- Our list of the best things to do in Council Bluffs, Iowa, features the top 85 nearby activities — including 34 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Council Bluffs, IA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Amusement, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 19 things to do within the city of Council Bluffs, IA , followed by 66 popular activities in nearby cities, including Omaha, Bellevue, Papillion, Missouri Valley, Boys Town, Gretna and Springfield
92% 13 votes
72nd Street & Highway 370, Papillion, NE 68046 MoreLess Info
A shopping center, Shadow Lake Towne Center features dozens of retailers that include department stores, apparel, electronics, restaurants, home furnishings, grocery and services. Retailers include Best Buy, JC Penney, Hy-Vee, Gordmans and Verizon Wireless, among others.
62% 50 votes
1350 S 119th Street, Omaha, NE 68144 MoreLess Info
Known for their frog legs, the Brother Sebastian's Steak House & Winery offers customers U.S.D.A Choice Nebraska Angus steaks. The restaurant is medieval themed with the dining rooms being dimly lit and decorated with monastery paraphernalia.
Defy Gravity USA is a trampoline park featuring wall to wall trampoline rooms. Defy Gravity offers free jump and dodge ball sessions as well as a fitness program. Club explosion sessions are also available with prismatic lightning and pounding music.
Year round scuba diving and swim classes are offer at DiVentures. Their state of the art aquatic center provides many activities for kids, families, and even corporate groups in what is considered to be one of the largest scuba and swim venues in the United States.
89% 35 votes
13603 Flanagan Blvd., Boys Town, NE 68010 MoreLess Info
Started as a boy's orphanage in 1917 by Father Flanagan, a visit to Girls & Boys Town includes the Hall of History, a tour of Flanagan's house and the Leon Myers Stamp Center, promoting stamp collecting and supporting the still-running Boys Town programs through donated stamp sales.
100% 2 votes
9902 Schram Road, Papillion, NE 68046 MoreLess Info
Situated on 450 acres, Walnut Creek Lake & Recreation Area features a 105-acre reservoir with access for fishing and boating. It provides trails suitable for hiking, biking and horseback riding, RV and tent campsites and picnic areas.
A 19-screen movie theater, Majestic Cinema of Omaha displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers stadium seating, reclining chairs, game and party rooms, a lounge and in-theater dining.
Lose yourself in more than 60,000 square feet of fun, food, and entertainment at The Amazing Pizza Machine. Attractions include Go-Karts, bumper cars, bowling, and more than 150 arcade games, plus a 100 item buffet.