SportsEvents Magazine

DEC 2015

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CVBs & Sports Commissions Sponsored Content December 2015 116 lay in Abilene, Texas, where champions are made! The history of the Wild West is synonymous with excite- ment, strength, creativity and spirit. In Abilene, that frontier spirit lives on. The Abilene Convention and Visitors Bu- reau Sports Alliance is sure that when you plan to have your sporting event in Abilene it will far and away exceed your expectations. We invite you to play in the defin- ing city of West Texas and enjoy the benefits of our centrally located city, in addition to a journey through history, authentic culture and warm hospitality. Once you have been to Abilene, you, too, will agree it is a place where cul- ture and Western heritage are both a birthright and a pastime. So, pack your boots or bring your pearls and meet in a place you can call home for a few days. Take a stroll down our restored and charming downtown area. Savor the tasty dishes in our restaurants and tour our family-friendly downtown, com- plete with local boutiques, museums and one of the largest storybook sculp- ture gardens in the world that includes bronzes from Dr. Seuss, William Joyce and more. Let the spirits guide you through the Wild West with life-sized holographic figures depicting life on the Texas frontier from the 1780s to the 1880s at Frontier TX! Remember the boots you brought? You can kick up your heels and enjoy a sizzling mesquite-grilled steak at one of our area ranches. The ACVB can assist with personal- ized event planning, group incentives, and more than 3,300 hotel rooms with flexible meeting space. It is no wonder Abilene hosts more than 300 meetings a year and is listed as one of the Top Texas Destinations! We invite you to consider Abilene as a site for your next athletic endeavor and look forward to making more champions with you! n P Abilene's Family-Friendly, Central Location Wins Big! Abilene CVB "Abilene offers you a sports-friendly city, easy travel to venues, unique restaurants and attractions with a Western flair and uncompromising Southern hospitality. Come to Abilene—where champions are made." Photo by Gary Rhodes WHERE CHAMPIONS ARE MADE Photo by Gary Rhodes BE A CHAMPION AND BOOK YOUR PLAYOFF GAME IN ABILENE'S WYLIE BULLDOG OR SHOTWELL STADIUM. ABILENE IS THE PLACE TO PLAY WITH OUR DESIRABLE CENTRAL LOCATION, FRIENDLY FOLKS AND QUALITY FIELDS. 800-727-7704 Abilene is the place to play with our desirable central location, award-winning customer service and state of the art venues. Allow the Abilene Convention and Visitors Bureau to work with you to make sure your event aces expectations. ABILENE IS WHERE CHAMPIONS ARE MADE. Visit to learn more. Debi Shultz Director of Sales (325) 676-2556 or (800) 727-7704

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