Septemberfest: Omaha's Salute to Labor opens Friday for four days


Septemberfest Omaha: Salute to Labor will run Friday through Monday in parking lot D of the CenturyLink Center, 455 N. 10th St.

Activities will include live music, a 10 a.m. Monday parade, children’s events, car show, barbecue, rib-eye steak cook-off and food.

Hours are 5 p.m. to midnight Friday and noon to midnight other days. Admission is $4; children younger than 5 are admitted free.

A shuttle will run from these free parking locations: Gallup, Miller’s Landing and the now-closed Rick’s Cafe Boatyard. Shuttle hours will be 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, and noon to 8 p.m. Monday.

For more information, including the schedule and parade route, visit or call 402-346-4800.

- by Sue Story Truax

Editor’s Note: This story was originally published on

Photo: The annual Septemberfest parade will include gigantic helium balloons and thousands of people participating. JEFF BEIERMANN / WORLD-HERALD

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