About the CVB

We Make the Most of Your Visit

The Jacksonville Area Convention & Visitors Bureau promotes a community rich in historical treasures, with thriving arts, education, and culture wrapped in Midwest hospitality. Centrally located between St. Louis and Chicago and halfway between Quincy and Springfield, IL, Jacksonville offers an excellent place to live, work, and play with opportunities to experience history, events, entertainment, shopping, lodging, and dining.

Got a Group Ready to Visit Us?

Our team is ready to help you plan and book your group outing, meeting, wedding, or sports tournament. We work closely with our destination partners to check availability of the right-sized venues while packaging amenities into the overall experience that are fun and appropriate for your group. Just request a proposal for your next event. Stop by our visitors center for visitors guides, maps, and Jacksonville-branded merchandise! We have a meeting facility available for small groups built into our office with the Hamilton Center upstairs for larger groups!

Jacksonville Area Convention & Visitors Bureau
310 E. State St.
Jacksonville, IL 62650
(217) 243-5678

Brittany Henry
Executive Director
[email protected]

Tracy Slater, Jr.
Event & Conference Coordinator
[email protected]

Get to Where You’re Going

Find all the info you need and plot your course to explore Jacksonville.

What’s New Around Town

Keep up to date on all that’s happening in the Jacksonville area and at the Convention and Visitors Bureau, including special events, festivals, press releases, and public announcements.

Official member of the Illinois Destinations Association.