Thursday, July 25
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
Paa Kow and his Afro-Fusion Orchestra
Paa Kow blends rhythm and artistry from his home with jazz and African roots to build his own Afro-Fusion sound. Paa Kow's deep groove and prodigious talent reveal a unique ability to speak to listeners with his drums, inspiring a profound spiritual conversation and fulfilling his vision to spread the music and culture of his homeland by touring the world with his Afro-Fusion Orchestra.
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!