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    4 Reasons to Bring Your Branch to College Station

     
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    4 Reasons to Bring Your Branch to College Station

     
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    4 Reasons to Bring Your Branch to College Station

     
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    4 Reasons to Bring Your Branch to College Station

     
    POSTED October 4, 2021
     
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    4 Reasons to Bring Your Branch to College Station

     
    POSTED October 4, 2021
     

It’s the heart of Aggieland & Texas

College Station is located in the heart of central Texas within a three-hour drive of five of the nation’s 20 largest cities – and more than 87% of the state’s population. It’s an easy drive from all major cities in Texas or quick arrival/departure experience via Easterwood Airport (CLL). 

It’s the home of Texas A&M University 
In need of a superb keynote speaker? As one of the nation’s most renowned academic institutions, Texas A&M provides easy connection to many of the country’s best and brightest leaders in a wide variety of disciplines. Looking for venues with just the right amenities? Get access to new convention facilities at discounted rates with Visit College Station’s Preferred Access Agreement with Texas A&M. For example, you can offer attendees the energizing atmosphere inside Kyle Field — the largest football stadium in Texas – or the iconic Ford Hall of Champions. Reed Arena can accommodate thousands of patrons or small group meetings. 

It's more than just a college town 
College Station offers a variety of unique meeting venues surrounded by dining, shopping, and entertainment options to make your trip a memorable one. With 40-plus hotels, 4,500-plus guest rooms, 250,000 square feet of meeting space, and 2,900 general session capacity, your toughest decision may be which of the city’s premier venues is the best fit for your event. College Station is also home to the 7,500-capacity Wolf Pen Creek Amphitheater giving you an unconventional, outdoor meeting space option. Meeting and stay options range from full-service and boutique hotels to chic and rustic properties that give a unique nod to nostalgia. Plus the team at Visit College Station can help you choose the perfect accommodation and experience for your attendees. 

It’s a budget-friendly destination 
Your dollars will stretch infinitely further in College Station than in larger, more expensive cities. The city has lower average hotel rates with the same amenities and less travel time to get to them. Thanks to Visit College Station's room block assistance and complimentary services, you're assured of significant savings. You can also offset event expenses, expand your promotions, and save money through its Stimulus Program. Tell the team at Visit College Station about your event needs, and they’ll customize the perfect package. Their services are free for anyone planning an event in College Station. And they can’t wait to help you get started!

Ready to branch out? Visit meet.cstx.gov to get started. 

Bolivar Beach Club & RV Resort is set to open in Crystal Beach on the Texas Gulf Coast as a premier RV resort and entertainment venue. The 150-acre beachfront resort will feature more than 500 RV sites and an amenity package that includes a 5-acre entertainment park with beachside concerts year-round. Throughout the resort, visitors will also have access to luxury concert suites, a turf football field, a food truck park, large resort pool and a fleet of golf cart rentals.

 

As COVID-19 restrictions ease, in-person meetings are making a comeback. 

“After a year of working in virtual environments, businesses of all sizes are finding the need to reconnect face-to-face in meaningful ways,” says Lisa Fasbender, general manager of the 186-acre Margaritaville Lake Resort on Lake Conroe in Conroe. “Our ability to host a meeting that combines serious learning with serious fun makes Margaritaville Lake Resort the ideal setting to collaborate and focus on team building.”

The resort offers:

 

Explore what's been happening in H-Town.

Houston. It was the first word spoken from the surface of the moon. It is the most diverse city in the country. It has a legendary food scene. And it also happens to be a particularly smart choice for a destination meeting or event.