Category - What’s New in Raleigh, N.C.

Destination News: Fall 2017

Friday, October 06, 2017, 7am by Visit Raleigh

New Official Meeting Planners Guide Need all of the most up-to-date information about holding a meeting in Raleigh, N.C., in one convenient spot? The Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau (GRCVB) has just released a new Official Meeting Planners Guide to Raleigh, Cary and Wake County,

Destination News: June/July 2017

Friday, June 30, 2017, 7am by Visit Raleigh

Convention Center Campus Expanding Raleigh's convention center campus is about to welcome a new expansion—the Residence Inn Raleigh Downtown, a 175-room, all-suite hotel, is set to open in July directly across the street from the Raleigh Convention Center (RCC). The campus, which...
This summer downtown Raleigh's convention center campus will welcome the new Residence Inn Raleigh Downtown, a 175-room, all-suite hotel directly across the street from the Raleigh Convention Center (RCC). (The campus currently includes RCC, Raleigh Marriott City Center and Sheraton Raleigh...

Destination News: Spring 2017

Thursday, May 04, 2017, 8am by Visit Raleigh

Updated June 2017 AC Hotel Raleigh North Hills Now Open The AC Hotel Raleigh North Hills—the first AC Hotel in N.C.—is officially open. The 135-room, select-service property is surrounded by terrific shopping and dining in the North Hills area in Midtown Raleigh. The hotel features the...

Destination News: February/March 2017

Thursday, February 23, 2017, 5am by Visit Raleigh

Raleigh Named Top 12 Travel Destination for 2017 Citing Southern charm and culinary superstars, Forbes Travel Guide named Raleigh, N.C., one of their "Top 12 Destinations of 2017"! Alongside other global destinations such as Berlin, Lisbon and Montreal, Raleigh is one of six mainland-U.S....
RDU International Airport Gains Two Nonstop Destinations Travelers from two major cities will have better access to Raleigh, N.C., starting soon. Delta announced a new, daily, nonstop flight between Austin's Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) and RDU beginning March 9. Allegiant Air...

Destination News: October/November 2016

Thursday, November 10, 2016, 8am by Visit Raleigh

Raleigh Knows Hospitality Friendly. Warm. Inviting. We hear those words a lot from visitors and meeting planners when describing their experiences in Raleigh, N.C., and apparently the word is out. Successful Meetings listed Raleigh number five among Top 10 Most Hospitable U.S. Cities recently, and

The Future of Meetings

Wednesday, November 09, 2016, 6am by Destinations International

Earlier this year, the IACC (International Association of Conference Centers) announced a new initiative, IACC Meeting Room of the Future. "The IACC Meeting Room of The Future TM initiative will survey the industry, including planners, meeting hosts, delegates, operators and suppliers, with the...