<![CDATA[Midwest Meetings - Missouri Destinations]]>Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:45:55 -0700Weebly<![CDATA[The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center]]>Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:00:17 GMThttp://www.midwestmeetings.com/10/post/2014/04/the-westin-kansas-city-at-crown-center.htmlPicture
1 E Pershing Rd
Kansas City, Missouri 64108
Phone: 816-474-4400

Your Kansas City meeting at The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center will be marked by state-of-the-art technology, consummate professionalism, and inspiring surroundings. We offer 53,873 square feet of meeting space with 31 flexible meeting rooms. Our direct connection to the Crown Center Exhibition Hall lets you access an additional 52,000 square feet of meeting space-meaning no event is too large or too small.

Our hotel also features Tangent™ at Westin, our flexible work space available by the hour for small groups of up to four people. Tangent is the perfect breakout session space for your attendees, preparation space for your speakers or meeting planner command center.
<![CDATA[Old Kinderhook]]>Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:53:22 GMThttp://www.midwestmeetings.com/10/post/2014/04/old-kinderhook.htmlPicture
20 Eagle Ridge Road
Camdenton, Missouri 65020

Phone: 573-317-3500
Fax: 573-346-3958
Email Address

Expansion is underway at Old Kinderhook, a place well known for championship golf, outstanding dining and impressive amenities at The Lake of the Ozarks.
  • 84 tastefully appointed guest rooms featuring king beds with sofa sleeper or queen / queen units
  • 2 Suites
  • 40 existing private lodging units with equipped kitchens

Flexible Meeting Facilities
  • Over 11,000 square feet flexible meeting & conference space
  • Spacious pre-function and break areas
  • Onsite audio visual capabilities
  • High Speed internet access and WiFi, complimentary for all guests
  • Catering Menus that appeal to wide-ranging tastes, featuring seasonal fare from Old Kinderhook’s sustainable garden

  • 18 holes of exceptional golf, designed by Tom Weiskopf, Sr.
  • Enhanced spa with additional services & square footage
  • Indoor & Outdoor Pools
  • Expanded Marina Services
  • Ice Skating Rink

  • The Trophy Room is open for breakfast, lunch & dinner
  • The Hook Café offers a variety of breakfast & lunch items for those “on-the-go”
  • Hotel Lobby Coffee & Cocktail Bar
  • We proudly serve Starbucks® Coffee
<![CDATA[Kansas City Marriott Downtown]]>Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:39:52 GMThttp://www.midwestmeetings.com/10/post/2014/04/kansas-city-marriott-downtown.htmlPicture
200 West 12th Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64105

Phone: 816-421-6800
Fax: 816-471-5631

The Kansas City Marriott Downtown is perfectly situated in the heart of Kansas City and offers more than 93,000 square feet of high-tech and high-style meeting space. Located just steps away from top Kansas City attractions, the KC Convention Center and lively downtown activities and entertainment, this downtown Kansas City hotel will exceed your expectations in making your next business event a success.
<![CDATA[Joplin CVB]]>Wed, 09 Apr 2014 18:51:00 GMThttp://www.midwestmeetings.com/10/post/2014/04/joplin-cvb.htmlPicture
602 S Main Street
Joplin, Missouri 64801

Phone: 800-657-2534
Fax: 417-624-7948
Email Address

Located on historic Route 66 at the crossroads of I-44 and I-49, Joplin is a convenient location for hosting your group meetings. Joplin offers a convention center and hotel meeting rooms, as well as unique off-site meeting spaces. From big tradeshows to smaller meetings, Joplin can accommodate all your meeting needs. With 24 hotels and over 2,000 rooms, hotel and exhibition staffs are ready to help make your meeting or event truly successful. While in Joplin for your event, explore our exciting attractions and sample our over 200 restaurants. We can arrange a site visit of our lodging and meeting spaces, and will work with your group from beginning to end to make your event memorable. 

For meeting planners, the services we offer include: 
  • Personalized Site Visits
  • Hotel Rate Solicitation
  • Registration Assistance
  • Advance Promotional Materials
  • Goodie Bags for Participants
  • Tour Itineraries for Delegates and Spouses

Click here for additional CVB services.

