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AUG 2017

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consultation, convention organization, liaison assistance between organiza- Sightseeing tours/family activities. Comments: Explore Del Rio. Amistad National Recreation Area, Ancient Indian Rock Art, Oldest Bonded Winery, Bird Watching, Main Street City, Whitehead Memorial Museum, Burial Site of Judge Roy Bean, Del Rio Council for the Arts, Casa de la Cultura, San Felipe Springs. Denison Denison CVB P. O. Box 325 (75021) 313 W Woodard (75020) Phone: (903) 465-1551 Fax: (903) 465-8443 Contact: Melanie Truxal, E-Mail: mtruxal@denisontexas.us Website: www.denisontexas.us Largest Room Block: 480 City Population: 23,038 Area Population: 210,000 Services: Lodging coordination, meeting Comments: Located 4 miles from Lake Texoma. Birthplace of President Dwight Eisenhower, numerous art galleries, major Wildlife Refuge. Texoma Event Center, 70 miles from Dallas. Duncanville Duncanville CVB P. O. Box 380280 (75138-0280) 203 E Wheatland Road (75116) Phone: (972) 780-5086 Fax: (972) 780-6417 Metro Area Rooms: 649 Largest Room Block: 200 City Population: 38,753 Area Population: 160,000 El Paso Hotel Hillview 500 Executive Center (79902) Phone: (915) 532-8981 Fax: (915) 577-9997 Guest Rooms: 99 Mtg. Rms: 2 /Total Sq. Ft: 1,924 Cap. Mtg: 137 /Cap. Bnqt: 70 Farmers Branch City of Farmers Branch Economic Development & Tourism 13000 Wm. Dodson Pkwy. (75234) Phone: (972) 919-2509 Fax: (972) 247-5939 Metro Area Rooms: 2,218 Largest Room Block: 300 City Population: 27,500 Area Population: 3,500,000 Fort Worth Fort Worth CVB 111 W Fourth St., Suite 200 (76102) Phone: (817) 336-8791 Fax: (817) 336-3282 Metro Area Rooms: 12,000 Largest Room Block: 3,500 City Population: 702,850 Area Population: 1,628,200 Dallas/Fort Worth Marriott Hotel & Golf Club at Champions Circle 3300 Championship Pkwy. (76177) Phone: (817) 961-0800 Fax: (817) 497-3011 Guest Rooms: 286 /Suites: 13 Mtg. Rms: 18 /Sq. Ft. Lgst. Rm: 8,978 Cap. Mtg: 720 /Cap. Bnqt: 670 Total Sq. Ft: 29,000 Hilton Fort Worth 815 Main St. (76102) Phone: (817) 870-2100 Fax: (817) 335-3408 Guest Rooms: 294 /Suites: 2 Mtg. Rms: 19 /Sq. Ft. Lgst. Rm: 12,000 Cap. Mtg: 1,600 /Cap. Bnqt: 1,250 Total Sq. Ft: 25,000 Omni Fort Worth 1300 Houston St. (76102) Phone: (817) 535-6664 Fax: (817) 886-4554 Guest Rooms: 607 /Suites: 34 Mtg. Rms: 29 /Sq. Ft. Lgst. Rm: 18,885 Cap. Bnqt: 2,354 Total Sq. Ft: 1,536 Radisson Fort Worth Fossil Creek 2540 Meacham Blvd. (76106) Phone: (817) 625-9911 Fax: (817) 740-4639 Guest Rooms: 247 /Suites: 6 Mtg. Rms: 11 /Sq. Ft. Lgst. Rm: 8,178 Cap. Mtg: 1,000 /Cap. Bnqt: 600 Total Sq. Ft: 12,000 Residence Inn by Marriott Fort Worth Cultural District 2500 Museum Way (76107) Phone: (817) 885-8250 Fax: (817) 885-8252 Suites: 149/Sq. Ft. Lgst. Rm: 800 Cap. Mtg: 70 Total Sq. Ft: 1,000 Rough Creek Lodge Executive