When planning a meeting in a destination, it is always nice to add some local flavor to the event. From entertainment to food, utilizing the area’s best is an amazing way to connect with the community and stand out to make a memorable convention or meeting. The Beaumont Convention and Visitors Bureau has the perfect list to figure out the best ideas for your group to make an impact on your guests. Food Rao’s Bakery Rao’s Bakery has been a hometown favorite since 1941 that has visitors stopping through just to get a taste of their delicious cookies, cakes, pies and more. When

A Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) is a destination influencer, working hand-in-hand with businesses around the city and advocating on their behalf. It is a job of a CVB to serve as an extension of the city to provide real-time collaboration and access to all the city has to offer. When planning meetings in Beaumont, meeting planners can utilize those relationships for an easy meeting planning process. At the Beaumont Convention and Visitors Bureau we strive to go above and beyond with our meeting planners through servicing and “rolling out the red carpet” for our guests,

This summer is busy for the Beaumont Convention and Visitors Bureau! Our team continues to work hard in booking sports business at Beaumont’s local facilities. The area is known for producing some incredible athletic talent, and we love to be a part of hosting the future all-stars coming through our area. The Beaumont CVB’s goal is to provide visitors with the best accommodations available and amazing experiences at our facilities. Delicious dining options and fun activities, attractions and museums as well as the accessibility and affordability, help make Beaumont the perfect

Looking to “hit it out of the park” with your next sports tournament? Look no further than Beaumont, Texas as your next tournament destination. In Beaumont, we are fan-friendly and want to support your next event! Utilize the Beaumont Convention and Visitors sales team to help you with planning and preparing for your stay and play in Beaumont. Ford Fields Offering 12 high-caliber fast-pitch softball/youth baseball fields, this facility has covered stands and all-weather turf infields that keep your fans and players happy. With easy access and less than two miles away from hotels,

Looking for a location for your next convention, meeting, sporting event or reunion? Beaumont, Texas is the perfect place to host! Beaumont has the convention hotels you need, amazing venues with enough space for both small and large groups, and the hospitality.   The Beaumont Convention and Visitors Bureau wants you to plan your next event in Beaumont! We can help you from beginning to end in the meeting planning process from event space availability, hotels, entertainment and more. If you are a local, we encourage you to "Bring it Home to Beaumont" and help impact your local

The Beaumont CVB invites you to get a taste of what there is to do in Beaumont with free tours offered throughout the year. Tours are designed to help those in the hospitality business as well as locals, to develop a sense of pride and love for Beaumont by discovering everything the city has to offer.  2019 Beaumont Destination Training Schedule:​ May 15 September 18 November 20 On the tour, you'll be introduced to the museums, history and culture of Beaumont, Texas. Highlights include a visit to the Spindletop/Gladys City Boomtown Museum, where

1. Form a Committee Planning a reunion is not easy. There are a lot of moving parts that need to be decided on and are sometimes overwhelming for just one person. If you can, form a small committee to help delegate tasks. Try setting a monthly phone call or have a group text for updates and the current progress that has been accomplished. Many hands make light work and forming a small group of your family will definitely help in the long run! 2. Create a Website or Facebook Page Everyone is on social media these days or has access to a computer. Make it easy for the family to be aware of

The 29th Annual Beaumont CVB Hall of Fame was one of the best yet! The CVB recognized the meeting planners who brought convention business to the city in 2018 and named Sarah Wells of the Clifton Steamboat Museum as the 2019 Service Award Winner.  The annual Service Award goes to an individual in the community who has shown extreme dedication to enhancing tourism in Beaumont. This year, the CVB named Sarah Wells, owner of the Clifton Steamboat Museum, as the Service Award recipient for her dedication to Beaumont and her continuous support of the Beaumont

From a work convention to class reunions, or baseball tournaments, you may be coming to Beaumont for business or to have fun with the family. Either way, staying in Beaumont has never been more accommodating or luxurious. Our hotels in the area have been remodeled and are ready for you to book a room! The Holiday Inn Plaza Hotel is located at Interstate 10 and Walden Road and probably best known for the open atrium concept design with a beautiful three-tiered waterfall. Its newly re-designed lounge area features a state-of-the-art bar with flat screen televisions. In addition, this

The Beaumont Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) hosted their sixth Holiday Open house on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at the Beaumont Convention and Visitors Bureau office in downtown Beaumont. “This is a fun and interactive networking event, stated Rebecca Woodland, Convention Sales Manager. “Our Holiday Open House is an occasion for convention and meeting planners, industry partners, local media, area officials and others to come by our CVB office, get meeting planning guidance and to celebrate the holiday season.” The 2018 party theme – “Christmas Bites &