Smart Meetings · 8 Aug
In the battle to delight guests, Marriott International turned its F&B into television-style cooking challenges at properties across the country.
Smart Meetings · 26 Jul
Smart Meetings recently had a taste of Four Seasons Hualalai's Chef Fest event at a launch dinner hosted at Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco.
Smart Meetings · 23 Jul
There are 381 restaurants participating in NYC Restaurant week this summer, and these are the top 11 for your next private group outing.
Smart Meetings · 3 Jul
The Summer Fancy Food Show revealed specialty food trends of 2019--and potential swag bag items. Here are the take-aways from the show floor.
Smart Meetings · 15 Jun
I scream, you scream, we all scream for interactive dessert stations at events. Here are nine inspired sweet and tasty food bar ideas.
Smart Meetings · 6 Jun
Personalization is key. Allowing attendees to customize their food to their specifications is a slam dunk recipe for a memorable event experience.
Smart Meetings · 23 May
Las Vegas-based Lip Smacking Foodie Tours has expanded into Silicon Valley with stops at these delicious, hidden-gem restaurants.
Smart Meetings · 28 Feb
With all the news coverage of “planetary health diet”—a set of guidelines designed to promote eating habits that are good for the planet and for our
Smart Meetings · 3 Jan
The Golden State is home to an abundance of wine countries, with immersive experiences around every corner. From goat yoga to ziplining, the liquid i
Smart Meetings · 21 Nov
You know how powerfully the food and beverage experience can shape the overall tone and success of a meeting. The right menu can create an unforgetta
Smart Meetings · 6 Nov
In her buoyant, unique style, prominent health advocate Zonya Foco urged participants at Smart Meeting South Central National in New Orleans to take
Smart Meetings · 18 Oct
If the way to your group member’s hearts is through their stomachs, they’ll fall in love with these nine cities. These delicious places offer tours t
Smart Meetings · 14 Oct
In Kentucky, where 95 percent of the world’s bourbon is produced, there’s almost as much interest in the process as there is in the finished product.
Smart Meetings · 11 Oct
Planners looking for somewhere new to eat in the San Francisco Bay Area need look no further. That is, if a historic organic ranch amid the oyster be
Smart Meetings · 8 Oct
On a sunny evening in September, Visit Sacramento shut down the bridge over the California capital’s namesake river for a very special event—the sixt
Smart Meetings · 8 Oct
October marks the one-year anniversary of destructive fires that burned through Napa-Sonoma wine country. What began as an ordinary day in the counti
Smart Meetings · 28 Sep
Rise and shine, weekenders! This Saturday, Sept. 29, is International Coffee Day—an unofficial day of worship for many meeting professionals. So, put
Smart Meetings · 1 Sep
In a city known for our world-renowned celebrations, distinct music, art and delectable cuisine, Hyatt Regency New Orleans is the premier hotel desti