Earth Day Omaha Map


Saturday, April 21, 2018
11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Elmwood Park
Omaha, NE

Main Stage Schedule

Join us for ongoing entertainment all day on the Main Stage!

11:00 AM MUSIC:  David Corbin, Folk
11:20 AM  Hefty® EnergyBag™ Program
11:30 AM  Congressional Candidate Forum with UNO Gateway Staff
12:30 PM MUSIC:  Edem Soul Music, World Soul
1:10 PM  OPPD Candidate Forum
2:05 PM  Friend of the Environment Awards
2:20 PM MUSIC:  Matt Cox, Country & Blues
3:00 PM  Mayor Bob Dixson, Sustainable Cities
3:45 PM  Ali S. Khan, Dean for UNMC College of Public Health
4:10 PM MUSIC:  Mynabirds, Indie Pop
5:00 PM Joel Sartore, National Geographic Photographer


Green Omaha Coalition Demonstration Tent

Interactive Demonstrations sponsored by Green Omaha Coalition.

11:00 AM  Environmental Advocacy – Chelsea Johnson, Nebraska League of Conservation Voters
11:30 AM  Tree Planting – Diana Failla, Urban Bird & Nature Alliance and Midtown Neighborhood Alliance
12:00 PM  How to Support Monarchs & Other Pollinators – Nancy Scott, Master Gardener
12:30 PM  Industrial Hemp: "That ditchweed along your fence might be more valuable than your corn." – Allan Jenkins, Professor of Economics at University of Nebraska-Kearney
1:30 PM  Urban Chickens & Turkeys – Jeanine Brooks, The Chicken Underground
2:00 PM  Urban Beekeeping – Bob Cook, Omaha Bee Club
2:30 PM  Bus Riding 101 – Linda Barritt, Metro Transit Omaha
3:00 PM  Solar Panels – Eric Williams, Nebraskans for Solar
3:30 PM  Storm Water Management – Andy Szatko, Omaha Stormwater
4:00 PM  Rain Barrel Demonstration – Andy Szatko, Omaha Stormwater

Health & Wellness Circle

Participate in these active demonstrations on the grass!

11:00 AM:  Capoeira Angola
12:00 PM:  The Omaha International Folk Dancers
1:00 PM:  Yoga Rocks the Park
2:00 PM:  Omaha Jitterbugs
3:00 PM:  Omaha Tai Chi Association
4:00 PM:  Acro Omaha

Children's Tent

Interactive fun for children all day long!

US Army Corps of Engineers
Friends of Extension & 4-H Foundation in Douglas/Sarpy Counties
Lauritzen Gardens
Fontenelle Forest
The Big Garden

Electonics Recycling

Recycle anything with a cord, motor or battery! (Fees apply for microwaves, televisions and CRT monitors.)  – Presented by Cross Electronic Recycling

Located by the baseball field.

Tree Climbing

Free Tree Climb Opportunity!  Climb Nebraska’s state champion swamp white oak with a rope and harness from 11am-4pm.  -Presented by Nebraska Statewide Arboretum

“Dust of your Bike” & Valet Bike Parking

Biking is good for your health and the environment! Avoid congested traffic and parking conditions by using our safe, secure, free and friendly bike corral.  -Presented by Omaha Bikes

Beer Garden

“Think Global, Act (or drink) Local” with all local beers including an exclusive Earth Day IPA! – Presented by Jake’s Cigars & Spirits and Infusion Brewing Co.


Food Court

Find a wide variety of options from local food vendors. Enjoy gyros, falafel sandwiches, hummus platters, vegetable samosas, veggie rolls, veggie burgers, wood-fired pizza, kettle corn, organic tea, coffee, ice cream, bbq sandwiches, sides, & more!

402 BBQ
Awesome Egg Rolls
Big Green Q
Dante Pizzeria
Lauren Beth's Popcorn
Prairie Fire Pizza
Premier Blends
Renear Inc.
Scotty's Go Go Grill
Tap Dancers Mobile Coffee Shop

