SEP 2017

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S E P T E M B E R 2 0 1 7 ⎜ ConventionSouth ⎜ w w w . c o n v e n t i o n s o u t h . c o m 57 T E N N E S S E E the International Association of Venue Man- agers annual conference. A popular attraction and event venue, the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum has 350,000 square feet of event space, including meeting rooms and a 10,000-square-foot Event Hall. (For more information see Breakout Spot- light on page 60.) Presentations can be held at the 800-seat CMA Theater or the more intimate Ford Theater, which seats 213. The Grand Foyer, the Hall of Fame Rotunda and numerous other indoor and outdoor spaces are suitable for receptions or dinners. The museum is located across the street from the Music City Center and Bridgestone Arena, and is near two major hotels: The Westin Nashville opened in fall 2016 with 453 guest rooms and 20,000 square feet of function and meeting space. The 800- room Omni Nashville offers 80,000 square feet of function space, including the 25,000-square- foot Broadway Ballroom. ► ADD MOUNTAINS OF FUN TO ANY AGENDA This destination can provide meeting space for 20 to 12,000 attendees, in conference rooms and theaters to the LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge. When the meeting adjourns, there are more ways to have fun than you can fi t in any one trip. Welcome to Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, where fun is the fi rst order of business. Nashville's Music City Center Nashville CVC

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