Midwest hospitality can be found in Kearney. One of the Heartland’s most progressive cities, Kearney lies at the center of America where you will find big city amenities and small town charm.
Kearney is known for affordable meetings with outstanding service from a variety of first-class facilities to budget friendly properties. All 1,600 hotel rooms 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 your next sporting event.
The Kearney Visitors Bureau staff is looking forward to matching your event or convention with the right solutions to make your meeting a success.
Kearney offers outstanding entertainment, recreational, historical and cultural attractions along with over 100 dining establishments and 200 unique shopping opportunities. Home of the Great Platte River Road Archway, University of Nebraska Kearney, Museum of Nebraska Art, Cabela’s, Classic Car Collection and the Annual Migration of 500,000 Sandhill Cranes every Spring.
Kearney Fast Facts
Kearney VB (NE)
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1007 Second Avenue, Kearney, NE 68847
Type of Destination Experience:
College Town, Historic
GSF Exhibit Space (Viaero Event Center): 54,000
Meeting Space, Square Feet (Viaero Event Center): 54,000
Largest Ballroom, Square Feet (Younes Conference Center): 12,798
Sleeping Rooms in largest hotel (Ramada Conference Center): 206
Hotel adjacent to convention facility: Yes
Kearney Regional Airport
Miles to downtown
Cities with non-stop flights1
International cities with direct flights0
Geographic Areas Served:
State of Nebraska, Upper Midwest Region and Plains States
Why Meet in Kearney
Centrally located and easily accessible via I-80 and daily flights to Denver International Airport.
The Younes Conference Center offers 37,000sq ft of meeting space with 2 connecting hotels with 190 guestrooms and 249 adjacent hotel rooms. Two additional full service conference hotels with over 20,000sq ft. The Buffalo County Faigrounds and the Viaero Event Center are great multi-purpose facilities.
The Kearney Visitor Bureau services offered to any size group. Site selection, city-wide room availability, unilimited registration assistance, name badges, folders and much more.