizzeria has listed 76th and Cass as their home base. If you’re hungry for more, follow Johnny Ricco’s Facebook page to find out where to find your soon-to-be favorite slice!

Johnny Ricco’s Brooklyn Pizza Truck

Life’s No Picnic

Spirit World, located in Aksarben Village, wants to become part of your favorite summer memory! Summer Park Picnic Packages are available to order on their website. Your choices of packages include chicken salad and fruit, sandwiches and potato salad, or a charcuterie plate featuring a truffle flight. Packages may be purchased alone, or with your choice of a red or white wine. For the full menu or to place your order, visit

Spirit World

6680 Center Street or at Aksarben Village

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