Gene Leahy Mall Grand Opening Headliner

Country music star Brett Eldredge headlines
Gene Leahy Mall grand opening celebration

Special Guest


July 2, 2022

Special Guest Lauren Alaina joins as part of free, four-day celebration!

Following the release of his latest album “Songs About You”, country music star and CMA nominated artist Brett Eldredge will headline Gene Leahy Mall at The RiverFront’s grand opening celebration on Saturday, July 2. Known for his chart-topping hits such as “Don’t Ya”, “Beat of the Music” and “Mean to Me”, Eldredge will perform in the Gene Leahy Mall Performance Pavilion during the second night of a four-day celebration. He will be joined by American Idol runner-up Lauren Alaina. Alaina is an ACA and CMT award winner, with No. 1 songs such as “Road Less Traveled” and “What Ifs”.

Eldredge and Alaina will perform at 8:00 PM in Gene Leahy Mall at The RiverFront in downtown Omaha. The RiverFront opens daily at 5:00 AM CST. Blankets and portable lawn chairs are welcome. Staking items and plastic tarps are prohibited in the park’s rules and regulations. The RiverFront and MECA Tri Park, LLC are not responsible for unattended property.

Media questions: Kristyna Engdahl, MECA Director of Communications, 
Brett Eldredge Press: Wes Vause, 
and Mary Catherine Rebrovick,

Getting Here

Gene Leahy Mall at The RiverFront is located between Farnam and Douglas Streets, from 13th to 8th Streets. Along with metered parking stalls, several Park Omaha garages are within proximity. The RiverFront is also along the Omaha Metro and ORBT bus routes. 

Park Rules

Concert attendees must adhere to the rules and regulations set by The RiverFront. A full list of rules and regulations can be found HERE. The RiverFront FAQ page can be found HERE. If you have any questions, please contact The RiverFront through the form on our contact page.