Exhibitors/Vendors Row A

A1 - The Reader
A2 - Union Pacific
A3 - Wells Fargo Bank
A4 - Metro Transit Omaha
A5 - Metropolitan Area Planning Agency (MAPA)
A6 - Community Bike Project Omaha
A7 - Big Dogs Huge Paws
A8 - League of Women Voters of Greater Omaha
A9 - Nebraska Grassroots Progressives
A10 - Indivisible Nebraska
A11 - Benson Theatre
A12 - Benson Soap Mill
A13 - Millard Oaks Chiropractic
A14 - Norwex
A15 - ROAR Beauty Parlor
A16 - African Culture Connection
A17 - Spinal Balance Health Center
A18 - Omaha TM Center
A19 - Mindfulness Outreach Initiative
A20 - Sahaja Yoga
A21 - Awaken Chiropractic
A22 - Sumaiya's Henna Body Art
A23 - Wisdom Path Conscious Health & Retreats
A24 - Nebraska Sikhs
A25 - Omaha Metro Area Humanist Association
A26 - R.E.A.S.O.N.
A27 - Global Embassy of Activists for Peace
A28 - Countryside Community Church
A29 - Master Kim's Family Martial Arts
A30 - J-Tech Construction and Solar
A31 - TinyFest Midwest - TINY HOUSE TOUR!
A32 - Pella Windows A33 Omaha Organics
A34 - K-Designers
A35 - Thrasher, Inc.
A36 - Takoda Green Roofing
A37 - Renewal by Andersen
A38 - Paradigm Gardens

Exhibitors/Vendors Row B

B1 - Family Fare
B2 - Friends of the Omaha Farmers Market
B3 - CommonGround Nebraska
B4 - City Sprouts
B5 - The Big Garden
B6 - Whole Foods Market
B7 - Big Muddy Urban Farm
B8 - Benson Plant Rescue
B9 - Papio-Missouri River NRD
B10 - BOLD Nebraska
B11 - Citizens' Climate Lobby - Omaha Chapter
B12 - Nebraskans for Peace
B13 - Nebraska Sierra Club
B14 - Mode Shift Omaha
B15 - Omaha Biofuels Coop
B16 - Nebraskans for Solar
B17 - Omaha Healthy Kids Alliance
B18 - Metro Omaha Tobacco Action Coalition
B19 - Hyatt
B20 - Metropolitan Community College
B21 - College of Saint Mary Green Team
B22 - University of Nebraska at Omaha
B23 - Omaha Peace & Justice Expo
B24 - Omaha Astronomical Society
B25 - Nebraska Conservation Education Fund
B26 - GC Resolve
B27 - Energy Rescue, Inc.
B28 - American Ethanol
B29 - Omaha Public Power District
B30 - Avangrid Renewables
B31 - The Roberts Academy
B32 - Montessori Children's Room
B33 - Papillion Zoo Academy
B34 - Boy Scout Troop and Cub Scout Pack 362
B35 - Happy Faces Face Painting
B36 - Omaha Public Library
B37 - Montessori Co-op School
B38 - Tinkergarten
B39 - Pirates & Pixies
B40 - Best Buy Signs
B41 - Friends of Extension & 4-H Foundation in Douglas/Sarpy Counties

Exhibitors/Vendors Row C

C1 - Hefty EnergyBag Program / Firstar Recycling
C2 - Hillside Solutions
C3 - Larsen Supply Co.
C4 - Cross Electronic Recycling
C5 - Saving Grace Perishable Food Rescue
C6 - Omaha Recycles
C7 - Waste Management
C8 - Keep Omaha Beautiful
C9 - Douglas County Environmental Services
C10 - City of Omaha Stormwater Program
C11 - Nebraska Environmental Trust
C12 - Nebraska Lottery
C13 - Nebraska Master Naturalist Program
C14 - Joslyn Institute for Sustainable Communities
C15 - Green Omaha Coalition - DEMO TENT!
C16 - Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium
C17 - Nebraska Wildlife Rehab, Inc.
C18 - The North Face
C19 - Iowa Master Naturalists
C20 - Monarch Gardens LLC
C21 - Boy Scout Troop 597
C22 - Darthead Stickboy
C23 - Nebraska Forest Service - TREE CLIMBING!
C24 - Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail
C25 - Audubon Society of Omaha
C26 - Green Bellevue
C27 - Zealous for Hemp
C28 - Hemp History Week
C29 - Felius

Tiny House Tour

Have you ever wondered what it is like to stand inside a tiny house? Meet "Big Family Tiny Life' and tour their main tiny house on wheels!

– Presented by TinyFest Midwest



Vehicle Showcase

See the latest models of hybrid and electric vehicles!

MINI of Omaha
Village Pointe Toyota

Science Zone

Join Nebraska Science Festival for six hands-on science activities, including a DNA bracelet booth, photo booth, white board station, and brain games.

– Presented by NE SciFest

Information Booth

Do you have any questions? Need to turn something in to the "lost and found'? Are you in need of assistance? Come see us at the information booth!

Volunteers check in here!

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