Community Dance Project 2022

Community Dance Project (CDP) is an interactive performance presented by Vōx Dance Collective and performed in Bancroft Street Market. This monthly collaborative performance strives to make dance performance and creation more accessible to the Omaha community. CDP is an improv dance presentation in which the audience provides ideas, feedback, prompts and more to the dancers … [Read more…]

Connection between Downtown, Gardens and Zoo.

Mutual of Omaha’s downtown Omaha development and the construction of a streetcar system, makes the time right to discuss enhancing the bicycle/pedestrian connection between downtown Omaha, Lauritzen Gardens and the Henry Doorly Zoo. The south 10th Street corridor could be the connecting route. Bicycling, walking and running are healthy activities that appeal to everyone. A … [Read more…]

Salsa Choque Dance Workshop

Bancroft Street Market is proud to partner with Omaha Performing Arts to present a dance workshop on Thursday, March 3rd, 2022 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM Dance Workshop at Bancroft Street Market – 2702 S 10th St, Omaha, NE 68108 Salsa Choque – Afro-Colombian urban dance form based on Salsa dance in dialogue with the … [Read more…]

Rhubarb iced tea.

Stop by this Saturday, June 12th from 10AM to noon and sample Rhubarb ice tea. It is a summer favorite at Bancroft Street Market.

Culture Bus proposal

An idea that emerged from the Historic South 10th Street planning group was the introduction of a culture bus that would operate on the weekends.

Pedestrians on South 10th Street

Over the 2021 Memorial Day weekend, management at Bancroft Street Market had an opportunity to observe pedestrians on South 10th Street in Omaha. They were walking to the Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo. Many of them were pushing strollers, and accompanying small children. Unfortunately, at some spots on their walk from Bancroft Street south to the … [Read more…]

Inspecting fleece for Fiber Festival

In preparation for the Fiber Festival at Bancroft Street Market on August 7th and 8th, 2021. Bill from Bancroft Street Market has been out inspecting the fleece of various breeds of sheep in Nebraska and Iowa. The fleece will be available for sale at the festival.