by Matt Alderton | April 15, 2018
Large cities are big on options for lodging, dining, and entertainment. Unfortunately, they're also big on cost. For groups on a budget, midsize cities can therefore be a great alternative, according to travel-rewards website RewardExpert, which recently published its list of "2018's Best Midsized Cities for Business Meetings." Here are its top picks in the Midwest:

10. Des Moines, IA

9. Springfield, IL

8. Olathe, KS

7. Evansville, IN

6. Akron, OH

5. Kansas City, MO

4. Toledo, OH

3. Warren, MI

2. Naperville, IL

1. Elgin, IL

Source: RewardExpert