144th Street Trail

Paved trail that follows the grade of the street, stretching up and down hills, to connect Standing Bear Lake in Omaha to Springfield, including Chalco Hills Recreation Area.

Accuquilt

Accuquilt

8843 S 137th Circle Omaha, NE

888-258-7913

accuquilt.com/

Visitors to our new facility in Omaha, Nebraska will have a chance to see the world’s largest Barn Quilt Block (17') and will be treated to a tour of the AccuQuilt offices. You’ll meet the team, stroll through the AccuQuilt Quilt Gallery – a must-stop every time you’re in Omaha to see new exhibits – and AccuQuilt’s state-of-the-art quilting studio. Finish up your tour with a walk through the warehouse and a stop at the coffee bar.

Ak-Sar-Ben Aquarium/Schramm State Recreation Area

Ak-Sar-Ben Aquarium/Schramm State Recreation Area

21502 West Highway 31 Gretna, NE

402.332.3901

outdoornebraska.ne.gov/fishing/programs/aquaticed/aquarium.asp

Home to the exceptional Ak-Sar-Ben Aquarium, this 330-acre state recreation area located along the Platte River offers spectacular views, three miles of hiking paths, and an interesting history of fishing activity in Nebraska. The site of the state's first fish hatchery (1882), the old hatch house is now a fishing management museum. Inside the aquarium, 12 viewing tanks offer an amazing glimpse into underwater wildlife. Outside, nature's bounty provides the perfect spot for picnicking and exploring.

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema

12750 Westport Parkway La Vista, NE

402-505-9979

drafthouse.com/omaha

Cold beer, hot movies, and delicious snacks and meals; The Alamo Drafthouse is dinner, drinks, movies and events, all under one roof.

Bellevue Berry & Pumpkin Ranch

Bellevue Berry & Pumpkin Ranch

11001 S. 48th Street Papillion, NE

402.331.5500

bellevueberryfarm.com

Fun times are ripe for the picking! An outdoor adventure awaits as you pick your own berries and pumpkins. Come for strawberries in June, raspberries in September, and pumpkins in September and October. Hayrack rides, a playground, and a rental barn are also available.

Bellevue Little Theatre

Bellevue Little Theatre

203 Mission Avenue, Bellevue

402.291.1554

bellevuelittletheatre.com

For those in search of live performance art, the Bellevue Little Theatre—now in its 43rd season—is a treasured find. Throughout the year, experience award-winning community theater set in the heart of Old Towne Bellevue. Performances are on weekends

Bellevue Loop Trail

Bellevue Loop Trail

The Keystone Trail connects to the Bellevue Loop at Highway 370 and 25th Street.  This trail runs through Haworth Park in Bellevue. Trailhead parking is at either 13th Street & Capehart Road or Harlan Lewis Rd.  

Bellevue Pioneer Cemetery

Bellevue Pioneer Cemetery

13th Ave. & Lord Boulevard, Bellevue

402.293.3142

A tour of this cemetery is a history lesson through time. View the final resting places of many of the families who pioneered Bellevue. Among those buried here are Fenner Ferguson, the first chief justice of the Nebraska Territory; Big Elk, a prominent chief of the Omaha tribe; and archeologist and artist Dr. Gilder.

Black Sheep Coffee House

Black Sheep Coffee House

14117 Platteview Road, Springfield, Nebraska 68059

402-253-2254

facebook.com/Black-Sheep-Coffee-House-384776325221608

  • Coffeehouse & Drive-thru & Bakery

  • Hand crafted espresso drinks, locally roasted brewed and whole bean coffees.

  • Teas & Custom made cold & blended drinks.

Brass Armadillo Antique Mall

Brass Armadillo Antique Mall

10666 Sapp Brothers Drive, Omaha

402.896.9600

brassarmadillo.com

The largest antique mall in the Omaha area with 375 dealers, millions of antiques and collectibles from Vintage kitsch, Shaker or shabby chic, you'll revel in the largest selection of antiques and collectibles in the area. 

Brentwood Square

Brentwood Square

8082 S. 84th St., La VIsta

Everything you need in one place. 9 stores, 16 services, 4 restaurants.

