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
Appleton, WI 54914
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
Plan a memorable gathering with over 75,000 sq. ft. of flexible indoor/outdoor event space. Connect over drinks by hosting a cocktail hour on one of our many outdoor terraces or in our pre-function halls. Host a trade show or convention in the expansive exhibit hall. Or stage a memorable gala, conference, training, or dinner in our magnificent Coral or Oakdale ballrooms. While enjoying your stay, grab a drink or a meal at our in-house restaurant and coffee shop, take a walk through the wetland trails off the back terrace, or grab a book from our Iowa Writer’s Library. Later, explore our neighbors in the Iowa River Landing and enjoy international restaurants, luxury retailers and brewpubs all within walking distance of the hotel.
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.
Located in the heart of America, Kansas City, Kan. is an astonishing ethnic and culturally diverse city infused with flavors, traditions and languages that make KCK a true melting pot. Whether it’s for a long weekend stay or just an afternoon spent mural-chasing, you'll enjoy discovering a unique cultural heritage unlike anywhere else in the Kansas City region.
Kansas City, KS 66101
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
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
The newly constructed Terre Haute Convention Center is the premier event venue in the Wabash Valley. Located in the heart of historic downtown Terre Haute, the center borders Illinois for easy driving distance in the bi-state area. The center offers more than 12,000 sq. ft. of flexible ballroom space with the ability to seat up to 1000 attendees and offer additional breakout space on two floors. For client convenience, there is an attached hotel and attached parking garage for multiple date events.
The convention center offers on-site catering, audio visual services, professional event staff and event planning, and first-class service.
Terre Haute, Indiana 47807
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
Milwaukee is a city that embodies the true spirit of hospitality and culture, making it the perfect destination for your next event. And with the Wisconsin Center's expansion, there's no better time to plan your visit. With the project scheduled to be complete in May 2024, the new renovations will boast a total of 1.3 million square feet, including 300,000 square feet of new exhibition space, 52 state-of-the-art breakout rooms, and a rooftop ballroom with stunning city views. The Wisconsin Center has everything you need to make your event a huge success.
But what truly sets Milwaukee apart is its unique spirit, one that's created by the city's diverse experiences and welcoming people. You won't find this kind of energy anywhere else, and it's what makes an event in Milwaukee truly one-of-a-kind. So why settle for a run-of-the-mill event when you can host something truly special here? Our dedicated team of planning professionals and CVB are here to make your event planning process as easy and stress-free as possible.
And there's no better time to visit Milwaukee than now, as we've been named one of National Geographic's 25 Best Places in the World to Visit for 2023. Discover more about what makes Milwaukee so special at visitmilwaukee.org/meet, and experience our unique spirit for yourself when you choose Milwaukee as your next event destination.
MILWAUKEE, WI 53203-2926
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.
Opportunities for family fun abound in Aberdeen. Visit the Dacotah Prairie Museum, enjoy a walk through our Highlands Historic District, take in a show at the Capitol Theatre, and experience a variety of locally-owned stores, boutiques and restaurants. Aberdeen has well-maintained bike trails, beautiful parks and campgrounds and two state parks are just a short drive away. And of course, Storybook Land will capture your imagination and fill your heart with wonder as you revisit favorite fairy tales and fables. Plan your budget-friendly family adventure at www.visitaberdeensd.com.
Aberdeen, SD 57401
With a wonderful array of sites and attractions… accommodations and restaurants… meeting and convention facilities… and countless recreational activities, Akron/Summit County should be your next destination for fun and excitement. Our proud heritage as a pioneering center of industry and innovation creates the foundation on which our community now rests. While visiting, you will not be able to ignore the sense of pride and accomplishment seen on the faces of our hospitality partners. From opening doors to ensuring your complete satisfaction, we promise to make your visit one to remember.
Akron, OH 44308