Kearney Staycation Ideas

With summer quickly approaching it is time to start planning some family vacations. But what if you could take an awesome vacation and not spend hours in the car, or spend a bunch of money on airfare? Staycations have been on the rise over the past few years as families want to have a great … Continue reading “Kearney Staycation Ideas”

Just For Fun, Tourism

Inside the Tourism Industry – PT 3

Travel matters – tourism affects our whole community. Your vacation actually impacts more than you may realize, from supporting local jobs and attractions to bringing money into local businesses. The Stagecoach is very familiar with the tourism industry and looks forward to travelers walking through their door each year. This summer is going to be … Continue reading “Inside the Tourism Industry – PT 3”

History & Fine Arts, Just For Fun, Shopping, Tourism

Inside the Tourism Industry – Pt 2

Follow along as we go inside the tourism industry in Buffalo County. Today we are taking a closer look inside our office here at the Kearney Visitors Bureau. Meet Sarah Focke, our Tourism & Convention Sales Manager (aka our local event planning expert). Did you know that Kearney hosts more than 1,350 events each year? … Continue reading “Inside the Tourism Industry – Pt 2”

Conventions, Tourism

Inside the Tourism Industry – Pt 1

Located in the heart of Nebraska, Kearney’s central location and proximity to I-80 has made it a destination for travelers, family reunions and many events and conventions. Kearney is a great place full of attractions and history, but one of the best features is the people! Tourism in Buffalo County helps our community in many … Continue reading “Inside the Tourism Industry – Pt 1”

Guest Bloggers, Tourism

Tourism Matters in Buffalo County

It’s National Travel and Tourism Week and Kearney, along with other communities across the country celebrate how travel matters to American jobs, economic growth and personal well-being. This year’s theme, “Travel Matters,” highlights the innumerable ways in which travel makes up our community culture and economy. Tourism is Nebraska’s 3rd largest industry and supports over … Continue reading “Tourism Matters in Buffalo County”

Conventions, Events, Tourism