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Savor, A celebration of Wine, Food & Spirits Returns to Hartford in 2016

November 5, 2015
Foodies and lovers of fine wine and spirits are invited to gather for the second annual Savor – A celebration of Wine, Food & Spirits, presented by Foxwoods® Resort Casino. On Friday, April 8 and Saturday, April 9, 2016 the Connecticut Convention Center will be filled with exquisite wines, distinctive…
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The Connecticut Convention Center has the Luck of the Irish

February 10, 2015
The Connecticut Convention Center will be the stomping ground for the Irish Dance Teachers Association of North America – New England Region. The association will bring the New England Oireachtas to Hartford for the first time in 2017. The regional Irish Dance competition will bring thousands of dancers, teachers and…
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Connecticut Convention Center Welcomes New Sales Manager, Steven Ranno

January 21, 2015
The Connecticut Convention Center recently named Steven Ranno as its newest Sales Manager. In his new role, Steven will focus his efforts on bringing multi-day conferences and meetings as well as state associations to the Convention Center. Steven joins the sales team in booking business that will help the Convention…
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Mizuno New England Winterfest Volleyball Tournament to bring nearly 10,000 visitors to Greater Hartford this weekend

January 15, 2015
More than 2,000 female volleyball players from across the Northeast will travel to Connecticut’s Capital Region later this week when the New England Region Volleyball Association (NERVA) hosts the “2015 Mizuno New England Winterfest Volleyball Tournament” at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford. The event will be held this Friday,…
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Hartford Has It: National Indian Education Association Selects Connecticut Convention Center to Host Annual Convention

November 19, 2014
The National Indian Education Association (NIEA) selected Hartford as the host city for its 2018 Annual Convention & Trade Show. More than 1,200 delegates along with more than 100 exhibitors will spend three days in Connecticut experiencing its history and culture. NIEA will meet at the Connecticut Convention Center in…
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Discover the Dinosaurs Prehistoirc Earth Comes Alive in Hartford!

September 16, 2014
Discover the Dinosaurs, a hands on exhibit including over 40 animatronic, museum quality dinosaur replicas, and Ice Age mammals, roars into the Connecticut Convention Center September 20th& 21st. For the first time prehistoric earth comes alive in the 20 foot T-Rex, life size Triceratops, Stegosaurus, soaring Pteranodon, Wooly Mammoth, Cave…
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