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Blackstone District’s Second Saturday

May 13, 2023


The historic Blackstone District holds special events on the second Saturday of the month. Start and end time varies per month. Events are free unless otherwise noted. Upcoming themes include:

May: Live Music Bar Crawl

June: Cornhole Tournament

July: Taste of Blackstone

August: Back to School Bash

September: Tacoberfest

October: Farnam Fest

November: Chili Cook-Off

December: Live Music Bar Crawl



May 13, 2023: Live Music Crawl lineup

11 a.m. – Live music @ KAMP
noon – Tom Adelman and Michael Fredrickson @ Get Real Sandwiches
2 p.m. – Dan Stein and Tim Rozmajzl @ Stirnella
2 p.m. – Joe Reynolds @ Noli’s
3 p.m. – DJ Nick fitch @ blackstone social
5 p.m. – TK Approved @ Red Lion Lounge
5 p.m. – Nic hermsen @ Little Ricky’s
6 p.m. – Kylie Johnson @ Corkscrew
7 p.m. – Rhythem Collective @ Bob + Willie’s
8 p.m. – Nic Hermsen @ Renos Karaoke
9 p.m. – DJ Big Mike @ Bar 39
10 p.m. – Karaoke with Dynamic Air DJ’s @ Crescent Moon

June 10, 2023: Cornhole Tournament 

The Blackstone district has partnered with the Omaha Sports Commission to host Omaha’s largest cornhole tournament! Registration is only $45 per team and includes one (1) free drink per player. Registration will increase to $50 on June 5, 2023. Event will run from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Farnam Street between Mula and Nite Owl.

July 8, 2023: Taste of Blackstone
Hosted at the Cottonwood Hotel, Local restaurants and bars will provide small portions of a few dishes/drinks. Attendees will have the opportunity to try a variety of small bites and experience the array of options the district has to offer. Cost TBD.

Aug. 12, 2023: Back to School Bash
Back to school bash is a large block party, hosted by Blackstone Social! Stop down for live music and entertainment, local vendors and an outdoor bar.

Sept. 8 & 9, 2023: Tacoberfest
Join Scriptown Brewing’s annual event featuring mariachi bands, polka music, tacos from Mula, pretzels and plenty of Scriptown beer.

Oct. 14, 2023: Farnam Fest
Farnam Fest is the districts largest event! Live music, food trucks and more! 

Nov. 11, 2023: Chili Cook Off
Which Blackstone business makes the best chili? The annual competition continues in 2023, hosted at Scriptown Brewing.

Dec. 9, 2023: Live Music Bar Crawl
Enjoy live music throughout the district! 


May 13, 2023
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Blackstone District
Farnam Street between 42nd and 35th streets
Omaha, Nebraska 68131
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