Taste & Travel

Philadelphia Venues Work Together to Prepare for Army-Navy Game

During a press trip over the weekend of the famed Army-Navy Game at Lincoln Financial Field, the Philadelphia CVB showed how intimate a city can feel when everyone works together.

BY Casey Gale January 17, 2019

PCMA EduCon 2019 Heading to Los Angeles

What PCMA Education Conference attendees can expect when they land in the City of Angels in June.

BY Jasmine Zhu January 6, 2019

Disneyland: Eating It Up in the House of Mouse

Event planners booking a meeting in Anaheim, California, might assume that attendees are over Disneyland. But the legendary theme park offers more than just thrill rides and character encounters — it also features a number of private event spaces. 

BY Casey Gale December 19, 2018

Amenities We Like: Omni Frisco Calls an Edible With Football-Themed Treats

The pleasure of finding a little something waiting for me in a hotel room never gets old. But the amenity delivered to my room at the Omni Frisco in Frisco, Texas, kicked the experience up a few notches. Deliciously fun, it also cleverly managed to tell a story about the property.

BY Barbara Palmer December 17, 2018

What Will Personalized Nutrition Plans Mean for Group F&B?

As genomics and artificial intelligence help consumers make smarter choices for their stomachs at home, they may expect to find menus at meetings tailored to individual biological needs, too.

BY David McMillin December 13, 2018

14 Can’t Miss Chicago Attractions for Business Travelers

Itching to stretch your legs after days sitting in your meetings or sessions? So many Chicago attractions allow attendees to take a break from the convention hamster wheel. Whether you feel like throwing an axe or tossing a few drinks back, enjoying a relaxing walk or taking in some culture, eating some sweets or dining

BY Lisa Arnett December 12, 2018

Gamble on These Fun Things to do in Atlantic City

If you find yourself in Atlantic City, New Jersey, with some time but little change to spare, don’t worry — hitting up casinos isn’t the only way to pass the hours in the resort town. Here’s how Convene suggests having a great day in Atlantic City. Morning To start your day off feeling, enjoy a leisurely

BY Casey Gale December 10, 2018

Tasty Team-building: Using F&B to Bring Attendees Closer Together

Forget delivering plates to a table. When organizers put participants in charge of part of the meal, the experience feels more educational, fun, and memorable.

BY David McMillin December 7, 2018

Bellhop Bar by Loews Hotels Unpacks Craft Drinks, Nostalgia

Loews Hotels is getting nostalgic this holiday season, serving locally-inspired cocktails from The Bellhop Bar by Loews Hotels. The concept pays homage to “the golden age of the cocktail era” with its use of an oversized steamer trunk retrofitted as a bar and antique, apothecary-style bottles.

BY Curt Wagner December 4, 2018

Coping With Dietary Requirements

As attendees’ food requirements multiply, a new IACC guide aims to help event planners and venues.

December 3, 2018