JAN 2017

ConventionSouth magazine is the leading resource for meeting planners who book all types of events, conventions, conferences and group travel in the south.

Issue link:

Contents of this Issue


Page 46 of 67

J A N U A R Y 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 47 T E X A S square-foot event space at The Dell Dia- mond baseball field that can accommodate 320 people. Fern Bluff Community Center accommodates between 24 and 275 guests. The Baca Center has a ballroom, meeting rooms, billiards room and other spaces, and is next to Round Rock Amphitheater, which is suitable for outdoor concerts and events. There are also numerous classrooms, com- puter rooms and event spaces on the Round Rock campus of Texas State University. Hotels with meeting space include Austin Marriott North Conference Center at Round Rock, with 15 meeting rooms in 14,000 square feet and space for up to 700 for re- ceptions. Holiday Inn Round Rock has a 16-person boardroom and banquet seating for up to 250. Wingate by Wyndham Con- ference Center has more than 15,000 square feet of event space, with a reception capac- ity of up to 360. San Marcos There's much going on in San Marcos, ac- cording to Denise Pardo, destination services manager for TourSanMarcos. "Opening in Jan- uary 2017, a new Hilton Garden Inn will have 105 guest rooms, a 3,100-square-foot function space, board room and full-service restaurant," she said. "Additional hotels set to open later in 2017 include a new concept La Quinta Inn & Suites Del Sol, Studio 6, Holiday Inn Ex- press and Homewood Suites." The 108-room Holiday Inn San Marcos opened in early 2016 with meeting space for up to 200 attendees plus a 4,500-square-foot patio. The city-owned Embassy Suites San Marcos Conference Cen- ter has 78,800 square feet of event space and 283 guest suites. Prairies & Lakes Region From large, urban areas to charming small towns, this area features world-class ► New Braunfels River ©jimflynn. Courtesy CVB

Articles in this issue

Links on this page

Archives of this issue

view archives of ConventionSouth - JAN 2017