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About the MCVB

The Marshalltown Convention & Visitors Bureau (MCVB) has been in operation since 1993. The MCVB is operational through the funding received from a percentage of the Motel/Hotel tax. Their office is located in the Fisher Community Center which was generously donated toour-building the community by William (Bill) Fisher and is the location of Christian Petersen’s final sculpture, “Dedication to the Future”.

Meet in the Middle

Marshalltown is the ideal location offering a convenient drive from all four corners of the state. The MCVB assists groups planning meetings, conventions, tournaments and events hosted in Marshalltown and Marshall County. They can help find the perfect venue to create a memorable moment. They also serve as the contact for group tour planners; showcasing Marshalltown as a destination for tours. See the Planners web page for more information.

Visitor Information

Visitors and the community can find Events online. The MCVB manages a web page that is considered the hub for Marshalltown and Marshall County events. Events are added daily by community members, organizations and businesses offering  events open to the public.

View the digital pages of the Marshalltown Menu, A Guide to Local Eateries.

Stop by the MCVB office for a Marshalltown Visitors Guide, map and other brochures about  Marshalltown and the area. The visitor guide replicates most of the information that is found on their website. No matter your interest, Marshalltown has something for everyone.


MCVB Mission Statement

The Marshalltown Convention and Visitors Bureau is dedicated to promoting the Marshalltown area as a destination for meetings, conventions, group tours, and recreational activities, with an emphasis on overnight business.    Adopted:  August 24, 2000

MCVB Board of Directors

The Marshalltown Convention & Visitors Bureau meets every fourth Thursday of the month at 4 pm. typically, the meeting is held at the Fisher Community Center but has met at other locations in Marshalltown. Agenda.

CVB Board of Directors

Ken Huge Chair
Bob Untiedt Secretary
Jessica Vint Treasurer
Tyler Wollam Past Chair
Heidi Drager
Al Hoop
Shelley Lechnir
Kyley Leger
Mark Shaffer
Julie Thomas


David Barajas, Jr. CEO, Marshalltown Regional Partnership
Val Ruff Executive Director
Shauna Banks Executive Assistant
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