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Where can I find maps, parking info, event schedule, etc.?

A detailed rundown of everything attendees need to know will be published in the spring. 

What is Discovery?

More info about Maha’s conference programming will be released in the spring. 

How do Maha Festival wristbands work?

Maha Festival features wristbands with RFID technology at Stinson Park. Detailed information about where to pick up your wristband and how they work will be added here when tickets go on sale. 

What is Maha Festival?

Maha Festival is a multi-day celebration of music and discovery that takes place in August every year in Omaha, Nebraska. It’s the flagship event of Maha, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization focused on bringing people together by curating and producing cultural experiences. Our goal is to positively impact the economic vitality of our home city and region. 

Where is Maha Festival?

Maha Festival programming takes place in a variety of neighborhoods in Omaha, Nebraska. Events in 2020 will occur throughout Little Bohemia, Blackstone District, and Aksarben Village.

When do tickets go on sale and how much do they cost?

Details on tickets and pricing will be announced this spring.

When does the lineup come out?

Maha’s 2020 lineup and additional program details will be announced this spring. 

Can I play at Maha Festival?

You can submit your act for consideration here. We are not able to respond to every inquiry, and may not have a spot available on our lineup, but will be in touch if opportunities become available. The 2020 lineup is now full!

Can I speak at Maha Festival?

You can submit your speaker inquiry here. We are not able to respond to every inquiry, and may not have a spot available on our lineup, but will be in touch if opportunities become available. 

I'd like to learn more about becoming a sponsor.

Share a few details with us here, and we’ll be in touch with additional information, including our sponsorship kit. 

Are you hiring?

Please check our About page for any available employment opportunities. 

How to I apply to be a food vendor?

Food trucks or mobile food operations can apply to be a food vendor for the event at Stinson Park on August 7-8. Apply here.

Why should I volunteer at Maha Festival?

Because we need you! Last year we were 900 strong, but we’re always looking for more to join the fam. Are you down to make an impact, and learn something new along the away? This opportunity has your name written on it. Not to mention you also get a free pass to the event.

What does a volunteer at Maha do?

So many things! A full list of potential jobs can be available on March 14.

What are the volunteer perks?

Glad you asked. When you help out during a four- to six-hour shift, you earn free admittance to the music festival. You also get a limited-run volunteer T-shirt, and legit bragging rights.

How do I sign up to volunteer?

You can register here. It takes less than five minutes, all online. There may be other opportunities available throughout the year, too.

What if I want to get more involved with Maha?

If you want to go above and beyond, lend your talents, go bigger with your Maha volunteering, just email volunteer@mahafestival.com with what you have in mind.

How old do you have to be to volunteer?

Anyone 16 and older who wants to help and can reasonably carry out the tasks listed! Some jobs require ages 19+ or 21+; check the description for each. If you’re under 16 and want to volunteer, please send a note with the shift you want to volunteer@mahafestival.com.

I have a different question about volunteering not addressed here. What do I do?

Get in touch at volunteer@mahafestival.com.