Music at Miller Park

 

In partnership with Nelson Mandela Elementary School, Minne Lusa and Miller Park Neighborhood Associations and other community partners, we’re excited to announced Music at Miller Park, a FREE community-sponsored outdoor summer concert series that will take place at the Miller Park Pavilion, 2707 Redick Ave on the first Saturday’s of June, August and September.

Miller Park is in an area with a rich history of jazz, soul and R&B music dating back to the 1920s. Some may remember the performances of legendary musicians such as Louis Armstrong, Ray Charles and Duke Ellington along North 24th Street. We’re pleased to bring this concert series to the Omaha community, and we encourage families to come out and enjoy a summer evening immersed in incredible live music and vibrant culture.

About the events:

  • Masks are recommended
  • All concerts are free, no ticket required
  • Bring blankets, chairs, sunscreen, bug spray, food, beer, wine and leashed pets! Feel free to bring food from your favorite local restaurants
  • Shows will go on rain or shine

 

CLICK HERE FOR AN EVENT MAP

 

Saturday, June 5 | 7:00 PM
Enjoli & Timeless
with 
Grace Titus

Emceed by Waverle Monroe

Enjoli & Timeless is a live band of recording artists from Omaha, Nebraska.  Humbly labeled by her fans as “The Voice of the City”, Enjoli and her sultry vocals quickly rose to recognition after the release of her debut album called Set the Mood in 2013. After releasing her hit single entitled Thinking, in early 2017 Enjoli formed her R&B/Soul band called Timeless. Since its launch, Enjoli & Timeless has opened for artists like Pleasure P, Juvenile, Angela Winebush, CeCe Peniston, Grammy Award Winner, Lecrae and toured with the legendary rap artist, Twista. Timeless has also sold out 3 performances, including her first DIY concert at The Waiting Room in September of the same year.  Enjoli is a 3-time Omaha Hip-Hop Award winner and a 4-time Omaha  Entertainment & Arts Awards nominee.

6 black band members most wearing red shirts facing the camera, one member centered in the back wears white shirt 

 

Saturday, August 7 | 7:00 PM
Dani Cleveland
with the 
Nelson Mandela Elementary School Choir

Dani Cleveland is a singer/songwriter who loves the arts. She has done various stage plays at various theaters across the Metro Area. She has also written scripts for the Resurrection productions at her church, Salem Baptist. There she serves on the Music & Fine Arts Council and has been a part of Salem’s Joyful Noise at the Holland Center. She has sung with numerous bands over the years including The Last Few & The Chad Stoner Band.

6 black band members most wearing red shirts facing the camera, one member centered in the back wears white shirt 

 

Saturday, September 4 | 7:00 PM
Big Wade and Black Swan Theory
with
 B.E.D Trio

Emceed by Waverle Monroe

North Omaha native Lewade “Big Wade” Milliner is a celebrated musician widely recognized as one of the pioneers of Nebraska's Soul Music Scene.  His impressive resume spans over 15+ years and includes national tours, the release of several successful independent albums, industry recognition for his original production and musical sets with greats such as Al Green, Jagged Edge, Lyfe Jennings and many more.

6 black band members most wearing red shirts facing the camera, one member centered in the back wears white shirt 

 

Sponsors

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Minne Lusa Miller Park Neighborhood Association

Black Police Officers Association

Omaha Association of Black Professional Firefighters

Omaha Parks Department

Nelson Mandela Elementary

Minne Lusa House