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.

Streetlights on Bancroft Street

In March 2021, Omaha Public Power District installed black iron ornamental streetlights with acorn fixtures on Bancroft Street in Omaha from 13th Street to 1st Street. The streetlights illuminate the street as well as the sidewalk. This is a significant step in developing the street aesthetic connecting historic parts of Omaha near the Missouri River. … [Read more…]

Chalk Festival 2020

We could not gather for our Chalk Festival in 2020 because of the pandemic.  We produced a small piece to celebrate the season.  We hope to be back in 2021.

Summer 2020 Art

Even though we cannot gather with each other in person, there are still exciting things to see at Bancroft Street Market in Omaha.  You can ride your bike, rent a e-bike from Heartland B-Cycle, rent an electric scooter from either Bird or Spin, walk, jog or pass by in your car.  Our murals and window … [Read more…]