Summer Fest Event: Kroc Center + OPD SAFE

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The Salvation Army Omaha Kroc Center

2825 Y Street

Omaha, NE 68107

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Get ready for FREE family fun in the sun!

Partnering with OPD South Precinct's event SAFE, Summer Fest is a celebration of life and the "builders:" people past and present who've worked hard doing good, giving back and building a safe community for their families. Get your family their free ALL-ACCESS passes to enjoy the Zest of Summer Fest!

admit one ALL ACCESS pass

What's included with your ALL-ACCESS passes?

Outdoor Campus Activities:

Summer Fest Map + Prize Raffles

  • Visit 10 vendor booths around the Summer Fest campus and earn 10 credit marks! (Items for purchase are not FREE)
  • Take your 10 credits Map "tear-away" to the D.J. for your chance to win great prizes, like bikes and gift cards!

Visit SAFE "Land"

  • Ride in the annual "Bike Rodeo" and learn bike safety.
  • Visit the helicopter and firetruck.
  • Watch safety demonstrations from Policeman and Firefighters.
  • Learn how special pups become police dogs.

Explore active play with Kroc's Team

  • Sporty games
  • Carnival games and attractions
  • Motorized racing animals
  • Artistic creations
  • Splashy water stations and water balloon toss

Tune-in for Amphitheater Entertainment

  • Mariachis
  • Kroc Zumba and Pound
  • Live singers and dancers
  • Unique talent acts
  • GRAND FINALE at 4:30pm located indoors; performed by "Esprit de Corp-" a local youth choral group

Enjoy Carnival Fun

  • Food trucks (cost NOT included)
  • Balloons Artists
  • Bounce houses

Indoor Kroc:


  • Stingray Slide
  • Water fort
  • Lazy river and water games
  • Obstacle course "Wibbit Bridge" *Note-Aquatics has capacity restrictions, please plan accordingly.

Free Roam the Facility

  • Visit Fitness for Balance Assesments
  • Stop by The Healthy Aging Nook to play "The Cultural Wheel" and visit age-specific vendors
  • Look forward to the BIG Fine Arts reveal in the Fellowship Hall
  • Play games in the Loft community area
  • Have the little ones play in RJ's Adventure Zone; *Note Socks are required


Who needs an ALL ACCESS pass?

Everyone who wishes to attend this FREE event over the age of 3 requires an ALL ACCESS pass to enter the Kroc Center. All guests with ALL ACCESS passes will be identified by a Summer Fest wrist-band.

As a Kroc Members do I need to register for an ALL ACCESS pass?

Yes. For the safety of all guests, we ask that members who plan to participate in all activities at the event register for an ALL ACCESS pass on the day of Summer Fest. If you don’t pre-register, you will need to check in at the Welcome Desk as normal.

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

We do not ask for an ID, but we require children under 12 to be accompanied by an adult over 18 yrs. of age. Children under 12 without adult supervision may not enter the Kroc Center building if they are non-members. Children under the age of 3 do not require an ALL ACCESS pass.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

The Kroc Center's Parking Lot is Free and open to the public. Parking may also be found in the surrounding neighborhoods. Y street between 30th Street and the Kroc Center’s north parking entry streets will be closed for the festivities.
What can I bring into the event?

Since many of the activities take place outdoors, feel free to bring lawn chairs and blankets for relaxation – however, there will be no secured storage facilities for large items if you plan to enter the building. If you and your family plan to swim: please bring appropriate swim wear. Swim diapers are necessary for infants/toddlers. The Kroc Center does not offer towels. Inside the Kroc Center, lockers are available for use with a personal lock, on a first come-first serve basis. Alcohol, smoking devices and weapons are not permitted on the Kroc Campus. We are not responsible for lost or stolen items.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please call our front desk at 402.905.3500, for more details. For questions on tickets, please follow the Eventbrite steps located in your confirmation email.

Do I have to bring my printed ALL-ACCESS passes to the event?

You can bring either the digital receipt located in your email in order to scan and enter, or printed version. Both will work.

Can I update my registration information?


Can we leave and come back?

You are able to re-enter Summer Fest, with wristbands intact.

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Omaha, NE 68107

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