About Visit McKinney

goody bags for McKinney visiting conference guestsVisitor Services

Visit McKinney (formerly the McKinney Convention and Visitors Bureau or MCVB) strives to bring visitors to the community to generate economic impact by promoting and developing McKinney as a destination for business and leisure travelers alike. We hope to help them fully experience McKinney’s historic charm and friendly unique atmosphere, to enjoy themselves so much, they can’t wait to bring their family and friends back with them again. 

Visit McKinney works with individuals, tour operators, brides, reunion groups, meeting and event planners, travel writers and other journalists and our tourism partners (attractions, hotels, restaurants and cultural venues) to help visitors enjoy their time in McKinney. Our services, all free of charge, include: 

  • Providing visitor information to meet the visitor’s needs – brochures, maps, calendars, etc. 
  • Helping secure hotel room blocks
  • Conducting site visits and suggesting venues to suit the needs of the visitor or event planner
  • Negotiating meeting / event venue contracts
  • Creating itineraries for tour groups, travel writers and event attendees to incorporate their areas of interest, be it history, do it yourself, environmental, gardening, live entertainment, “slow” / organic foods, etc. 
  • Supplying visitors with contact information for local vendors including caterers, musicians, linens / tables / chairs, audio / visual, corporate gifts, photographers, videographers, transportation, decorators and more 
  • Providing goody bags to leave in hotel rooms of your out-of-town guests

flour sack towelsMcKinney Market

Visitors and residents alike love stopping into the Visitors Center for information and to check out the gifts and souvenirs in our store, McKinney Market. We offer both McKinney and Texas-themed items including t-shirts, ballcaps, books, postcards, note cards, coffee mugs, shot glasses, flour sack towels, prints by local artists, and more. 

Contact Information

From beginning to end of any visit to McKinney, the team at Visit McKinney is happy to serve as your partner so you and your guests can make the most of your visit to our quaint, historic community. For more information and assistance, you can reach us at 888-649-8499, or locally at 214-544-1407. You can also email us

Member Organizations

Visit McKinney is a member or partner of the following organizations: