News Releases

Stay updated on what's going on in Omaha's Tourism Community. The below media releases range from hotel renovations to Omaha Convention & Visitors Bureau news to Omaha convention announcements. For more information on any of the below releases, email Jodi Hoatson at

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OMAR the Troll Learns Español

September 03, 2020
Omaha’s bluest resident is now bilingual and can communicate with more families visiting the Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge.

Visit Omaha Executive Director Resigns

June 15, 2020
OMAHA, NE. June 15, 2020 – The city of Omaha has accepted the resignation of Visit Omaha Executive Director Keith Backsen, effective July 3, 2020.
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Share Your #CWSwave

June 12, 2020
OMAHA, NE. June 12, 2020 – College baseball fans who would normally be enjoying the 2020 CWS Games can still get in on the action.