We are already halfway into Bridge Beats concerts! This Friday, July 20th, Gooch and His Las Vegas Big Band showcasing their jazzy talent for us down under the Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge Plaza! Great food from La Casa and Gyro Shack and shaved ice from New Orleans Sneaux! Drinks for purchase from Shucks Downtown Fish House and Oyster Bar and Downtown Omaha Inc. Bring your lawn chair, blanket, and dancing shoes for a night of fun!
July 20th: Gooch & His Las Vegas
July 27th: Lemon Fresh Day
August 3rd: Angel Forrest—Grace Giebler Feat. Ben Curran
August 10th: Taxi Driver
August 17th: The Personics—The 402 Arts-Musician Collective
Las Vegas entertainer Michael “Gooch” Gurciullo brings his swinging big band sound to his hometown to celebrate the 10th anniversary. The Omaha native and his 17-piece musical extravaganza cover classic tunes and some of the best songs from the 20th century in a vintage Vegas-style show.
Bridge Beats shows are every Friday night beginning June 29th through August 17th at the base of the Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge on the Nebraskan Riverfront. The family-friendly concert begins at 6pm and runs until 9pm.
Bridge Beats partners include:
Downtown Omaha Inc., 96.1 Kiss FM, Shucks Fish House & Oyster Bar, Clark Creative Group, Omaha Downtown Improvement District, National Park Service, Audio Visions and KPAO Community Television.
Bridge Beats is a free concert series brought to you by the Omaha Parks and Recreation Department. More information about the concert series can be found at www.BridgeBeats.com or by calling (402)-444-4640.