Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB)


  • 4th Tuesday of the following months
    • February
    • May
    • August
    • November
  • City Hall

    12800 Ravine Parkway S
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016

Agendas & Minutes

Meeting minutes are generally not available until they have been approved by the CVB at their next regularly scheduled meeting. 

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


  • Steve Dennis, Chair
  • Justin Olsen, Vice Chair
  • Laurie Levine, Director
  • Roshan Patel, Director


The Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) markets and promotes Cottage Grove as a year-round visitor destination, working in partnership with industries, corporate partners, state partners, city departments and regional destination marketing organizations. The CVB serves as the primary marketing organization responsible for the development and implementation of promotional programs to ensure positive economic impact in Cottage Grove through steady growth of the travel industry.


The mission of the Convention and Visitors Bureau is to promote Cottage Grove as a premier destination for leisure travelers, weddings, and outdoor enthusiasts, a recognized and successful host city for meetings and conventions, and a prominent and respected venue for sporting events. 


If you are interested in applying to be a volunteer member of any of the City Advisory Commissions, download the application (PDF), fill it out and return it to: 

City of Cottage Grove
 ATTN: City Clerk
12800 Ravine Parkway S
Cottage Grove, MN 55016

Forms are also available for pick up at City Hall. Applications are accepted on a continuous basis and kept on file for one year.

Additional Information

Please email Joe Fischbach if you have any questions.

For more information about the CVB’s activities, please visit our website, sign up for our newsletter, or find us on Facebook @DiscoverCottageGrove, Instagram @DiscoverCottageGrove or Twitter @Discover_CGMN.