Cabela's

Cabela's

12703 Westport Parkway La Vista

402.861.4800

cabelas.com

Worlds foremost outfitter, quality merchandise, 128,000 ft showroom is an entertainment attraction with museum quality animal displays and trophy animals interacting in realistic re-creations of their natural habitats, also a huge aquarium. Lots. lots more! 

Cloisters on the Platte

Opening Summer of 2018

402.672.1551

cloistersontheplatte.com

Rest in Peaceful Serenity. Silent, serene, contemplation. The Cloisters on the Platte is a spiritual weekend retreat open to men and women of all faiths that provides an incomparable opportunity for you to reflect peacefully on your life and relationship with God.

Defy Gravity

Defy Gravity

10421 Portal Road, La Vista

402.934.3394

defygravityusa.com

Feel the rush at Defy Gravity—Nebraska's premier family fun entertainment destination. With more than 6,000 square feet of fun, Defy Gravity is the all-in-one play place where you can open jump, play trampoline dodge ball or trampoline volleyball, go to trampoline fitness classes, conquer a laser maze and try your hand at the Quarterback Challenge—our newest attraction.

Eagle Hills Golf Course

Eagle Hills Golf Course

501 Eagle Hills Drive, Papillion, NE

402.592.7788

eaglehills.org

This 18-hole complex comprises two 9-hole layouts: The Links and The Meadows. The Links is an executive course built on a hillside and surrounding flatland. The Meadows is a par-3 course designed like The Links except without the uphill or downhill lies.

Surfaces: Bent Grass Greens, Rolling Fairways, Sand Bunkers, Lakes, Creeks

Fontenelle Bank

Fontenelle Bank

2212 Main Street, Bellevue

402.293.3142

Built in 1856, the Fontenelle Bank today houses a unique collection of early Bellevue memorabilia including an original walk-in vault, exhibits depicting the city's history, and rare samples of Greek-revival Italianate styling. A year after the bank's founding, it closed, and the building became the Sarpy County Courthouse. In 1875 it became Bellevue City Hall.

Fontenelle Forest

Fontenelle Forest

1111 N. Bellevue Boulevard, Bellevue

402.731.3140

fontenelleforest.org

Enjoy 1,400 acres of woods, wetlands, and waterways along 19 miles of walking trails, including two all-access boardwalks. Nestled amid the scenic bluffs overlooking the Missouri River, the forest offers spectacular scenery and an educational view into the area's wildlife and natural habitat. In the Nature Center, discover hands-on exhibits and live animal displays.

Geocaching

New for 2017, is Sarpy County Tourism's Geocaching Trail! Explore the county like never before while searching for multiple caches in each town across the county. Each hide is a Gadget Birdhouse, take your time, and open the house appropriately. You must find 14 of the 15 geocaches and punch the appropriate location on the game card to receive your commemorative coin. 

Gifford Farm

Gifford Farm

700 Camp Gifford Rd., Bellevue NE 68005

402.597.4920

esu3.org

A 400 acre working farm on the largest oxbow along the Missouri River in Bellevue. Experience our Farm, Lewis & Clark, Living History, Outdoor Narure Classroom, Starlab Planetarium, Animals on the Go, Outdoor Education, and Team Challenge programs by reservation. Open to the general public for families during our Fun Family Saturdays, Fall Festival, and Trick or Treat Events. Available for birthday parties and outdoor weddings, These are from April through October each year.
Check web site and facebook for details of these events. Facility has an indoor classroom and educational center.

Grotto at Saint Columbans

Grotto at Saint Columbans

1902 Calhoun Street, Bellevue

columban.org/bellevue-nebraska/

Grotto at Saint Columbans, St Columbans, NE

Haunted Hollow Haunted Theme Park

12501 Old Giles Road, La Vista, NE 68128

402.896.1920

hauntedhollowomaha.com

Haunted Theme Park - The most haunted attractions in the area.

Haworth Park

Haworth Park

End of Mission Ave., Bellevue

402.293.3098

Haworth Park features 153 acres of park land with a concession stand, public boat launch & RV pads equipped with electric hookups. Nearby is a fishing pond, picnic tables & grills, shelters, a playground. restrooms, 3 soccer fields, 4 basketball courts, 2 lighted tennis courts, 2 lighted softball diamonds & a sand volleyball court

Hidden Valley Driving Range

Historic Log Cabin

Historic Log Cabin

1805 Hancock Street, Bellevue

402.293.3142

A treasure trove of history, this cabin is believed to have been built in the 1830s. The home has changed hands just a few times with only three families occupying it between 1856 and 1950. The most recent resident lived there for more than 50 years without indoor plumbing or electricity.

