Omaha, NE Meeting Planning Overview

Omaha, NE | Meeting Planning Overview

When you want to unearth something fresh, look to the heart of the Midwest. Omaha is located in the center of the country. With non-stop service to 34 major airports, flights from either coast are short and sweet. The convenience continues upon arrival, the downtown convention district is 4 miles from the airport. Plus, the downtown hotels offer complimentary direct shuttle service to and from the airport. Omaha’s downtown convention district is anchored by the city’s 346,000 sq. ft. convention center, complete with an attached 18,300-seat arena. More than 3,000 hotel rooms are within one mile of the convention center, including the 600-room Hilton Omaha which is connected via skywalk, and a new 333-room full service Marriott located directly across the street. The Old Market Entertainment District is just blocks away featuring locally-owned restaurants, pubs, boutiques, antique emporiums, and sweet shops. Known for its legendary steaks, Omaha has earned a reputation as a top foodie destination thanks to its diverse, delectable cuisine. And did you know the Reuben sandwich was invented in Omaha? It’s true, many have tried to replicate it, but you should always travel for the original. Home to the world’s largest indoor desert and the largest indoor rainforest in North America, Omaha offers distinctive ways to entertain attendees. Smithsonian quality museums and cultural amenities of city three times its size, make Omaha an oasis on the plains.
Fast Facts | Omaha, NE
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1620 Dodge St Suite 1900, Omaha, NE 68102
GSF Exhibit Space CHI Health Center Omaha 346,000
Meeting Space, Square Feet CHI Health Center Omaha63,926
Largest Ballroom, Square Feet CHI Health Center Omaha30,996
Sleeping Rooms in largest hotel Hilton Omaha600
Hotel adjacent to convention facility: Yes
Hotel rooms within one mile of convention center: 3,121
Eppley Airport
Miles to downtown 4
Cities with non-stop flights34
International cities with direct flights0
Additional Cities in the Surrounding Area
Douglas County
Type of Destination Experience:
College Town, Historic, Urban