Moon Shine Rhythm Club to perform

Moon Shine Rhythm Club a swing band from Nashville will perform in the outdoor festival area of Bancroft Street Market at 2:00 PM on Sunday, October 15, 2017.

Harvest Festival 2017

Join Bancroft Street Market for an afternoon of enjoyment on Saturday, October 7th, 2017 from noon to 4PM. Outdoors we will have the chalk artists and music.  Booths will feature vegan cooking ideas. The event is free.

Italian Renaissance Art Festival September 16th, 2017

Bancroft Street Market presents its first Italian Renaissance Art Festival on Saturday September 16th, 2017 from 10AM to 8PM.   Outside, in the Festival area, Madonanari painters will recreate several famous art works from the Italian Renaissance period, in chalk, on the pavement.  Chalking will begin at 10: 00 AM Indoors, at 2:00 PM,  The Canterbury Singers, madrigal … [Read more…]

Friday 2 on South 10th Street- September 8, 2017

Join Bancroft Street Market on Friday September 8, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM for an outdoor music performance by  the singers of Wakanda and another performance by saxophonist, Manifest Life.  The performance is free to the public.

Handmade Omaha November 25th and 26th, 2017

The Handmade Omaha sale returns to Bancroft Street Market Saturday November 25, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM and Sunday November 26, 2017 from noon to 4:00 PM.   The show features various handcrafted articles from local artisans. Tap Dancers Coffee truck will be outside. Admission is free

2017 South Tenth Street Walking Tour

Here is Bancroft Street Market’s 2017 Self Guided walking tour map.  The map is for walkers and cyclists to use in Omaha’s riverfront district between the Henry Doorly Zoo and the Durham Museum. The map features distances between attraction such as Lauritzen Gardens and Omaha’s finest doughnuts at Olsen’s Bake Shop. complete 10th Street Self Guided … [Read more…]

Renaissance windows 2017

In preparation for the September 16, 2017 Italian Street Painting, Lute and Madrigal Festival at Bancroft Street Market, the windows on South 10th Street have been painted with paintings inspired by Renaissance portraits.   The paintings are: Portrait of a Girl- Workshop of Domenico Ghirlandiao -1490; Portrait of Simonetta Vespucci as Nymph- Sandro Botticelli- 1480; … [Read more…]

History of Little Italy in Omaha

History of Little Italy Event Combines Music, Art and Food   Omaha, Neb. (May 16, 2017) Carmelita de la Guardia is pleased to present a truly unique event; the History of Little Italy, an evening of stories, music, art and desserts! Some of the most talented artists and musicians in the region will display their … [Read more…]

Bancroft to Bayliss Bicycle Ride 2017

Each Saturday at 10:00 AM from May 6, 2017 to November 4, 2017, Bancroft Street Market leads the Bancroft to Bayliss Bicycle ride.  This group ride tours historic South 10th Street in Omaha, as well as the Old Market, the Bob Kerry Pedestrian Bridge, the Missouri River and Bayliss fountain in historic Council Bluffs, Iowa. Riders meet in the … [Read more…]