NOV 2017

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N O V E M B E R 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 A L A B A M A & Sports (TTS): a 110-room Residence Inn by Marriott, with 1,500 square feet of meeting space; an 89-room Comfort Inn and Suites to be built downtown; and a 101-room La Quinta, all to be completed in early 2018. The Hotel Capstone, located on the UA campus, has 150 guest rooms and 7,000 square feet of event space with ballrooms, banquet room and meeting rooms. The hotel is next to the Bryant Conference Center that offers 30,000 square feet of meeting space in tiered conference rooms, boardrooms and classrooms, plus pre-function space and a 10,044-square- foot auditorium that can seat up to 1,000 for theater-style presentations or up to 512 for din- ners. An Embassy Suites offers 154 suites and 5,200 square feet of event space. Two popular outdoor event venues, accord- ing to TTS, are the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater, with seating for up to 7,470 people, and Gov- ernment Plaza, a five-acre park in the middle of downtown. ► EXPERIENCE MOBILE'S RENAISSANCE. Home of America's original Mardi Gras, Mobile, Alabama has been hosting successful meetings for more than 300 years. Come experience history, legendary hospitality, a thriving entertainment district, fresh seafood and affordable meeting options at Mobile's two Renaissance hotels: The Battle House Renaissance Hotel & Spa and Renaissance Riverview Plaza Hotel. The Renaissance Hotels of Mobile boast 612 rooms, more than 70,000 square feet of flexible meeting space and are walkable to downtown attractions, convention center and the thriving entertainment district. To make your next meeting exceptional, visit us online or call us directly at 251.415.3086. RENAISSANCE MOBILE RIVERVIEW PLAZA HOTEL t: 251.438.4000 THE BATTLE HOUSE RENAISSANCE MOBILE HOTEL & SPA t: 251.338.2000 Sweet Home Food Bar in Tuscaloosa Tuscaloosa Tourism & Sports 45

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