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Lambert St. Louis International Airport Offers New Event Spaces to Planners

January 5, 2015

Different and unique options for meeting and event locations are always a welcome site for any planner. Lambert St. Louis International Airport offers just that. With three conference rooms – The Lindbergh, Norton and Missouri Vineyards – as well as the entire B Concourse for rent, Lambert defies “normal” and brings new ideas to the […]


Experience Classic Sophistication

December 22, 2014

Whether you’re hosting a corporate meeting or social event, Hotel Sorella Country Club Plaza offers the perfect combination of sophistication, style, service and meeting space. Overnight guests enjoy complimentary European Breakfast served in Francesca’s Greenhouse Lounge and luxurious amenities. Featuring 5,700 square feet of interior meeting space including our rooftop restaurant, Rosso, our dedicated staff of event service professionals will ensure the […]


Global Spectrum Contract Renewed at St. Charles Convention Center

December 19, 2014

The St. Charles County Convention and Sports Facilities Authority and the City of St. Charles today extended the management contract with Global Spectrum to continue operating the Saint Charles Convention Center for an additional three years and eligible for a two year renewal in 2018. 


Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre Gets a New Name: Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

December 17, 2014

Live Nation today announced a multi-year agreement with Hollywood Casino, a casino owned and operated by Penn National Gaming, to become the new name-in-title sponsor of their popular amphitheatre located in Maryland Heights near St. Louis. The new venue name is Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre.


The Barn: Where Rustic Features Meets Modern Amenities

December 12, 2014

Cedar Creek’s newest banquet facility, “The Barn,” has officially opened its doors to meet the growing demand for destination weddings, corporate presentations, and other social gatherings. It measures over 5,700 square feet, with an additional 1,800 square feet of outdoor deck, making it one of the largest event venues in Missouri’s wine country. “We made […]


Survey Results

November 26, 2014

Recently, Missouri Meetings & Events conducted a survey on how the Ferguson/St. Louis protests have affected the meetings and events industry. This survey was sent out in three separate newsletters to thousands of industry professionals. Twenty-nine people took the time to answer the 4-question survey. Here is what we found: Q1. Due to the national […]


Holly Lammert Joins the St. Louis Convention & Visitors Commission

November 19, 2014

The St. Louis Convention & Visitors Commission (SLCVC) has hired Holly Lammert as its Executive Meeting Sales Manager. Lammert will be responsible for producing sales leads for St. Louis with emphasis on 125 and under peak room nights. Prior to joining the SLCVC, Lammert was the Regional Sales Manager at Lodging Hospitality Management. Lammert has a […]


Chase Park Plaza Names New Executive Pastry Chef

November 13, 2014

The Chase Park Plaza Hotel, located in the Central West End, hired 37-year-old David Laufer as the new Executive Pastry Chef to provide unusual and unique dessert creations to EAU Bistro, Café EAU and Chaser’s Lounge. Laufer, a 1995 graduate of Red Bud, Illinois high school trained at the Culinary Institute of America and completed […]


University of Kansas Fall Pow Wow

November 11, 2014

The powwow is scheduled to be on November 22nd, 2014 starting at 1pm in the Kansas Ballroom of the Kansas Union. This event is the finale in a series of events that will take place starting on November 17th and ending on the 22nd since November is Native American Heritage Month.

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