Airport: Columbus Municipal Airport (non-commercial), Eppley Airfield - Omaha (95 miles), Lincoln (80 miles), Grand Island (65 miles)
Major meeting facilities: Ramada - Columbus & River's Edge Conference Center, over 20,000 sq. ft.; Platte County Agricultural Park, 18,500 sq. ft. exhibit space
Attractions: Andrew Jackson Higgins National Memorial, Pawnee Plunge Water Park, Dusters/Gottberg Brew Pub, Glur’s Tavern, public golf courses, Lake North recreational area, US 30 Speedway, antique & specialty shops
A community of over 22,000, Columbus is easy and convenient to reach. It is located 90 minutes from Omaha and Lincoln, 75 minutes from Grand Island and 50 minutes from I-80. U.S. Highway 30 (Historic Lincoln Highway) and 81 intersect in the city. Columbus is affordable, accessible and ready to take your event to the next level!
During your attendees free time, they can enjoy shopping in our unique specialty shops, antique stores and mall, dining in our fine restaurants with a local flavor and relaxing and playing at our recreational facilities.
Experience the difference! The Columbus Convention and Visitors Bureau offers complimentary services to help make any event go smoothly. Contact us today so we can share our services and facilities we can offer your group or event. We guarantee service above and beyond!