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 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…]
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…]
The Handmade Omaha sale returns to Bancroft Street Market Saturday April 22, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM and Sunday April 23, 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
Bancroft Street Market Chalking Creative Collective Street Painting Workshops Every first Saturday morning from 9-11am, May – September, 2017 The Goal of the workshop is to bring awareness of the art form of Street Painting to the Omaha Metro area by encouraging the engagement of local artist. Therefore, creating a foundation of artists … [Read more…]
Bancroft Street Market will host its 9th annual Omaha South High Magnet School student art show on Saturday, March 25th and Sunday, March 26th. The show will be open from noon until 4 pm each day. The show features paintings, jewelry and ceramics. The show is an opportunity to see fresh work from a talented group … [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…]