There is much to discover! Big Cedar Lodge is a tribute to the magnificence of nature, the solidarity of history and the joy of family. We are a one-of-a-kind resort dedicated not only to preserving the soul of the wilderness, but to restoring your soul as well. Here, within a setting of incomparable natural beauty, you’ll stay in dramatic lodge-style accommodations, enjoy world-class recreation and amenities and be pampered by a friendly, attentive staff.
Ridgedale, MO 65739
Lansing, IL 60438
Located in Central Illinois, where Interstates 57 and 70 meet, Effingham offers the perfect centralized location to connect with others. With 16 hotels to unwind at, more than 65 restaurants to indulge in, and countless things to see and do… you’ll be hard-pressed to find a reason to leave.
Grab a menu at our farm to table restaurant, Firefly Grill… Catch a once-in-a-lifetime show at the Effingham Performance Center… Kick back with your favorite IPA at Effing Brew Company in Downtown Effingham… Devour local culture and sink into a laidback way of life. Stay awhile, and you’ll find that ‘awhile’ is never enough.
However you decide to explore Effingham, we encourage you to soak up the people, the places and the experiences that set us apart. For more information, or to view our Calendar of Events, visit www.visiteffinghamil.com or call 1-800-772-0750 to request a free Visitors Guide.
Effingham, IL 62401
Nestled among the hills of Southern Indiana's Hoosier National Forest is a classic American destination: French Lick Resort.
Home to two AAA Four-Diamond nationally historic hotels, three challenging golf courses, two world-class spas, impressive meeting venues and 24/7 gaming at French Lick Casino, our scenic 3,200 acres are yours to explore.
French Lick, Indiana 47432
Grand Wayne Convention Center in downtown Fort Wayne, Indiana, features 225,000 sf of beautifully appointed, fully equipped, customizable event spaces featuring 18 meeting rooms, intuitive floor plans, and on-site event managers and hosts to help make every event planner’s job easier and every guest more comfortable. Adjacent hotels, easy access, and a friendly downtown brimming with walk-to restaurants, pubs, coffee houses, boutiques, and relaxing riverside parks create the ideal event experience. Explore more at grandwayne.com
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Find a savvy retreat on the banks of the Iowa River at Hyatt Regency Coralville & Conference Center, close to Iowa City. Host conventions, receptions, or trade shows in almost 60,000 square feet of cutting-edge event space including two elegant ballrooms and an expanisve exhibit hall. Grab a drink or a meal at our in-house restaurant and coffee shop or head out to explore our neighbors in Iowa River Landing. Enjoy international restaurants, luxury retailers, and brewpubs all within walking distance of the hotel. This energetic haven at a beautifully scenic locale is a convenient home base for business or leisure traveling.
Janesville, Wisconsin’s Great Outside is the ideal destination to hold your next meeting, convention or retreat! Janesville offers a variety of unique and traditional meeting spaces, and a wide selection of hotels, restaurants and attractions including, many affordable options that provide you with great value. The Janesville Area is home to 11 hotels, 888 sleeping rooms and meeting space that can accommodate up to 1,300 people. Janesville is convenient to Madison, Milwaukee, Dubuque, Rockford and Chicago and is easily accessed with four exits off I-90.
Landmark Center serves as a cultural center for music, dance, theater, exhibitions, public forums, and hosts countless special events. Landmark Center is owned and supported by Ramsey County and managed by Minnesota Landmarks, a non-profit agency dedicated to managing and maintaining Landmark Center as a historic landmark and cultural center.
St Paul, MN 55102
Regardless of whether automobiles are a part of your business, M1 Concourse delivers truly memorable and first-class corporate events. M1 Concourse offers an unparalleled venue in Metropolitan Detroit and our vast facilities along with our emphasis on customer experience will ensure your next corporate event sets the standard – Unique. Functional. Exhilarating.
