Nebraska's Christmas and Holiday Event Guide!

From December 5th through December 25th, there's plenty of festive fun to be had in Nebraska, with events ranging from craft festivals and holiday bazaars, to live theater and musical performances.

Christmas at Union Station, Omaha,NE

December 6, 2023
Celebrate the joy of the holiday season at The Durham Museum with Christmas at Union Station. Enjoy festive concerts, Omaha's official Christmas tree, and a special visit from Santa! Get in the Christmas spirit and make lasting memories with your family.

Lincoln Holiday Bazaar, Lincoln,NE

December 9, 2023 at 9:00am
The Cornhusker Council, Boy Scouts of America invites the public to its Lincoln Holiday Bazaar. Get in the holiday spirit and take the family to visit Santa Claus, take part in craft making for kids and build a special treat to take home. Shop around with local vendors and find something special. 800 S 120th St, Lincoln NE.

Ashland Holiday Craft Festival, Ashland,NE

December 9, 2023 at 9:00am
Families in Ashland, NE are invited to the Ashland-Greenwood Primary School to attend the 3rd annual Holiday Craft Festival. With dozens of vendors showcasing an array of handmade crafts, there will be something for everyone. Come join in the fun and support local artisans and businesses!

Steinbrink's Winter Market, Kearney,NE

December 9, 2023 at 10:00am
Steinbrink Landscaping and Greenhouses in Kearney is hosting Steinbrink's Winter Market. Discover a wonderland of holiday shopping filled with 20 local farmers and artisans. Enjoy delicious food and drinks from Kearney's favorite, Baristas Coffee, Mac's Creek Winery, and Bubba's Meats Food Truck. Shop for all your holiday needs in the greenhouse and celebrate the season with friends and family.

Holiday Hoopla, Hastings,NE

December 14, 2023 at 5:00pm
Come one, come all to the Holiday Hoopla at the Lochland Country Club in Hastings, Nebraska! Enjoy shopping local vendors with unique items perfect for your holiday needs. Participate in giveaways, sample local goods, and make merry with your friends. Wear a festive outfit for extra chances to win!

Annual Roca Merry Farm, Roca,NE

December 15, 2023 at 4:00pm
This winter, the first annual Roca Merry Farm is set to take place at Roca Berry Farm. Guests can look forward to a night filled with holiday attractions and activities such as live reindeer, live carolers, a holiday shopping market, free photos with Santa, and more. Be sure to come early as kids of all ages will enjoy complimentary face painting and balloon twisters with admission.

The Nutcracker, Lincoln,NE

December 16, 2023 at 7:00pm
Witness the delightful story of The Nutcracker come to life with the Lincoln Midwest Ballet Company's performance at the Lied Center for Performing Arts. Enjoy professional guest artists, over 170 student dancers from Nebraska and accompaniment from the Nebraska Symphony Chamber Orchestra. This holiday classic is sure to be a treasured tradition for years to come.

Triple Bee Holiday Craft and Vendor Show, North Platte,NE

December 17, 2023 at 10:00am
Shop 'til you drop at the D and N Event Center in North Platte, NE this December 17th! The Triple Bee Holiday Craft and Vendor Show will offer an array of handmade items along with live music and food and drinks. Don't miss out on this festive, family-friendly event!

Mannheim Steamroller Christmas, Omaha,NE

December 23, 2023 at 8:00pm
This December, Mannheim Steamroller Christmas comes to the Orpheum Theater in Omaha, NE. It is the ultimate holiday tradition featuring Mannheim Steamroller Christmas classics with dazzling multimedia effects. Grammy Award winner Chip Davis brings the spirit of the season alive with the Mannheim sound.

Holiday Lights Festival, Omaha,NE

December 25, 2023
Omaha will be lit with Holiday Lights this December! Celebrate the 24th season of the Holiday Lights Festival at various venues in Omaha with spectacular lighting displays and festive decor. From 10th to 13th Streets, and from Farnam to Jackson Streets in the Old Market and a six-block area around 24th and Lake Streets in North Omaha, to 24th Street between L and Q Streets in South Omaha, the city will be a winter wonderland!


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