Holy Family Shrine

Holy Family Shrine

23132 Pflug Road, Gretna

402.332.4565

hfsgretna.org

Situated high atop a hill overlooking the scenic Platte Valley, the Holy Family Shrine is a 23-acre site offering travelers a welcome spot for rest, relaxation, and reflection. Colorful gardens and stone paths surround the visitor's center and chapel. Take Exit 432, turn south on U.S. Highway 31, and go 1 mile past the Flying J to Pflug Road. Turn west on Pflug Road.

Inspired Bride - Gown & Event Consignment

815 Tara Plaza, Papillion, NE 68046

(402) 669-2244

inspiredbrideomaha.com

Need a better way to buy and sell items for your wedding & events? Be inspired by our bridal gowns, shoes, accessories, event decor, mothers, bridesmaid, cocktail, and prom dresses. Regardless of size, budget, or situation, our goal is to provide a casual and fun environment. This is an eco-friendly, affordable way to shop for that special day.

Keystone/Bellevue Loop Trail

Keystone/Bellevue Loop Trail

The Keystone Trail connects to the Bellevue Loop at Highway 370 and Capehart Road. It is paved and very flat except for its underpasses which allow users to safely cross all major streets. Trailhead parking is at 48th Street and Cornhusker Road.

Kros Strain Brewing Company

10411 Portal Rd Suite 102, La Vista, NE 68128

402.779.7990

krosstrainbrewing.com

Tues - Thursday 3:00 to 10:00pm
Fri  - 3:00 to 11:00pm
Sat  - 12:00 to 11:00pm
Sun  - 11:00 to 7:00pm

Lewis & Clark Interpretive Trail

Lewis & Clark Interpretive Trail

16 interpretive sites along the Missouri River in Nebraska and Iowa.

Lucky Bucket Brewing Company/Cut Spike Distillery

Lucky Bucket

119411 Centennial Road, La Vista

402.763.8868

luckybucketbrewing.com/age/

One of the Midwest's fastest growing breweries offering tastings and tours.

MOPAC Trailhead and Nature Center

MOPAC Trailhead and Nature Center

NE Highway 50 and Platteview Road

Runs from Schram Road to Springfield and south to the Platte River. This trail also runs through Lincoln and will extend south to South Bend and north to Omaha in the near future.

Nature & History Trail

Nature & History Trail

Haworth Park, Bellevue. More than 2 miles of trails that run through beautiful woods and along the edge of the Missouri River. Entrance to the trail is on the north side of Hwy 370, just west of the Bellevue Bridge

Nebraska Brewing Company

Nebraska Brewing Company

7474 Towne Center Parkway, Papillion

402.934.7100

nebraskabrewingco.com

Located in Papillion's Shadow Lake Town Centre, Nebraska Brewing Company is a relaxed dining destination complemented by incredible, fresh handcrafted ales. Locally owned and operated, it's our aim to share our passion for beer and food with everyone who walks through the door. Our knowledgeable staff will assist you in creating the perfect beer and food combination. Oh, and on your way out, be sure to grab a growler of one (or two) of our fine ales.

Nebraska Brewing Company Tap Room

Nebraska Crossing Outlets

Nebraska Crossing Outlets

21209 Nebraska Crossing Drive, Gretna, NE

402.332.5650

nexoutlets.com

I-80 at exit 432 in Gretna. Visit Sarpy County's newest shopping destination. From Adidas to Wilson's Leather, these outlet stores have something for everyone and all ages. Visit their website for a complete listing of stores and dining options.

Offutt Air Force Base

Offutt Air Force Base

Fort Crook Road, Bellevue

www.offutt.af.mil/

The site of the U.S. Strategic Air Command (SAC), Offutt Air Force Base is regarded as one of the highest-level military installations in the nation. In fact, it was here that President Bush flew the day after the September 11 attacks in 2001. The base—home to the 55th Wing since 1966—supports several vital national defense organizations. The wing staff includes several hundred people who provide support in a number of areas including communications, logistics, operations, and mission support.