What sets M1 Concourse apart is our ability to utilize the brand new, state-of-the-art Champion Motor Speedway. For automotive suppliers, distributors, and dealers, our track is the ideal environment for marketing events, training, and vehicle deliveries, to name a few. Allow your clients to experience your products the way they were meant to be…driven. Even if your industry is not auto-focused, our ability to offer Race, Speed, Track, Experiences (RSTEs) with professional drivers in supercars will transform any event into a one-of-a-kind experience.
Pontiac, MI 48341
Welcome to Manhattan where you will find a completed downtown redevelopment! Beautiful new dining, lodging, and shopping have been updated to walkable districts and are waiting for you. Driving to Manhattan? One of the first sights to greet you is The Flint Hills Discovery Center. This 35,000 sq. ft. facility will inspire and educate you on the biology and history of the endangered tall grass prairie. Take advantage of this one-of-a-kind venue which provides great breakout or additional meeting space next to the Manhattan Conference Center that is adjacent to multiple hotel properties, all located conveniently near downtown.
Manhattan, KS 66502
Big city charm in a small city setting, that is Dubuque, IA. With state of the art facilities featuring 2,000 to 86,000 square feet of space, this walkable and sustainable community welcomes meetings and conventions of 3 to 3,000 to gather along the Mississippi River any time of the year.
Dubuque, IA 52001
As you make plans to get together face-to-face, go where your guests will say, “Yes!” Host your next business or social gathering in Southwest Michigan.
You can effortlessly entice more attendees to come with Lake Michigan’s golden sand beaches, our vibrant resort towns, championship golf courses, craft drinking establishments and mesmerizing sunsets.
Benton Harbor, Michigan 49022
Kenosha is located in Southeastern Wisconsin, conveniently between Chicago and Milwaukee, making it a perfect destination for small meetings. From formal gatherings to team building, there is a venue to meet your needs. Plan your next small meeting at VisitKenosha.com/Meetings
Come see why groups and organizations from across the country are picking Lincoln to host their next big meeting. Less than a day’s drive from cities such as Denver, Minneapolis, Kansas City and Chicago, Lincoln boasts top-notch facilities for meetings of any size. The popular downtown and Haymarket areas are a hit for restaurants, music and nightlife while over 130 miles of biking and walking trails provide a nice opportunity to see Lincoln’s outdoor beauty.
Lincoln, NE 68508
Watertown is South Dakota's 5th largest city and is home to more state-of-the-art meeting spaces, event venues, and athletic facilities than any city its size. Located right off Interstate 29 it is a great central location to host your next meeting. Our team of professionals are committed to providing all the tools and resources needed to plan the perfect event. For more information visit www.visitwatertownsd.com or call (800) 658-4505 to request a free visitors guide.
Discover historic charm and modern comforts. Set along the Grand River, we have skywalk access to Van Andel Arena and downtown hot spots. We offer nine on-site restaurants and bars, and extensive event space, including four ballrooms and 42 versatile meeting rooms. Enjoy our indoor pool, fitness center, four RoofTop Pickelball courts, and on-site spa.
Find it all in Bloomington: Exceptional services. Customizable meeting venues. 9,638 hotel rooms. Inspiring and inviting atmosphere. Convenient and stress-free. Fast and easy MSP Airport and hotel shuttle. Oh, and the home of Mall of America®.
Our top meeting hotels have all the space you need; Bloomington has over 45+ accommodating hotels, including 20 that have a range of meeting facilities and convention services.
Your next adventure is in Chippewa County, WI. Whether you’re here for business, sporting events, family time, or just to have some fun, the locals welcomes you! From the moment you arrive until the moment you leave, you will enjoy locally crafted beverages, mouth-watering food, breathtaking natural beauty, and charm only found in small town Wisconsin.
The Decatur Area Convention & Visitors Bureau will help coordinate the details of your next meeting or convention – from the initial site selection process to conducting after-convention reviews with you, in anticipation of your next event.
The CVB staff understands that hosting a meeting takes a lot of work and planning. We offer the convenience of being your liaison between the many choices of sites and services available in the Decatur/Forsyth area. From the beginning stages, we will work with you, based on your requirements and budget, in obtaining bids and selecting the venues and services best-suited for your group.