Oklahoma City's new $288-million convention center is slated to open for business in late 2020. Said to be the largest single construction project in the city’s history, the MAPS 3 Downtown Convention Center will replace the city’s current convention center.
ARLINGTON, Tex. – Arlington City Council has approved an $810-million expansion of the city's Entertainment District, which would include another Lowe's hotel and a new convention center with 216,000 square feet of meeting and outdoor function space.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Ground has been broken on the Walter E. Washington Convention Center streetscape development. The project will feature lighting, art, new retail kiosks, digital signage, planters and furnishings to reenergize the exterior of the Convention Center and the Shaw neighborhood.
NEW YORK CITY – New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the massive $1.5-billion expansion of the Jacob K. Javits Center is “on time and on budget,” calling it “another milestone in our redevelopment of New York.”
MIAMI-Fla. — The South Florida market is adding another feather to its tourism and conventions cap. Netherlands-based citizenM has broken ground at the Miami Worldcenter, a $4-billion mixed-use development creating a ‘city within a city’
Following is our continuing updates on ConventionSouth site visits from Marcia Bradford.
Downtown Houston is buzzing with activity, thanks to recent changes–added green space, an expanded mass transit system, reimagined historic buildings and new housing options–which have been in the works for several years. Like other large cities, Houston is …
Planning and hosting sports events can be much different than business meetings, social events or conventions. Industry professionals offer the following best-practice tips for working with these groups.
1. Staffing Staffing is key to success, said Nicole Seltzer, director of convention center sales with the Memphis Cook Convention Center. …