Posted on: November 8, 2017

Don’t Let Cooking Gobble Up All Your Time This Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Dining Options 2017

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, it’s time to start planning what your family will be gobbling up for dinner. Maybe you want to spice things up with some new fare or maybe you’re just looking to take it easy this year. No mat...

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Posted on: November 22, 2017

Bench the Busy Mall for a Better Black Friday

Black Friday 2017 (2)

Get ready for cool weather, and even cooler savings to help you get started on your holiday shopping. ‘Tis the season for Black Friday deals and steals.

For premium deals and discounts, head to Allen Premium Outlets. You’ll find reduced...

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Allen Convention & Visitors Bureau NewsFlash
Posted on: November 22, 2017

All the Charm of Shopping Small

Small BUSINESS Saturday

The time for holiday shopping is here! It’s easy to get overwhelmed from the hustle and bustle of the holidays, so why not steer your sled away from hectic malls, and instead shop small? We’re home to many local businesses that offer u...

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Allen Convention & Visitors Bureau NewsFlash
Posted on: November 8, 2017

Make Your Fall Break More Magical with Disney On Ice

Disney on Ice

Make Thanksgiving break memorable for you and your family when Disney On Ice skates its way to Allen Event Center for the Reach for the Stars show. Gather up your little ones and “be our guest” as you cheer on some of Disney’...

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Allen Convention & Visitors Bureau NewsFlash
Posted on: October 20, 2017

Allen Americans Hit the Ice

AEC Sports Fans

It’s official. Our favorite hockey team, the Allen Americans, are back on the ice for an action-packed season.

Whether you want to talk smack from the comfort of a suite or ring your cowbell rink-side, Allen Event Center has the right seat for yo...

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Allen Convention & Visitors Bureau NewsFlash
Posted on: October 3, 2017

Shopping and Dining, and Meeting Space, Oh My!

Convention Center Newsflash.

With world-class shopping, more than 220 delectable dining options and top-notch meeting space at two convention hotels, it’s easy to see why meeting planners flock to Allen. And with the recent announcement of adding a new $91 million four-star hotel and...

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Posted on: May 29, 2015

We Know Meetings

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Find the perfect place for your next meeting
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Posted on: May 29, 2015

Pamper yourself

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You'll find many opportunities to treat yourself while you're in Allen
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Posted on: May 29, 2015

Treat your teens to something fun

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From outdoor activities to indoor entertainment, we've got plenty of ways to get the entire family in on the fun
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Posted on: May 29, 2015

Spend some quality time shopping

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Between major shopping centers and 100 outlet stores, your credit card could be in for quite the swiping
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Posted on: May 29, 2015

Get outside and get active

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We've got more than 40 parks and nearly 50 miles of hike and bike trails begging for you to come play
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Posted on: May 29, 2015

Relax and unwind

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From spas and chocolates to wine tastings and cigars, we've got the perfect place for you to indulge yourself
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