BENSON DAYS

Benson Days, held each July, is a one-day, family friendly summer festival that celebrates the neighborhood’s creative culture. Activities include a pancake breakfast, parade, street festival featuring dozens of vendors, art, live music, children’s activities and more.

Proceeds from Benson Days support neighborhood projects.

BE A PART OF BENSON DAYS

Vendor Booth/Food Truck
Parade Entry
Volunteer Opportunities
Sponsorship Opportunities

SCHEDULE

July 28th

8:00am-10:30am: Pancake Feed
  • $8 per person, $5 kid (no family or senior discounts) – The Polka Police will be playing!
10:00am: Parade
10:00am-4:00pm: Street Festival
  • (kids zone – kids olympics, face painting, balloon making, dunk tank, and a rock climbing wall)
Noon to 11:00pm:  Beer Garden
  • Band’s in the Beer Garden! ALL AGES (12-7pm) and 21+ (7pm-12am)
  • Click here for up to date information
  • 12:00pm to 12:30pm – Blues Ed
    12:45pm to 1:15pm – Moments of Soul
    1:30pm to 1:45pm – Karen Youth Love Culture
    2:00pm to 2:45pm – Jessica Errett
    3:00pm to 3:45pm – Matt Cox
    4:00pm to 4:45pm – City Councilman Pete Festersen’s Band
    5:00pm to 7:00pm – Mind and Soul 101.3 FM
    7:00-7:30pm – Hussies
    (DJ KobraKyle will be between sets)
    8:00pm-8:30pm – Miwi La Lupa
    9:00pm-9:30pm – Laughing Falcon
    10:00pm-10:30pm – Universe Contest
    Closes it til 11pm – DJ KobraKyle
  • This is a FREE EVENT.
    ALL PROCEEDS FROM BENSON DAYS BEER GARDEN GO TO THE BENSON NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION! (Thank you Jake’s Cigars for your generous donation!)
    Special Thanks to: Republic National Distributing Co.
    & Absolut, Jameson, Old Forester, El Jimador, & Hendrick’s Gin.

July 29th

7 to 7:30am: Still Time to Enter or Click Here
8:00am: Race Starts
  • At 1912, the corner of 62nd and Maple
Party following the Race at 1912!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Noon Sunday

BNA is sponsoring the first 150 kids (ages 3-17) for free admission to Gallagher Park Pool starting at noon!

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NEIGHBORHOOD SPONSOR

Haney Shoes, Jerry’s Bar, TSYS Merchant Solutions and Yoshitomo

CONTACT

info@bensondays.com
5916 Maple Street  |  Omaha, NE 68104
SPONSORED BY THE BENSON NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION
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