Colby Convention & Visitors Bureau
The Colby Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) is a quasi-department of the City of Colby managed by and located within the Colby/Thomas County Chamber of Commerce office.
Mission Statement: We champion Colby as a premier choice for tourism, events, meetings, and conventions.
Experience the small town feel with big city amenities at our Oasis on the Plains.
The board members are represented by six lodging facilities and four businesses and appointed by the mayor. The advisory board meets monthly. The CVB is financed by the 5% guest tax. The annual budget is approved by the Colby City Council.
Colby Visitors Center
ADDRESS: I-70 at Exit 53
PHONE: (785) 460-0076
HOURS: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday -Friday; 12 p.m. – 5 p.m., Saturday
The Colby Visitors Center is located on I-70 at the Exit 53 interchange. This unique building incorporates traditional Kansas limestone with a contemporary design that includes a real grain bin recognizing the importance of grain and agriculture to our area. Travelers are invited to stop by and visit with the friendly staff, enjoy a cup of coffee, check the weather, peruse the wealth of Kansas travel brochures, and learn more about the history of Colby.
Colby CVB Advisory Board
Martha Brewer – Chance Management
James Farris – Colby Events Center
Quinnlyn Carpenter – Woofter Construction & Irrigation
Lisa Endreola – Hampton Inn
Randy Mathews- Prairie Museum of Art & History
Dana Carter – City Limits Convention Center
Penny Vogler – Holiday Inn Express
Leesa Wark – Strutt Insurance Services
Bonnie Werth – Donelan Jewelry
Shanda Mattix – Barnwood & Bling