Updated: 04/30/2020 Plano is a youth sports mecca in its own right. Here are the top 10 reasons why teams love to #PlayinPlano! Perfect location. Right smack in the middle… View Article Read More

Updated: 09/03/2020 After a day-long conference or a just a busy day on the job, it heals the heart to be able to get together in a group setting with… View Article Read More

In a few short years, lacrosse has become a big thing in north Texas. Plano hosted the Texas High School Lacrosse championships and two of the largest lacrosse tournaments in… View Article Read More

Updated: 09/28/2020 Originally published on Texas Meetings + Events. Utilize the CVB Visit Plano is made up of resident experts who will work with you on all the specifics of… View Article Read More

The Plano Event Center could have a new 4-star neighbor by the spring of 2020, adding a key partner to the popular meeting and events venue. At their June 25… View Article Read More

Updated: 03/18/2021 When every detail must be perfect, the upscale, full-service, and picturesque Dallas/Plano Marriott at Legacy Town Center delivers with advanced facilities and expert meeting professionals. Located at the… View Article Read More

Our Event Services Coordinator is your Plano resident expert. Once your event is booked, the coordinator will work with you on the specifics of your meeting needs. Visit Plano’s goal… View Article Read More

Next up on our list of event venues in Plano to highlight is the Dallas/Plano Hilton Granite Park. Opened in August 2014, the Hilton Granite Park is a beautifully designed… View Article Read More

Updated: 12/02/2020 ‘Tis the season for holiday gatherings among friends, family, and coworkers. If you’re planning a small private holiday event needing a private or semi-private dining space, we’ve come… View Article Read More

We are moving! Beginning August 24, 2017, the Visit Plano team will be located in the new Legacy West development behind J. Crew which is across from the beautiful water… View Article Read More

Updated: 04/24/2020 Plano’s newest luxury full-service hotel has officially celebrated its grand opening. The 15-floor 304-room Renaissance Dallas at Plano Legacy West has 16 suites and 19 meeting rooms totaling… View Article Read More

When planning and executing an event, it is important to be efficient and keep things running as smoothly as possible. The following 10 tips from Sarah Hill, creative content writer at Group… View Article Read More

The newly renovated and renamed Plano Event Center is an 86,400 square foot venue providing flexible function space accommodating as many as 5,000 people. The exhibition hall offers 21,600 square feet of… View Article Read More

Plano was recently the focus of a study by the Trust for Public Land (TPL), an organization whose work is to identify the wide range of community benefits from local… View Article Read More

Internationally renowned for the hit television series, “Dallas,” Southfork Ranch is known worldwide as America’s most famous ranch. Not only is the Ranch an international tourist destination, it plays host… View Article Read More

Updated: 10/21/2020 From adventures and gaming to cooking challenges and arts and crafts, Plano has quite the list of corporate team building activities. Forget the white board and cheesy role-playing,… View Article Read More

Article written by: Kristi Casey Sanders, DES, HMCC The rules of association engagement are changing. If you want your local chapter to thrive, think about decentralizing control. “Millennials want small portions… View Article Read More

Plano, Texas is one of the most attractive cities in the United States to host a sporting event! That is the finding of a national survey of readers of SportsEvents magazine…. View Article Read More

I’ve noticed recently in working with conferences and events some organizers have embraced technology in new and remarkable ways. For example, electronic fobs can be given to attendees to scan at a… View Article Read More

Mark Thompson Earns CDME Designation Mark Thompson, Director of Visit Plano, has earned the prestigious Certified Destination Management Executive (CDME) designation. Thompson was recognized along with some 40 other graduates… View Article Read More