BENSON DAYS

Benson Days, held each July, is a family friendly summer festival that celebrates neighborhood’s creative culture.  Saturday’s activities include a pancake breakfast, parade, and street festival featuring dozens of vendors, art, live music, and children’s activities along with a beer garden for adults.  Sunday’s activities are the Indie 10K/5K Race, in the morning where they will be celebrating their 5thBirthday and at noon, the BNA will sponsor the first 150 kids (ages 3-17) for free admission to the Gallagher Park Pool.

Proceeds from Benson Days support neighborhood projects.

BE A PART OF BENSON DAYS

Vendor Booth/Food Truck
Parade Entry
Volunteer Opportunities
The Indie 10K/5K
Sponsorship Opportunities

SCHEDULE

July 27th

8am-10:30am: PANCAKE FEED

  • $8 per person, $5 kid (no family or senior discounts)

9am-3pm American Red Cross/blood drive – Benson Masonic Lodge

10am: PARADE

10am-4pm: STREET FESTIVAL

  • kids zone

Meet at 11:30am:  MURAL TOUR WITH MAGGIE WEBER

  • (Meet next to Benson Baptist Church on Maple St. between 63rd and 64th St)

Noon to 10pm:  BEER GARDEN

  • Bands in the Beer Garden!
    ALL AGES (12-7pm) and 21+ (7pm-12am)

    12-12:45 – Pete Festersen’s Band
    1-1:45 – Wildcard
    2-2:45 – Win/Win
    3-3:45 – Stephen Monroe
    4-4:45 – Field Club
    5-5:45 – Spirit Fox
    6-6:45 – Thrust Watson
    7-7:45 – The Natural States
    8-8:45 – Little Brazil
    9-9:45 – Ilene Martinez

July 28th

7am-7:30am: SIGN IN

8am: RACE STARTS

  • At 1912, the corner of 62nd and Maple

Party following the Race at 1912!

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Following Events:

1pm Kremer History Tour at Kremer

12-7pm Gallagher Pool free kids admission to first 150 kids!

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CONTACT

bensondaysne@gmail.com
Benson Neighborhood Association
PO Box 4134  |  Omaha, NE 68104
SPONSORED BY THE BENSON NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION
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