Category - Attractions

In part one, we highlighted Omaha’s popular pumpkin patches and attractions. Now we’ve got even more fun ways to fill your trip itineraries with autumn joy this season. A slew of attractions celebrating the season, Halloween events, and tasty seasonal goodies will help you and your family find new fall traditions.

Fall Fun

As leaves begin to change colors in late September, Omaha quickly takes on a fall feel. Enjoy this change at a handful of outdoors-y attractions and events.

Immerse yourself in nature with a trip to Fontenelle Forest.

Fall Fun in Omaha, Part 1: Seasonal Attractions

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 2:00 PM by Erin O'Brien

September and October are beautiful times to be outdoors in Omaha. The trees become rich with red and orange leaves, the weather cools to a crisp but is comfortable, and as the season progresses a number of spooky and cozy-fun autumn attractions open. From corn mazes and hayrack rides for picking the perfect pumpkins to campfires and plenty more opportunities to soak up the season, each place below offers entertainment for the whole family.

Begin planning your family’s fall trip to Omaha, so the only item left on your fall bucket list will be a

Wine-cation in Omaha: Part 2

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 3:00 PM by Erin O'Brien

In part one, we highlighted area wineries and wine-themed fun in Omaha. In this part two, we’ve got ideas on where to grab a bottle of vino along with great local wine accompaniments.

Wine Shops Where You Can Enjoy a Glass or Grab a Bottle:

Omaha Wine Company offers over 1,000 wine options and boasts the country’s largest selection of high-end Napa, Oregon, and Washington State wines. Their shelves are also stocked with wines from other famous regions from around the globe. Have questions or want recommendations? Owners Hasan and Michelle

Wine-cation in Omaha: Part 1

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 10:00 AM by Erin O'Brien

While Omaha’s growing as a craft beer destination, we’re toasting to its equally enticing wine scene.

Yes, Omaha area wine is worth traveling for. When you combine wine made from grapes grown in the area’s rich soil with Omaha’s local flavor and the region’s breathtaking views, you can expect a special and memorable experience.

Also, visitors and wine connoisseurs will love to know that Omaha is home to many nationally recognized wine stores and bars ready to offer their expertise and recommendations.

So whether you crave savoring your vino in

7 Gift Ideas for an Omaha Father’s Day

Tuesday, June 15, 2021 4:00 PM by Erin O'Brien

Celebrate Dad in a big way with these ideas out of Omaha. A number of events and activities are happening in and around Omaha on Father’s Day weekend, from sporting events to cars and hikes. And with restaurants and hotels ready to serve you and your family, now you just need to decide which event or activity you want to take in. Our suggestion? Fill an itinerary with a handful of the following ideas.

1. NCAA Men’s College World Series

College baseball is back! The College World Series kicks off Saturday, June 17 at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha.

48 Hours in Omaha: With Your Dog

Monday, April 12, 2021 4:00 PM by Erin O'Brien

Your four-legged friend deserves a getaway. Oh, and you need a break too.

We’ve put together a sample two-day itinerary of dog-focused fun that will make planning a memorable visit with your furiend a whole lot easier. So pack those bags and hop in your car, it’s time for a pawsome spring, summer or fall getaway to Omaha.

Friday

Afternoon

Welcome to Omaha! First things first: Grab food and snacks for your pup’s stay at The Green Spot, a one-stop-shop for organic pet food, toys and supplies. Really get into vacation mode with a “pup pedicure”

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