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    4 Reasons to Bring Your Branch to College Station

     
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    4 Reasons to Bring Your Branch to College Station

     
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    4 Reasons to Bring Your Branch to College Station

     
    POSTED October 4, 2021
     
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    4 Reasons to Bring Your Branch to College Station

     
    POSTED October 4, 2021
     

It’s the heart of Aggieland & Texas

College Station is located in the heart of central Texas within a three-hour drive of five of the nation’s 20 largest cities – and more than 87% of the state’s population. It’s an easy drive from all major cities in Texas or quick arrival/departure experience via Easterwood Airport (CLL). 

It’s the home of Texas A&M University 
In need of a superb keynote speaker? As one of the nation’s most renowned academic institutions, Texas A&M provides easy connection to many of the country’s best and brightest leaders in a wide variety of disciplines. Looking for venues with just the right amenities? Get access to new convention facilities at discounted rates with Visit College Station’s Preferred Access Agreement with Texas A&M. For example, you can offer attendees the energizing atmosphere inside Kyle Field — the largest football stadium in Texas – or the iconic Ford Hall of Champions. Reed Arena can accommodate thousands of patrons or small group meetings. 

It's more than just a college town 
College Station offers a variety of unique meeting venues surrounded by dining, shopping, and entertainment options to make your trip a memorable one. With 40-plus hotels, 4,500-plus guest rooms, 250,000 square feet of meeting space, and 2,900 general session capacity, your toughest decision may be which of the city’s premier venues is the best fit for your event. College Station is also home to the 7,500-capacity Wolf Pen Creek Amphitheater giving you an unconventional, outdoor meeting space option. Meeting and stay options range from full-service and boutique hotels to chic and rustic properties that give a unique nod to nostalgia. Plus the team at Visit College Station can help you choose the perfect accommodation and experience for your attendees. 

It’s a budget-friendly destination 
Your dollars will stretch infinitely further in College Station than in larger, more expensive cities. The city has lower average hotel rates with the same amenities and less travel time to get to them. Thanks to Visit College Station's room block assistance and complimentary services, you're assured of significant savings. You can also offset event expenses, expand your promotions, and save money through its Stimulus Program. Tell the team at Visit College Station about your event needs, and they’ll customize the perfect package. Their services are free for anyone planning an event in College Station. And they can’t wait to help you get started!

Ready to branch out? Visit meet.cstx.gov to get started. 

The time is right; the stage is set. Groups are ready to meet face to face again, and the four-star luxury hotel MGM Grand Detroit is ready to welcome you back.

According to MPI’s report “Spring 2021 Meetings Outlook,” three-quarters of meeting professionals predict a face-to-face event this calendar year. And that definitely rings true for Lisa Williams, executive director of sales for the hotel.

 

After a year that kept most explorers close to home, the newly transformed Rand Tower Hotel Minneapolis is ready to whisk guests away on a new adventure. With the completion of a $110 million-dollar transformation, the Jazz Age architectural icon that once housed office space has been reborn as a luxe 270-room boutique hotel.