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Meetings & Events

Elevate Your Event

Omaha boasts a rich history of innovation, and at The Farnam, we aim to drive that legacy into the future with brilliant service and stimulating settings. Plan your meeting, event, or social gathering at The Farnam and choose from up to 5,000 square feet of meeting space, complete with a ballroom, boardroom, and flexible function spaces.

Meeting & Event Amenities

  • Flexible & Modern Event Space
  • State-of-the-Art Audiovisual Equipment
  • Catering Packages
  • High-Speed WiFi
  • Portable Stage
  • Panoramic City Views
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Rosewater Ballroom

3,304 sq. ft. | Up to 368 guests

With space for up to 368 attendees, the Rosewater Ballroom is the perfect venue for larger conferences and group seminars in an elegant setting with room to spread out.

multiple seating areas in pre-function space


1,077 sq. ft. | Up to 120 guests

The Farnam offers 1,077 square feet of state-of-the-art pre-function space for your meeting or event. Our Prefunction space caters to everything from breakout meetings to networking receptions.

conference table

Mercer Boardroom

371 sq. ft. | Up to 10 guests

The Mercer Boardroom is a space where teams of executives and professionals can gather to get things done. With room for up to ten guests, this boardroom space is ideal for intimate meetings.

u-shape meeting room set-up


353 sq. ft. | Up to 40 guests

Accommodating up to 40 guests, the Wilson room is well-suited for medium-sized corporate events and more. Plan your upcoming gathering in this sleek hotel space.

theater seating in smaller meeting room


358 sq. ft. | Up to 40 guests

The Washburn room features 358 square feet of modern meeting space for productive team events and conferences, made complete with first-rate business equipment.

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Capacity Chart

Meeting Room Dimensions Area
(sq ft)
Theatre Schoolroom Conference U-Shape Reception Banquet
Mercer Boardroom 18x30x9 371 n/a n/a 12 n/a n/a n/a
Wilson and Washburn 40x19x9 711 84 32 30 33 60 40
Rosewater Ballroom 97x38x9 3,304 378 180 78 94 300 230
Prefunction 27x53x9 1,431 n/a n/a n/a n/a 200 n/a
Wilson 19x20x9 353 42 18 12 15 30 20
Washburn 20x20x9 358 42 18 12 15 30 20