Cowtown Jamborama is turning 15!

We want you and all your friends at our big celebration!

Cowtown Jamborama is a festival of swing dancing and music organized by and for the Omaha, NE, swing dance community. Omaha Jitterbugs invites dancers and non-dancers from around the region

to join us as we celebrate and explore the history, community, and art of swing dance

with workshops, contests, performances, live music, and dance parties.

RSVP, stay up to date, and connect with other attendees via the Facebook event!

Register Now

Party Pass - $70

Lindy Hop NOW! - $80

Full Weekend - $200


Need-based scholarships and volunteer opportunities

are also available. Apply Here.


Book a room at the partner hotel, next door to the main venue.

EVEN Hotels

2220 Farnam Street

Omaha, NE 68102

Discount Rate: $99/night

Deadline: August 11, 2017

To Make Reservations:

Online: Booking Page

Group Code: OJB

Phone: 402.345.3836

Mention: Omaha Jitterbugs


Limited space is available for free housing with local dancers.

Full Weekend, Lindy Hop NOW!, or Party Pass required.

Deadline: Friday, August 18, 2017


Naomi Uyama

& Peter Strom

Minneapolis, MN

Kim Clever

& David Frutos

Ventura, CA



Delilah Williams

& Kenny Nelson

Denver, CO



Laurel Ryan

& Kasey Davis

Tulsa, OK



Live Music

Miss Jubilee

St. Louis, MO

MC & DJs



Lindsay Wilson (MC)

Omaha, NE

Billy Sobczyk (Head DJ)

Omaha, NE

Adam Raines (DJ)

Kirksville, MO

Gary Grimm (DJ)

Minneapolis, MN

Michelle Stokes (DJ)

Tulsa, OK

Laurel Ryan (DJ)

Tulsa, OK

Hilary Wright (DJ)

Omaha, NE

Kelly Kappen (DJ)

Omaha, NE

LindyTalks (Saturday Lunch at Eagles Ballroom)

GROWTH: Personal Growth as an Artist & Community Growth as a Scene Ambassador

LindyTalks is a special Q&A panel with some of our fabulous instructors! Meet at the Eagles Ballroom for lunch on Saturday to hear some expert insight on how to grow as an individual artist and how to be an integral part of growing and enhancing your home scene.

It'll be informative. It'll be fun. There'll be tasty food. Be there or be square!

If you choose not to purchase the Lunch package with your registration, feel free to bring your own.

Rachel Scroggs

Michelle Stokes (MC)

Tulsa, OK

Peter Strom (Panelist)

Minneapolis, MN

Naomi Uyama (Panelist)

Minneapolis, MN

Kim Clever (Panelist)

Ventura, CA

Laurel Ryan (Panelist)

Tulsa, OK


For a printable map, Click Here.


Billy Sobczyk

OJ Executive Director | Design

Kara Penniston

Event Coordinator | Design

Mary Gronewold


Jenny Schwager

Lindsay Sobczyk

Donations & Food

Kelly Kappen


Josie Langbehn



Your official 2017 Jamborama photographer is:

Daniel Degenhardt

*credit to Mike Pysh for banner images on the Event Information, Registration Information, and Schedule web pages.

©2017 Cowtown Jamborama

Contact Us:  [email protected]   |  402.208.3006  |