Old Presbyterian Church

Old Presbyterian Church

2002 Franklin Street, Bellevue

402.293.3142

Step inside this historic building and you're standing in the oldest church building in the state of Nebraska. Nineteenth-century oak pews, antique stained-glass windows, and summer gardens adorn the 150-year-old building.

Omaha and Southern Railroad Depot

Omaha and Southern Railroad Depot

2402 Clay Street, Bellevue

402.293.3142

Back in the mid 1800s, this depot was a hub for commerce and travel. Today, the building stands at a new location adjacent to the Sarpy County Historical Museum. Step inside and discover a pot belly cast iron stove, Morse code telegraph keys, an oak railroad station clock, oak station waiting benches, trunks, maps, pictures, and a station safe.

Papio Bay Aquatic Center

Papio Bay Aquatic Center

815 E. Halleck Street, Papillion, NE

402.597.2055

papiobay.org

Jump into summertime fun via five acres of swimming and recreational resources. Enjoy the zero-depth pool, two waterslides, one- and three-meter diving boards, sand volleyball, a sand play area, grass or patio sunning areasa nd four baseball fields. Three fields have 300’ fences, while the other has a 390’ fence. Young children will especially enjoy the wading pool with a frog slide. Concessions and a bathhouse are also available. Open seven days a week, Memorial Day through Labor Day. 

Papio Fun Park

Papio Fun Park

210 E. Lincoln Street, Papillion

402.592.5671

papiofunpark.com

There’s something for everyone—laser tag, go-kart racing, miniature golf, batting cages, water wars, an arcade, trampoline games, and more. Bring the whole gang and spend the day. Group packages and wristbands are available as are snacks and prizes. It’s the place to be for all your fun all year long!

Papio Greens Golf Course

Papio Greens Golf Course

11050 S. 66th Street, Papillion

402.331.4621

papiogreens.com

Once Nebraska's only public 18-hole, par-3 course, Papio Greens is now privately managed by Evergreen Alliance Golf Ltd. Still open to the public, Papio Greens offers a water-engulfed driving range, league play, PGA instructors, junior golf programs, and a full-featured clubhouse.

Patriarch Distillers

Patriarch Distillers

12251 Cary Circle, La Vista

402.690.3490

soldiervalleyspirits.com/

Patriarch Distillers is a small batch distillery making premium vodka and bourbons; offering tours and samplings out of the their tasting room.

Pinot's Palette

7302 Giles Rd, La Vista, NE 68128

402.502.5656

pinotspalette.com/lavista

Pinot's Palette Bar Menu Paint. Drink. Have Fun. WINE By the Glass House White and House Red, Easy drinking and approachable Josh Cellars Craft...

Pint Nine Brewing Company

10411 Portal Rd, La Vista, NE 68128

402.359.1418

pintninebrewing.com

Production Brewery with a Tap Room

Platteview Country Club

Platteview Country Club

4215 Platteview Road, Bellevue, NE

402.291.5927

platteviewcc.com

This 18-hole course presents a rewarding challenge via rolling terrain and well-placed water hazards. It's a welcome retreat for any golfer.

Surface: Natural Grass, Water

Portal School

Portal School

242 N. Jefferson, Papillion

402.331.5239

Get a lesson on history in this one-room schoolhouse built in 1890. The school was constructed south of the township of Portal, Nebraska, in Sarpy County. Due to frequent flooding, the town was abandoned with most of the residents moving to nearby Papillion.

Prairie Queen Recreation Area

Highway 370 and 132nd Street

402.444.6222

papionrd.org/flood-control/wp-5-reservoir/

Built by the Papio-Missouri River NRD for flood control, Prairie Queen Recreation Area is a 335-acre park featuring a 135-acre lake, hike/bike trails, boating, fishing and more.

Quilted Moose

Quilted Moose

109 Enterprise Dr. Gretna

402-332-4178

quiltedmoose.com/

Recognized as one of the top 10 quilt shops in the nation, the Quilted Moose located in Gretna, NE is your source for patterns, fabrics, notions, and even classes. We carry specialty brands such as Jo Morton fabrics, Moda fabrics, and much more. So pull up a chair and browse through our site, if you need any help feel free to send us a message.

Real Deals on Home Decor

10933 Harrison St, La Vista, Nebraska 68128

402.830.9581

realdeals.net/omaha/

The Holy Grail of domestic dreaming. Real Deals on Home Decor offers stylish home decor at amazing warehouse prices!!

