JUL 2017

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⎜ ConventionSouth ⎜ J U L Y 2 0 1 7 w w w . c o n v e n t i o n s o u t h . c o m 42 Small Markets ...BIG ON MEETINGS! Sponsored Content ome to the Embassy Suites and Conference Center, Murfreesboro recently welcomed the Hilton Garden Inn, Residence Inn by Marriott, Courtyard by Marriott and Holiday Inn. Smyrna also welcomed a beautiful, new TownePlace Suites by Marriott. Growth continues in Rutherford County with the upcoming openings of a Home2 Suites and Tru by Hilton in Murfreesboro. Also opening soon, a new Uptown Suites by Hilton in Smyrna. Want an off-site venue to host a memorable dinner or reception? Rutherford County has you covered with numerous event locations to make the experience unforgettable. Murfreesboro is also home to the brand-new Fountains at Gateway, a 31-acre office and retail development with exciting new restaurants, fountains, pocket parks, and upscale event space. This vibrant Southern community is conveniently located just southeast of Nashville and features central location, easy I-24 access, FREE parking county-wide, and an 80,000-square-foot conference center adjacent to The Avenue ® Murfreesboro—Tennessee's largest open air shopping and dining area. Beautifully renovated Stones River Mall also attracts shoppers plus several antique malls, unique shops in the downtown district, and boutiques scattered throughout the county. The county offers 52 lodging properties and 4,200 rooms ranging from moderate to luxury, plus more than 100,000 square feet of meeting space. And with over 300 restaurants, there's something to please every taste bud, from familiar favorites to unique local eateries. No boredom here! Find a Civil War National Battlefield, Antebellum homes, Nissan plant tours, a charming Pioneer Village, a vibrant downtown district, Boro Beach Water Park, Outdoor Adventure Center, local breweries, distilleries, children's Discovery Center, miles of paved Greenway trails, six public golf courses, and scenic Percy Priest Lake. Visit for info on hotels, restaurants, attractions, shopping, events, and sample itineraries. ■ H Conference Ready! Rutherford County: Murfreesboro and Smyrna Donna Klempnow, Director of Sales Donna has been in the hospitality industry for over 25 years in various roles, including director of sales and marketing, regional sales manager and national sales manager. Rutherford County CVB (615) 278-2014 or (800) 716-7560

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