500th Anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci’s Death

On May 2nd and 4th, Bancroft Street Market will feature two concerts to commemorate the 500 year Anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci’s death on May 2nd, 1519. On Thursday, May 2, 2019 there will be a lute performance by Kenneth Be’ titled: Leonardo’s Lute: Lute Music in the Age of Leonardo da Vinci.  The Concert will … [Read more…]

Gente Guapos Holiday Party Drum Circle & Salsa Sunday

On November 18, 2018 from 2:00 PM until 6:30 PM the Latin Drum Circle will be celebrating with all its family, friends and dancers. There will be social dancing in potluck for everyone. There will be an art exhibition and spoken word poetry. There will be a Zumba and Afro House demonstration. There will be … [Read more…]

Window Mural Summer 2018

The window mural at Bancroft Street Market for summer 2018 is titled “Sky Splendor: Birds of the Midwest”   It features a Peregrine Falcon, a Cardinal pair, a Western Meadowlark, and a Wild Turkey pair.  The artists are Rosa Chaidez, Sylvia Zingg, JJ Johnson, and MAH Prentice. The technique is reverse glass painting.  The best viewing … [Read more…]

Natural Disasters and Nature’s Grasp

Two fine art print shows held in conjunction with Frogman’s Print Workshops.  On display July 1, 2018 to July 14th 2018.  See Bancroft Street Market calendar for exact open times. NATURAL DISASTERS Artists Raluca Iancu, Emmy Lingscheit, Ashton Ludden, Jennifer Scheuer and Jordan Thornton. What constitutes a disaster and what makes it natural? The works in … [Read more…]

Salsa Sunday, June 24, 2018

Come to Bancroft Street Market on Sunday, June 24, 2018 from 6PM to 9PM for free outdoor salsa dancing.  At 6PM there will be a free salsa dance lesson by Marty Hebert. She will teach all of the basics for you to know to begin salsa dancing. Open dancing follows.

Chalk Workshops 2018

If you have ever wanted to learn the art of chalk street painting, Bancroft Street Market is the place to be. At 9 AM on Saturday July 7, 2018, August 4, 2018 and September 1, 2018 Bancroft Street Market will be teaching how to become a Madonnari or Street Painter,   The workshop is free and … [Read more…]

Public Art Ride Omaha 2018

Every Saturday at 10:00 AM Bancroft Street Market hosts Public Art Ride Omaha.  The bicycle ride is a guided, narrated tour of public art works on Omaha’s riverfront and downtown area.  The ride is about 7 miles and lasts about 2 hours.

Salsa Sunday at Bancroft Street Market

Sunday, May 27th, 2018 from 4:00 PM until 6:00 PM, the Marketspace, outdoors at Bancroft Street Market will host Salsa Sunday.  Dance instructor Marty Hebert will teach a free hour long salsa dance lesson, followed by an hour long open dance.  Come learn to Salsa!

Handmade Omaha, April 21 and 22, 2018

Handmade Omaha will hold it’s spring sale at Bancroft Street Market on Saturday, April 21, 2018 from 10:00 AM until 4:00 PM and on Sunday, April 22, 2018 from noon until 4:00 PM.  Parking is limited, so consider carpooling or using a cab or ride sharing service.