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!

Omaha Riverfront Redevelopment 2018

Philanthropic Omaha citizens have been advocating for a redeveloped Omaha riverfront district on the Missouri River.  The current concept that has been shown to the public centers on changes in the vicinity of the Bob Kerry Pedestrian Bridge and the Central Park Mall.  The imagined design would encourage amenities that would attract pedestrians and residents. … [Read more…]

Omaha Street Car Route

Recently, Omaha Modern Streetcar Advocates has advocated for a “rail in the ground” streetcar route that would connect 42nd and Farnam Street to the Century Link arena, convention center and TD Ameritrade baseball park. This proposed route lacks a unified purpose.  While the arena, ball park and convention center are fun destinations for residents and visitors, the medical center and Mutual of … [Read more…]

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…]