AUG 2018

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The Barnhill Center 111 W Main St. (77833) Phone: (979) 337-7384 Contact: Jennifer Eckermann, Facilitator E-Mail: Website: Mtg. Rms: 3 onsite, 6 adjoining /Total Sq. Ft: 10,525 Cap. Mtg: 321 /Cap. Bnqt: 220 Cap. of Theater: 321 Comments: We offer our entire historic downtown for your meeting or event. Our theatre is your hub. You have authentic choices for breakouts or gatherings: vintage bus depot, Victorian ballroom, live theatre stage areas, rustic honky tonk, brewery, which all become a place to make your event one to remember. We are here to help you plan, liaison with vendors be your guide. We are a foodie's dream. Locally made food makes our goodie bags delicious - brands you will recognize as being the best! Brownsville Brownsville CVB, Inc. 650 Ruben M. Torres, Sr. Blvd. (78520) Phone: (956) 546-3721 Toll Free: (800) 626-2639 Fax: (956) 546-3972 Contact: Mariano Ayala, Pres./CEO Felix Espinosa, Jr., Admin. Mgr. E-Mail: Website: Metro Area Rooms: 1,500 Largest Room Block: 500 City Population: 175,494 Area Population: 1,000,000 Services: Promotional materials, site information, spouse programs, transporta- tion arrangements, registration assistance, delegate badges, our famous "Border Buttermilk Reception." Comments: Spend the morning in meet- ings, the afternoon at the Boca Chica restaurant. At Brownsville, business trips feel like a vacation. Call 1-800-626-2639 for information. Brownwood Brownwood Area Chamber of Commerce P. O. Box 880 (76804) 600 E Depot (76801) Phone: (325) 646-9535 Fax: (325) 643-6686 Contact: Sunni Modawell, Tourism Dir. E-Mail: Website: Metro Area Rooms: 300 Largest Room Block: 70 City Population: 20,400 Area Population: 38,870 Services: Assist in coordinating site visits, banquets. Provide "welcome" packets to all registered participants. Arrange for - tainment. Comments: Meet in the Middle! Centrally meeting spaces, comfortable hotel, sports facilities, Lake Brownwood, hunting, College Station Texas A&M Hotel and Conference Center 177 Joe Routt Blvd. College Station (77840) Phone: (979) 260-2235 Toll Free: (888) 65-GIGEM (44436) Fax: (979) 260-1325 Contact: Rachel Forester, Sales Mgr. Cheryl Goodman, Sales Mgr. E-Mail: Website: Guest Rooms: 250 Mtg. Rms: 22 /Sq. Ft. Lgst. Rm: 8,300 Cap. Mtg: 1,000 /Cap. Bnqt: 600 On Site: Together, we can give the word unique; our 35,000 square feet of flexible facilitate anything from a casual brain- storm to a formal celebration, each setup ensuring that your conference is as meaningful as your organization. Comments: Your team can attend break- out sessions in the morning, then take a dip in our pool in the afternoon. They can mingle over dinner, make an impact over drinks, then start all over again the next day. Just as every moment of your event is new, our spaces can be, too, stimulating small conversations that become significant innovations. Corpus Christi Congressman Solomon P. Ortiz International Center 402 Harbor Dr. (78401) Phone: (361) 879-0125 Fax: (361) 879-0565 Contact: Neil Fox, CEM, Area GM Lora Salfi, Dir. of Sales E-Mail: Website: Mtg. Rms: 10 /Total Sq. Ft: 73,800 Sq. Ft. Contiguous: 16,000 Cap. Mtg: 1,200 /Cap. Bnqt: 1,000 10' x 10' Booths: 86 Description: Now offering Comcast Cloud Audio Conferencing up to 500 callers, WebEx services up to 100 attendees, high-speed internet access. Comments: 16-foot floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the Corpus Christi Ship Channel under the spectacular Corpus Christi Harbor Bridge. Contract hotel room rates available with complimentary airport shuttle. 50,000 square feet of open air pavilion space overlooking the harbor. Omni Corpus Christi Hotel 900 N Shoreline Blvd. (78401) Phone: (361) 887-1600 Toll Free: (800) THE-OMNI Fax: (361) 886-3565 Contact: Ms. Blanche C. Morris, Dir. of Sales E-Mail: Website: CorpusChristi Guest Rooms: 475 /Suites: 29 Mtg. Rms: 12 /Sq. Ft. Lgst. Rm: 10,050 Cap. Mtg: 1,100 /Cap. Bnqt: 900 Total Sq. Ft: 24,000 On Site: Wireless internet access, audio- visual services, 2 restaurants, outdoor pool, indoor racquetball courts, fitness AAA Four-Diamond Hotel in Corpus Christi. Comments: ConventionSouth Top 100 Southern Hospitality Hotel Award Winner! Dallas Hyatt Regency Dallas 300 Reunion Blvd. (75207) Phone: (214) 712-7255 Toll Free: (800) 233-1234 Fax: (214) 651-0018 Contact: Fred Euler, GM Bryan King, Dir. of Sales/Mktg. E-Mail: Website: Guest Rooms: 1,120 /Suites: 42 Mtg. Rms: 60 /Sq. Ft. Lgst. Rm: 39,000 Cap. Mtg: 3,500 /Cap. Bnqt: 3,100 Total Sq. Ft: 160,000 On Site: Complimentary Wi-Fi in guest services, on-site FedEx office, business 24-hour fitness facility, Reflections of Comments: 1,120 modern guest rooms, 160,000 square feet of meeting space featuring ballrooms that are 30,000 39,000-square-foot exhibit hall. Direct access to Wolfgang Puck's Five Sixty atop Dallas landmark Reunion Tower. Connected via underground concourse to meeting space at Union Station. Walking Westin Dallas Park Central 12720 Merit Dr. (75251) Phone: (972) 385-3000 Fax: (972) 851-2033 Contact: LouAnn Jordan, Dir. of Sales/Mktg. E-Mail: louann.jordan@westindallas Website: Guest Rooms: 536 /Suites: 23 Mtg. Rms: 30 /Sq. Ft. Lgst. Rm: 15,050 Cap. Mtg: 2,000 /Cap. Bnqt: 1,200 Total Sq. Ft: 42,000 On Site: direct high-speed internet access, A/V services, 2 lounges, restaurant, outdoor Comments: The Westin Dallas Park Central Hotel is an urban, high-rise, luxury hotel specializing in business travel in North Dallas, adjacent to Central The Westin Galleria Dallas 13340 Dallas Pkwy. (75240) Phone: (972) 934-9494 Fax: (972) 450-2869 Contact: Marcela Ceccacci, Dir. of Sales Jennifer Hungerford, Dir. of Catering/Conv. Services E-Mail: Website: Guest Rooms: 448 /Suites: 12 Mtg. Rms: 26 /Sq. Ft. Lgst. Rm: 11,850 Cap. Mtg: 1,350 /Cap. Bnqt: 1,020 Total Sq. Ft: 46,000 On Site: Business center, VIP floor, access, A/V services, 2 lounges, 2 restau- Comments: in 2016, the brand new Westin Galleria Dallas. 448 rooms/54,000-plus square feet of meeting space, attached to world-class Denison Denison CVB P. O. Box 325 (75021) 313 W Woodard (75020) Phone: (903) 465-1551 Fax: (903) 465-8443 Contact: Shelly Kisel, Dir. of Events E-Mail: Website: Largest Room Block: 480 City Population: 23,038 Area Population: 210,000 Services: Lodging coordination, meeting Comments: Located 4 miles from Lake Texoma. Birthplace of President Dwight Eisenhower, numerous art galleries, major Wildlife Refuge. Texoma Event Center, 70 miles from Dallas. Fort Worth Rough Creek Lodge Executive Retreat & Resort P. O. Box 2400 5165 CR 2013 Glen Rose (76043) Phone: (254) 965-3700 Toll Free: (800) 864-4705 Fax: (254) 965-3170 Contact: Christy Lemons, National Sales Mgr. Frank Alvarez, Resident Mgr. E-Mail: Website: Guest Rooms: 59 /Suites: 21 Mtg. Rms: 5 /Sq. Ft. Lgst. Rm: 3,600 Cap. Mtg: 250 /Cap. Bnqt: 250 Total Sq. Ft: 6,900 On Site: direct high-speed internet access, A/V services, 2 lounges, 2 restaurants, tennis court, 2 heated outdoor pools, fitness facility, spa treatments, horseback riding Comments: The lodge, 90 minutes from the Dallas/Fort Worth area, is a premier destination for the discerning business executive, sportsman or companies want- ing a world-class experience. Complete meeting packages. Sheraton Fort Worth Hotel 1701 Commerce St. (76102) Toll Free: (888) 627-8556 Phone/Fax: (817) 335-7000 Contact: Tiffany DiPasquale, Dir. of Sales Vickey Patters, Asst. Dir. of Sales E-Mail: Website: Guest Rooms: 430 /Suites: 23 Mtg. Rms: 11 /Sq. Ft. Lgst. Rm: 8,652 Cap. Mtg: 1,000 /Cap. Bnqt: 750 Total Sq. Ft: 22,000 On Site: Business center, VIP floor, access, A/V services, restaurant, indoor pool, fitness facility. Comments: The downtown Sheraton Fort Worth Hotel is ideally situated across the street from the Fort Worth Convention Fort Worth Sundance Square, Billy Bob's, Whether you choose to explore the historic Stockyards or spend the day in the Arts District, Fort Worth has it all. Galveston Island Hotel Galvez & Spa, A Wyndham Grand Hotel 2024 Seawall Blvd. Galveston (77550) Phone: (409) 765-7721 Fax: (409) 765-5780 Contact: Steve Cunningham, Complex GM Patty Rouse, Complex Dir. of Sales/Mktg. E-Mail: Website: texas/galveston/hotel-galvez-spa-a-wynd ham-grand-hotel/hotel-overview Guest Rooms: 224 /Suites: 6 Mtg. Rms: 8 /Sq. Ft. Lgst. Rm: 4,550 Cap. Mtg: 500 /Cap. Bnqt: 350 Total Sq. Ft: 13,375 Comments: "Queen of the Gulf," 4-Diamond-awarded Hotel Galvez has been fully restored to its original ambiance - brunch. Texas ⎜ ConventionSouth ⎜ 2 0 1 8 / 2 0 1 9 M E E T I N G S I T E S G U I D E w w w . c o n v e n t i o n s o u t h . c o m 102

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