Things to do in Columbia, Maryland
Centrally located between Baltimore and Washington D.C., our prime location in Columbia's unique city center offers all the sophistication of downtown within the serenity of 12 wooded acres. Our Columbia hotel is also positioned a short drive from the Baltimore Washington International airport and close to multiple Metro Stations, providing easy access to Baltimore and our nation's capital. For those of you who choose to drive, we have an abundance of complimentary parking.
Explore the many Columbia area events below, or contact our hotel directly for more information: (410) 730-3900.
Merriweather Post Pavilion
Our Columbia hotel is conveniently located just two miles from Merriweather Post Pavilion, one of the world's most beautiful and storied amphitheatres. Nestled in 40 acres of forest, this entertainment venue features performances by world-renowned artists in a breathtaking setting.
Toby's Dinner Theatre
Share in for a lavish buffet dinner as you view award-winning Broadway shows and original musicals, complete with a live orchestra. Located just minutes from our Columbia Hotel, Toby's Dinner Theatre offers a fun atmosphere to gather with friends or coworkers.
Enrich your stay in Columbia with a powerful performance at Rep Stage, the area's only professional theatre company. Located less than two miles from Sheraton Columbia Town Center Hotel, Rep Stage features award-winning productions at affordable prices.
Columbia Festival of the Arts
June 14 - 29, 2013
Celebrate the arts at this annual festival including exhibitions, free concerts, workshops, family activities and more. Sheraton Columbia Town Center Hotel offers a prime location close to all the excitement!
Spend a thrilling day watching the races at nearby Laurel Park. Just a 20-minute drive from our Columbia hotel, Laurel Park is Maryland's premier horse racing destination and home of the Preakness Stakes.
Ellicott City B&O Railroad Museum
Explore the oldest surviving railroad station in America and hear the compelling story of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad from on-site historians. Only a short drive from our Sheraton Columbia Town Center Hotel, Ellicott City Station is an ideal destination for family-friendly events.
Catonsville Historical Society
Discover an impressive collection of 18th and 19th century antiques and stroll along the beautiful grounds of the Catonsville Historical Society headquarters near our Columbia hotel. Be sure to explore the Society's intriguing events held throughout the year.