Cave City Tourist and Convention Commission

Cave City Tourist and Convention Commission was formed in 1978, the first tourism commission formed for a 4th Class City.  The Tourism Commission is the managing entity of the Cave City Convention Center located at 502 Mammoth Cave St., Cave City, KY.  The Cave City Convention Center opened in 1980, the first convention center located outside a major metropolitan area.

The Commission is funded by a 4% Transient Room Tax and 3% Restaurant Tax as allowed by Kentucky Revised Statutes (KRS) 91A.350-400.

The Tourism Commission meetings and operations are governed and regulated by:

As defined by KRS 65A.10-90, the Cave City Tourist & Convention Commission is subject to reporting criteria for Special Purpose Government Entities.  Budget, Amended Budgets and Audit documents are available for public access at:
Special Purpose Government Entities

The 2016-2017 Board of Directors:

  • Greg Davis – Mayor – President
  • Nick Patel – Lodging – Vice-President
  • Wandel Strange – Chamber of Commerce – Secretary/Treasurer
  • DeLynn Buckingham – Restaurant
  • Seaborn Elizey – Mayor
  • Raj Vahadi – Lodging
  • Russ Yonker – Lodging

Board meetings are held the second Monday of each month, 1:00 pm, at the Cave City Convention Center, 502 Mammoth Cave St., Cave City, KY 42127.

Cave City Tourist & Convention Commission Tourism:

Grant Information

Grant Application

1-270-773-8833

(Fax) 270-773-8834

CaveCity@scrtc.com


Tourist & Convention Commission
502 Mammoth Cave Street
Cave City, Kentucky 42127