Now Seeking: Fascinating Spaces

Now Seeking: Fascinating Spaces

Open Omaha, facilitated by Omaha by Design, is everyone’s chance to catch a behind-the-scenes look at the fascinating buildings and spaces that shape our city.  

This August 6th – 7th, join dozens of local businesses, historic landmarks, sacred sites, creative spaces, and other hidden gems in opening their doors to showcase the uniqueness that makes the Omaha metro such a marvelous place.  

Open Omaha is curated to inspire, built for all-ages, and FREE to attendees and hosts.  

We are looking for fascinating spaces to feature in this exciting and high-visibility event. 

Does your space belong on the list? See our Venue Guidelines & FAQs

Applications for venues to participate are open through May 9th

Join us for a Venue Information Session to learn more and have your questions answered.  

View a pre-recorded information session here.

Monday, April 25, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM 

Wednesday, May 4, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM


May 9 Applications Due 

May 15 Venue Notification 

May 31 Venue Agreements Due 

June 1 – July 31 Venues Coordinate internally to prepare site for visitors 

July 12, 13, or 14 Venue Orientation (Only one session is required) 

July 12 – July 29 Supply Pick Up (includes signage, event collateral, PPE) 

July 18 – 22 Volunteer Orientation (exact dates TBD) 

July 25 – 29 Volunteer Assignments Shared 

August 6 & 7 OPEN OMAHA 

Interested in Sponsorship and Volunteer Opportunities? Visit for more information!