Crumbs

This weekend is the Riverfront Wine Festival at Aksarben Village from 4:00p.m. to 8:00p.m. Friday and Saturday nights, August 24 and 25. There will be over 200 wines to sample, craft beers and free wine seminars. Included also, will be live jazz music and lots of people to mingle with while you chat about wine. If wine is your thing then grab a ticket at Corkscrew Wine and Cheese or at Wohlner’s Grocery and at the event door. Your attendance supports the Junior League of Omaha’s A Book of My Own Program. 

Another event to choose this weekend is the Hatch Chile Fest 2012 at Roja Old Market. Watch and enjoy the roasting of more than 1,300 pounds of green chilies from Hatch New Mexico. There will be a Hatch menu created for the event while Roja’s fire pit patio beer garden will have lots of specials. One can also purchase Hatch chiles for $3 a pound already fire-roasted (while supplies last) to create their own recipes at home or freeze for up to six months. This event runs from Noon to 10:00 p.m. on Saturday August 25 or from Noon to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday August 26 (or until the chiles are gone). Roja Old Market is located at 1212 Harney Street. 

Ryan’s Bistro in West Omaha has a new Happy Hour Menu. From 3:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Sunday through Friday, join the Happy Hour with $2 Bud Lights, $3 Wines by the glass, $10 Wines by the bottle and other drink specials.  There are also several appetizers for $5 on their new Happy Hour menu.  Ryan’s Bistro is located at 17607 Gold Plaza in West Omaha.  For more information, visit http://www.ryansbistro.com.

Urban Wine Company is hosting an Argentina wine and dinner event on Wednesday August 29th at 7:00p.m. There will be a 5-course meal paired with red and whites wines from Argentina. This event is by reservation only and is priced at $55 per person to attend. There is a full menu for the event listed on the Urban Wine Company’s website. To make reservations and/or to check out the menu, go to http://www.urbanwinecompany.com.

posted at 02:36 pm
on Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

COMMENTS

(We're testing Disqus commenting (finally!); please let us know if you have trouble.)

comments powered by Disqus

 

« Previous Page


Pig Roast, Taco Bar, and a Grand Opening

That'll Do, Pig

Tomorrow night, Brickway Brewery and Distillery is hosting a Pig Roast from 6pm-10pm. $35 tickets are going fast and include roasted pig, 2 sides, and 2 beers. Get yours at...

more »


Papillion’s Farmer’s Market Offers a Midweek Local Solution

Mid Week Farmer’s Market

Papillion’s Mid-week Farmer’s Market begins Wednesday June 1 at 5pm. The Market runs weekly until 8pm until September 7th at City Park on the corner of Lincoln and...

more »


Food Trucks This Friday!

Rally  Up The Trucks


This Friday from 5-9pm Cabela’s parking lot will host a Food Truck Rally featuring  Anthony Piccolo's Mobile Food Venue,  Chicago Dawg House,  La Casa Pizzeria,  Ox 'N' Bull...

more »


A Caffeine Crawl Before You NAP With The Reader

Crawl for your Coffee

A total of 47 tickets are all that remain for this coming weekend’s annual Caffeine Crawl! This year will offer 5 route options, ensuring low congestion and a safe, fun time...

more »


Support Your Favorite Favor by Eating Your Favorite Flavor

Farmer’s Market Preps for Open

Saturday May 7 is the opening day for The Omaha Farmer’s Market at The Old Market. The following morning is the kickoff for Aksarben’s Farmer’s market, both of which...

more »







Advanced Search