Sep
21
9:00 AM09:00

FARNAM FESTIVAL

We're back!!! And excited to bring you the 9th annual Farnam Festival! Come out and experience Blackstone on the street with amazing local talent and fun activities for all day fun in the sun!
Mark your calendars ~ Details coming soon!

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Summer Tour Series: Blackstone History
Jul
13
1:00 PM13:00

Summer Tour Series: Blackstone History

Blackstone District History Walking Tour

$29 per person; group of four - Click here for tickets

  • Duration - 1 hour walking; approximately

  • Included - Professional local guide & Access to historic photos

  • Optional - Tip for your guide, Umbrellas if inclement weather, Snacks & Souvenirs

  • Meeting Location - Outside Blackstone Hotel 302 South 36th Street

Tour Description

Discover the newest Blackstone district with our expert local guide during this history tour. The area is named after the historic Blackstone Hotel built in 1915 and declared an Omaha Landmark in 1983 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1985. The Hotel is the place where the famous reuben sandwich was created. There is more history surrounded by the new development supporting the medical center staff and other corporate offices. Our guide will lead you through the streets and show you the highlights and secrets of the Blackstone district.

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10th Annual Polishfest at Beer Corner USA
Jun
22
to Jun 23

10th Annual Polishfest at Beer Corner USA

  • Crescent Moon Alehouse (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This year marks the 10th Annual Polishfest at Beer Corner USA! Celebrate a decade of Polish Beers, the Beer Garden will be open from Noon - Midnight.

Adult Beverages: Featuring Zywiec on tap and a variety of canned and bottled Polish beer, along with Jezynowka shots.

From the Grill: Delicious Stoysich Polish Sausage, golumpki (cabbage rolls), and pierogi.

Live Music: Polka Police playing Noon-2pm. The Barry Boyce Band playing 2-6pm. Bobby Z and Joy playing 7-11pm.

NO COVER. Family Friendly.

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Corkscrew Wine Class - Wine 101 Intro Class to Wine
Jun
10
6:00 PM18:00

Corkscrew Wine Class - Wine 101 Intro Class to Wine

WINE 101 - INTRO TO WINE!

Check out Corkscrew’s Wine Class - WINE 101. “How is wine made? How do you taste it? What does “oak” mean?”. Learn all the basics in this fun, interactive class over our favorite beverage - WINE! Corkscrew will help you taste like a pro.

60 Minute Wine Class | $35 per person plus tax | Includes Sampling Wine & Light Snacks

Get your tickets here!

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Rosé Patio Parté
Jun
9
2:00 PM14:00

Rosé Patio Parté

Join us at Corkscrew in Blackstone to kick off their first Rosé week of 2019 with a patio party. Frosé, Rosé, grilling, the Omaha Photo Booth Company and live music with Skretta etc in support of the Women's Center of Advancement. A $10 tickets gets you your first glass of Frosé, hotdog, chips and entertainment. Eight Rosés will be available for purchase by the glass as we begin Rosé week. Tickets are limited so purchase in advance from our website. Click here to grab your tickets today!

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Jun
8
to Jun 9

Noah's Ark Was A Spaceship / Eric in Outerspace / TFOA

MUSIC AT BROTHERS LOUNGE

June 8th | Brothers Lounge | 9PM | 21+ | $5

Artists Include:
• NAWAS
- Hessian Rock n Roll
- https://noahsarkwasaspaceship.bandcamp.com/

• Eric in Outerspace
- Lo-Fi Garage Rock n Roll with slight undertones of Hessian
- https://ericinouterspace.bandcamp.com/

• Those Far Out Arrows (High Dive Records)
- Hessian Garage Rock
- All around good boys
- http://www.highdivekc.com/albums/part-time-lizards-by-those-far-out-arrows/

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Fashion Happy Hour
Jun
8
10:00 AM10:00

Fashion Happy Hour

Hosted by Ren-Mo Boutique & Blackstone Social join us on June 8th for their very first fashion influenced pop up event! Together they have created drinking and fashion all in one location.
The event will have local Countryside Village stores including;The Simple Man, The Original Garage and so much more! Blackstone Social has created a special cocktail menu just for you. Also attending is a local food truck. To make the party even more exciting there will be Blackstone district and Countryside Village raffle prizes!

The fun begins on the back patio! Shopping, drinking, and eating; sounds like a good time to us!
See you on June 8th!

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Jun
7
5:00 PM17:00

Blackstone Stroll

Join the District for this unique event to support the Epilepsy Foundation of Nebraska! Stroll among the restaurants and bars of the Blackstone District. You can enjoy drinks at each participating establishment. The culminating event will take place at The Pella at Blackstone where chefs will prepare signature dishes for you to sample at different food stations.

Get Tickets & Donate Here

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Carried Away Confections Pop-Up with Coffee Beers
May
26
11:00 AM11:00

Carried Away Confections Pop-Up with Coffee Beers

Carried Away Confections will be joining The Crescent Moon for Brunch on Sunday, May 26th. The Pop-Up will be open at 11am and feature a few specialty breakfast pastries for purchase.

