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2016 VIRGINIA MEETING & CONFERENCE PLANNER Newport News Tourism


offers the vitality of a big city coupled with the hospitality and charm of a small town. That means conference attendees can enjoy everything from creative dining experiences in chef-owned restaurants to attractions showcasing Virginia’s natural and military he ritage to more than 3,000 years of its maritime history.


Additionally, the Commonwealth’s fifth most populous city is home to 30+ parks, with the crown jewel being Newport News Park — a 7,700-acre oasis that is nine times larger than New York City’s Central Park. Activities there include fishing, boating, archery, hiking, biking, golfing, disc golf, and even a ropes course — a great team-building activity for groups. The city’s conference center, located at the Newport News Marriott in trendy City Center, boasts 25,000 square feet of total space for meetings


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Newport News: Combining big city amenities and small town charm It has been said that Newport News


• Add a wild touch to your conference with an after-hours scavenger hunt at the Virginia Living Museum.


and events and can accommodate 1,600 guests reception-style. Its elegant grand ballroom, one of the largest in Newport News, offers seating for 880. And did we mention that a newly opened craft brewery is within walking distance of the conference center? Called “Tradition Brewing Company,” the establishment features a 4,200-square-foot tasting room, a 1,450-square-foot mezzanine for private parties, and a 620-square- foot conference room adjacent to a 6,700-square-foot brewing space. In fact, Newport News has a number of unique venues guaranteed to generate buzz and create excitement for your next meeting:


• Host a cocktail party on a replica of the USS Monitor at the world- renowned Mariners’ Museum.


• Treat your attendees to a behind- the-scenes tour of the Ferguson Center for the Arts, a 1,700- seat concert hall at Christopher Newport University.


Finally, don’t forget to visit our web-


site at www.newport-news.org to see if your conference has the good fortune to coincide with one of the city’s most popular events, such as the Fall Fes- tival of Folklife (October), Hollydazzle (December), the One City Marathon (March), the Ella Fitzgerald Music Festi- val (April), or the World Arts Celebration (May), to name just a few!


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