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.
We have many ways of accommodating your event needs; from small to larger events we have the space for you to host your special event. We have an in-house bar in our lobby as well as one available in our event center; bartender included for your special event. We have been honored to have a variety of events here at The Cardinal Inn; anything from your Christmas party; baby shower or wedding we would be happy to have your event here where you can count on excellent service; and helpful staff.
You know you need to have an off-site meeting or retreat, but putting the whole thing together feels overwhelming. Even if you've done it before, there are a gazillion details to handle and it's inevitable that the host site won't be ready or will screw something up. NOT at Carol Joy Holling Center. We pride ourselves on superior hospitality and care of our guests. From your first phone call to the end of your experience, we will make it as easy as possible for you. Tell us what space and services you need, then you can focus on meeting your goals. We'll take care of the rest.
A community of over 22,000, Columbus is easy and convenient to reach. It is located 90 minutes from Omaha and Lincoln, 75 minutes from Grand Island and 50 minutes from I-80. U.S. Highway 30 (Historic Lincoln Highway) and 81 intersect in the city. Columbus is affordable, accessible and ready to take your event to the next level!
During your attendees' free time, they can enjoy shopping in our unique specialty shops, antique stores and mall, dining in our fine restaurants with a local flavor and relaxing and playing at our recreational facilities.
Gering is where successful meetings have a fresh new look! The Gering Civic Center is Western Nebraska’s premier multi-function conference and event facility offering 25,500 sq. ft. of newly remodeled-attractive space for meetings of all size. The Grand Ballroom has been expanded to accommodate general sessions up to 1,100 and banquets to 700; capabilities to divide into seven individual rooms with state-of-the-art audiovisual amenities. Adjacent to the Ballroom is a spacious lobby for registration, hospitality and vendor areas. On-site catering services and experienced meeting planning professionals are ready to serve associations who take advantage of Gering for affordable and memorable meetings. Extraordinary food and exemplary customer service are Gering’s earned reputation and trademarks!
Experience the finest multi-function meeting and convention facilities in Western Nebraska. We will make everything from initial planning to the final banquet a pleasant, rewarding experience. A true one-stop shopping experience, we are ready to assist with local programs, registration assistance, name badges, local information, room blocks, custom itineraries, activities, spouse tours and recreational opportunities. Scotts Bluff County Tourism customizes your experience to suit your needs.
Grand Island – Central Nebraska’s largest city located within a day’s drive of all major Midwest cities, where you can be guaranteed big town opportunities with small town hospitality. Offering 60 meeting sites – diverse, unique, large and small, you’ll find them all in Grand Island. Four hotel convention properties offering from 3,000 to 14,000 sq. ft. of meeting space and the 7,500-seat, 170,000 sq. ft. multi-purpose Heartland Events Center with 8,000 sq. ft. Bosselman Conference Center. Home to five nationally and regionally recognized attractions and 25 recreational facilities, including six golf courses there is plenty to do during free time in the “#1 Birding Spot in the World.” Grand Island is easily accessible from I-80 and US Highways 281, 30, 34 and NE Highway 2, as well as the Central NE Regional Airport with flights operating daily to Dallas/Fort Worth and twice weekly to Las Vegas and Phoenix-Mesa.
It’s ALL RIGHT HERE at Fonner Park in Grand Island, conveniently located in the heart of Nebraska just minutes off of Interstate 80 at Exit 314. See what we have to offer!
The Heartland Events Center, including the Bosselman Conference Center, provide all the necessary amenities for business meetings, trade shows, conventions, athletic/sporting events, concerts, and more! The Center’s multipurpose capabilities allow great flexibility for all types of events.
Kearney is known for affordable meetings with outstanding service from a variety of first-class facilities to budget-friendly properties. Kearney has over 300,000 sq. ft. of meeting/event space. All hotels are located within a half mile of restaurants, nightlife and walking trails. No matter your budget or style, Kearney has a room for you. As far as the sporting arena, if you can shoot it, kick it, throw it or hit it, Kearney has the venues for you. Kearney offers outstanding entertainment, recreational, historical and cultural attractions along with a variety of eating establishments and unique shopping opportunities.
Younes Hospitality is a long-standing leader in Nebraska’s hotel industry. The company owns and operates more than 12 hotels of various brands in Kearney, Hastings, Norfolk, Columbus, Fremont, and Grand Island, Nebraska.
Younes Hospitality offers new hotel properties with upscale accommodations and features that today’s hotel guest has come to expect, including oversized rooms with free high-speed wireless internet, refrigerators and microwaves, speakerphones with voice mail, coffee makers and hairdryers and electronic entry systems. Each property meets the highest of standards which are well above what their franchise agreements requires; including large screen HDTVs and HD Programming.
Lied Lodge & Conference Center 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.
Visit Norfolk invites you to NEVER STOP EXPLORING.
Local festivals, a beautiful downtown district, shopping, trails, museums, and ongoing attractions and recreation; we have something for everyone! We promise to arrange a unique and memorable experience, whether it be a day tour or an extended stay and individualized attention with arrangements that are taylored to each specific need and interest.
We invite you to put our hospitality to the test and discover for yourself what the Norfolk area has to offer.
The tradition of western hospitality in North Platte began when Buffalo Bill built his Scout’s Rest Ranch here. Now your meetings can tap into the hospitality and professionalism exemplified by Buffalo Bill, which is still present in the staff of the North Platte VB and the various meeting facilities throughout the city. A partnership with North Platte Community College is available to assist you with Continuing Education certification for your attendees.
Omaha is an innovative destination in the center of the country offering easy accessibility, affordability and fun, spiked with a heavy dose of Midwestern hospitality.
Omaha’s Convention Center and Arena, CenturyLink Center Omaha, offers more than 250,000 square feet of flexible space and is just a short drive from the airport. With more than 13,000 rooms available, convention planners have a variety of accommodation choices.
Make your event one to remember. Located in West Point, Nebraska, we are just what you are looking for. Nestled Centrally in Northeast Nebraska, and within an hour of major cities including Sioux City, Iowa, Omaha, Columbus, Norfolk, and Fremont, Nebraska. Affordable pricing for room rental, and outside catering allowed. FREE Fiber High-Speed Internet that includes WIFI, and FREE parking. Second to none customer service and our middle name is Flexible.
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, and was indeed a traveler’s stop on the original pioneer trails over 145 years ago.