Nebraska

Columbus/Platte County CVB

A community of 24,000+, Columbus is located just 90 minutes from Omaha, 60 minutes from Grand Island and 50 minutes from I-80.  The US Highway 30 (National Historic Scenic Lincoln Highway/Byway) runs through our vibrant community and we firmly believe you can get here from there!  Columbus and Platte County are growing constantly, affordable for all visitors and easily accessible!

During attendee free time, enjoy a craft cocktail, or shop the unique boutiques downtown, antique hunt, explore one of our 26 parks (try to count all the bald eagles at Lake North), play a round at one of the 3 golf courses or two frisbee golf courses, sip and take in the local flavor at one of our fine restaurants, head off to the races (horses OR stock cars), throw out a line, work together to escape one of 6 themed escape rooms downtown or take in some live music!  You’re cordially invited to visit and come back again and again! Contact up today to plan your trip!

402-276-3606
753 33rd Ave
Columbus, NE 68601
Elite Casino Resorts
Elite Casino Resorts currently owns and operates three premier gaming and resort destinations in Iowa.

Elite Casino Resorts currently owns and operates three premier gaming and resort destinations in Iowa. ELITE Sportsbook™ is Iowa's only locally owned sports book.

- Riverside Casino and Golf Resort® & ELITE Sportsbook™ in Riverside, Iowa, located just 15 minutes from Iowa City, IA.
- Grand Falls Casino & Golf Resort® located just 15 minutes from Sioux Falls, SD
- Rhythm City Casino Resort® & ELITE Sportsbook™ located in the Quad Cities in Davenport, IA.
- Walker’s Bluff Casino Resort® coming in 2023 to Carterville, IL and part of the Southern, IL region.
- Grand Island Casino Resort® coming soon to Grand Island, NE located at the Fonner Park Thoroughbred Track.

Grand Island Tourism

The little things make life grand. Avail yourself of big city opportunities with our small town hospitality in Grand Island – Central Nebraska’s largest city – a day’s drive from all major Midwest cities. The Fonner Park campus offers ~500,000 flexible square feet including two arenas, an expo center, and modern livestock facilities. Additionally, Grand Island features 60 diverse meeting site and three hotel convention properties with up to 14,000 square feet of meeting space.

308-382-4400
201 West 3rd Street
Grand Island, Nebraska 68801
Kearney CVB

Kearney, located in Central Nebraska, is right off I-80 and has the largest convention center between Omaha and Denver. We are pleased to showcase the Younes Campus, a walkable campus featuring 3 meeting venues, 150,000sq ft of flexible space, over 900 hotel rooms, indoor water parks, restaurants, shopping, and a spa.

The Kearney Visitors Bureau offers complimentary services from help planning outings to on-site registration. Contact our amazing staff today.

308-237-3178
1007 2nd Ave
Kearney, NE 68847
Lied Lodge at Arbor Day Farm

Lied Lodge at Arbor Day Farm offers a unique, inspiring setting for your next meeting, conference, or retreat. The soaring timber architecture, conservation practices, accredited conference standards, and a commitment to service excellence make this facility the natural choice for your next event.

402-873-8705
2700 Sylvan Road
Nebraska City, NE 68410
Sarpy County, Neb., Tourism


Sarpy County welcomes visitors whether at the gas pump at the convenience store or in the booth next to you at the restaurant. Visitors will find Nebraskans more than ready to provide directions or a helping hand whenever needed.


There is plenty to occupy visitors’ days in Sarpy County from the Fontenelle Forest in Bellevue to the Holy Family Shrine near Gretna – and all points between. As for the visitors’ nights there are breweries, restaurants and treat shops galore.

402-332-5771
12356 Ballpark Way
Papillion, NE 68046
York County CVB

York is ideally situated at the junction of I-80, Hwy-34 and Hwy-81, the Pan-American Highway. We are literally not only at the Crossroads of the Midwest, but at the Crossroads of the Nation. It is located in an area steeped in history, with museums, softball complex, lush gol courses, live theater productions, hiking/biking trails, 645+ lodging rooms, 41 dining opportunities and a convention center seating up to 1,1000 awaits your visit to York.

402-362-4575
601 N Lincoln Ave
York, NE 68467