According to the Center for Disease Control’s most recent statistics on binge drinking and Trulia’s list of cities with the most bars per capita, Business Insider name Omaha, the Most Hungover City, out of 25 other contenders like, Denver CO, San Antonio TX, and New Orleans LA. Omaha was listed at the top based on 8.3 bars per 10,000 households and 19.5% admitting to binge drinking. It has been a long winter.
BIG day here! BIG! The love of bocce is here and in Omaha with the creation of BIG O BOCCE! It’s a recreational bocce league that is now open for registration! Games are played every Tuesday night at Turner Park at Midtown Crossing for six weeks starting May 21. After playing bocce, the sports bar Saints has some awesome drink specials for players. To register/find out more info, go to www.bigobocce.com
It’s a “Mystery Dinner” at Dante Ristorante on Monday April 29th . Nick Strawhecker, chef and owner of Dante Ristorante, is still not sure what spring crops and proteins will be available; perhaps Colorado lamb, Snake River salmon, English peas, fava beans and ramps as well as some local favorites such as asparagus, greens, and morels hopefully will be available. Mark McDonald of the Italian Vine will select and discuss the wines. The featured wines will be from various Italian regions. The dinner, which begins at 7:00 p.m., is priced at $65, not including tax & gratuity. Space is limited and a reservation deposit is required, email email@example.com, or call 402.932.3078.
Wednesday, May 1st, is opening day of the Wohlner’s Midweek Market at Midtown Crossing. The location is 33rd and Dodge street and runs from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. every Wednesday through September 25th.
Here is a list of some of the Vendors:
Branched Oak Farm
Does and Divas
Nature’s Flair Garden
Pin Oak Place
ShadowBrook Farm/Dutch Girl Creamery
Tap Dancer Specialty Coffee
The Green Bowl Project
Wild Rose Farm