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n ewly-redesigned luxurious rooms, includ- i ng 36 suites, some with spectacular views o f the pristine gulf beaches or Boca Ciega Bay. St. Petersburg Sirata Beach Resort & Conference Center 5300 Gulf Blvd. St. Pete Beach (33706) P hone: ( 727) 363-5100 Toll Free: (877) 410-0640 Fax: (727) 363-5161 Contact: Cricket Wagner, D ir. of Sales/Mktg. D eborah Probst, Sr. Sales Mgr. E-Mail: email@example.com Website: www.sirata.com G uest Rooms: 3 82 / Suites: 1 70 Mtg. Rms: 8 /Sq. Ft. Lgst. Rm: 5,100 Cap. Mtg: 550 /Cap. Bnqt: 400 Total Sq. Ft: 3 0,000 O n Site: B usiness center, wireless Internet access, A/V services, lounge, 3 r estaurants, 3 heated outdoor pools, 2 w hirlpools, fitness facility game room. Outdoor water sports, beach games shopping nearby. C omments: S irata's 13 acres are located d irectly on the sugar-white sands of St. Pete Beach, overlooking the Gulf of Mexico. Offering 8 functional meeting r ooms stunning water views. 10,000 s quare feet of beachfront terraces patios are available as outdoor venues. The Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort & Golf Club 501 Fifth Ave. NE (33701) P hone: ( 727) 894-1000 Toll Free: ( 888) 303-4430 F ax: ( 727) 894-1970 Contact: Vibeke Sansone, D ir. of Sales/Mktg. E -Mail: v ibeke.sansone@ renaissancehotels.com Website: www.vinoymeetings.com Facebook: www.facebook.com/vinoyren Twitter: @vinoyren Guest Rooms: 361 /Suites: 14 M tg. Rms: 3 6 / Sq. Ft. Lgst. Rm: 1 1,520 C ap. Mtg: 1 ,500 / Cap. Bnqt: 8 80 Teena Tatro, Sales Mktg. Coord. E -Mail: t firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.floridastatefair.com Mtg. Rms: 6 /Total Sq. Ft: 200,000 S q. Ft. Contiguous: 1 40,000 C ap. Mtg: 8 ,000 / Cap. Bnqt: 6 ,000 10' x 10' Booths: 500 Arena Cap: 11,000 C ap. of Theater: 2 0,000 D escription: W e offer versatile accommo- d ations to meet the needs of any event, large or small. On-site catering, 16,000+ p arking spaces 150+ camping sites. C omments: T he Florida State Fairgrounds is conveniently located off I-4 I-75, just 6 miles east of downtown Tampa Bay. Saddlebrook Resort Tampa 5700 Saddlebrook Way W esley Chapel (33543) Phone: (813) 907-4702 Toll Free: (800) 729-8383 Fax: (813) 973-1312 C ontact: J amie Koshofer, Dir. National Accounts E-Mail: email@example.com Website: www.saddlebrookmeetings.com Guest Rooms: 800 /Suites: 402 M tg. Rms: 3 4 / Sq. Ft. Lgst. Rm: 1 7,743 C ap. Mtg: 2 ,000 Total Sq. Ft: 9 5,000 O n Site: B usiness center, wireless direct high-speed Internet access, A /V services, 3 lounges, 5 restaurants, 3 6 holes of golf, 45 tennis courts, 3 heated outdoor pools, fitness facility spa treatments. C omments: A 480-acre resort featuring l uxurious guest accommodations clustered around a half-million-gallon Superpool; 36 holes of golf; 45 tennis courts; fitness center; European luxury spa. Yacht Starship Dining Cruises 6 03 Channelside Dr. (33602) P hone: ( 813) 223-7999 Fax: (813) 223-7924 Contact: Laura Lothridge, Sales Mgr. Jill Manthey, VP of Sales E -Mail: l firstname.lastname@example.org W ebsite: w ww.yachtstarship.com Mtg. Rms: 7 /Total Sq. Ft: 10,000 Cap. Mtg: 300 /Cap. Bnqt: 850 C omments: Y acht Starship has three v essels in their fleet. Starship I - a 600- passenger yacht, Starship II - for 150 p assengers Yacht Sensation - for 120 passengers. Second location at the Clearwater Beach Marina! 2 0 1 5 / 2 0 1 6 M E E T I N G S I T E S G U I D E ⎜ ConventionSouth ⎜ w w w . c o n v e n t i o n s o u t h . c o m 29 Florida 4 3 0 S O U T H G U L F V I E W B LV D . • C L E A R W AT E R B E A C H , F L O R I D A • OPALSANDS.COM L E T E V E RY FA C E T O F YO U R E V E N T S PA R K L E When you hold your meeting at Opal Sands, our inspiring location, imaginative event spaces and stellar service will ensure that every detail is nothing short of extraordinary. OPAL SANDS RESORT FEATURES 230 rooms and suites, each boasting oceanfront views Professional meeting & event specialists 25,000 sq. ft. of indoor and outdoor event space 5,500 sq. ft. event lawn for elegant outdoor affairs Nine breakout rooms, all with striking oceanfront views Catering options from award-winning chefs BOOKINGS FOR 2016 MEETINGS AND EVENTS ARE AVAILABLE NOW. For additional information and planning assistance, please call 855.410.3593. 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W. AILABLE NO . 3 9 5 3 . 10 4 . 5 5 all 8 O U T H G U L F V I E W B L 0 S 4 3 . V D O U T H G U L F V I E W B L • A O R I D C H , F L T E R B E A A W C L E A R • OM C . S AND ALS O P Total Sq. Ft: 42,000 O n Site: S elf-serve business center, wire- l ess direct high-speed Internet access, A /V services, 7 on-site dining options, 18 holes of golf, 12 tennis courts, 2 heated outdoor pools, fitness facility spa treat- m ents. C omments: M eet at a magnificently restored 1925 architectural gem on Tampa Bay's sparkling waterfront spread out in m ore than 42,000 square feet of event s pace. The Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort Golf Club offers the finest recreational facilities amenities. I ncluded are private golf, tennis marina. The Vinoy is a member of the Historic Hotels of America. ® 2014 E ND: ST. PETERSBURG/CLEARWATER Tampa Florida State Fairgrounds P. O. Box 11766 (33680) I -4 301/4800 U.S. Hwy. 301 N (33610) P hone: ( 813) 621-7821 Toll Free: (800) 345-3247 F ax: ( 813) 740-3504 Contact: Terri Parnell-Longphee, D ir. of Sales/Mktg.