Philanthropic Omaha citizens have been advocating for a redeveloped Omaha riverfront district on the Missouri River. The current concept that has been shown to the public centers on changes in the vicinity of the Bob Kerry Pedestrian Bridge and the Central Park Mall. The imagined design would encourage amenities that would attract pedestrians and residents. … [Read more…]
Recently, Omaha Modern Streetcar Advocates has advocated for a “rail in the ground” streetcar route that would connect 42nd and Farnam Street to the Century Link arena, convention center and TD Ameritrade baseball park. This proposed route lacks a unified purpose. While the arena, ball park and convention center are fun destinations for residents and visitors, the medical center and Mutual of … [Read more…]
Mad Lyme and Bad Self Portraits will perform a 2017 Holiday Jam at Bancroft Street Market for the December 8th, Friday 2 at Bancroft Street Market.
Bancroft Street Market will unveil it’s new cornhole boards on November 25th 2017. Come join the competition outside in the festival area during the Handmade Omaha show.
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…]
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…]
Lutenist Ronn McFarlane will perform at Bancroft Street Market on Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 7:30 P.M. Tickets, at the door, are $15.00 for adults and $5.00 for students.
On January 18, 2017 Bancroft Street Market hosted Alley Poyner Maccietto Architecture, Restoration Exchange Omaha, The Omaha Planning Department and The Nebraska State Historic Preservation Office for a public meeting on an Intensive Level Historic Building Survey of buildings and objects along the historic Omaha & Council Bluffs Street Railway Routes. Records show that the … [Read more…]