Click here to view our meeting space and contact us today to book your meeting or event and see all that Joplin has to offer! 
<![CDATA[West Plains Civic Center]]>Tue, 07 Jan 2014 20:23:57 GMThttp://www.midwestmeetings.com/10/post/2014/01/west-plains-civic-center.htmlPicture
110 St. Louis St.
West Plains, Missouri  65775
Phone: 877-256-6034 • 417-256-8087
Fax:  417-256-8108

The West Plains Civic Center is a popular facility for everything from concerts to circuses, stage shows to athletic events and conferences to conventions. Because of its ideal location, the West Plains Civic Center serves the cultural and entertainment needs of south central Missouri and north central Arkansas. Easily accessible by major highways, the center draws audiences from a survey area of 120,000 people in a 60-mile radius of West Plains. When booking your events in the Ozarks, we encourage you to set your sights on the West Plains Civic Center.
<![CDATA[Holiday Inn St Louis SW Route 66 ]]>Tue, 07 Jan 2014 20:19:11 GMThttp://www.midwestmeetings.com/10/post/2014/01/holiday-inn-st-louis-sw-route-66.htmlPicture
10709 Watson Rd
St Louis, Missouri 63127

Phone: 800-315-2621
Fax: 314-821-6600
Email Address

Rooms/suites: 212

Meeting rooms: 9

Meeting space sq. ft.: 19,000

Largest room sq. ft.: 5,810

Reception capacity: 800

Golf course nearby: Yes

Onsite restaurants: Yes

Experience a memorable stay at our always-accommodating hotel with beautiful décor in Southwest Saint Louis, Missouri. Our hotel’s located off I-44 at exit 277B, putting you only 15 miles from the Lambert-St. Louis International Airport and 12 miles from downtown St. Louis.

Our hotel’s near numerous activities in the area including the St. Louis Zoo, Six Flags Amusement Park, Missouri Botanical Gardens, St. Louis Science Center and the Magic House. We are also only 12 miles from the famous Gateway Arch. And if you’re a baseball fan, you can spend the day cheering on the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium, just 11 miles from the hotel. 

Our Saint Louis, Missouri hotel’s location also benefits business travelers since we are within easy driving distance of local businesses like Liberty Mutual, Automated Data Processing (ADP), Maritz, Lutheran Church Missouri Synod, General Electric and the Fenton Business District. Staying with us means that you can have access to 19,079 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space, a 24-hour business center and complimentary high-speed Internet access.

Unlike other St. Louis hotel’s in the area, we offer a quality name you can trust along with an array of amenities to guarantee a good stay. From our outdoor and indoor pools and whirlpool to our in-house restaurant, lounge and fitness center, we can meet your every need. Make your reservation today!
<![CDATA[Lake of the Ozarks CVB]]>Tue, 07 Jan 2014 19:00:24 GMThttp://www.midwestmeetings.com/10/post/2014/01/lake-of-the-ozarks-cvb.htmlPicture
PO Box 1498
Osage Beach, Missouri 65065
Phone: 573-348-1599

Number of rooms: 6,000 

Closest Airport: Columbia Regional or Springfield/Branson

Distance to Airport: 75 miles 

Attractions/Entertainment in the area: 54,000-acre lake, set in a majestic panorama of rolling hills, forest and bluffs, 16 golf courses, shopping at the largest top brand outlet mall in Missouri, over 100 restaurants, night life and music shows 

Number of area meeting facilities: Tan-Tar-A Resort, The Lodge of Four Seasons, Country Club Hotel & Spa, Old Kinderhook Resort, The Resort at Port Arrowhead, The Inn at Grand Glaize, Baymont Inn & Suites, Best Western Dogwood Hills Golf Club & Resort and Sleep Inn

Each year, thousands of meeting attendees choose the Lake of the Ozarks for a variety of reasons. For some, it’s the unequaled panoramic scenery and 54,000 acres of water activities. For others, it’s the central gathering locale, the wide range of facilities, amenities and value.

