Bancroft to Bayliss Bicycle Ride

Saturday May 9th at 10:00 AM will be the first Bancroft to Bayliss (and back) Bicycle Ride of 2015.  This group ride is a free, narrated ride through the Omaha, Nebraska and Council Bluffs, Iowa Missouri River district.  The ride stops at the Omaha farmers market, the Bob Kerry pedestrian bridge and Bayliss park in Council Bluffs.  … [Read more…]

Alternative Art Happening- 2

Bancroft Street Market welcomes the market, Alternative Art Happening-2.  This one day market features locally made and hand made contemporary art, quilting, fiber art, jewelry, pottery and ceramics.  The market also is a showcase for live performance by local musicians.  This market will be open on Saturday May 2, 2015 from 10am to 3pm.

Omaha World Herald Graffiti Article

Bancroft Street Market building features street art murals on three sides.  The market also is a sponsor of the Abstract Concrete festival each year.  In an article in the April 14, 2015 Omaha World Herald staff writer Chris Peters describes the development of street art in Omaha. Click here for article.

AIGA Nebraska; One Person Stands Up For Justice: The Appleseed Poster Show

On April 15, 2015 Bancroft Street Market welcomes AIGA Nebraska with the One Person Stands Up For Justice: The Appleseed Poster Show.   A powerful tool for advocating change, quite possibly the purest form of communication, the poster, will be up on display  April 15, 2015 from 7 PM to 10 PM at Bancroft Street Market Omaha. Specifically, 44 posters by … [Read more…]

Stacey Barelos Toy Piano Concert

LIVE! IN CONCERT Stacey Barelos performs a concert of music for toy piano (and other toy instruments) including works by John Cage, Henry Cowell, Angelica Negron and others.  Also performing: Max and April Stehr with a premiere of a work by David Saperstein. Stacey Barelos is a composer and performer with CD releases on Albany … [Read more…]

Artslam+

The University of Nebraska Friends of Art will host Artslam+  at Bancroft Street Market on Wednesday, April 8, 2015.  The preview reception is at 5:30 PM, talks begin at 7PM and winners are announced at 8:45 PM.   Details are posted on the Friends of Art (UNO) Facebook page.

Omaha Under the Radar

Bancroft Street Market will be one of the venues for the 2015 Omaha Under the Radar festival. Omaha Under the Radar is an annual experimental performance festival in the Midwest, featuring four days of performances, multiple venues, and inspiring performers from around the country. The festival emerged out of a desire to recognize and elevate … [Read more…]

The Artery- Summer Dance Camp

THE ARTERY – SUMMER DANCE CAMP     Bancroft Street Market 10th & Bancroft     June 15-19, 2015 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday   $150   The ARTery’s Summer Dance Camp is a great way to focus your child’s creative energy!  This fast-paced, half-day camp gives children the chance to explore … [Read more…]

Abstract Concrete

Abstract Concrete returns to Bancroft Street Market on Saturday August 22, 2015.  Click here for Facebook Page. This urban art competition features top artists working in aerosol to create original works on 10 foot concrete barriers. Applications for artist contestants now being accepted.  See Facebook page for details.

Handmade Omaha

Handmade Omaha returns to Bancroft Street Market on April 18th and 19th 2015.  Handmade Omaha brings together the best in handmade and local goods for two shopping opportunities a year.  Purchasing handmade goods directly from the makers creates a positive impact on the local economy.  Shop Handmade! Shop Local! Click here for Facebook information