First Look: STK Grand Opening at Disney Springs

First Look: STK Grand Opening at Disney Springs

  • Posted on 06/07/2016

 

One of the premiere steakhouses in the country, STK, has come to Disney Springs! The largest in the chain of restaurants, the Orlando location is wonderful for private meeting events.

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There’s a luxe private dining room “Tempest Storm” on the main floor that can seat up to 15 guests, as well as the option ...

Meeting Groups Will Love the New Soarin' at Epcot

Meeting Groups Will Love the New Soarin' at Epcot

  • Posted on 05/31/2016

 

Ready to take flight over some the world's most iconic locations and cities? The hang glider themed attraction at Epcot is set to soar on June 17, 2016 with an all new multi-sensory experience called Soarin' Around the World. The high flying ride will give Walt Disney World guests a bird's-view of famous ...

Groups Will Discover a Whole New World at Discovery Cove

Groups Will Discover a Whole New World at Discovery Cove

  • Posted on 05/17/2016

When Chicago-based Hinda Incentives decided to put together an evening event for their top clients, during a conference here in Orlando, they chose Discovery Cove for its one-of-a kind experience. By day,  Discovery Cove is known for its program for guests to swim with the gentle bottlenose dolphins, feed tropical birds or play inches away ...

Want An Unconventional Meeting Spot for Your Next Dinner In Orlando?  The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Offers a Few

Want An Unconventional Meeting Spot for Your Next Dinner In Orlando? The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Offers a Few

  • Posted on 05/04/2016


When it comes to events, the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin offers meeting professionals a chance to think outside the box—or inside the kitchen! The hotel now offers receptions, dinners and other group events outside the traditional banquet halls and meetings spaces, in areas including giant freezers, banquet kitchens and back hallways. 

Here ...

After the Meeting, a Round of Golf May Be a Great Way to Relax

After the Meeting, a Round of Golf May Be a Great Way to Relax

  • Posted on 04/12/2016


We’re flush with golf courses here in Orlando—more than 150—so it may be difficult to choose. Here are some well-known courses, not too far from our Convention Center, in the heart of the tourist area.

Shingle Creek Golf Club

The David Harman designed, 18-hole, 7,149-yard championship golf course, below, features undulating ...

Pet Product Lovers Flock to Orlando for the Global Pet Expo 2016

Pet Product Lovers Flock to Orlando for the Global Pet Expo 2016

  • Posted on 03/23/2016

 

Lovers and sellers of all things for pets got to preview and order from the latest products and innovations for the pet product industry at the annual Global Pet Expo in Orlando. On site at the West Hall of the Orange County Convention Center were 1,300 vendors from 40 countries including some of the ...

Theme Parks in Orlando? Yes! Culture Too? Absolutely

Theme Parks in Orlando? Yes! Culture Too? Absolutely

  • Posted on 02/16/2016


With the opening of the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts (DPAC) seen above, there’s been a renewed interest in all things cultural in Orlando. While DPAC is home to Broadway Theater, live music and other performances, there are more than a few other places to “get cultured.” As a bonus, many of ...

 Orlando Plans for Another Banner Year with Expansions and Openings in 2016

Orlando Plans for Another Banner Year with Expansions and Openings in 2016

  • Posted on 01/27/2016


Named by Cvent as the number one meetings destination in the United States, Orlando has proven to be a city that continues to evolve with even more event and meeting space, more group dining venues, new teambuilding experiences and state-of-the-art expansions and upgrades. Meeting professionals in Orlando have unlimited options for creating one-of-a-kind events.

New ...

Give your Orlando Meeting a Daring Edge  With These Adventurous Activities

Give your Orlando Meeting a Daring Edge With These Adventurous Activities

  • Posted on 01/20/2016


While Orlando may be well known for its theme parks, roller coasters are not the only activity that thrill seekers can look forward to during their stay. Orlando boats a wide selection of adventurous activities of both the indoor and outdoor variety. Do your attendees possess a daring spirit? Check out some of Orlando’s ...

Villas of Grand Cypress Launches Redesigned Executive Meeting Center

Villas of Grand Cypress Launches Redesigned Executive Meeting Center

  • Posted on 01/13/2016


Villas of Grand Cypress has announced the redesign of its Executive Meeting Center, a standalone complex that houses 7,200 square-feet of flexible indoor/outdoor event space. Situated on the resort’s 1,500 acres in Orlando’s Lake Buena Vista area and framed by the Villas’ 45 holes of Jack Nicklaus Signature-designed golf, the ...