Event planning tips, venue updates and exciting happenings from around the state.
Out of the box meeting and event locations, outstanding service, and state of the art conference facilities from branded hotels to luxury resorts to small inns and B&B’s. Vermont has endless possibilities. Natural beauty with rugged mountains, rolling hills, sparkling blue lakes and quaint cities and towns are a perfect backdrop for your meeting or event. The Vermont Convention Bureau will help you create a meeting your attendees will not soon forget.
May 01, 2019
Bonding through shared experience improves communication and strengthens relationships. Vermont offers so many unique ways to bring your team together, break down barriers and improve their performance.…
Apr 03, 2019
After 9 long months, our work on Major League Fishing’s Challenge Select Event is finally hitting the air! The Vermont Convention Bureau helped produce the event, partnering with local hotels, restaurants,…
Mar 29, 2019
Shallow Poached Halibut and Oysters at the The Richardson Tavern
Mar 28, 2019
Safety is an important factor to consider when planning a meeting or event. Respondents from a study by DCI - Development Counsellors International, reported that safety and security concerns keep meeting…
Mar 12, 2019
The Vermont Convention Bureau is hiring! We have a Sales Manager position open. We are looking for a dynamic individual to develop sales opportunities and lead generation for our members while assisting…
Feb 28, 2019
Spring in Vermont is a great time to hold a meeting. Take advantage of seasonal savings and some of the sweetest, freshest flavors and activities!
1. Save. Spring is value many season at many Vermont…
Jan 31, 2019
Whether you are organizing a retreat, strategic planning, board of directors or department meeting, the Vermont Convention Bureau team can help you find the ideal site to fit your needs.
1. Sense of…
Jan 30, 2019
From welcome parties to good-bye brunches, Basin Harbor is an extraordinary lakeside setting, perfect for your special day. The distant Adirondack mountains frame every Basin Harbor wedding…
Jan 16, 2019
When it comes to events, Murphy’s Law, “if something can go wrong it probably will,” almost always rears its ugly head
Jan 03, 2019
Over the course of the last year, some local hotels have made significant renovations. We highlight two in this blog - The Equinox Resort & Spa in Manchester Village, Vermont and Trader Duke's in South Burlington, Vermont.
Dec 17, 2018
Trending Activities for your Next Winter Meeting
Vermont offers so many ways to explore the great outdoors and to add an out of the ordinary experience to your program.
The Land Rover Experience at…
Dec 12, 2018
It's time to adapt to changes happening in the industry regarding event technology.
Nov 16, 2018
Every meeting or event should have a little entertainment to keep people engaged. We've got a couple of ideas for you to consider.
Nov 14, 2018
The two most popular destinations in Vermont—Stowe and Burlington—are only 35 miles from each other, but they offer two completely different vacation settings. Below are itinerary suggestions for a two-day stay in each place.
Oct 30, 2018
Whether you are looking for a gift for an attendee, a speaker, a VIP or gifts for your clients or employees, the Vermont Convention Bureau (VCB) team can assist you in finding just the right item for…
Oct 24, 2018
Striking its pose among Vermont’s Green Mountains, Okemo Mountain Resort offers breathtaking beauty, rural charm and year-round full service sophistication.
The resort offers seasonal activities and adventures,…
Oct 15, 2018
29th Conference on Severe Local Storms October 22 through October 26.
Oct 03, 2018
As made-for-Instagram pop-ups grow in popularity nationwide, it may be time for your association to make its next conference more photo- and selfie-friendly. A few ways to get it done.
Oct 02, 2018
According to CORT Events, the nation's leading rental company of furniture, lighting and accessories, the top event and meeting design trends this fall season will be art deco, mixing rustic with industrial and an homage to 80’s décor.
Sep 25, 2018
The simplest way to predict whether your event will be successful is by asking what matters to your audience the most.