United States

Planned Expansion Would Double Size of Seattle's Washington State Convention Center

by Matt Alderton | July 23, 2015
The expansion could bring up to 25 new conventions to Seattle a year.

Disney Unveils Plans for Shanghai Disneyland

by Matt Alderton | July 17, 2015
Disney's first theme park in mainland China, Shanghai Disneyland, will open in spring 2016 with six themed lands.

Music-Themed Westin Arrives in Austin

by Matt Alderton | July 17, 2015
The Westin Austin Downtown in downtown Austin, TX, offers 366 guest rooms and over 13,500 square feet of meeting space.

Blue Man Group Moving Las Vegas Show to Luxor

by Matt Alderton | July 15, 2015

The Blue Man Group in Las Vegas is being relocated from Monte Carlo to Luxor.


MGM Resorts International to Build New Concert Venue at Monte Carlo

by Matt Alderton | July 15, 2015
A new, approximately 5,000-seat theater is coming to Monte Carlo Resort and Casino.

The Lodge Opens for Saratoga Events and Post-Track Cocktails

by Andrea Doyle | July 15, 2015
The Lodge, a private event venue, has opened at Saratoga Casino and Raceway.

Guest Room Refresh Coming to Vegas' Encore Resort

by Matt Alderton | July 08, 2015

The all-suite Encore Resort at Wynn Las Vegas will begin a room refresh this summer.


What Puerto Rico's Financial Crisis Means to Meetings and Incentives

by Deanna Ting | July 08, 2015
Meet Puerto Rico's Milton Segarra wants planners to know the island is still ready to welcome meetings, incentives, and events.

Kalahari Resorts and Conventions Opens Pennsylvania Property

by Matt Alderton | July 06, 2015
Kalahari Resorts and Conventions has opened its newest resort in Pocono Mountains, PA.

Mandalay Bay Commences Guest Room Remodel

by Matt Alderton | July 01, 2015
Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino has begun a $100 million remodel encompassing each of its 3,309 guest rooms and suites.

Study: Cost of Dining Out Varies Dramatically by Destination

by Matt Alderton | June 30, 2015
The price of a meal can vary by 67 percent depending on the city.

Insights Into Incentives in Hawaii

by Alex Palmer | June 18, 2015
Incentive house Spear One releases three new e-books on planning incentive programs on the Hawaiian Islands.