OCT 2018

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²ConventionSouth ² O C T O B E R 2 0 1 8 w w w . c o n v e n t i o n s o u t h . c o m 28 NEW & RENOVATED Sites In The South! Sponsored Content in the center of everything going on in North Carolina. Located in the center of North Carolina's state and the center of the eastern seaboard, Greensboro is easily accessible for travel – whether business or pleasure—Flying or Driving. Fly into The Piedmont Triad International Airport or drive using Interstate 85, 40 and 73. Greensboro is home to one of the Southeast's largest convention centers, Koury Convention Center along with the 23,500-seat Greensboro Coliseum. Worry less, with over 87 area accommodations and nearly 16,000 hotel rooms, Greensboro can accommodate any size conference, tradeshow, meeting, wedding, reunion and sporting event. Fun and exciting things are happening - Greensboro has great dining, nightlife, golf courses, festivals, world-class museums and outdoor recreation, including 90 miles of walking trails. Stroll in one of the beautiful gardens. Visit one of over 135 attractions including Wet'n Wild Emerald Point Water Park, Greensboro Children's Museum, Replacements, Ltd., plus the Greensboro Science Center, home to the Wiseman Aquarium, the first LEED-certified aquarium in the United States, and Skywild, the first aerial adventure park where zoo visitors can watch participants perform tasks that mimic animal behavior. Witness history at International Civil Rights Center & Museum, Greensboro History Museum and Guilford Courthouse National Military Park. Greensboro boasts 16 different styles of cuisine and is home to over 500 restaurants. From world-class haute cuisine to down-home, tangy, pit-cooked barbecue, Greensboro's selection of restaurants offers pleasures for every palate. Make Greensboro, NC your next meeting or destination where history is rich and Southern Hospitality is deeply rooted. Q Meet In The Center Of It All Ava Pope, Director of Sales A long-time veteran of the hospitality industry, Ava has worked as Director of Sales with the Greensboro CVB for 20 years. Greensboro CVB (336) 274-2282 or (800) 344-2282 Be

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