We all love free. That’s why we offer a wide range of complimentary (yes, free!) services to make sure you have all the assistance you need for a successful meeting.
The Fond du Lac Area Convention & Visitors Bureau is here to ensure your event experience — convention, meeting or special group event — is a tremendous success. with complimentary services during your events as well as pre- and post-event planning. So C’mon in and let’s get to work!
- Event Dates. Assistance with search for your best available dates, including review of other area events and dates to ensure your optimum lodging availability.
- Local Lodging. We gather availability and rates from local lodging partners for your group and provide a user-friendly chart of hotel options to share with your guests.
- Venue Selection. Based on your specific meeting or event needs, we identify venues that fit your requirements.
- Proposals. On your behalf, we provide your specific function requirements and request proposals from local lodging and venue partners.
- State Tourism Grants. If you’re hosting a regional or national event or meeting in Fond du Lac, your organization may qualify for a Wisconsin Department of Tourism grant. This funding typically offsets facility costs and bid or site fees. Based on your event criteria, the Fond du Lac Area Convention & Visitors Bureau can apply for the grant on your behalf.
Meetings and Special Event Assistance:
- Welcome Bags
- Welcome Bag & Folder Stuffing Assistance
- Area Restaurant List
- Area Maps
- Name Badges
- Volunteer Registration Assistance
- Visitor Information Station
- Welcome Letter
- Community Leader Welcome
- Group Tour Transportation Assistance
- Activity Planning Assistance for Convention Guests or Children’s Programs
- Area Businesses Referral Assistance
- Speaker and Entertainment Referrals
- Fond du Lac Area Attractions and Business Brochures
- Distribute Event Press Releases
- Your Public Event Listing on fdl.com Online Calendar
- Fond du Lac Welcome Sign or Banner
- Customized Welcome Sign At Your Meeting (minimal fee)
- Mailing and Copy Assistance*
If a service isn’t listed here, feel free to ask!
Please contact the Director of Sales at the Fond du Lac Area Convention & Visitors Bureau for any special requests.
*Service availability based on group room block for sleeping rooms and a fee may apply.