Discover Fun Things to Do in Syracuse
When you stay at the Country Inn & Suites in Liverpool, NY, you are minutes from some of the best things to do in Syracuse, like attending Orange football games at Syracuse University and seeing your favorite band at St. Joseph’s Health Amphitheater at Lakeview. At Destiny USA, you can browse the shops, sit down to a meal, ride the antique carousel and play a round of laser tag. You can also visit the animals at Rosamond Gifford Zoo or take a hike around Onondaga Lake. Need to catch your flight back home? Syracuse Hancock International Airport is less than four miles away.
Sports and Entertainment Venues:
- NBT Bank Stadium (1.6 miles)
Cheer on the Syracuse Chiefs Triple-A baseball team at NBT Bank Stadium while you celebrate America’s favorite pastime with hot dogs, peanuts and cotton candy.
Phone: +1 (315) 474-7833
- The Oncenter (4.1 miles)
This multipurpose venue features 200,000 square feet of meeting, theater, arena and exhibition space for events from concerts to car shows.
Phone: +1 (315) 435-8000
- Syracuse University (4.8 miles)
This research university is home to more than 22,000 students and Orange football, basketball and lacrosse. Carrier Dome hosts concerts as well as sporting events.
Phone: +1 (315) 443-1870
- Empire Expo Center (5.3 miles)
Eight exhibition halls and 375 acres of ground space are abuzz year-round at this convention center. The center sits on the New York State Fairgrounds, the site of the annual state fair each August.
Phone: +1 (315) 487-7711
- Joseph’s Health Amphitheater at Lakeview (6.3 miles)
Located on the shores of Onondaga Lake, this outdoor concert venue welcomes big-name acts like Shinedown, Imagine Dragons and Dave Matthews Band.
Phone: +1 (315) 435-2121
- Destiny USA (1.9 miles)
Find entertainment for everyone in your group at this destination, home to 250 places to shop, dine and explore. Take on the ropes course at WonderWorks and then reward yourself with a meal at Margaritaville.
Phone: +1 (315) 466-6000
- Onondaga Lake (3 miles)
Discover four trails along the 7.5-mile greenway that meanders around Onondaga Lake. Walk, bike or jog along the trails, or let the kids loose in Wegmans Playground or the Onondaga Lake Skatepark.
Phone: +1 (315) 453-6712
- Rosamond Gifford Zoo (5 miles)
More than 700 animals call this 43-acre, year-round attraction home. Stroll past exhibits that house creatures from sea stars to Asian elephants.
Phone: +1 (315) 435-8511
- Joseph’s Hospital (3.8 miles)
- Crouse Hospital (4.5 miles)
- Upstate Medical University (4.9 miles)