@MPIGNY - Spring/Summer 2017 - 17

#destination

IN NYC, PHILADELPHIA, ATLANTIC CITY, BALTIMORE

NEW YORK CIT Y

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new lease on it. Plans
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ly 100
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the Life Ho tel, a bouti
ovation
ren
the
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ver
rooms . Thus far disco
pads for the
once used as crash
process: apartmen ts
ainders
rem
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magazine's wr iters an
asy. Wi th
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of what was once a
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ng meetings here can
luck, planners booki
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of the folklore int o the
ble -centr ic,
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veg
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tur
fea
l
wil
res tauran t (its menu
80, wit h
hes) will seat abou t
seafood and pasta dis
wnstairs lounge.
55 addit ional in a do
okl yn
ted is the 1 Ho tel Bro
ipa
tic
an
hly
Also hig
rty wit h
pe
pro
dly
ien
-fr
eco
Bridge, a 194 -room
d by local
event space. Designe
20, 000 square fee t of
mater ials,
ed
greenery and reclaim
art ist s using native
an, the
att
nh
Ma
in
ck
okl yn. Ba
nature is home in Bro
oldest
y's
wa
eatre, one of Broad
970 -seat Hudson Th
er a
aft
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uar
Sq
es
Tim
in
pened
theaters, recen tly reo
ovation.
multimillion-dollar ren

PHIL ADELPHIA

Philadelphia is in the mid
st of a hotel building boo
m - much
to the advant age of me
eting planners and pro
fessionals.
Recent ly renovated and
rebranded proper ties
include
the Franklin Ho tel at Ind
ependence Par k, which
boasts
4,0 00 square fee t of bea
uti ful meeting spaces
. Located in the
heart of Philly, the pro
per ty offers charm and
revolu tionary
elegance and is wit hin
walking dis tance of ma
ny of the
cit y's his tor ical landm
arks. The old Hyatt Reg
ency has
been transformed into
the Hil ton Philadelphia
at Penn's
Landing. The 348 -room
hotel has one -of-a- kin
d water front
views and the new Kea
ting's Rope & Anchor
Bar + Kitchen,
a nau tical-themed res
tauran t that offers con
temporary
American fare.
New proper ties openin
g wit hin the nex t year
include the
Aloft Ho tel Conventio
n Cen ter, a 179 -room hot
el opening
in the his tor ic 21-story
Libert y Tit le & Trust bui
lding jus t
steps to the conven tion
cen ter, as well as the
Four Seasons
Ho tel Philadelphia, wh
ich will occupy the top
floors of the
60-story Comcast Tec
hnolog y Cen ter-soon
to be the tallest
building in Pennsy lvania
-and have 217 rooms
and a rooftop
res tauran t wit h 360 -de
gree cit y views .

ATL ANTIC
C

IT Y

If you're p
lanning an
even t in A
ge t your g
tlan tic Cit y
uest s ou t o
and wan t to
f the casin
on the S te
o for a bit ,
el Pier, one
ta
ke a walk
o
f
th
landmar ks
e Board wal
. Follow ing
k 's most st
a $ 23 millio
oried
now featu
n renovati
res 25 ride
on, the Pie
s, games,
and a bar lo
r
fo
o
d
kiosks, a fa
cated on th
mily pub
e water's e
best view
dge, provi
of the ocea
ding the
n and freq
C oming in
uen t live e
20 17 is the
n tert ainme
much -an ti
W heel at th
n t.
cipated Ob
e pier, w hic
servation
h w ill be o
pen year-r
ound .

BALTIMORE

the
timore just opened inside
The Sagamore Pendry Bal
Recreation
old,
tury
cen
a
r
Ove
r.
Pie
hist oric Recreation
and gat her ing place for
Pier was once a dance hall
Uni ted States through
the
to
e
immigrants who cam
largest ent ry poin t for the
Fell 's Point, once the second
t Eas t Coast opening
firs
the
be
nat ion. The hotel will
a
ng 128 rooms, a pool,
for the Pendry brand, featuri
Rec Pier Chop House, a
the
and
bar
ballroom, whiskey
rew Car mellini.
res tauran t from Chef And
s, whiskey is used in
new
re
In other Sagamo
to bloody mar y's in
everything from barbeque
e the Sagamore Spirit
pris
sur
Bal timore, so it's no
t
to ser ve up rye whiskey righ
Dis tillery is get ting ready
Opening in
on.
ingt
Cov
t
Por
in
city
in the heart of the
spir it will soon be made in
Apr il, this award-w inning
spr ing water at a stunning
re
amo
Bal timore from Sag
Bal timore produc t, this
waterfront location . A true
tas te. Once open, the
a
for
trip
spir it is wor th the
will have two tas ting
dist iller y will offer tours and
@
t
ran
rooms and a res tau

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