Frankenmuth

Posted on November 5th, 2018
Frankenmuth is known for playing host to the world’s largest Christmas store and world-famous chicken dinners at two of the largest independently owned restaurants in the country, but did you know that it’s also known for being an ideal location for meetings and events? With small town charm a…

The Inn at Harbor Shores

Posted on November 5th, 2018
The Inn at Harbor Shores emulates an over-scaled lakeside cottage influenced by classic coastal architecture while embracing 21st century conveniences and amenities. Whether dining at Plank’s Tavern, enjoying cocktails on the terrace of the Ballroom, playing a round at our public Jack Nick…

Greater Lansing CVB

Posted on April 13th, 2018
Greater Lansing is home to the State Capitol, Michigan State University and is an ideal site for your next event. The region offers over 4,500 hotel rooms, affordably priced, and conveniently located near area attractions and restaurants. The Lansing Center offers over 71,000 sq. ft. of column-f…

MotorCity Casino Hotel

Posted on April 13th, 2018
At MotorCity Casino Hotel in Detroit, we offer everything you need to make your next event a truly memorable one. From cutting-edge presentations to conventions, MotorCity Casino Hotel has the facilities to make the extraordinary happen: sophisticated boardrooms, 67,500 square feet of flexib…

BOYNE Resorts

Posted on April 13th, 2018
Confidence. When you’re planning an event or conference, nothing is more important than knowing you’ve chosen the right location – and the right professionals to help you make it a success. When you choose one of BOYNE’s three exceptional northern Michigan resorts as y…

FireKeepers Casino Hotel

Posted on April 13th, 2018
As a world-class meeting venue, FireKeepers Casino Hotel provides the service and amenities you seek, with the comforts and entertainment your guests expect.   Our AAA four-diamond hotel has 243 rooms, a multilevel pool, hot tub, sauna, steam room, fitness center and business cente…

Frederik Meijer Gardens

Posted on April 11th, 2018
Whether celebrating life’s special moments in a tranquil garden setting or simply looking for a unique location for a party, business meeting, retreat or special occasion, Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park is the ideal location for a social or corporate event. With a 158-acre m…

Flint & Genesee CVB

Posted on April 11th, 2018
Why Flint & Genesee Get to know Flint & Genesee – inside and out. From market to museums, cinemas to symphonies, car shows to the county fair, there’s so much to see and do for the business and leisure traveler. Flint & Genesee offers local award-winning hotels and restaurants, and p…

Top 10 Ways to Market Your Conference/Event to Help Boost Attendance

Posted on April 11th, 2018
Tracy Padot For those of us in the meetings and events industry we know that budgets are shrinking and we’re being asked to do more with less. Often an event planner is not only responsible for coordinating all of the logistics for the event but they are charged with marketing it as well. I’ve devel…

Food & Beverage Trends

Posted on April 11th, 2018
Mark Bondy Recently, at the Michigan Meetings Expo I had the opportunity to facilitate a discussion on Food and Beverage Trends in the meetings and incentive industry. Times have evolved and it is no longer about selecting menus from a standard list of options a month or two ahead of a program operati…