Sioux Falls, South Dakota, has long drawn a decent crowd in the upper Midwest—with the potential now for much more.
Interacting with gorillas and snakes during a reception or cocktail hour is a surefire way to create a memorable off-site event at Lincoln Park Zoo.
“This area has definitely needed an upscale luxury hotel,” says Jan Smith, director of sales and marketing for The Westin Jackson, opened Aug. 3.
A new Hampton Inn, renovations to Sundara Inn & Spa and an addition to Kalahari Resort in 2019 add to the appeal of Wisconsin Dells for meetings and
With the opening of Element Huntsville atop the highest floors of the AAA Four-Diamond Westin Huntsville in June, the property became the first dual complex
"We’ve created an actual destination for people to come experience,” says John Solis of the Greater Houston CVB of the new Avenida Houston.
Between mixed-use developments going up around the area, plus major corporations moving to North Texas, it’s a good time to be in Frisco.
Alaska is an adventure in meeting planning for Bridget McCleskey, who runs her own business—Conference Coordinators LLC—out of her home in Anchorage.
Tucson, Arizona, is owning its identity as a funkier, high-value alternative to Scottsdale and Phoenix—and drawing associations in droves.
Coming up on one year of Dana Point CVB's existence, we take a look at what amenities meeting planners will find in the California destination.
New hotels and amenities add to the appeal of destinations in Mexico, already a perennial favorite for meeting planners and leisure tourists.
Buffalo, New York, is shrugging off its once gritty, industrial vibe for a notably hipper atmosphere association conference attendees will enjoy.
An explosion of downtown hotel openings and the city’s Big Build further position Minneapolis as a top Midwest destination.
Post Global Meetings Industry Day celebrations, Meet AC's Jim Wood counters the perception that Atlantic City, New Jersey, is a city in decline.
Perdido Beach Resort, the only full-service hotel in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, Alabama, adds a new Club Level and opens a new conference room in June.
Canada's capital city of Ottawa, Ontario, is transforming its cultural and entertainment offerings to entice meeting groups this year.
Scott Beck, president and CEO of Visit Salt Lake, debunks a few myths about the Utah city and shares why it's worthy of visiting now.
The New York State Council for the Social Studies conference starting March 22 is one of 62 events Albany Capital Center will host in its inaugural year.
How do we get our presence known in a major way? How do we build a convention center? Those are the questions being asked at the new Walnut Creek CVB.
If you're planning a meeting in Canada, there are four especially important factors to take into consideration before heading north of the border.
The new Fresh Foodie trail in Mesa, Arizona, is an 11-stop, self-guided route allowing groups to get a true taste of the southwest destination.
Forget counting calories when visiting these locales in the Northeast, each known for their signature sweets.
Turn your California dreams into reality in Huntington Beach, booming with new beachside hotel, retail and dining developments.
The Canadian convention market is heating up with new and renovated facilities.
Look beyond Boston to these three top New England destinations with modern updates and historic charm.
Combining outdoor adventures with rustic elegance, Banff, Alberta, is seeing an uptick among association groups seeking a breath of fresh air.
The San Antonio River has always been a top attraction—but the recent River Walk expansion is what’s really drawing groups to Alamo City now.
Would your board members swap slippers for cowboy boots? If so, then they’ll be down for a meeting inside a teepee at this Florida dude ranch.
Meet, mix and mingle among dozens of classic collector cars at The Automobile Gallery in downtown Green Bay, Wisconsin, for a change of pace.
With new hotels, a multimillion-dollar airport expansion and updates to its convention center, New Orleans is upping its triple-threat status for meetings.
Bringing Iowa Association of Business and Industry back to Sioux City after a 10-year absence came with major perks for the city.
Gaylord Rockies Director of Sales Michael Kofsky shares how he's approaching selling the country's largest hotel project.
Randy Erickson, director of sales and marketing for The Westin Nashville, shares why the new hotel is well-positioned for meetings in Nashville.
With beautiful beaches and warm weather, Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, Alabama, have a strong case for meetings business for small associations.
Columbus is the capital of Ohio, but the city of 850,000 people is also making a name for itself as the Midwestern capital of style. With well-known retailers
Actor Josh Duhamel returns to his home state for the latest North Dakota Tourism campaign.