Retreat & Resort P. O. Box 2400 5165 CR 2013 Glen Rose (76043) Phone: (254) 965-3700 Toll Free: (800) 864-4705 Fax: (254) 965-3170 Contact: Christy Lemons, National Sales Mgr. Frank Alvarez, Resident Mgr. E-Mail: sales@roughcreek.com Website: www.roughcreek.com Guest Rooms: 59 /Suites: 21 Mtg. Rms: 5 /Sq. Ft. Lgst. Rm: 3,600 Cap. Mtg: 250 /Cap. Bnqt: 250 Total Sq. Ft: 6,900 On Site: direct high-speed Internet access, A/V services, 2 lounges, 2 restaurants, tennis court, 2 heated outdoor pools, fitness facility, spa treatments, horseback riding Comments: The lodge, 90 minutes from the Dallas/Fort Worth area, is a premier destination for the discerning business executive, sportsman or companies want- ing a world-class experience. Complete meeting packages. Sheraton Fort Worth Hotel 1701 Commerce St. (76102) Toll Free: (888) 627-8556 Phone/Fax: (817) 335-7000 Contact: Kim Dinsmoor, Dir. of Sales Vickey Patters, Asst. Dir. of Sales E-Mail: jwhitten@sheratonfortworth.com Website: www.sheratonfortworth.com Guest Rooms: 430 /Suites: 23 Mtg. Rms: 11 /Sq. Ft. Lgst. Rm: 8,652 Cap. Mtg: 1,000 /Cap. Bnqt: 750 Total Sq. Ft: 22,000 On Site: Business center, VIP floor, wire- A/V services, restaurant, indoor pool, fitness facility. Comments: The downtown Sheraton Fort Worth Hotel is ideally situated across the street from the Fort Worth Convention Fort Worth Sundance Square, Billy Bob's, Whether you choose to explore the histor- ic Stockyards or spend the day in the Arts District, Fort Worth has it all. Levy Restaurants at Texas Motor Speedway 3545 Lone Star Circle (76177) Phone: (817) 215-8437 Fax: (817) 215-8551 Mtg. Rms: 11 /Total Sq. Ft: 26,000 Cap. Mtg: 1,300 /Cap. Bnqt: 1,000 Fredericksburg Fredericksburg CVB 302 E Austin (78624) Phone: (830) 997-6523 Toll Free: (888) 997-3600 Fax: (830) 997-8588 Contact: Konnie Patke, CMM, Meeting Sales Mgr. E-Mail: kpatke@fbgtx.org Website: www.visitfredericksburgtx.com Metro Area Rooms: 1,100 hotel rooms, 950 guest house rooms Largest Room Block: 400 City Population: 11,000 Area Population: 22,000 Services: Turnkey group services from property selection to promotion including site inspections, RFP, brochures, registra- tion assistance, name badges, catering, want your program to be the best one yet! Comments: The beautiful Texas Hill Country provides a picturesque setting for any group. Fredericksburg is a charming, small, German town with an abundance of activities. Walking from downtown you have art galleries, fabulous restaurants, It will take several trips to experience everything. Frisco Frisco CVB 6801 Gaylord Parkway, Suite 401 (75034) Phone: (972) 292-5250 Fax: (972) 292-5251 Metro Area Rooms: 2,000 Largest Room Block: 1,200 City Population: 152,310 Area Population: 6,800,000 The Westin Stonebriar 1549 Legacy Dr. (75034) Phone: (972) 668-8000 Fax: (972) 668-8794 Guest Rooms: 301 /Suites: 13 Mtg. Rms: 17 /Total Sq. Ft: 