• Event Snapshots: Ribbon-Cutting at the South Padre Island Convention Centre

     
    FROM THE Fall 2016 ISSUE
     

    1. An aerial view of the convention center. 

  • Event Snapshots: Ribbon-Cutting at the South Padre Island Convention Centre

     
    FROM THE Fall 2016 ISSUE
     

    2. Angela Peña, Donita Garza, Vedette Garza, Michael Flores, Judith Lehn and Angela Feinstein. 

  • Event Snapshots: Ribbon-Cutting at the South Padre Island Convention Centre

     
    FROM THE Fall 2016 ISSUE
     

    3. Interim City Manager Darla Jones.

  • Event Snapshots: Ribbon-Cutting at the South Padre Island Convention Centre

     
    FROM THE Fall 2016 ISSUE
     

    4. Row one, from left: Michael Flores, Julianna Barron, Vedette Garza, Former Mayor Bob Pinkerton, Cameron County Commissioner Pct. 1 Sofia Benavides, Mayor Barry Patel, Senator Eddie Lucio Jr., Interim City Manager Darla Jones, Michael Jones, Rosa Zapata, Councilwoman Theresa Metty, Joey Rodriguez. Row two: Nancy Botello, Noe Maldonado, Judith Lehn, Arnie Crenin, Bill Donahue, Councilman Dennis Stahl, Katy Drake, CVB Director Keith Arnold, Councilwoman Alita Bagley. Row three: Councilman Paul Munarriz, Sean Till, Lori Moore, Carlos Centeno, Jimmy Hawkinson, Reyes Troncoso. 

  • Event Snapshots: Ribbon-Cutting at the South Padre Island Convention Centre

     
    FROM THE Fall 2016 ISSUE
     

    5. Breakout room. 

  • Event Snapshots: Ribbon-Cutting at the South Padre Island Convention Centre

     
    FROM THE Fall 2016 ISSUE
     

    6. Row one, from left: Yolanda Davila, Lili DeRousie, Vedette Garza. Row two: Ray Rios, Julianna Barron, Judith Lehn, Rosa Zapata, Dixie Rowell, Noe Maldonado. Row three: Patty Garcia, Carlos Centeno, Keith Arnold, Michael Flores, Georgina Ramos. Row 4: Nancy Botello, Joey Rodriguez, Katy Drake, Lori Moore, Rudy Cantu. 

  • Event Snapshots: Ribbon-Cutting at the South Padre Island Convention Centre

     
    FROM THE Fall 2016 ISSUE
     

    7. From left, Senator Eddie Lucio Jr., Mayor Barry Patel, Interim City Manager Darla Jones, CVB Director Keith Arnold.

The City of South Padre Island and the South Padre Island Convention & Visitors Bureau celebrated the grand reopening of the South Padre Island Convention Centre with a formal ribbon cutting ceremony, following the center’s multimilliondollar renovation. 

The iconic Hotel Crescent Court—situated in the heart of Dallas’ vibrant Uptown— recently celebrated the completion of the $33 million overhaul to its lobby, guest rooms, lavish suites, corridors, and spa and fitness center. To celebrate the momentous occasion, Hotel Crescent Court invited VIP guests to a special unveiling. As a Lone Star landmark, Hotel Crescent Court’s 186 rooms and 40 lavish suites reflect gracious Texas hos - pitality including a private bar, custom bath products and thoughtful touches.

 

This eclectic town is home to numerous interesting and unusual event venues. From mums to motorcycles, here are a few local favorites.

 

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