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this week's edition

From Railroad Days in Council Bluffs and Jerry Seinfeld at the Lied Center in Lincoln, to the Midwest Collectable Toy Show at the La Vista Community Center and the Struts at Stir Cove, it's a lip-smackin' lineup of fun to be had in the Omaha-Council Bluffs and Lincoln areas this week.

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Plus, the Omaha Storm Chasers play their last home stand of the season; the Continental Drift Music Festival is this weekend at Fremont Lakes; Jo Koy is at the Liberty First Credit Union Arena; Ludacris plays a sold-out show at Stir Cove to wrap up the season there; and Incubus is in concert at the Pinewood Bowl.

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Sept. 20, 2022

Check out our Dispatch Special Edition on Railroad Days, an annual celebration of all things train and track.

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Sept. 15, 2022

From the Omaha Symphony's dance party  to pro soccer with Union Omaha at Werner Park and "School of Rock" at the OCP ... 

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Sept. 8, 2022

From the Everly Set at the Arts Center in Council Bluffs and Gary Numan at the Waiting Room, to Tony Rockat the Funny Bone Comedy Club ...


concert listings

Omaha-Council Bluffs



  • Blake Shelton, with Carly Pearce and Jackson Dean, Feb. 16, 2023, Pinnacle Bank Arena,


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Launched in 2012, the Omaha Dispatch is the go-to in the Omaha-Council Bluffs and Lincoln areas for local entertainment and event previews. If you're looking for something fun to do this week, you'll find it here.


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