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Saint Cecilia
Flower Festival

Our beloved flagship event returns for its 38th year!
Join local floral designers and musicians for a burst of vibrant color amid the still of winter.

Schedule of Events

VIP Soirée
& Prevue Night

Friday, January 27

VIP Soiree starts at 5 pm
Private Prevue at 6 pm
Dessert and coffee at 7 pm

Ticketed event —
See below for info

Flower Festival

Saturday, January 28
10 am — 4 pm
7 pm — 9 pm

Sunday, January 29
1 pm — 4 pm

Musical performances throughout
Schedule listed below

Free and open to the public

St. Cecilia Cathedral
701 N. 40th St., Omaha

Cathedral Square

Saturday, January 28
Opens 10 am

Sunday, January 29
Closes 4 pm

Free and open to the public

Cathedral Cultural Center
3900 Webster St., Omaha

VIP Soirée Info
and Ticketing


Introducing Cathedral Square

Experience the fullness of cathedral culture at this new event


Enjoy the cultural vibrance that only a Cathedral can provide: delicacies from Lithuanian Bakery and Kafe, captivating art works at our Afri exhibition, crafts for sale from a curated selection of local makers, the dazzling sights of the St. Cecilia Flower Festival, and the joy of community with your fellow patrons of the true, good and beautiful.

Musical Performances

Friday, January 27, 2023

7 pm

Michael Emmerich, organ *


* Not open to the public. Tickets $25 for this sneak preview event. See above.

Saturday, January 28, 2023

9 am

10 am

10:30 am

11 am

12 noon

1 pm

2 pm

3 pm

4 pm

5 — 7 pm

7 pm

8 pm

Robert Glaser, piano **

OPS Mini-Singers

Christendom Academy Chorale


Frontier Strings

Chris Palo, St. John Greek Orthodox Church

Christine Beard, flute

Prairie Rose Ensemble

Francis Ramirez, Ana Lara-Ramirez, DeAna Lara-Perea

Catholic Mass — Festival closed until 7 pm

Anita Jaynes, harp

Laura Rau, organ

** Not open to the public. Event reserved for nursing home residents and people with special needs.

Sunday, January 29, 2023

1 pm

2 pm

3 pm

St. Cecilia Cathedral Choir

UNO Flute Department

A Cappella Omaha

About the Flower Festival

For 38 years, Cathedral Arts Project has been bringing residents of the Midwest some of the best in the visual and musical arts, all under the roof of one of the most unique and spiritual structures in the Midwest. The annual St. Cecilia Flower Festival is sponsored by Cathedral Arts Project and takes place on the last weekend in January in the beauty of our Cathedral.

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