Summer doesn’t officially begin until June 21, but for many of us, May feels like the kick-off month of the season. The sun is high, the days are long, students are out of school, and there are plenty of festivals and community events designed to celebrate the warmer weather.
From local markets and sporting events to Broadway musicals and community festivals, we rounded up 12 of the most highly anticipated local events this month. Grab your calendars and get ready to plan!
Bonus: For more summer fun, don’t miss our guide to the best local festivals this season.
When: May 4, 6-9 pm
Where: Old Market
If you haven’t made it to the monthly First Friday event in Old Market, it is time to finally experience it! The free event celebrates local creativity in Omaha’s most historic neighborhood. Galleries stay open to the public past normal business…