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Holiday Cultural Festival

December 6, 2019 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Durham Museum
Included with Museum Admission (Free for Members!)

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Learn how the world celebrates this joyful time of year during the Holiday Cultural Festival! More than 40 local cultural organizations proudly display their crafts and traditional dress, while musicians and dancers perform throughout the evening. Hard-to-find ethnic foods and gifts will be available for purchase.

Admission is FREE for members. Not a member? Join today »
Regular museum admission applies for non-members:
Adults: $11.00
Seniors (62+): $8.00
Children (age 3 – 12): $7.00
Children 2 years and under FREE

Performance schedule:

Suzanne & Walter Scott Great Hall, Main Level

5:15PM Flag Ceremony/Central High School Choir
5:40PM Young Spirit Dancers
6:00PM Craoi na Tire Studio Irish Dance
6:20PM Polka Joy and Omaha Polish Dancers
6:40PM Flamenco Omaha
7:00PM African Culture Connection
7:20PM Krishna Kripa
7:40PM Scandinavian Folk Dancers of Omaha
8:00PM Dowd’s Irish Dance Academy
8:20PM “Ausra” Omaha Lithuanian Folk Dance Group
8:40PM Strathdon Caledonai Pipe Band

Stanley & Dorothy Truhlsen Lecture Hall, Lower Level

5:40PM Friends of Japan at UNO
6:00PM JACL Dance Troupe
6:40PM KUMBE, Colombian Folkloric Dance Group
7:00PM Nebraska Chinese Association
7:20PM Mexican Dance Academy of Nebraska
7:40PM Mexican Dance Academy of Nebraska
8:00PM Bhavana Arts
8:20PM Venezolanos en Omaha
8:40PM Chrysalis Ensemble and Lotus Dancers

Participating Organizations:

African Culture Connection
Ancient Order of Hibernians-Omaha, NE Chapter
Chaima’s African Cuisine
Mexican Dance Academy Of Nebraska
JACL Omaha Nebraska Chapter
Scandinavian Midsummmer Festival Omaha
Strathdon Caledonia Pipe Band
Boys Town, Nebraska
Museum of Danish America
Belgian American Society of Omaha Nebraska
St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church
Dowds Irish Dance Academy
Scandinavian Folk Dancers of Omaha
Polka Joy & Omaha Polish Dancers
Vasa Order of America Omaha Lodge
The Polish Home Omaha
Santa Lucia Festival Omaha, NE
Friends of Japan at UNO
Omaha Sister Cities Association
Omaha Lithuanian American Community
New American Arts Project
Grand patisserie
Croatian Cultural Society of Omaha
Flamenco Omaha
Ukrainian American Association
Bhavana Arts
Craoi na Tire Studio of Irish Dance
Czech and Slovak Educational Center and Cultural Museum
Omaha Czech-Slovak Culture Club
Nebraska Indian Health Coalition
Tri-Faith Initiative
Chrysalis Studio Belly Dancers
KUMBE Colombian Folkloric Dance
Krishna Kripa
Sons of Norway
Lutheran Family Services New American Arts Project
Nebraska Chinese Association
Central High School
Scottish Society of Nebraska
Nebraska Welsh
Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians
Omaha Burke High School Junior ROTC
St. Nicholas Serbian Orthodox Church
Venezolanos en Omaha
Wilber Bakery


Thanks for making the season bright!

Major Sponsor

Supporting Sponsors

Dr. C.C. and Mabel L.
Criss Memorial Foundation

Union Pacific
Special thanks to Norm’s Door Service, Terry Hughes Tree Service, Omaha Police Department and Duke Aerial
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