Sarpy County Fairgrounds and Rodeo Arena

Sarpy County Historical Museum

Sarpy County Historical Museum

2402 Clay Street, Bellevue

402.292.1880

sarpycountymuseum.org

Trace the history of Sarpy county from the original American Indians to its present-day residents. Exhibits include the history of the fur traders and missionaries, period rooms, early agricultural pursuits, and a scale model of Fort Crook—now Offutt Air Force Base.

Sautter House

Sautter House

242 N. Jefferson, Papillion

402.331.5239

Tour the nineteenth-century farmhouse of German immigrant Johann Sautter, a prominent Papillion resident. Sautter lived in the home from the 1860s to 1916, farming up to 800 acres. He was also a charter member of First Lutheran Church.

Scary Acres

17272 Giles Rd, Omaha, NE 68136

402.896.9666

scaryacres.com

The ultimate haunted attractions including: The Master's Castle, Haunted Woods, and House on the Hill. 

Shadow Lake Towne Center

Shadow Lake Towne Center

Located at Hwy 370 & 72nd Street

shadowlakeshopping.com

Shadow Lake Towne Center integrates a combination of home, fashion, grocery, discount & lifestyle retailing into one convenient location. We provide a wide selection of shopping opportunities & restaurants in an easily accessible environment. The center will offer a comfortable, welcoming environment, which showcases an architectural scheme inspired by actual historic building in the Omaha region. More than 70 stores, restaurants, and services.

Shoppes at Market Point

Soaring Wings Vineyard & Brewing

Soaring Wings Vineyard & Brewing

17111 S. 138th Street, Springfield

402.253.2479

soaringwingswine.com/

Located on a high hill overlooking the picturesque Platte River Valley, Soaring Wings Vineyard is quickly becoming one of the best wineries in the Midwest. Stop by for tours and tasting and pick up a bottle of award-winning wine. Brewing operations started August 2011. Open year round.

Springfield Artworks

Springfield Artworks

183 Main Street, Springfield

402.301.9162

springfieldartworks.com

Visit this working studio and gallery, featuring bold contemporary glass and wearable art. Either purchase gifts or take an art or glass cutting class.

Springfield Old Fashioned Soda Fountain

Springfield Old Fashioned Soda Fountain

205 Main Street, Springfield

402.253.2000

springfielddrug.com

Chocolate and whipped cream and sprinkles, oh my! Dive into an old-fashioned ice-cream experience at Sarpy County's only true soda fountain. Located in historic Springfield Drug, the charming atmosphere and delightful treats will satisfy the entire family.

Sumtur Amphitheater

Sumtur Amphitheater

11691 S. 108th St, Papillion

sumtur.org

From the day the doors opened at Sumtur Amphitheater, this beautiful jewel quickly became a popular destination location in the City of Papillion. This multi-use venue has been used to show free movies to the community, has hosted free summer concert series to patrons, has been host to several ticketed music and theater events, high school musical concerts, theater camps, church services and concerts, local music talent, weddings and so much more!

Tara Hills Golf Course

Tara Hills Golf Course

1410 Western Hills Drive, Papillion, NE

402.592.7550

tarahills.org

This city-owned course was revamped in the mid-1990s to include a back 9 and an expanded clubhouse. The manicured layout is short but challenging.

Surface: Grass, Water

The Bell Place Shoppes

The Bell Place Shoppes

134 N. Washington Street, Papillion

The Bell Place Shoppes is the home to several local shops and artists in downtown Papillion.

The Stave - Wine & Cheese Parlour

The Stave - Wine & Cheese Parlour

320 N. Washington St. Papillion, NE

402-592-2901

thestavepapillion.com/oc/profile?g=1647507

The Stave - Wine & Cheese Parlour, in Papillion, NE, is the area's leading restaurant serving Papillion, La Vista and the surrounding areas. We offer wine and cheese service, lobster rolls, smoked pork, craft beers and much more. For all your restaurant needs, visit The Stave - Wine & Cheese Parlour, in Papillion.

