CVB News

Welcome To Our New Partners

The Convention & Visitors Bureau promotes local businesses to visitors in a variety of ways, including a visitors guide, website, displays at the tourist information centers, etc. We welcome the

USTA Predicts Near Normal Holiday Travel in 2022

The U.S. Travel Assoc. is predicting a return to almost normal travel trends in America this holiday season. After two years of smaller celebrations and canceled trips, Americans are looking forward

Local Tourism Faring Well in 2022!

For local travel statistics, check out the CVB's Public Reporting Dashboard. You'll find statistics about group business, website visits, hotel bookings, etc. Click on the graphics for more details

Sales Manager Earns RCMA Certification

Congratulations to Melissa Evans, group sales manager for the Convention & Visitor Bureau, on earning certification from the Religious Conference Management Assoc. A Certified Faith-Based Meeting

Nominations Open for 2023 Salute to Travel & Tourism Awards

The Convention & Visitors Bureau is accepting nominations for the 2023 Salute to Travel & Tourism Awards. Nominations can be made in five categories at http://bit.ly/CVBAwardNominations. Previous

CVB Group Sales Department Staff Hit the Road to Promote Springfield

CVB staff represents Springfield at trade shows and other events year-round to promote Springfield as a travel destination. Coming soon or recently attended are the following: Travel South

MSAE, SGMP Offer Networking Opportunities for Local Businesses

If you're looking for an opportunity to network and build new business relationships in Missouri, consider two organizations that I’m proud to say I’m a member of. Missouri Society of Association

Check out the Groups Coming to Springfield this Winter

Winter weather doesn't mean group business is cooling off in Springfield. Several groups will meet in the city in the coming weeks. Combined, they add up to more than 3,000 room nights at local hotels

First Quarter Report for FY 22/23

Each quarter, the Convention & Visitors Bureau staff prepares a report for the City of Springfield detailing activities of the previous quarter and plans for the next. Click on the "Download

CVB Staff Learning More About the Community

Whether it's little-known history or well-known attractions, CVB staff members are always learning about the community so we can do a better job of telling visitors about things to see and do in the