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    Trip to Florida Historic Coast

    Floridas Historic Coast

    Over two decades had passed since my last trip to Florida’s Historic Coast. One of the sunshine state’s lesser known gems, the region encompassing St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra Beach and The Beaches is steeped in history and the inherent beauty of Florida’s northern Atlantic Coast beaches. A Florida resident for nearly 25 years, I’ve come… Read more »

    A Surprising Conference in Fort Worth

    Fort Worth

    As a long time writer for ConventionSouth, I’m used to describing markets and letting our readers know why a particular city is a great destination for meetings and events. In October, I had the opportunity to look at all that from the other side of the fence when I attended a conference in Fort Worth,… Read more »

    Winter Festivities in the South

    Winter Festivities in Fayetteville, NC

    It’s time to celebrate! From parades, pageants to extravaganzas and New Years Eve parties, the South is getting geared up for the the holiday season. Whether you are looking for a festival close to home or an escape during winter break, we have an ongoing list of December happenings in the South. Georgia: Savannah, GA:… Read more »

Making Headlines

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park Reopens

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park will officially reopen to the public on Friday, December 9 in conjunction with the reopening of the city of Gatlinburg.

    How You Can Help With Gatlinburg Wildfire Relief

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    With the wind-spread wildfire in the Gatlinburg/Sevier County area, thousands of people have already been displaced. Looking for a way to help, many individuals and organizations have stepped in to plan fundraisers and donation drives.

    The South’s Top Cool Spots For Summer Events

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    The votes are in! ConventionSouth’s readers and Facebook fans have selected their top 10 picks for “The South’s Cool Spots For Summer Events.” In late October, ConventionSouth Editors compiled a Facebook ballot with a list of 35 meetings destinations that are well fit for summer meetings as they offer escape from the summer heat. From… Read more »

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