It's Berkshire Hathaway weekend in Omaha. An estimated 35,000 people are expected to attend the investment company's annual shareholders meeting and to gather for other events, both official and unofficial.
We'll have live coverage of the meeting all day Saturday, including photos, video and a 5 p.m. chat with World-Herald reporter Steve Jordon. On Sunday, check out our Warren Watch page for a shareholders weekend recap the latest Buffett and Berkshire news.
›› 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., CenturyLink Center open*
›› 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Brooks Running Co. 5k packet pickup, CenturyLink Center*
›› 8:15 a.m., drawings at microphones for questioners*
›› 8:30 a.m., Berkshire movie, CenturyLink arena*
›› 9:30 a.m., meeting begins with Q&A
›› 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., annual meeting, with one-hour lunch break at noon*
›› Noon to 4 p.m., NetJets display at Signature Flight Support, Eppley Airfield General Aviation*
›› 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., Berkshire Big Time Cookout, Nebraska Furniture Mart*
›› 8 a.m., Berkshire Hathaway “Invest In Yourself” 5k
›› 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Borsheims brunch*
›› 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. (reservations required), Gorat's Steakhouse, 4917 Center St.
›› 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. (reservations required), Piccolo's Steakhouse, 2202 S. 20th St.
Future annual meetings
›› May 3, 2014*
›› May 2, 2015*
* Berkshire shareholders only
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