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…]

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…]

Streetcar Context Intensive Level Survey

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…]

Bike De’Lights

  8th Annual Bike De’Lights Bancroft Market 2702 S. 10th Street Omaha, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM Break out your battery-powered string lights, gloves, and balaclavas! It’s that time of year to decorate your bike and ride around downtown and midtown Omaha to see the holiday lights! This is the 8th Annual Bike De’Lights, a … [Read more…]

Complete Streets Omaha Open House October 26, 2016

Complete Streets Open House The City of Omaha and it’s partners are currently developing a Complete Streets Design Guide as part of continued efforts to provide a transportation system that works safely and comfortably for all. Its purpose is to help implement our new Complete Streets Policy. The Guide will delineate the needs of people traveling … [Read more…]