Explore The Best Things to do in Omaha, Nebraska
Discover dozens of fun things to do during your stay at Sheraton Omaha Hotel. Our hotel positions you to explore the entire city with ease, including a host of attractions that are nearby, or within just a short drive from our hotel. From Henry Doorly Zoo to CenturyLink Center, shopping malls, sports arenas, universities and great restaurants, you'll find something for everyone to enjoy in Omaha. Review our list of popular attractions and start planning your getaway to Omaha, Nebraska, this weekend.
Henry Doorly Zoo
DISTANCE: 12 MILES
Grab the family and head out for a visit to the Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium, conveniently located just 12 miles from Sheraton Omaha Hotel. This award-winning zoo tops our list of exciting things to do in Omaha, Nebraska. Enjoy a wide range of special events and exhibits, including the world's largest indoor desert, the world's largest indoor swamp, and the world's largest indoor rainforest.
TD Ameritrade Park
DISTANCE: 8 MILES
On your next visit to Omaha, take in a sports game at TD Ameritrade Park. With a capacity of 35,000, this exciting park is home of the Creighton Bluejays Baseball team and the Omaha Nighthawks Football team. This venue also hosts the NCAA Men’s College World Series.
Old Market District
DISTANCE: 10 MILES
Explore the Old Market District during your stay in Omaha, Nebraska. Our hotel is just minutes away from this local-inspired shopping and entertainment district. From retail shops to art galleries and fine restaurants, the Old Market District offers culture, history and entertainment all rolled up into one. Enjoy an array of street performers and artists as you stroll along quaint brick-paved streets in the heart of the Old Market District. Visiting this historic district is among the most popular things to do for locals and tourists alike.
DISTANCE: 2 MILES
Shop in more than 100 retail shopping outlets at the Westroads Mall. As the largest mall in Nebraska, this enclosed shopping mall features a movie theater, a diverse food court with many options, as well as high-end department stores and a number of restaurants. It's located at the intersection of Dodge and 100th Streets - only two miles away from our hotel in Omaha.
Omaha Golf Courses
Golfers traveling to the Omaha are sure to enjoy the many different courses the Omaha area has to offer. With over 16 public courses, Omaha has a course perfect for any skill set. Ranging from executive style to championship courses golfers will enjoy the unique landscape Omaha’s courses offer.
DISTANCE: 10 MILES
CenturyLink Center is Omaha's premier entertainment venue. Home to Creighton Bluejays men's basketball and UNO Maverick men's hockey teams as well as numerous concerts, sporting events and conferences each year.
DISTANCE: 6 MILES
Village Pointe's outdoor shopping and entertainment district provides a unique experience for everyone to enjoy. Village Point features many upscale shops, unique dining options and entertainment options.
University of Nebraska Omaha
DISTANCE: 5 MILES
Families traveling to Omaha to visit the University of Nebraska-Omaha will enjoy the numerous features of the university. This NCAA Division 1 school is known for not only its great athletics program, but also its academics and ties with the Omaha community.
DISTANCE: 10 MILES
Enjoy the many shows throughout the year that Orpheum Theater has to offer. It's elegant architecture and lineup provide guests with a unique experience.
DISTANCE: 9 MILES
Nestled in the heart of Omaha, Creighton University offers a premier education in the Midwest. This Jesuit institution is one of only 28 Jesuit colleges in the United States.
DISTANCE: 11.5 MILES
Sumtur Amphitheater is Omaha's premier outdoor venue. Enjoy a concert or show from May through mid-October. When visiting Omaha, this event space is great for family entertainment.
Stir Concert Cove
DISTANCE: 15.8 MILES
As a top ranked amphitheater in the Midwest, Stir Concert Cove is the Midwest's premiere, outdoor venue. Enjoy some of the biggest names in the industry all season long.