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USA/Mid-Atlantic: Orange County, NY

Orange County, NY, Offers Visitors an Array of Potent Potables

When it comes to wine, beer, distilled liquor and hard cider, Orange County, NY's tasting rooms offer a great way to spend the day or weekend. The Hudson Valley region was the nation's first wine producing region and may have even brewed the first beer in the U.S. Microbreweries are expanding in ... [ read more ]

USA/West: Scottsdale, AZ

Scottsdale CVB Announces Major Resort Makeovers

Three of Scottsdale's luxury resorts are getting multi-million-dollar facelifts, gearing up for their big reveals in the coming months. In December, Boulders Resort & Spa will debut new architectural elements and color schemes that embrace the resort's indigenous inspirations and Old West charm. The property's revamped... [ read more ]

Canada/Quebec: Montreal, Quebec

Montreal Retains Spot as Leading Convention City in the Americas

For the fourth straight year, Montreal ranks first in the Americas for international association events, ahead of New York, Washington, DC and Buenos Aires, according to the Union of International Association's (UIA) International Meetings Statistics Report. Overall, the city hosted 79 international... [ read more ]

USA/West: Palm Springs, CA

New Developments from Palm Springs

Greater Palm Springs is a year-round meeting and event destination, with and International Airport that's home to 10 major airlines with connections to over 500 global cities. Here are juast a few of the latest meetings-related developments in the area... [ read more ]

USA/West: Southern California

Kimpton's SoCal Hotels Put Local Flavor into Meetings and Events

Three of Kimpton's Southern California hotels recently announced plans to further enhance group meetings and events at each location. Starting January 2016, Palomar San Diego, Hotel Solamar and Canary Santa Barbara will be offering small groups opportunities to enrich their meetings, breakouts and events with authentic local experiences. ... [ read more ]

USA/West: Gunnison, CO

Colorado Guest Ranches Are Great Meeting Destinations

Beth Buehler, Editor of Colorado Meetings + Events and Mountain Meetings magazines, recently wrote on the Destination Colorado website about her experience at a weekend retreat held at Waunita Hot Springs Ranch in southwest Colorado. She notes that some ranches like Waunita and C Lazy U Ranch near Granby are... [ read more ]

USA/South: Florida

10 Florida Hikes for Outdoor Lovers

On the VisitFlorida.com website, travel writer Kevin Mims lists 10 "Must-Do" hikes in Florida, ranging from Blackwater River State Forest in northwest Florida to Big Cypress National Preserve, about 50 miles west of Miami. Most are part of the Florida National Scenic Trail, and Mims tells you which are best for novices and ... [ read more ]

USA/Midwest: Lake Geneva, WI

Lake Geneva Restaurant Week Targets Charities

Scheduled for June 3-12, Lake Geneva Restaurant Week isn't just about great food, it's also about great causes. With each meal out, diners have the opportunity to vote for one of five charities in the running for the $5,000 "Charity Check." Come and help welcome summer with 10 days of delicious dining. Try new restaurants and... [ read more ]

USA/West: Denver, CO

Omni Hotels Earn Highest Honors in J.D. Power Study

Omni Hotels & Resorts rank highest among upscale hotel brands in the recently released J.D. Power 2015 North American Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index study. Eight key factors were examined, including overall satisfaction, reservations, check-in/check-out,... [ read more ]

USA/South: Leesburg, VA

National Conference Center Celebrates One Year Under New Leadership

Just over a year ago, LaKota Hotels & Resorts was retained by the new ownership of the National Conference Center in Leesburg, VA to reorganize and re-energize the operation. Since then the property has undergone significant changes and improvements that have resulted in a dramatic uptick in business. Just two years ago, The National was... [ read more ]

USA/West: San Diego, CA

San Diego's Paradise Point Opens New Event Space

Paradise Point, A Destination Hotel on San Diego's Mission Bay, will debut a new 15,500-square-foot meeting and event space this fall. The Sunset Pavilion, a modern venue that can accommodate all types of functions from corporate meetings to large-scale galas and weddings, will bring... [ read more ]

USA/West: Mendocino, CA

Brewery Gulch Inn: Perfect for a Fall Escape

As summer turns to fall on California's North Coast, cooler weather offers the prospect of wine tastings, wood smoke and warm spaces. This is especially true of a retreat at the Brewery Gulch Inn in Mendocino, an Arts & Crafts-inspired redwood cathedral perched high on a bluff overlooking ... [ read more ]

USA/South: Keswick, VA

Keswick Hall Rolls Out Pete Dye Golf Package

Keswick Hall and Golf Club, a 600-acre luxury resort set in Virginia's scenic Hunt Country, recently announced that it;s offering a Pete Dye Golf Package, highlighted by play on its new Dye-designed course ... [ read more ]

USA/West: Indian Wells, CA

Renaissance Indian Wells Revamps Meeting Space

Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa in Palm Springs, CA has completed an extensive renovation of the 560-room resort's ballrooms and meeting rooms. The resort offers more than 100,000 square feet of flexible event space, highlighted ... [ read more ]

USA/Mid-Atlantic: Atlantic City, NJ

Harrah's Atlantic City Conference Center Opens

Harrah's Waterfront Conference Center in Atlantic City is officially open. The new conference center, featuring 100,000 square feet of new meeting space combined with 25,000 square feet of existing space, is now... [ read more ]

USA/South: Key West, FL

Marker Waterfront Resort Opens in Key West

Named in honor of the famous mile markers that lead the way to the southernmost city in the continental U.S., the new Marker Waterfront Resort is located at the foot of William Street in Key West, close to the waterfront boardwalk and legendary Duval Street and... [ read more ]

GENERAL

Kindred Resorts & Hotels Welcomes Nine New Properties

Kindred Resorts & Hotels, a collection of independent hotels and resorts focused exclusively on the group and meetings market, recently announced that nine new properties have been added to its North American portfolio. These include: Enchantment Resort in Sedona, AZ; Great Camp Sagamore, ... [ read more ]

USA/South: Marco Island, FL

Marco Island Marriott Resort Unveils First-Phase Renovations

The Marco Island Marriott Beach Resort, Golf Club & Spa has officially reopened, kicking off a multi-phase transformation and brand conversion. The expansions and enhancements are all part its eventual conversion to a JW Marriott brand resort in 2017 during the third and final phase of a $250 million expansion. The completed first phase includes ... [ read more ]

GENERAL

AMEX Survey Looks at Trends in Meetings, Incentives and Technology

According to the American Express Meetings & Events 2016 Global Meetings Forecast, companies are predicted to expand their meeting budgets next year. In turn, hotels are expected to increase capacity in key cities, but lead times remain tight. The 2016 Forecast also examines three key areas of... [ read more ]

USA/South: Dallas-Ft. Worth, TX

Hyatt Regency Debuts Renovated Meeting & Event Space

The Hyatt Regency DFW recently opened Aviators, a newly renovated 10,000-square-foot event and function space. The space has gone through several transformations over the years, from primarily being used... [ read more ]

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