All your Need to know Information for the NCAA Men’s College World Series
June 17-28/29, 2016
Welcome to Omaha and the “Greatest Show on Dirt!” More than 8 million fans have experienced the excitement as the best in college baseball battle to victory. Enjoy tailgating with fans from across the country and in between games explore Omaha’s world-renowned attractions and friendly neighborhoods. Look below for information on how to purchase tickets, where to stay in Omaha, tips for fans and more.
CWS Fan Information
*FREE WiFi AVAILABLE DURING CWS – Cox Communications is offering its nearly 550 WiFi hotspots throughout our community, free of charge, during the College World Series.
Seating Layout – See the seating layout at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha.
College World Series Inc. – Check out the latest information about whats going on at the CWS.
NCAA – View the daily schedule, find out about Fan Fest and more.
OTHER HELPFUL INFO:
• The following items are NOT permitted into TD Ameritrade Park Omaha: bottles or cans, food or drink coolers, outside food or drink (20-ounce or smaller empty, clear plastic bottles will be allowed for water), large bags or back packs, frisbees or beach balls, drones, large umbrellas, laser pointers, artificial noisemakers, fireworks, illegal drugs and alcohol, weapons of any kind, including lawfully concealed firearms, commercial signs or banners without the prior approval of TD Ameritrade Park Omaha, and any item deemed to challenge public safety.
• Cameras ARE permitted for still photography and video for personal use, but lens length must be shorter than approximately one inch, and no additional detachable lenses will be permitted.
• Gates open 2 hours in advance of game time (parking lots open at 8:00 a.m. for all game days)
• Fans must leave between games. Gates will reopen either two hours before the next game, or if less than two hours, once the stadium had been cleared.
• TD Ameritrade Park Omaha is a smoke-free facility. Any person who refuses to comply with the policy shall be subject to ejection from the facility. Outside smoking areas are located outside all entry gates. Smokers must stay 20 feet away from the gate entrance.
• Law enforcement personnel and security officers will be at all entrances to the stadium to screen fans and employees. Purses, fanny packs, medical kits and other personal items brought into the stadium may be subject to inspection. Please report all suspicious behavior in parking lots and inside the stadium to law enforcement personnel immediately.
• Per Nebraska State Law, open containers of alcohol are not allowed on public streets. Officers will be strictly enforcing “open container” and “minor in possession violations.”
BEHIND-THE-SCENES STADIUM TOURS:
June 21 – June 24 9:30 am AND 10:30 am $7 per person
Tickets will be sold at the stadium box office in advance and on tour days. Tours will give fans an exciting inside look at the stadium. Guides will take them to the press level, team locker rooms, the dugout, batting cages, and other areas not typically accessible to the public.
FAMILY FUN ZONE:
A 100 foot tall Ferris wheel will be the main attraction in addition to face painting, balloon animals, vendors, and food trucks from local favorites Piccolo’s, Chicago Dawg House, Hog Wild BBQ, and B-skew’d. Fans will have the opportunity to dine on everything from bacon wrapped fried meatballs to authentic Chicago-style hot dogs. The Ferris wheel will cost $5 per ride and the other children’s activities will be free of charge. The Ferris wheel will be open every day June 17th – July 3rd from 11:00am – 11:00pm. Other children’s activities will have varied hours.
You can contact TD Ameritrade Park Omaha at 402-546-1800 (once the College World Series begins) if you have any questions during the CWS. The CWS Omaha hotline (402-554-4404) will also be in service on game days.