Meeting Planners Blog

We’re pushing out new blogs on a weekly basis with educational content for meeting and event planers. Bookmark this page and check back often to stay up to date with trends for groups in Colorado.

How to Effectively Utilize Incentive Travel

Catch a look at how to effectively utilize incentive travel, why Colorado is a popular destination, some recent incentive trip examples, tips for success and more through the eyes of three destination management company pros based in the state.

Outlook for Meetings & Events in 2021 and 2022

There has been a lot of conversation surrounding the compression of meetings and events in 2021 and 2022 due to gatherings that were postponed and not even scheduled during the COVID-19 pandemic. Destination Colorado checked in with Visit Fort Collins, Beaver Run Resort & Conference Center and Operation Altitude.

Colorado’s New Meeting & Events Incentive Rebate Promotion

The Colorado General Assembly passed the state’s New Meeting & Events Incentive Program to assist in the state’s recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, good for meetings and events booked and operated in Colorado between July 1, 2021 and December 31, 2022.

Unique Group Travel Destinations in Colorado

There is no better time to ponder unique group travel destinations in Colorado as the options for business, incentive and leisure gatherings are as abundant as the blue sky and wide-open spaces.

Self Care: Happiness for Meeting and Event Professionals

With so much talk about how to safely and successfully hold meetings and events during the Covid-19 era and people feeling the impacts of the pandemic at home, work, school and everywhere, Destination Colorado took a little detour and looked at self care and happiness at its member meeting in May 2021.

Tips for Getting Back to Face-to-Face Meetings and Events

This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to make a positive impact in our communities and be the source that brings everyone together again. Destination Colorado and meetings planners around our state and the country are thrilled to be getting back to face-to-face meetings and events!

How to Plan Meetings with Plenty of Outdoor Space

One of Colorado’s major strengths has always been abundant outdoor space for gatherings and activities, no matter if the destination is a city like Colorado Springs and Fort Collins, a medium-sized community such as Durango and Longmont, or one of several mountain towns.