Mark your calendar for March events in the Omaha area!

Sunday Funday at the Inner Rail Food Hall. Join each week 10 am – 2 pm for By celebrating Sunday Funday you can extend your weekend festivities just a little longer before hanging up your party pants! They will have $3 Mimosas, Bloody Mary’s and a new restaurant will be selected to provide a special each week.  We will see you at the Rail…The Inner Rail that is!

 Every Thursday this month starting at 6:30 The Inner Rail is hosting a Music Bingo, I am not sure what Music Bingo is but it sure sounds interesting!

March 15th there is the Shamrock run, it’s a 5k run/walk with giveaways in the Askarben village, with timed and untimed runs if you are a runner this event would be great, registration ends on the 13th.

March 20-22nd Ralston Arena Spring Festival, An Arts & Crafts Affair

“Hundreds of the nation’s finest artists and crafters display and sell their handcrafted works.”

Consistently voted one of the Top 100 Shows in the Country by Sunshine Artist Magazine. Hundreds of the nation’s finest artists and crafters display and sell their handcrafted works. Browse exhibits of fine art, contemporary works, children’s clothing, handbags, photography, music, paintings, jewelry, boutique baby gifts, season & floral decor, garden art & much more! An hourly gift certificate winner, plenty of food & drink, lots of family fun, and free parking! Tickets: Adults $9, Seniors $8, Children Under 10 are Free. Your paid admission is good all weekend long with a hand stamp. Show Hours: Friday 11am to 9pm; Saturday 9am to 6pm; Sunday 10am to 5pm. An hourly gift certificate drawing!

March 27, 28 and 29th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. for Teddy Bear Weekend.  Bring your favorite stuffed animal to Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium for repair and care on.  Your animal will go through a check-up including height, heartbeat, ear and eye exams and, if needed, a trip to the emergency room.

The emergency room will be closing at 1 p.m. each day, so please arrive beforehand if your furry friend is in need of a special trip to the ER.

Event activities are free to Omaha’s Zoo and Aquarium members or with regular paid Zoo admission. Children, ages 3-11, who bring in their favorite stuffed animal will receive FREE admission to the Zoo with a paid adult.

What are you waiting for? Being healthy is smart and fun! Cuddle up with your favorite stuffed animal and make your way to the Zoo.