⎜ ConventionSouth ⎜ J U L Y 2 0 1 4
w w w . c o n v e n t i o n s o u t h . c o m
Feel Good In Small Markets
S P O N S O R E D C O N T E N T
Conveniently located off I-75 and I-10, easily
accessed Albany has 26 hotels, many with flexi-
ble meeting space, plus four conference centers
for groups from 10 to 2,500. Additionally,
Albany has small meeting space and unique
reception and dining venues at its major
attractions—Albany Museum of Art, Flint
RiverQuarium, Albany Civil Rights Institute and
Chehaw—and at historic sites, including Throna-
teeska Heritage Plaza and The Carnegie Library.
Equipped venues include Darton College and
Albany State University, the American Legion
and Knights of Columbus halls.
For down time, climate-mild Albany has
plenty for groups of all interests:
museums, zoo, parks, aquarium,
golf courses, riverfront walking/
jogging trails, an array of restau-
rants, shopping and new tours,
"On Location," Sherwood Pictures'
Movie Set Tour and "African
American Heritage Tours." To
help you plan your event, Albany
Convention & Visitors Bureau staff
will assist with bids for accommo-
dations, meeting and gathering
space, and will make certain you
have the appropriate contacts to take care of
all your needs. They will assist with planning
specialty tours for your groups and arrange for
welcome bags and greeting.
Rashelle Beasley is a native
of the Albany Area. She
joined the CVB in 2008, as
Welcome Center Manager,
and was promoted to
director in 2012.
get to know...
Albany, Georgia: Your Ticket To A Successful Meeting
*18-35 CS JULY 2014_Layout 1 6/27/14 1:01 PM Page 26