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.
Sep 25, 2018
The simplest way to predict whether your event will be successful is by asking what matters to your audience the most.
Sep 24, 2018
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As event planners, our budget is our best friend. With so many of the most classic event mistakes being related to bad budgeting, we know that having a solid, well thought through, comprehensive budget is absolutely key to staying on track and ensuring that your event goes off without a hitch.
Sep 17, 2018
What do Brad Pitt, chimpanzee expert Jane Goodall, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak, and the late neurologist Oliver Sacks, author of The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, have in common?
Sep 11, 2018
Executives know that events work for promoting their brands and driving business. A big opportunity exists, though, for organizations to get smarter about how they spend on events and making the most of the data they produce.
Aug 30, 2018
As students return to school around the country it is a good time to look at Vermont College's and Universities as venue options for a future meeting or event. In Burlington, two great locations are available,…
Aug 27, 2018
When thinking about your next event, keep these strategies in mind.
Aug 14, 2018
new website will include travel advice and tips, education, and effective strategies on how to lower costs, improve employee productivity and satisfaction, ensure traveler safety and security, design a travel policy, and ultimately drive a company’s revenue growth.
Aug 08, 2018
As a group millennials are different from their elders, and the meetings world is figuring out just how that can impact events.
Jul 31, 2018
Corporate confidence is high, so more meetings are taking place offsite. This is putting pressure on planners to source and plan events more efficiently, so many are turning to mobile tools to help.
Jul 31, 2018
Vermont offers and abundance of mountain locations to consider for your next meeting or event. In the northern part of the state, fondly referred to as the Northeast Kingdom, you'll find Jay Peak Resort.…
Jul 27, 2018
Forty years ago today, Hildene in Manchester, VT was purchased by the nonprofit group, Friends of Hildene
Jul 24, 2018
The Vermont Convention Bureau just finished up a successful week with Major League Fishing. Congratulations to Tom Carton for his efforts in making this event happen!
Jul 24, 2018
To help meeting planners crack the attendance code, the Center for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR) has published "How to Grow Attendance," a four-part research series about event marketing strategies and best practices.
Jul 16, 2018
Now that summer is finally here, we’re all excited to get outside in the summer sun. Here are 12 great things to do in Vermont if you want to spend your summer outdoors. These spots will show you some of the best places in the Green Mountain State. Have fun!
Jul 09, 2018
To make a big impact on a small budget, small and mid-size cities should be considered by meeting planners.
Jun 28, 2018
Next month, renovations will be complete at the luxury resort in Manchester, VT.
Jun 20, 2018
Mountain venues provide attendees with a breath of fresh air and organizations with a chance for their team or group to really connect, be insightful and get things done, distraction free. Tucked away…
Jun 19, 2018
Nearly two million gallons of Vermont maple syrup produced helped by an extended season.
Jun 11, 2018
Great news for travelers working their way east from Chicago or points further west. American Airlines will be running two non-stop flights daily. Meeting planners and Event planners start broadening those horizons - the Burlington, VT area just became much more accessible!
May 30, 2018
Lake Champlain at 120 miles long and 12 miles wide is the largest lake after the great lakes. Two unique properties sit along the shores of Lake Champlain and offer your attendees an unconventional meeting…