CenturyLink Center Omaha is the city's 250,000 square-foot convention center and arena. Located in the heart of downtown, CenturyLink Center Omaha is close to the airport and more than 2,000 hotel rooms.
A glass-enclosed skywalk links the convention center to the 600-room Hilton Omaha, creating a convenient enhancement to the city's convention facilities. Additionally, CenturyLink Center Omaha is one of the few convention centers connected to a top-selling arena, which seats more than 18,000 and holds sellout shows for the world's top touring artists.
A non-union facility offering freedom and flexibility, CenturyLink Center Omaha features 194,000 square feet of contiguous exhibition space, divisible into three separate halls. Twenty-three loading docks and three drive-in ramps provide easy, accommodating access to the exhibition hall.
Floor boxes are located every 30 feet and are equipped with copper and fiber optics to provide data and voice as well as electricity, water, air and gas at various locations. CenturyLink Center Omaha offers a high-speed DS3, 45-million bit-per-second Internet connection, which allows for quick upload and download, video broadcasting, webcasting and other video conference capabilities. CenturyLink Center Omaha provides trained and certified staff available on-site to assist with any IT needs.
CenturyLink Center Omaha offers more than 63,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, including an elegant 30,996-square-foot grand ballroom that seats more than 2,000 guests, and an additional 42,500 square feet of pre-function space to complement 16 meeting rooms. All rooms feature multiple electrical and microphone outlets, telephone and data connections, as well as individual programmable lighting. Ambient lighting illuminates the entire pre-function area, creating a warm and inviting atmosphere. The open and contemporary design allows for easy access to all areas. Levy Restaurants is the exclusive in-house caterer for CenturyLink Center Omaha. Known for their ability to customize menus; food and service consistently exceeds expectations.