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What in the name of air guitar is going on this week in the Omaha-Council Bluffs and Lincoln areas?!? It's a concert tsunami with multiple shows at the area's tops venues in the coming days. And, as you can see by the names above, the quality of talent filling those venues is top-shelf. 

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Needless to say, that's the jet fuel propelling our rocketship of event previews this week in The Dispatch – lots and LOTS of concerts. And some baseball – don't forget to check out this week's Dispatch-Omaha Storm Chasers Special Edition, which is filled with highlights for the second-half of summer fun at Werner Park.

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From concerts and comedy shows to family festivals, sporting events, art exhibits and everything in between – you'll find a wide variety of Omaha events and Omaha entertainment previewed in the Omaha Dispatch!


Concerts Coming to Omaha-Council Bluffs & Lincoln

July 18

  • Walker Hayes, with Matt Schuster and Tanille Arts, Stir Cove, Harrah's Casino, Council Bluffs,

  • Jeezy: Playlist Concert, Steelhouse Omaha,

July 19

  • Brantley Gilbert, Stir Cove, Harrah's Casino, Council Bluffs,

  • SLASH - S.E.R.P.E.N.T. Festival, with Slash, Keb' Mo', ZZ Ward and Jackie Venson, The Astro Amphitheater, La Vista,

July 20

July 21

July 23

  • Vampire Weekend, with Ra Ra Riot, Pinewood Bowl, Lincoln,

  • 89.7 The River's Summer Bash featuring The Offspring, The Urge, Save Ferris, The Astro Amphitheater, La Vista,

July 24

  • Jason Mraz, with Molly Miller Music, Pinewood Bowl, Lincoln,

  • Collective Soul, Steelhouse Omaha,

  • A Day to Remember, with The Story So Far, Four Year Strong and Scowl, The Astro Amphitheater, La Vista,

July 26

  • Luke Bryan, with Dillion Carmichael, Larry Fleet, Alana Springsteen and DJ Rock, CHI Health Center, Omaha,

  • Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox, The Astro, La Vista,

July 27

  • Bulls, Bands and Barrels, with Flatland Cavalry and Same Barber,Pinnacle Bank Arena, Lincoln,

July 28

  • Primus and Coheed & Cambria, with Too Many Zooz, The Astro Amphitheater, La Vista,

July 29

  • Tedeschi Trucks Band, with Margo Price, The Astro Amphitheater, La Vista,

July 30

July 31

August 2

  • Gin Blossoms and Toad the Wet Sprocket, with Vertical Horizon, The Astro Amphitheater, La Vista,

  • Elle King, Steelhouse Omaha,

August 3

August 4

  • Charley Crockett, with John R. Miller, Steelhouse Omaha,

  • YES Epics & Classics featuring Jon Anderson, Emerson Lake and Palmer, The Astro Amphitheater, La Vista,

August 7

  • Melissa Etheridge and Jewel, The Astro Amphitheater, La Vista,

August 9

August 10

  • Outlandia featuring The Head and the Heart, The Revivalists, Dinosaur Jr., Flipturn, Buffalo Tom, Devotchka, Kelsey Waldon, The Eve, Falconwood Park,

  • Banda MS, Stir Cove, Harrah's Casino, Council Bluffs,

August 11

  • John Fogarty, with George Thorogood & the Destroyers and Hearty Har,Pinewood Bowl, Lincoln,

August 13

  • Iration and Pepper, with DENM and Artikal Sound System, The Astro Amphitheater, La Vista,

August 14

August 15

  • Russell Dickerson, with David Morris, The Astro Amphitheater, La Vista,

August 16

  • Koe Wetzel, with Kolby Cooper and Kat Hasty, Stir Cove, Harrah's Casino, Council Bluffs,

  • In This Moment, with Ice Nine Kills, Avatar and TX2, The Astro Amphitheater, La Vista,

August 21

  • Five Finger Death Punch, with Marilyn Manson and Slaughter to Prevail, the Funeral Portrait,  August 21, CHI Health Center,

  • Blue October, with Switchfoot and Matt Nathanson, Pinewood Bowl, Lincoln,

August 24

  • Iowa Is For Lovers, with Yellowcard, Hawthorn Heights, State Champs, Armor For Sleep, Emery, This Wild Life, Action/Adventure and Life In Idle, Stir Cove, Harrah's Casino, Council Bluffs,

  • Dierks Bentley, with Chase Rice and Tanner Ustey, CHI Health Center, Omaha,

  • Rob Zombie, with Alice Cooper, Ministry and Filter, Pinnacle Bank Arena, Lincoln,

August 26

  • Foreigner & Styx, with John Waite, CHI Health Center, Omaha,

  • Lindsey Sterling, with Saint Motel and Nya, The Astro Amphitheater, La Vista,

August 27

August 28

August 31

  • Lamb of God, with Mastodon, Kerry King and Malevolence, The Astro Amphitheater, La Vista,

September 5

  • Sexyy Red, with Hunxho, Loe Shimmy and BlakelANA, Pinnacle Bank Arena, Lincoln,

September 6

  • King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard, with Geese, The Astro Amphitheater, La Vista,

September 9

September 12

September 13

September 15

September 16

  • Cage The Elephant, with Young the Giant and Bakar, CHI Health Center, Omaha,

September 18

  • Barenaked Ladies, with Toad the Wet Sprocket, Pinewood Bowl, Lincoln,

September 20

  • Mother Mother, with Winnetka Bowling League, Steelhouse Omaha,

September 21

  • Midland, with Colin Stough, Stir Cove, Harrah's Casino, Council Bluffs,

September 22

September 24

  • Dashboard Confessional, with Boys Like Girls and Taylor Acorn, Steelhouse Omaha,

  • Rival Sons & Clutch, with Fu Manchu, The Astro, La Vista,

September 27

September 29

September 30

October 1

October 8

  • Still Woozy, with Gus Dapperton and PawPaw Rod, Steelhouse Omaha,

October 11

October 16

  • Chromeo, with The Midnight and Girl Ultra, Steelhouse Omaha,

October 20

  • P!nk, with The Script and KidCutUp, Pinnacle Bank Arena, Lincoln,

October 22

  • The Psychedelic Furs + The Jesus and Mary Chain, The Astro Theater,

October 24

October 25

October 27

November 8

  • Lainey Wilson, with Jackson Dean and Zach Top, CHI Health Center, Omaha,

November 12

  • Jellyroll, with Earnest, Shaboozey and Allie Colleen, CHI Health Center Omaha,

November 15

November 16

November 17

November 22

  • Hank Williams Jr., Pinnacle Bank Arena, 400 Pinnacle Arena Drive, Lincoln,

December 7

December 12


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Launched in 2012, Omaha Dispatch is the go-to for local entertainment and event previews in the Omaha-Council Bluffs and Lincoln areas. If you're looking for something fun to do this week in the Omaha area, you'll find it here, especially when it involves music. Omaha events. Omaha entertainment – Lincoln and Council Bluffs, too – it's all previewed each week in the Omaha Dispatch.


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