The Crescent Moon will also be tapping a few American Coffee Beers for the event and will be rolling out their NEW Crescent Moon Glass Coffee Mugs, which will be available for purchase.

More info on beers & pastries coming soon!

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Jorts and Motorsports
May
26
11:00 AM11:00

Jorts and Motorsports

Blackstone Social Presents Jorts and Motorsports. Start your engines (or your Sunday Funday) with jean shorts, cheap beer and loud cars. We are going all out for the Indy 500. Stop by for $2 tall boys out of a horse tank, remote control car races and that’s right, a “best (or worst) dressed” contest!

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Ladies in Leadership Book Club
May
23
4:00 PM16:00

Ladies in Leadership Book Club

Join Corkscrew in Blackstone for their quarterly Book Club Meeting. The book for the month of may is “Girl, Wash Your Face” by Rachel Hollis! Appetizers will be provided in Corkscrew’s back room.

Tickets $10

Book Club Schedule:

  • 4:00 - 5:30 - Networking

  • 5:30 - 6:30 - Discuss favorite parts of the book

  • 6:30 - 7:00 - Discuss what to read next and wrap up

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Biscuts and Beats Brunch
May
19
11:00 AM11:00

Biscuts and Beats Brunch

Join The Crescent Moon for their first DJ Brunch Party on Sunday, May 19th.

DJ Josh will be playing some house beats and party favorites while you enjoy brunch, bottomless mimosas and more!

Brunch is served from 11AM-3PM and includes:

  • BOTTOMLESS Mimosas

    • Orange, Cranberry, Grapefruit, Peach, & Pineapple

  • Bloody Mary’s

  • Beermosa featuring Delirium Tremens

  • ALL THE FOOD

    • Biscuit Sandwiches: Chicken Fried Biscuit Sandwich, The Blackstone Mess, Southern Style Biscuit Sami, Basic Biscuit Sami and more!

    • Biscuits & Gravy

    • Breakfast Burrito

    • Smothered Tots

DJ Josh will also be giving away prizes throughout brunch. See you there!

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Mystery Craft Beers
May
18
11:00 AM11:00

Mystery Craft Beers

Crescent Moon will be serving up Mystery Craft Beers on Saturday, May 18th. Each bag will have one can of beer from an American Craft Brewery, a few select cans will get you a prize!

Available as soon as they open at 11AM for $3 each until the mystery bags run out. Get one before they are gone!

Winning can? Check the bottom of the can to see if you win a prize from that brewery or from the Crescent Moon.

No exchanges on this grab bag special! :)

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Kick the Keg with Deschutes
May
17
to May 18

Kick the Keg with Deschutes

  • Crescent Moon Alehouse (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Crescent Moon will be tapping a TBA keg from Deschutes on Friday, May 17th and giving away a light up Deschutes sign to the lucky person that “Kick's the Keg”,

No they don’t literally want you to “kick” the keg. Simply be the person that orders the featured Deschutes beer and if you are lucky enough to get the last drop, you win!

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Wing Fling with Infusion Brewing Co.
May
16
4:00 PM16:00

Wing Fling with Infusion Brewing Co.

It’s Wing Fling night every Thursday at The Crescent Moon and for American Craft Beer Week our kitchen is paring up with Infusion Brewing Co. to bring you a couple Infusion Beer Wing Sauces.

Wing Sauce: Tropical Buffalo Sauce with Infusion’s South Pacific Pineapple, pureed mangos and pineapples. It’s a tropical sauce you’ll love.

49 cent wings. Order in increments of five and a drink purchase is required. No to-go boxes. Choose from Inferno, Chipotle, or the Infusion Beer Wing Sauces.

Wing Fling Runs from 4-11PM.

Beers on tap include:

  • Passion Fruit Sour

  • South Pacific Pineapple

  • Wolf Dragon IPA

  • Vanilla Bean Blonde

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Mexican-Style Craft Beers & Tacos
May
15
4:00 PM16:00

Mexican-Style Craft Beers & Tacos

Mexican-style craft beers are poppin’ up from all the breweries and The Crescent Moon is going to feature a few on tap for this event!

  • Founder’s Más Agave

  • Sierra Nevada Sierraveza

  • New Belgium Mural Agua Fesca Cerveza (or try it in a Margarita!)

Every Wednesday is TACO NIGHT at the Moon, enjoy $1.50 fried flour shell tacos (beef, chicken or bean). Topped with shredded lettuce, tomatoes and cheese, and served with a homemade taco sauce.

Beers will be flowing all day but the Taco Special is from 4-11PM.

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Lagunitas Pint Night
May
14
to May 15

Lagunitas Pint Night

Join The Crescent Moon for beers, prizes, and good times with Lagunitas at the American Craft Beer Week Pint Night! Get your first Lagunitas beer, keep the mason jar, and get discounted refills all night.

