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 44 Small Markets ...BIG ON MEETINGS! Sponsored Content BE YOND T E FAI WAY S BE YOND BUSINESS The Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Aberdeen area is home to more than just legendary golf courses. Go beyond our fairways and fi nd remarkable settings for your next business meeting, conference or retreat. Come be inspired by alluring surroundings and fi nd endless opportunities for relaxation and entertainment. nown as The Home of American Golf ® , the Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Aberdeen Area, located in the Sandhills region of central North Carolina, is also home of successful meetings. Whether planning a gathering for a meeting, conference or retreat for groups of 12 to 1,000, you will find a wide variety of exceptional facilities available. The Sandhills area of North Carolina has entertained guests from all over the world for more than a century. Best known for its 40 championship golf courses, other attractions include historic sites, seasonal gardens, art, and music surrounded by Southern hospitality. The towns and villages offer a variety of shopping and dining options. Spas rejuvenate your spirit, and a world-class spa is waiting for you. Independently owned dining establishments and caterers offer distinctive dishes, many locally sourced. In addition to nearly 60,000 square feet of meeting space at the Pinehurst Resort, there are several small and mid-sized hotel properties with meeting facilities. And, coming in 2018, Hilton Garden Inn, in Aberdeen will open its doors with 110-130 guest rooms, 5,000 square feet of meeting space, a restaurant/bar and other amenities. A year-round destination, the Home of American Golf ® is home to historic landmarks, gracious gardens, craft brewery tours, top- level amenities and friendly people. To help planners, the Pinehurst, Southern Pines & Aberdeen Area Convention & Visitors Bureau assists by locating the right property for each event and offers cost-saving services, such as references to local vendors, accommodation rate charts and promotion through social media to name a few of the services offered. ■ K The Home Of American Golf® Is Also The Home Of Successful Meetings Beverly Stewart, Vice President of Sales Beverly has been in the tourism industry for over 20 years and is active with several meeting planning organizations. Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Aberdeen Area CVB (910) 692-3330, ext. 237

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