Tiburon Golf Club

Tiburon Golf Club

10302 S. 168th Street, Omaha, NE

402.895.2688

tiburongolf.com

Tiburon, meaning “shark” in Spanish, packs a vicious bite if one’s not careful. The 27-hole complex is long, open, and contoured with well-placed fairway bunkers lying in wait for off-line tee shots.

Surface: Grass, Sand Bunker, Water

Tregaron Golf Course

Tregaron Golf Course

13909 Glen Gary Circle, Bellevue, NE

402.292.9300

tregarongolf.com

Golfers can find the best of playability and challenge at Tregaron, which, although open, should not be played recklessly. Plenty of bunkers, uneven lies, water, and wind gusts keep even the best golfers honest.

Surface: Grass, Sand Bunker, Water

Twin Creek Cinema - Marcus Theaters

Twin Creek Cinema - Marcus Theaters

3909 Raynor Parkway, Bellevue, NE

402-289-4777

marcustheatres.com

The Marcus Twin Creek Cinema is a premiere entertainment destination featuring 16 auditoriums, each with comfortable DreamLounger™ recliner seating. There’s two UltraScreen DLX® auditoriums, which have massive screens, Dolby® Atmos® sound and the DreamLounger recliners. Plus there’s plenty of food and beverage choices including a Take Five® Lounge for casual dining; a Zaffiro’s Express, known for its freshly-made, THINCREDIBLE® pizza and more; and three Big Screen Bistro Express auditoriums, which offer full-service, in-theatre dining.

The theatre is located in Bellevue, NE just North of the intersection of Highway 370 and 36th Street.

Vala's Pumpkin Patch

Vala's Pumpkin Patch

12102 S. 180th Street, Gretna

402.332.4200

valaspumpkinpatch.com

If it’s fall in Sarpy County, it’s Vala’s Pumpkin Patch time. September through October, experience rural beauty and interactive fun at this wildly popular pick-your-own farm. Take a hayrack ride to the pumpkin field. Settle in for a story in the storybook barn. Sample delicious food at more than a dozen food and beverage locations. There’s also scheduled live entertainment, a petting corral, and a country bakery and gift shop. 

Walnut Creek Lake/Recreation Area

Walnut Creek Lake/Recreation Area

NE Highway 370 and 96th Street, Omaha, NE

402.592.8877

papillion.org

The recreation area features three miles of hiking and biking trails, boat dock and ramp, picnic and playground areas, 3.5 mile equestrian trail, wildlife management area, fishing pier, and a lake island for fishing. Fish species include – bluegill, largemouth bass, catfish, crappie and walleye.

Wehrspann Lake/Chalco Recreation Area

Wehrspann Lake/Chalco Recreation Area

NE Highway 50 and I-80 Exit 440, Omaha, NE

402.444.6222

papionrd.org

1186 acres of which 246 acres is covered by Wehrspann Lake. Fish species include – bluegill, largemouth bass, catfish, crappie and walleye.  No wake regulations.

Weiss Sculpture Garden and Studio

Weiss Sculpture Garden and Studio

13603 Pflug Road, Springfield

402.680.0642

carlweissart.com

Witness great art in the making while experiencing the natural beauty of this two-acre retreat. Formal and informal gardens showcase the work of Carl Weiss and several other local and regional artists. From fountains to furniture to amazing sculptures, a kaleidoscope of beauty awaits.

Werner Park

12356 Ballpark Way, Papillion, NE

402.738.5100

omahastormchasers.com

Home to the Omaha Storm Chasers, the Triple-A Affiliate of the Kansas City Royals. If you're looking to hold a unique and memorable event, Werner Park is just the place! With 6,434 fixed seats, the ballpark can accommodate a maximum of 9,023 people for baseball games and other events due to a spacious berm and standing room areas. Werner Park is conveniently located in the metro area near I-80 in Papillion, Nebraska. This exciting new venue offers state of the art audio and visual equipment, concession areas, plenty of on-site parking and the venue sprawls over an area of 31 acres.

Surface: Natural Grass

West Papio Trail

West Papio Trail

The Papillion stretch of the trail runs 5.5 miles from Lincoln and Laredo Roads southeast to 36th Street in Bellevue. It also connects to the Walnut Creek Lake and Recreation Area

Willow Lakes

12301 S. 25th St., Bellevue

Designed by Robert Trent Jones, Sr., this course combines plenty of lakes & trees to protect its smaller greens. Military restrictions.

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