Is being able to walk to nearby restaurants, bars, coffee shops and shopping important to your attendees? What about access to public transportation?
There's a lot of talk about "green" events these days and the best way to make your event fun and green is to choose a location with convenient access to the amenities and activities your attendees want and that doesn't require them to drive long distances or wait in endless cab lines to get around.
The folks at Walk Score, which measures the walkability of any address, just ranked the most walkable covention centers. Here's the top 5:
|Rank||Convention Center||City||Walk Score|
|1||The Moscone Center||San Francisco, CA||98|
|1||America's Center||St. Louis, MO||98|
|3||Reno-Sparks Convention Center||Reno, NV||97|
|4||Salt Palace Convention Center||Salt Lake City, UT||95|
|5||Phoenix Convention Center||Phoenix, AZ||94|
Check out the rest of the list and know the Walk Score of your next event.