About the CVB

Accredited Destination Marketing OrganizationThe Paducah Convention and Visitors Bureau, the official Destination Marketing Organization for Paducah/ McCracken County, is responsible for generating incremental economic benefit to the community through the attraction and retention of leisure, meeting and group tour visitors, including weddings, family reunions, sporting events, conventions and trade shows. The CVB's overall goal is to ensure a positive visitor experience by providing the most detailed information and the ultimate customer service.

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The Paducah Convention & Visitors Bureau is a quasi-governmental organization, funded by the Transient Room Tax levied on hotel, motel, bed & breakfast accommodations, and overnight room rentals and retreats.

CVB Board Members

Tom Emerson, Chairman

Represents McCracken County

Glen Anderson

Represents Chamber of Commerce

Maurie McGarvey

Represents City of Paducah

Bob Hoppmann

Represents Restaurant Industry

Kim Rust

Represents Lodging Industry

Amy Glasgow

Represents Lodging Industry

Mike Burger

Represents Lodging Industry

Elizabeth Wieneke

Legal Representative

Destination Vision
Paducah, Kentucky will become recognized regionally and nationally as a cultural destination by attracting visitors year-round through our heritage, diverse art forms, natural beauty and annual festivals.

Phone: 270.443.8783 or 800.PADUCAH • Fax: 270.443.0122 • E-Mail: info@paducah.travel

 Accredited Destination Marketing Organization  The DMO is accredited by the
Destination Marketing Accreditation Program (DMAP) of the
Destination Marketing Association International
2025 M Street, N.W., Suite 500, Washington, D.C., 20036, USA
Phone: 202.296.7888.
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