Destinations

Las Vegas Remains the Crown Jewel of Event Cities; Reno Fills a Niche By

All of this is conducted against a backdrop of 24/7 entertainment, gaming and endless nightlife — the “lost weekend” cliché for which this Sin City is also known. Needless to say, association meetings and conferences are a big business in Las Vegas.

Full Story
New and Renovated Facilities With Options Galore By

As above, so below? Not so. The dark stuffiness of the casino experience — where there are no windows or clocks — makes it easy for planners to forget two of Atlantic City’s most persistent realities: its abundance of waterways, and its myriad venues for offering spectacular views thereof.

Full Story
“Mile High City” is Abuzz With Attendees Who Want to Stay Low-Key By

Colorado, a vast and beautiful state highlighted by the Rocky Mountains and featuring numerous individual destinations large and small, has become popular with meeting planners who want to escape a typical urban setting and enjoy spectacular scenery.

Full Story
The Big EasyJanuary 30, 2019
While Planners Are Drawn to New Orleans, Other Louisiana Cities Also Have Lots to Offer By

Small and large groups that repeatedly return to the Crescent City have a different kind of good time every time. That’s because New Orleans has everything planners need.

Full Story
Meet Me in TexasJanuary 30, 2019
Large Venues, Great Service Give Associations Many Options By

Texas is a big state with big options for planners. North, east, south or west, there’s a city that will welcome your group with Texas-sized warmth and hospitality.

Full Story
The Best of NevadaNovember 27, 2018
It’s Not Just All About Las Vegas Anymore By

When planners think of meeting in Nevada, they typically think Las Vegas. Yet, Reno-Tahoe — at the edge of the towering Sierra Nevada — offers its own brand of inspiration and should be on every planner’s Nevada go-to list.

Full Story
Everything’s Up-To-Date in Atlantic City By

These days, a happy, new reality is trumping old perceptions. Atlantic City is once again becoming a genuine player in the meetings game.

Full Story
Orlando Stays on TopAugust 29, 2018
An Abundance of Local Activities and Meeting Space Keeps Planners in Orlando By

When you consider destinations for business travel, Orlando would have to be among the most appealing. Certainly the city is no stranger to kudos from a variety of sources. It’s been named AAA’s top domestic summer destination, as well as one of Travelocity’s “coolest places to go in 2018 for family travel.” But regardless of the time of year and even when association travel doesn’t include family, Orlando remains a top destination.

Full Story
Elevate the Experience in These Fabulous Florida Destinations By

Some planners who see their annual events rapidly growing are finding it’s worth stepping it up a bit.

Full Story
A Sampling of Fun Cities With Serious Drawing Power By

One surefire solution to sagging attendance is to choose a popular vacation destination that will appeal to the whole family.

Full Story
More
Back To Top