Council Bluffs Convention and Visitors Bureau

Council Bluffs
Biking

Walk, pedal, jog, fish…pack your gear for Council Bluffs, Iowa. RECREATION will revive your mind.

Tom Hanafan
River’s Edge Park

Lean back, listen, share, enjoy. RELAXATION will refresh your mind.

Council Bluffs
Bayliss Park

Pause, observe, learn and wonder. REMARKABLE things will renew your mind.

Bob Kerrey
Pedestrian Bridge

Walk, pedal, jog, fish…pack your gear for Council Bluffs, Iowa. RECREATION will revive your mind.

Council Bluffs
Bayliss Park

Lean back, listen, share, enjoy. RELAXATION will refresh your mind.

Council Bluffs
Sunrise by the lake

Pause, observe, learn and wonder. REMARKABLE things will renew your mind.

Lake Manawa
State Park

Walk, pedal, jog, fish…pack your gear for Council Bluffs, Iowa. RECREATION will revive your mind.

Lake Manawa
State Park

Lean back, listen, share, enjoy. RELAXATION will refresh your mind.

Council Bluffs
Fall Sunrise

Pause, observe, learn and wonder. REMARKABLE things will renew your mind.

Hitchcock
Nature Center

Lean back, listen, share, enjoy. RELAXATION will refresh your mind.

WELCOME TO COUNCIL BLUFFS

Council Bluffs, Iowa, what a surprise! Genuinely nice people proudly welcome you to a community laced with trails, water, and diamonds. Music, nature, and the latest bedding wrap you with the promise of lasting memories and a good night’s sleep. The stunning beauty of parks and sunsets bring the amazing sky that much closer. Here’s your invitation to experience our Iowa Spirit for yourself in Council Bluffs. - Learn More

Council Bluffs Visitor's Guide

Visitor’s Guide

The Council Bluffs Visitors Guide is a resource for visitors and our residents alike! Beautiful photographs, descriptions, and location information acquaint you with destinations throughout Council Bluffs and Pottawattamie County. This guide allows you to select those experiences that fit your preferences and time. To access your visitor’s guide, click the download link below.

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Tourism Partners

Tourism Partners

The Council Bluffs Convention and Visitors Bureau is a professional non-profit with numerous memberships and collaborative partners that assist us in providing top notch services.- Learn More

37th Annual Carson Rodeo

Carson Rodeo

The Carson rodeo is known for its big name livestock and some of the best cowboys. Spectators love the small town rodeo atmosphere where you can get real close to the action! - Read More

Experience Our Iowa Spirit


Meet The Team

The Convention and Visitors Bureau is a non-profit (501 c 6) organization that promotes the Council Bluffs region to meeting, convention, and tour groups, sports competitions, and leisure travelers. The CVB helps strengthen the local economy and makes a positive difference for the traveler and for the area.- Read More

Upcoming Events

There is no shortage of events in Council Bluffs to enjoy. Whether you are seeking adventure, relaxation or a signature event, Council Bluffs has it all!