Apr 11 / 2017

SMG Celebrates 40 Years of Facilities Management

Four decades after signing the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, SMG is celebrating its 40th anniversary as one of the world’s leading…

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Mar 10 / 2017

Philadelphia Breaks Convention Bookings Record

2016 was a good year for convention business in the City of Brotherly Love. According to the Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau…

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Mar 6 / 2017

2016 Was The Best Booking Year Yet

The city booked 713 events and more than 900,000 hotel room nights including two major conventions at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.

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Feb 16 / 2017

Major customer returns to Pennsylvania Convention Center

The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, joining with the American Society of Ophthalmic Administrators, booked its 2022 annual symposium…

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Feb 15 / 2017

2017 Flower Show brings Dutch sustainability to Convention Center

Philadelphians will be transported to the Netherlands next month when the Philadelphia Flower Show sets up the North American debut of a massive…

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Feb 13 / 2017

Photos: Philadelphia Tattoo Arts Convention 2017

The Philadelphia Tattoo Arts Convention descended upon the Convention Center for three full days of ink and entertainment.

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Jan 26 / 2017

Get revved up for the Philadelphia Auto Show

Whether you drive or not, the allure of the Philadelphia Auto Show is undeniable. The cars are always sleek and beautiful with design elements reminiscent…

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Jan 23 / 2017

Tattoo artists will gather at Pa. Convention Center

Tattoo artists from around the world will be at the Pennsylvania Convention Center the weekend of Feb. 10. For the 19th year, the Philadelphia Tattoo…

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Jan 6 / 2017

Modern Language Convention Brings Renowned Scholars

British-born Ghanaian-American philosopher Kwame Anthony Appiah, renowned playwright Anna Deavere Smith and award-winning Jamaican poet Lorna Goodison…

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Jan 5 / 2017

PHL hopes to expand International Visitors

The Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau (PHLCVB) announced Thursday that it has appointed tourism agency Atlantic Link to represent…

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Jan 3 / 2017

Philadelphia hospitality industry to close 2016 strong

Anchored by strong activity in both the leisure and meetings and conventions sectors that reinforced Philadelphia’s image as a destination, Center…

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Dec 15 / 2016

The Philadelphia Mummers Parade Welcomes New Year with a Purpose

The Pennsylvania Convention Center will host the Mummers Fancy Brigade Finale on Jan. 1. Often described as a cross between Broadway and Mardi Gras,…

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