A CVB (Conventions and Visitors Bureau) is a non-profit destination marketing organization that provides information about a specific destination. From providing brochures, maps and discounts to inviting convention attendees, delegations and sporting events to our communities, CVB’s are a great resource for local businesses and pleasure travelers.
Typical CVB Services Include:
The Peoria Area Convention and Visitors Bureau (PACVB) Our Mission is to promote the Peoria Area as a destination and contribute to the economic growth of the communities we represent. Through our tourism department, convention sales, sports and marketing, we are a one-stop-shop for discovering everything the Peoria area has to offer.
We focus primarily on four niche visitor-based markets: Leisure Travelers, Group Tour/Motorcoach, Sport Event Planners and Meeting/Convention/Event Planners.
Leisure Travelers: motor coach groups, clubs and community groups, individuals and families
Sporting Events: The Peoria Area has hosted a wide variety of large and small, indoor and outdoor sporting events
Meetings | Events | Conventions: Registration and housing assistance, area services and information, press releases and media information, group dining and entertainment options are just a few services we offer
We are a Membership based Destination Marketing organization.
Membership | Advertising | Marketing: We help promote local member businesses and services through a number of mediums including our annual Peoria Area Experience Guide and newly redesigned website