Fall is here and that means it’s time to get out and enjoy the beautiful fall colors! If you’re looking for events in Omaha this October then be sure to check out the list of activities below. There’s something for everyone to enjoy from the Octoberfest at Mount Crescent to the first annual Coffee and Donut Festival.
Events in Omaha this October
Junkstock: Harvest Edition
When: October 6th – 8th, 2017
Where: Sycamore Farms
1150 River Rd Drive
Junkstock is one of the premier junk, music & food festivals around the country. This year we are celebrating our 6th year of Junkstock and over the years we’ve discovered a few handy things that we thought we would share…
Bancroft Street Market’s Harvest Festival
When: October 7th, 2017
Where: Bancroft Street Market
2702 S. 10th St.
Celebrate fall with this harvest event including live music, street painting, yummy foods, and pumpkin painting.
Octoberfest at Mt. Crescent
When: October 8th, 2017
Where: Zipline Omaha
17026 Snowhill Lane
Honey Creek, IA
Enjoy a beer garden, seasonal selections by Keg Creek Brewing Co., food, a polka band & DJ and prizes for best costume! Zipline is open all day.
Coffee and Donut Festival
When: October 14th, 2017
Where: Hotel RL
3321 S 72nd Street
Omaha’s First Annual Coffee & Donut Festival where all the fried, sugary dough perfections meet the smooth roasted brews.
Enjoy all things coffee and donuts while you venture through THEMED COFFEE LOUNGES and sip your coffee or adult beverage.
Jam to LIVE MUSIC while having a blast catching a PHOTO OPPORTUNITY with Mr. Donut. KIDS ACTIVITIES include doughnut decorating, face painting, sprinkle painted nails, donut toss and much more!
When: October 21st, 2017
Where: Turner Park and Midtown Crossing
3102 Dodge Street
the 2nd annual hutchFEST is a one-day community and artisan celebration
in midtown crossing at turner park, with 150+ highly curated vendors from across the midwest. this vibrant gathering cultivates and showcases the freshest talent from the very best in modern maker design, quality handmade goods and relevant found objects.
get inspired, harness your creativity and experience this lively marketplace surrounded by local bites, local brews and live music.
Great Halloween Haunt
When: October 24th, 2017
Where: Durham Museum
801 S 10th Street
Join us for the annual Great Hall-oween Haunt for a frightfully fun time! Come in costume and trick-or-treat with historical characters throughout the museum. Make a craft and take a tour of the Haunted Train and the Cobweb Caboose…if you dare! Afterwards stop by the Swanson “Ghoulery” for a ghostly good time playing games such as Boo Bowling, Witch Hat Toss and Frankenstein Operation. Visit the Creepy Curator to discover what ghoulish odds and ends she has in her lab, and have a “blast” doing some spooky experiments with Dr. Oxygen. End the night with a performance by UNO’s The Moving Company and a costume conga line!