Convention Bureau Services include the following:

  • Detailed information on Convention Facilities (see below)
  • Meeting Places
  • Lodging
  • Dining
  • Bid Presentation
  • Site selection assistance
  • Suggestions for speakers, entertainment, spouse programs and tours
  • Registration assistance and name tags provided when requested
  • Arrangements for special opening ceremonies
  • Area brochures, maps, pens/pencils, and discount coupons for shopping
  • Local Publicity

Contact the CVB for more information about planning a convention.


Convention Facilities

McPherson has two conventions facilities that are located at the intersection of I-135 and Highway 56. Each Convention Center can hold up to 400 people. The McPherson Opera House, located in downtown McPherson, has meeting facilities available for groups of 90 or smaller. In addition, several of the McPherson restaurants and both colleges, McPherson and Central Christian College, have meeting and banquet facilities.

BEST WESTERN HOLIDAY MANOR / CONVENTION CENTER

2211 East Kansas Avenue
1-888-841-0038

HOTEL SERVICES: Whether your group is large or small, let us handle your conference or reception. We offer outstanding meeting and banquet facilities for groups from 50 to 500 at our Holiday Center. It is a spacious facility for any event and we have a professional, courteous staff ready to serve you.

Our facility will provide you with the comfort and amenities you deserve while away from home. All our 109 guest rooms feature 25″ or larger remote control TV with free HBO, in room coffee, iron and ironing board, hair dryer, free local calls and free high speed internet access. Business rooms also include an oversized desk with a refrigerator as well as a recliner to relax in after a long day. Work out in our fitness center and then relax in our indoor or outdoor pool with whirlpool. We offer a complimentary deluxe continental breakfast daily or you can enjoy a full service meal at Montana Mike’s Steakhouse.

Room Theatre Classroom Banquet Recept. Dimen. Sq Foot
Holiday Center 525 300 525 550 58′ x 80′ 4,640
Golden 130 90 90 175 28′ x 56′ 1,568
Harvest 120 65 80 125 18′ x 58′ 1,044
Sunset 220 125 140 340 34′ x 58′ 1,972
Golden Harvest 280 160 200 375 46′ x 58′ 2,576
Harvest Sunset 340 200 250 475 52′ x 58′ 3,016
Room 106 50 35 - - 29′ x 29′ 841

Watch a video about the meeting facilities at the Holiday Manor.

THE CEDARS CONFERENCE CENTER
1021 Cedars Drive
The newly built conference center offers two large banquet halls with the ability to combine the halls into one great hall for larger audiences (seating for 300). Each hall is outfitted with a state-of-the-art presentation system. From the plush and exquisite to the simple and stylish, the house chefs of The Cedars Conference Center are ready to prepare exactly what you’re looking for in any meeting or banquet setting. Select from our detailed menu of entrees, appetizers, and deserts or customize your meal choices with our house chefs for a memorably unique gathering. More information can be found at www.thecedars.org 620-241-0919

Watch a video about the meeting facilities at The Cedars.

 

ECONOLODGE / PERKINS RESTAURANT
2111 East Kansas Avenue
EconoLodge: 1-800-362-0072
Perkins: 1-620-241-0983

HOTEL SERVICES: Rooms feature king, queen, or two double or two queen beds. All guest rooms feature a remote control cable TV, direct dial phones, and free local phones. Nonsmoking rooms are available upon request. Fax service available. Indoor pool, whirlpool and sauna are also available. A 12,000 square foot Fun Center in located in the Indoor Courtyard with ping pong, pool, whirlpool, sauna, and electronic games. You’ll find a new Perkins restaurant also available. Major Credit Cards Accepted. Whether your group is small or large, the staff’s attention to detail and dependability ensures your event goes smoothly.

Room Theatre Classroom Banquet Dimen. Sq Foot
Regency I-II-III 350 200 350 90′ x 58′ 5,220
Regency I 50 30 300 24′ x 58′ 1,392
Regency II 80 50 70 26′ x 58′ 2,320
Regency III 200 100 150 40′ x 58′ 2,320
Knights Room 80 50 70 40′ x 28′ 1,120
Garden Room 75 40 40 40′ x 28′ 1,120

 

MCPHERSON OPERA HOUSE
219 S. Main Street
(620)-241-1952

MEETING FACILITIES: The McPherson Opera House is a multi-purpose facility dedicated to the preservation and advancement of the Arts in McPherson and the surrounding communities. Providing rental space for events allows patrons to utilize the facilities and enjoy the unique beauty of the Opera House.

Room Capacity
Rose Morris 50 persons
NCRA Community Meeting Room 50 persons
Grand Ballroom 90 persons
(guests and service staff)
West Arts Center 30 persons
East Arts Center (with kiln) 30 persons

Watch a video about the meeting facilities at the McPherson Opera House.