2021 Nebraska Tourism Conference


Join us at the annual Nebraska Tourism Conference! This year's event will be taking place Oct. 19-21, 2021 in Grand Island. Details on the conference agenda and schedule will be available soon. Please keep an eye out on Nebraska Tourism's industry emails for more information to be announced.  


Registration opens late summer. Registration form and payment must be received by Friday, October 15. 

To register for the conference: 

  1. Complete registration form here and mail it back 
  2. Register online here 

*Please note that online registrations require a 10% transaction fee. Sponsors may register online this year with a promo code. 



Registration includes printed materials, meals and daily activities. 

  1. Full Registration for CVBs & Chambers: $225
  2. Full Registration for Non-CVBs & Non-Chambers: $175
  3. Tuesday, Oct. 19 Only: $60 
  4. Wednesday, Oct. 20 Only: $100
  5. Thursday, Oct. 21 Only: $150 
  6. Celebrate Nebraska Banquet Only: $60  
  7. Conference Registration for Students: $50 




Start making your room reservations today.

Ramada Midtown 
2503 S. Locust St. 
Grand Island, NE 68801

Phone: (308) 384-1330

Request the Nebraska Tourism Conference Room Block for a rate of $106.95 + Tax.  To receive the room block rate, reservations must be made by Saturday, September 18, 2021.

You can make reservations by visiting Ramada Midtown's website here



There is a NEW sponsorship opportunity available! Interested in getting in front of Nebraska's tourism industry? Check out the 2021 sponsorship packet below. 

2021 Sponsorship Opportunities 


Industry Awards 

This year the Nebraska Tourism Commission will be recognizing outstanding businesses, events, marketing campaigns, and individuals. There are seven awards: Friend of Tourism, Outstanding Event (two awards based on population size), Outstanding Marketing Campaign, Outstanding Tourism Attraction, Outstanding Agritourism or Ecotourism Entity, and the Henry Fonda Award.

Category details and nomination guidelines can be found below. The deadline to submit award nominations is Friday, September 10. Email submissions are encouraged but are not required. Email nominations to [email protected].

The 2021 Industry Awards will be presented on the evening of Thursday, October 21.

2021 Industry Awards 


Thank You to Our Sponsors


PLatinum sponsors 

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AAA Living Kearney Visitors Bureau Turner Dean Runyan Associates