Illinois

Springfield Offers A Youth-Friendly Meeting Destination

Springfield, Ill. has recently experienced an increase in demand to host conferences for middle and high-school aged attendees. 

"We are located in the heart of the Midwest which is an easy drive for much of the country," said Gina Gemberling, Springfrield Convention and Visitors Bureau acting director. "And our variety of historic sites and entertainment options make us stand out as an easy and low-cost destination for youth meetings."

Brunswick’s Buffalo Grove Opens

Brunswick’s Buffalo Grove recently opened with a Grand Opening event that benefited non-profit organizations Clearbrook and Special Olympics of Illinois through bowling. The event hosted close to 300 local business leaders, civic officials and community members with Brunswick matching every strike for the evening with $10, raising $2,000 combined for the two charities.

Sears Centre Arena to host "Carnevil"

The Sears Centre Arena will host "Carnevil" for the month of October in its 10,000-seat arena. This event will provide guests with five haunted houses and mazes, complete with Hollywood-caliber special effects and "slightly unhinged" actors playing disfigured clowns, nightmare-inducing circus freaks, blood-thirsty carnies and butchered corpses.

The attraction's #YouReallyGonnaEatThat Café will offer brave diners a buffet of deep fried roaches, beer battered crickets, chocolate covered worms alongside a full bar and "normal" menu.

The Chevrolet Nomad Association to Host Annual Convention at the Westin Chicago Northwest

The Woodfield Chicago Northwest Convention Bureau has announced The Chevrolet Nomad Association has selected the Westin Chicago Northwest, 400 Park Blvd, Itasca, IL to host their 25th annual convention July 8-11, 2013.

Cars will be available for viewing when club members gather for a Show & Shine event 8:00 a.m.- Noon on July 9. Members will display all types of Chevy Nomads from accurate restorations to full customized models.

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