Thursday, August 1
Turner Park at Midtown Crossing
Park Opens for Seating at 5PM
Pre-Show Starts at 6:30PM
Music Starts at 7:30PM
Free & open to the public
Big Wade and Black Swan Theory
Get ready to get down with Big Wade & The Black Swan Theory! Frontman Lewade "Big Wade" Millinar is a pioneer of Nebraska's soul music scene. The Omaha natives deliver an effortlessly cool blend of R&B, soul, funk and jazz.
Opening artists to be announced
Omaha Performing Arts is once again partnering with Omaha's youth artist development program, BluesEd, in 2019. Local youth bands will offer preshow entertainment for selected performances. Other preshow performers include UNO jazz musicians and more. A full list of opening performers will be announced soon.
Warm nights. Cool grooves. Get ready to wrap yourself in another season of Jazz on the Green at Midtown Crossing presented by Omaha Performing Arts. You determine the pace - laid back or lively. We'll supply the place - Turner Park: beautiful, centrally-located, perfect for a jazz lovin' crowd. Click here for the rest of the summer concert lineups.
Attendees are welcome and encouraged to bring: blankets and chairs, sunscreen and flat shoes. Please leave the following at home: tents/tarps/stakes, open flames and hard liquor.
Come hungry! Midtown Crossing restaurants set up booths in Turner Park and offer grilled fare, ice cold beverages and concessions.
Click here for parking map and frequently asked questions.
Nestled in the heart of Midtown Crossing, Omaha's iconic seven-acre Turner Park is home to more than 150 events each year. Click here for a complete listing of upcoming events. Click here to subscribe to receive the Hello Midtown newsletter, featuring information about events, as well as retailer news and specials!