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November 16th, 2018

West Coast bureau chief Claire Hoffman recaps the week’s biggest event news, including the Union Station Homeless Services’ Dinner in the Park at Pasadena Central Park. The Pasadena Convention Center’s Centerplate team will prepare 300 turkeys to feed more than 1,000 people. Source: This Week in Los Angeles: Audi’s Female-Focused Projections, Coffee-Infused Cotton Candy, the […]

November 16th, 2018

Come From Away is the true story of compassion and friendship not only between people but countries. At the opening night media reception at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts, hosted by Centerplate/Visit Denver, former Colorado Governor Bill Owens spoke of the long history of friendship between Canada and US. Source: ‘Come From Away’ […]

November 15th, 2018

Centerplate has been the Orange County Convention Center’s exclusive food-service provider for a decade and based on its performance the Orange County Commission voted in favor of keeping the company around for another decade-plus. Source: Orange County Convention Center re-ups deal with Centerplate – Florida Politics

November 15th, 2018

Amber Mitchell of the National WWII Museum and Centerplate Chef J.D. Eubanks of the American Sector Restaurant & Bar promote the WWII Museum Victory Ball. Source: WWII Museum Victory Ball

November 15th, 2018

The Washington State Ferries observed two minutes of silence on Veterans Day to recognize the bravery and sacrifice of the men and women who have served in the Armed Forces. Also, Centerplate, the ferry system’s onboard galley vendor, honored former and current military personnel with a fleet-wide 10-percent discount on all food and beverages. Source: […]

November 15th, 2018

Centerplate General Manager Brian Gaskill recently unveiled new dining concepts and a beer garden for Louisville basketball fans to enjoy this season. Source: The KFC Yum Center is getting new restaurants, bars and a beer garden – Louisville – Louisville Business First

November 15th, 2018

This season, the KFC Yum Center is ditching plastic straws for an environmentally-friendly alternative, and Centerplate, which operates the arena’s concessions, has announced several new options for fans, including Kentucky Proud burgers, beef from Kentucky Cattlemen and chicken from Pilgrim’s Pride in Mayfield. Source: Hummus, gourmet hot dogs & Falls City Beer: New options coming […]

November 15th, 2018

The renovations at the Javits Center are reflective of a growing trend where convention centers are shifting to meet the evolving needs of customers, especially with sustainability, mobile devices and tablets.” Across the nation, convention centers are doubling down on their investments and expansions, including the Las Vegas Convention Center, Orange County Convention Center and […]

November 15th, 2018

The city of Dallas is hosting its own festive and celebrity-packed tree-lighting celebration in the plaza in front of City Hall. VisitDallas and the City of Dallas have collaborated on Deck the Plaza, a free holiday celebration taking place on November 30 which is partly sponsored by the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center and Centerplate. […]

November 6th, 2018

The Centerplate culinary program at the Orange County Convention Center is included in this look at Orlando as “the yummiest place on Earth,” detailing the 50 food concepts, the Center-to-Table Gardens and the Living Greens display. Source: Greater Orlando: The Yummiest Place on Earth | Smart Meetings