SportsEvents Magazine

DEC 2016

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CVBs & Sports Commissions Sponsored Content December 2016 106 awai'i is a beautiful place to hold a meeting and is a vibrant business destination with excep- tional venues. The crown jewel of Hawai'i's large meeting venues is the Hawai'i Convention Center on the island of O'ahu. There are a variety of reasons why you should consider the Hawai'i Conven- tion Center for your next meeting, and now with an all-new, multi-use sports floor, you can even host your next sports tournament or event in Hawai'i as well. GLOBAL SPORTS EVENTS From the Pro-Bowl to the PGA, Hawai'i has a history of hosting large-scale sporting events. Now, the Hawai'i Convention Center has an all-new sports floor with the capacity to host international volley- ball, basketball, futsal (indoor soccer), and badminton tournaments. So whether you're organizing a high school, college, amateur or professional sporting event or tournament, you can now host it in one of the most beautiful and alluring places in the world. THE HAWAI'I CONVENTION CENTER Honolulu's Hawai'i Convention Center (HCC) is a spectacular, open-air structure that combines the latest in cutting edge technology with an authentic Hawaiian ambience. Satisfaction ratings from meeting planners are consistently between 95-100%. STRATEGIC MID-PACIFIC LOCATION Hawai'i's unique location in the center of the Pacific inspires attendance, not only from the U.S. and Asia-Pacific nations but also from the world at large. The Hawai'i Convention Center has representatives in Japan, China, Korea, Taiwan, and Oceania ready to help build attendance for meetings. CENTRAL HONOLULU LOCATION Located in the heart of cosmo- politan Honolulu, the Hawai'i Convention Center is just steps away from the newly expanded Ala Moana Center, Hawai'i's premier shopping des- tination, and the largest open-air shop- ping center in the world. It's also nearby world-famous Waikīkī, with hundreds of unique shops and world-renowned restau- rants, luxury and designer boutiques, and authentic island-style entertainment options. COMPREHENSIVE HOTEL PACKAGES There are more than 30,000 hotel rooms with a wide range of amenities and price points on the island of O'ahu, 6,000 com- mittable within a one-mile radius of the Convention Center. ACCESSIBILITY Getting people and materials to Hawai'i is easier than you might think. All major airlines have daily direct flights to O'ahu and there are more than 10 million air seats with direct, non-stop service from major cities around the world. INSPIRING ATMOSPHERE The inspiring atmosphere of Hawai'i and the Hawai'i Convention Center itself, provides a nurturing setting and environ- ment for competition and comradery. It's also the perfect setting for families to visit, support their athletes, and turn their trips into vacations. PROFESSIONAL MEETING SERVICES The highly experienced and knowledgeable Hawaii Convention Center Team is ready to help develop a detailed proposal for your event, coordinate site visit itineraries, provide promotional materials, and arrange on-site support services for both planners and attendees. Learn more or book your next sporting event now at (808) 943-3500. n H Sporting Events at the Hawai'i Convention Center (808) 943-3500 Hawai'i Convention Center

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