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TOP 10 GROUP EVENTS –

COLLEGE FOOTBALL BOWL SERIES

2007

Square Footage Meeting Space Occupied and Estimated Number of Attendees

 

Square Footage Meeting Space Occupied – Events Associated with College Football Bowl Games

 

Event

Market

Hotel

Sq Ft Meeting Space Occupied

1

University Of Maryland - Emerald Bowl 2007

San Francisco

Hyatt Regency San Francisco

78,689

2

Motor City Bowl Pep Rally Party

Detroit

Antheneum Suites Hotel

34,600

3

2007 Rose Bowl Alumni

Los Angeles

Hyatt Regency Century Plaza

30,697

4

Capital One Bowl Media

Orlando

JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes

26,666

5

Fiesta Bowl 2008

 

Scottsdale

JW Marriott Scottsdale Resort & Spa-Camelback Inn

24,116

6

Fiesta Bowl Band-West Virginia

Scottsdale

Hilton Scottsdale Resort & Villas

20,008

7

AT & T Cotton Bowl - Cotton Bowl VIP

Dallas

Hyatt Regency Downtown

19,400

8

2007 Poinsettia Bowl

San Diego

Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina

18,150

9

AT & T Cotton Bowl Classic

Dallas

Omni Mandalay

15,730

10

Alamo Bowl Big 12-Team

San Antonio

Hyatt Regency San Antonio

15,660

 


Estimated Number of Attendees – Events Associated with College Football Bowl Games

 

Event

Market

Hotel

Est Num of Attendees

1

Motor City Bowl Pep Rally Party

Detroit

Antheneum Suites Hotel

1,038

2

Gator Bowl Association Coaches Signing

Jacksonville

Omni Hotel Jacksonville

1,000

3

Capital One Bowl & Champs Sports Bowl Media

Orlando

JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes

740

4

2007 Rose Bowl Alumni                

Los Angeles

Hyatt Regency Century Plaza

735

5

University Of Maryland -Emerald Bowl 2007

San Francisco

Hyatt Regency San Francisco

626

6

Rose Bowl Game Media

Beverly Hills

The Beverly Hilton

617

7

Army All American Bowl - Army Staff / Other

San Antonio

Westin Riverwalk

597

8

Insight Bowl Coaches Dinner

Scottsdale

The Phoenician Resort

417

9

Fiesta Bowl 2008

Scottsdale

JW Marriott Scottsdale Resort & Spa-Camelback Inn

400

10

2007 Poinsettia Bowl

San Diego

Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina

371

Data derived from reader board reports covering hotels in 59 metropolitan areas across 39 states and provinces.

 

The Knowland Group™ provides detailed reports on events within a client’s competitive set of hotels to over 400 hotels across the United States and Canada.

Details include: meeting planner contact information, previous event and size details on all groups surveyed, detailed overview of group’s experiences including any complaints or issues, actual size of event (number of room nights actualized), date of group’s next event, property selection decision date(s) and/or process(s) (including RFP details if relevant), size of next event, existence of any relationships (contractual and/or personal) with incumbent and/or other hotel(s) and any additional information requested by client.

 

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*Data are derived from the Knowland Group’s™ READERS™ - hotel reader board service. Hotels surveyed are determined by request from Knowland Group™ clients. Data do not represent a scientific study. Estimated number of attendees is based on size of meeting rooms occupied and, where possible to determine, configuration of rooms and does not necessarily correspond to room nights actualized. Data on catered events are determined by function descriptions. Single instance events, such as weddings, although included in client reports, or omitted here. Certain oversized properties, including conference and convention centers, although included in client reports if requested, are omitted here.

 

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Also See: Top 10 College Football Bowl Events - 2006; Luncheons to Homecoming Queens - Top 10 Events Associated with College Football Bowl Games: Hotels, Sq Ft Used, Group Size and More / January 2007
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