We would like to extend a warm invitation to groups of ten to 3,000 by offering a variety of convention options in a resort environment: more than 6,000 guestrooms - most with lake views; 250,000 sq. ft. of traditional meeting space, 200 resorts and hotels and five convention properties; over 261 championship golf holes carved out of rolling hills, with water and elevations to challenge amateur or pro, breathtaking views, clubhouses with group facilities and corporate golf tournaments; over 100 restaurants on and off the water, most with lake views, some with small meeting rooms; onsite and area nightlife music; and dinner cruises.

CVB services include planning assistance, brochures and pre-conference materials, site inspections, media contacts, name badges, registration, official welcome, hospitality booth, transportation and final presentation.

<![CDATA[Lumière Place Casino and Hotels]]>Fri, 03 Jan 2014 17:46:02 GMThttp://www.midwestmeetings.com/10/post/2014/01/lumire-place-casino-and-hotels.htmlPicture
999 N. 2nd St.
St. Louis, MO 63102

Phone: 877-450-7711

HOTELUMIERE offers it all in the center of downtown St. Louis:
  • Over 26,950 square feet of multipurpose banquet space featuring a ballroom, atrium and a theatre accommodating up to 450 guests
  • Catering menus prepared by our award-winning chefs
  • State-of-the-art audiovisual technology
  • Director suites for private meetings or breakout sessions
  • A 294 all-suite luxury hotel with plush bedding
  • Steps from dining, nightlife and gaming action
  • Full-service fitness center and indoor pool
  • Free and secure parking for groups
  • 20 minutes from Lambert International Airport
  • Within footsteps to the Convention Center, Busch Stadium, MetroLink and the Gateway Arch

To book your event, call the Sales Office at 314-881-7800.
<![CDATA[Drury Hotels]]>Thu, 17 Nov 2011 18:42:01 GMThttp://www.midwestmeetings.com/10/post/2011/11/drury-hotels.htmlPicture
711 North Broadway
St. Louis, Missouri 63102
Phone: 888-324-1691
Fax: 888-220-8942

Rooms/suites: 178/34
Meeting space sq. ft.: 4,715
Meeting rooms: 4
Reception capacity: 50
Onsite restaurant: Yes

Conveniently located in downtown St. Louis, the Drury Inn & Suites Convention Center offers over 4,000 sq. ft. of meeting space that can accommodate a wide variety of groups. Let our hotel work to deliver an exceptional level of service for your next event.

Planning a successful meeting or event is simple with Drury Hotels! Enjoy many Free Extras such as Hot QUIKSTART® Breakfast, 5:30 Kickback® - Hot Food & Cold Beverages, wireless internet, 60 minutes of long distance, soda/popcorn (daily 3-10 pm), local phone calls. We look forward to hosting your next group!

Attractions: Edward Jones Dome, Lumiere Place Casino, Saint Louis Science Center, The Gateway Arch, Six Flags Over Mid-America/ Hurricane Harbor, Busch Stadium, City Museum, Grant’s Farm, Saint Louis Zoo
<![CDATA[Branson Gray Line]]>Mon, 31 Oct 2011 20:54:35 GMThttp://www.midwestmeetings.com/10/post/2011/10/branson-gray-line.htmlPicture
155 Industrial Park Drive
Hollister, Missouri 65672 
Phone: 417-335-4466
Fax: 417-335-4640
Email Address
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  Branson Gray Line is a full service transportation company located in Southwest Missouri but servicing clients nationwide.  Our services include Destination Management Services, group ticketing service, airport meet and greets, motorcoach, shuttle, taxi, luxury car service, and limousine service. We have exclusive pickup rights at the Branson Airport and also can serve the Springfield National Airport as well as the North West Arkansas airport. The company has been in operation since 1993 under one owner and has grown over the years to incorporate multiple services for the Branson area. 
  Our destination management service includes standard service such as airport meet and greet, off site event management, ticketing services, transportation, pipe and drape and trade show set up and management, staffing solutions, and onsite management. We work closely with all the major hotel locations and event centers in the Branson area to make sure that your event is planned exquisitely. References are always available on request. We can handle small meetings of 10 people to large conventions up to 5,000 people.