Wanna win some prizes? With each Lagunitas beer purchase during pint night, you’ll be entered to win. Prizes will be given away randomly from 6-9pm.

Must be 21 years or older to enter + win. Must be present to win!

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Beer School 2019 Spring Session
May
13
7:00 PM19:00

Beer School 2019 Spring Session

Beertopia's Beer School is back for the 2019 Spring Session!

Ever wondered about beer cultures around the world? Curious to why it's called an IPA? Why Russian Imperial Stouts were created? Find yourself perplexed by the difference between a Belgian Double, Trippel and Quadruple? Or do you want to explore some of the more rare and unusual beer styles? Then Beer School is for you!!

Besides, what other class requires beer drinking?!?

Starting Monday, April 1st, and continuing every Monday for 7 weeks, our extremely popular Beer School returns! Sign up for one session, the sessions that interest you most, or attend all 7, and earn your Beer School Diploma!

Sign up in Beertopia, or call (402) 905-2603. Payment is due at time of sign up.

Classes are only $25 each and includes 8-10 4oz samples (or equivalent) and snacks each week.

Hosted by Infusion Brewing Company brewer Dave Link, and Max Stewart or Beer Corner USA beertender and avid beercationer, Chris Bettini, these classes are sure to please any beer minded drinker, or those looking to expand their BQ (That's Beer Quotient!) and learn more about beer and beer styles.

May 13th, 2019 • Beer Town USA (held in Max & Joe's Tavern and Tasting Room) - The History of Omaha Breweries with Omaha Beer Historian, and owner of Beer Corner USA & Infusion Brewing Company, Bill Baburek - Omaha has been a beer town since it was first incorporated, and on the final night of Beer School, we explore the River City's long love affair with this frothy goodness.

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May
11
10:00 AM10:00

Omaha Brew Tour - 6th Annual

Hosted by Nebraska Beer Ride and 5 other breweries including Blackstone’s Scriptown Brewing Company and Farnam House Brewing Company.

Tour some of Omaha's craft beer breweries and bars by bicycle!

Tour Route

$33 fee ($38 day-of) includes...

> A ticket for a beer at each stop (6 tickets)
> Prize drawings at the end of the event at Farnam House Brewing Company
> Party at Farnam House Brewing Company (food & more beer available at additional cost)
> Possible other goodies to be announced later

Schedule (rain or shine, unless in case of severe weather)

10:00 to 11:00 am – Check in behind Farnam House Brewing (3558 Farnam St)

11:00 am – Depart for Old Market

11:15 am – Arrive in the Old Market

– Visit both Upstream Brewing (514 S 11th St) and Brickway Brewing (1116 Jackson St)

12:50 pm – Depart for Benson and/or *Homy Inn (1510 N Saddle Creek Rd)

*01:25 pm – Arrive at the Homy Inn.

*Please note the Homy Inn is an optional stop. Riders can continue to Benson if they do not wish to stop. You will not be able to redeem beer tickets at the Homy Inn.

02:20 pm – Arrive in Benson

– Visit both Benson Brewery (6059 Maple St) and Infusion Brewing (6115 Maple St)

03:55 pm – Depart Benson for Scriptown Brewing (3920 Farnam St)

04:20 pm – Arrive at Scriptown Brewing

05:05 pm – Depart for Farnam House Brewing (3558 Farnam St)

05:20 pm – Arrive at Farnam House Brewing

Please remember to...

> Wear your helmet
> Bring your bike locks
> Bring your lights (strobing lights are best during the day)
> Be safe and have fun!

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Beer School 2019 Spring Session
May
6
7:00 PM19:00

Beer School 2019 Spring Session

Beertopia's Beer School is back for the 2019 Spring Session!

Ever wondered about beer cultures around the world? Curious to why it's called an IPA? Why Russian Imperial Stouts were created? Find yourself perplexed by the difference between a Belgian Double, Trippel and Quadruple? Or do you want to explore some of the more rare and unusual beer styles? Then Beer School is for you!!

Besides, what other class requires beer drinking?!?

Starting Monday, April 1st, and continuing every Monday for 7 weeks, our extremely popular Beer School returns! Sign up for one session, the sessions that interest you most, or attend all 7, and earn your Beer School Diploma!

Sign up in Beertopia, or call (402) 905-2603. Payment is due at time of sign up.

Classes are only $25 each and includes 8-10 4oz samples (or equivalent) and snacks each week.

Hosted by Infusion Brewing Company brewer Dave Link, and Max Stewart or Beer Corner USA beertender and avid beercationer, Chris Bettini, these classes are sure to please any beer minded drinker, or those looking to expand their BQ (That's Beer Quotient!) and learn more about beer and beer styles.

May 6th, 2019 • Specialty Beer Styles (held in Max & Joe's Tavern and Tasting Room) - With over 20,000 beer styles in the world it no wonder we can't fit them all into each session. Tasting those Rare and Unusual styles that you may have never heard of will make up the theme of the night.

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