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The Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel

Event Types

Looking to bring your sports team to the perfect event venues in Lincoln NE? You have come to the right place. Our premier hotel near Memorial Stadium has everything you need for a winning stay with a convenient location near local sport arenas, extensive on-site amenities and great group packages.

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We Excel at Sports!

Before heading off to the sport venues, start your day in The Cafe at The Cornhusker with an optional breakfast buffet or grab a quick snack at Starbucks®. Then celebrate victory with a meal at Miller Time Pub & Grill, our restaurant that serves a variety of delicious beverages and bites. You can also shop for your favorite snacks, drinks and goodies at the Gift Shop in our Lobby. It's open 24 hours a day.

Team Benefits

  • Full service Marriott amenities
  • Full restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Large meeting space for team gatherings
  • Conference rooms for use as a briefing room or other small gatherings
  • Adjoining rooms
  • Indoor pool
  • Fitness Center
  • Concierge Level
  • Discounted rates when you reserve a block of rooms


  • Abbott Sports Complex - 8.3 miles
    One of the finest sports complexes in the nation, with over 100 acres, with 60 of those acres being professionally maintained fields. The multipurpose indoor facility holds 11 volleyball courts, four basketball courts and one indoor turf field.
  • Speedway Sporting Village - 2.6 miles
    Lincoln's newest sporting facility with ten soccer fields and Lincoln's largest indoor field turf space.
  • Barbara Hibner Soccer (UNL) - 2.4 miles
    Featuring a full-sized, lighted outdoor championship field with a 1,600 square foot miniature soccer field and playground area set for completion in September 2016. Grandstand seating for 2,500 with berm seating and standing room areas are located around the field. Free parking for up to 600 vehicles in the adjacent lot on the East side of the stadium.
  • Abel Stadium - Nebraska Wesleyan University - 5.2 miles
    The Prairie Wolves football, soccer and outdoor track and field teams compete inside of Abel Stadium on Weary Field and Greeno Track. Seating 2,500, the stadium features a big screen, covered camera deck and expanded press box.


  • Woods Tennis Center - 1.5 miles
    Wood Tennis Center has been part of Lincoln since 1985. The Tennis Center has 6 indoor and 9 outdoor courts, locker facilities and a snack bar.
  • Nebraska Tennis Academy - Abbott Sports Complex - 8.3 miles
    The sprawling tennis facility located at the Abbott Sports Complex includes 6 indoor climate controlled courts and 12 outdoor hard courts. Facilities include a full-service health and fitness center, locker rooms, players' lounge and tennis pro shop.
  • Knight Fieldhouse - Nebraska Wesleyan University - 4.9 miles
  • Sid and Hazel Dillon Tennis Center - UNL - 2.4 miles

Lincoln NE Event Venues

  • Pinnacle Bank Arena - 1.1 miles
    Multi-purpose arena that is home to several sporting events and concerts. We are one of the leading hotels near Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln, Nebraska!
  • Devaney Sports Complex - UNL - 2.2 miles
    The Bob Devaney Sports Center is a sports complex on the campus of the University of Nebraska in Lincoln, Nebraska, it is home to the Cornhuskers volleyball, wrestling, gymnastics, indoor track and field and swimming and diving teams.
  • Speedway Sporting Village - 2.6 miles
    Speedway Village is the premier destination for sports, athletic development and family entertainment. It includes Defy Gravity, indoor turf space, sports performance in addition to outside sporting fields.


Frequently Asked Questions

How many rooms do I need to block in order to get a group rate for my sports team? 

  • The Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel requires that you book at least 10 rooms per night to qualify for the group rate discount.

What is the reservation process? When do we get the rooming list and can we make adjustments if necessary? 

  • Teams staying at The Cornhusker can book using individual call-in reservations or a rooming list which must be received a minimum of 28 days in advance of arrival to the hotel. Adjustments to the rooming list can be made up to 24 hours in advance of arrival at The Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel in Lincoln, Nebraska.


  • Ice Box - 2.4 miles
    A 5,010-seat, multi-purpose arena in Lincoln, Nebraska. It was adapted for hockey upon the Lincoln Stars' (a junior ice hockey team) arrival. The Ice Box also hosts the Lincoln Ice Hockey Association youth hockey programs.

Motor Sports

  • Pinnacle Bank Arena - 1.1 miles
    Multi-purpose arena that is home to several sporting events and concerts.
  • Eagle Raceway - 17 miles
    IMCA governed track that also includes Mini E Raceway.

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