24,000 Cap. Mtg: 700 /Cap. Bnqt: 450 Galveston Island Galveston Island CVB P. O. Box 1080 Galveston (77553) 601 Tremont St. (77550) Phone: (409) 797-5163 Fax: (409) 515-5146 Metro Area Rooms: 5,000 Largest Room Block: 2,000 City Population: 50,000 Area Population: 250,000 Galveston Island Convention Center at The San Luis Resort 5600 Seawall Blvd. (77551) Phone: (409) 797-5123 Fax: (409) 762-8911 Mtg. Rms: 16 /Total Sq. Ft: 140,000 Sq. Ft. Contiguous: 43,100 Cap. Mtg: 4,700 /Cap. Bnqt: 3,550 10' x 10' Booths: 270 Hilton Galveston Island Resort 5400 Seawall Blvd. Galveston (77551) Phone: (409) 744-5000 Fax: (409) 744-1757 Guest Rooms: 240 /Suites: 3 Mtg. Rms: 13 /Sq. Ft. Lgst. Rm: 3,500 Cap. Mtg: 388 /Cap. Bnqt: 288 Total Sq. Ft: 10,000 Holiday Inn Resort on the Beach 5002 Seawall Blvd. Galveston (77551) Phone: (409) 740-5300 Fax: (409) 740-1692 Guest Rooms: 179 /Suites: 2 Mtg. Rms: 7 /Sq. Ft. Lgst. Rm: 1,920 Cap. Mtg: 210 /Cap. Bnqt: 160 Total Sq. Ft: 5,000 Hotel Galvez and Spa, A Wyndham Grand Hotel 2024 Seawall Blvd. Galveston (77550) Phone: (409) 765-7721 Fax: (409) 765-5780 Contact: Steve Cunningham, Complex GM Patty Rouse, Complex Dir. of Sales/Mktg. E-Mail: prouse@wyndham.com Website: www.wyndham.com/hotels/ texas/galveston/hotel-galvez-spa-a- wyndham-grand-hotel/hotel-overview Guest Rooms: 224 /Suites: 6 Mtg. Rms: 8 /Sq. Ft. Lgst. Rm: 4,550 Cap. Mtg: 500 /Cap. Bnqt: 350 Total Sq. Ft: 13,375 Comments: "Queen of the Gulf" 4-Diamond-awarded Hotel Galvez has been fully restored to its original ambiance - brunch. The San Luis Resort, Spa & Conference Center 5222 Seawall Blvd. (77551) Phone: (409) 744-1500 Fax: (409) 744-7545 Guest Rooms: 246 /Suites: 12 Mtg. Rms: 22 /Sq. Ft. Lgst. Rm: 6,000 Cap. Mtg: 650 /Cap. Bnqt: 550 Total Sq. Ft: 40,000 The Tremont House - A Wyndham Grand Hotel 2300 Ships Mechanic Row Galveston (77550) Phone: (409) 763-0300 Toll Free: (800) WYNDHAM Fax: (409) 765-5780 Contact: Martin Miles, Hotel Mgr. Patty Rouse, Complex Dir. of Sales/Mktg. E-Mail: prouse@wyndham.com Website: www.wyndham.com/hotels/ texas/galveston/the-tremont-house-a- wyndham-grand-hotel/hotel-overview Guest Rooms: 119 /Suites: 15 Mtg. Rms: 11 /Sq. Ft. Lgst. Rm: 7,946 Cap. Mtg: 750 /Cap. Bnqt: 600 Total Sq. Ft: 14,700 Comments: The Tremont House, a Wyndham Grand Hotel, is in the center of Galveston's Strand Historic District. attractions are close by, with the beach just minutes away. Galveston's highest rating on Trip Advisor for full-service hotels. Texas ⎜ ConventionSouth ⎜ 2 0 1 7 / 2 0 1 8 M E E T I N G S I T E S G U I D E w w w . c o n v e n t i o n s o u t h . c o m 100 Many of the meeting sites found in this directory have shared their Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Pinterest and/ or YouTube websites so you can connect with them on these social platforms. Connect On A Social Level

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