During these unprecidented times, our concern is that all our VIR Luncheon guests are safe. We are in constant communication with the 2020 host hotel, HILTON DOWNTOWN OMAHA, ensuring that all safety guidelines will be implemented and followed.

CLICK to learn more: Hilton Clean Stay – Fact Sheet and the Hilton Event Ready Fact Sheet specifying how they will be keeping our event safe.

CDC recommendations for travel during COVID-19 phases.  


Join us for Alex Kava’s 3rd Very Important Reader Luncheon on Saturday, October 17th, 2020 11am – 4pm.

Seating is limited and based on a first-come-first-reserved basis.


Enjoy lunch with Alex at the HILTON CAPITOL DISTRICT – Downtown Omaha.  Then hear about what’s next for your favorite characters and series, get your books signed, and get to know Alex!

  • Luncheon schedule:
    11 am Meet & Greet with Alex / Merchandise & Book Sales
    Noon Plated lunch served
    12:45 pm Raffle of Alex’s Favorite Things
    1 pm Alex’s prsentation and Q&A
    3 pm Book signing, merchandise sales & pictures

This year the luncheon will be hosted at the HILTON CAPITAL DISTRICT. They will be providing a special Friday and Saturday rate of $129 per night for VIR members. This rate is available for a king or two double beds. We encourage you to make your reservation as soon as possible for the best available pricing.

—What’s there to do in downtown Omaha?  There are plenty of restaurant options well within walking distance of 2 of Omaha’s entertainment districts. Check out VisitOmaha.com to learn more. Enjoy your time in Omaha’s Old Market, known for its fine cuisine and old-time Omaha setting. Shop, or visit Omaha’s renowned Henry Doorly Zoo. Stop by M’s Pub where Maggie O’Dell has eaten. (Reservations recommended. There’s always something to do in Omaha.



As a participant in the Annual VIR CLUB Luncheon, you agree to and understand the following:
You knowingly and freely assume all risks, both known and unknown, even if arising from the negligence of others, and assume full responsibility for your participation and hereby release and hold harmless Alex Kava, officials, agents and/or employees (the “Organizers”) from any and all liabilities arising from the Annual VIR Luncheon.

The Organizers reserve the right to cancel the Annual VIR Luncheon and/or any of its components or events for any reason at any time. And will make every effort to refund 100% of your ticket purchase. We understand the concern for your personal safety in regards to the recent Covid-19 outbreak

 If, due to inclement weather, mechanical difficulties, or other problems beyond the Organizers’ control, the Organizers will not be responsible to refund any portion of the registration fees or any related costs because of upfront expenses that will not be refunded to the Organizers. The Organizers will not be responsible for any personal costs or expenses incurred in relation to the VIR Luncheon including airline tickets, hotels, or other related expenses associated with the Luncheon.