Just blocks away from Pinhook Flats and CUE, you have the opportunity to save a life! This Friday, February 9, from 8:30am – 12pm the Nebraska Community Blood Bank will be in Aksarben Village. The bus will be parked on Mercy Road and they will be giving away a free shirt to each donor! You … Continue reading Blood Drive in Aksarben Village!
All that snow weighing you down? Pinhook Flats and CUE can help you! -Instead of getting up early to scrape those windows, you get to press snooze knowing your car is parked in the climate controlled garage, which came with your 1 or 2 bedroom apartment. -Avoid the hassle of lugging that smelly trash through … Continue reading Winter Time Blues
Veterans Day is this Saturday and in honor of our Veterans here are some events and activities going on around the Omaha area: – Nebraska’s Official Veteran’s Parade – November 11th at 10:00am in downtown Bellevue. – Veterans Day Free Weekend at the Durham Museum – November 10, 2017 – November 12, 2017 all-day … Continue reading Recognizing Veterans Day in Omaha
November 2, 3, 4, 5, 2017 Hundreds of the nation’s finest artists and crafters display and sell their handcrafted works. Our Arts & Crafts tour of shows are consistently ranked in the Top 100 Shows in the Country by Sunshine Artist Magazine. Music, hourly gift certificate winners, plenty of food & drink, lots of family … Continue reading NOVEMBER AUTUMN FESTIVAL IN OMAHA AREA
Make sure you dress yourself warm as well as your youngsters as the weather is forecasted to be a high of only 40 degrees for Halloween. Per the guidelines from the FDA, the Consumer Product Safety Commission, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: •Wear costumes that say “flame resistant” on the label. If … Continue reading Halloween safety tips for Omaha!
November 2, 3, 4, 5, 2017 Autumn Festival: An Arts & Crafts Affair Ralston (Omaha), NE RALSTON ARENA 7300 Q St. Thurs./Fri. 11am-9pm; Sat. 9am-7pm; Sun. 10am-5pm Adults $8; Seniors $7; Children Under 10 are Free. Free Parking in the Ralston Arena Lot & Additional Free Shuttle Parking from Horsemen’s Park (Lots F & G) … Continue reading NOVEMBER FALL FESTIVAL IN OMAHA AREA
It’s time to dust off your Pirate Gear, as the 2017 Midwest Pirate Fest is almost upon us! Grab your eye patch, sword, and coin bag, as come August 26th it’s time to search for treasure (or as pirates would say ‘booty’). This fun for all ages event is located at the beautiful Bellevue Berry Farm … Continue reading Shiver Me Timbers! It’s almost Time For the Midwest Pirate Fest!
There is going to be a major solar eclipse two weeks from today, and if you live in Omaha, you’ll be near a total eclipse. We should experience about 98 to 99% of the full eclipse. It will seem like night time for a bit, and the temps will drop nearly 20 degrees. Here are … Continue reading Are you prepared for the Eclipse near these Omaha Apartments?
“The cultivation of flowers and trees is the cultivation of the good, the beautiful and the ennobling in man, and for one, I wish to see this culture become universal.”-J. Sterling Morton, founder of Arbor Day. The very first Arbor Day was observed here in Nebraska, so this celebration is extra special to us! This … Continue reading It’s Arbor Day!
After the Knights of Ak-Sar-Ben turned over the land to Douglas County in the 1990s, the county first tried to keep the horse track and coliseum open, but both failed. The land was then turned over to the Aksarben Future Trust who now owns the land. On June 26, 2005, plans were announced to turn the land into a … Continue reading Wikipedia’s Aksarben Village History