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Our team is always on top of new industry events, trends and ideas. Check out what we have learned to help you plan your Seattle Southside event.


Group Dining Spots to Eat Like a Seattle Southside Local

From local favorites and fine dining to authentic bites and international delights, Seattle Southside features excellent culinary experiences in a variety of renowned restaurants with group dining options and a can’t-miss cuisine scene. Backyard Bites: Locally Grown. Internationally Inspired. Here…

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Safe Travels in Seattle Southside

Still not sure if you're comfortable traveling right now? If you find yourself daydreaming about your next vacation but you're hesitant to stay at a hotel or visit any attractions, take a few minutes to watch some videos from our Safe Travels video series to see what some of our favorite hotels and…

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Meeting Planner Tip #4: Unique Culinary Experiences

Spice it Up! These days, the standard seated lunch has become all too common for meetings and events. Meeting planners should consider all their options when it comes to keeping event attendees engaged and excited for what's next! This process starts and ends with the dining experience. Looking…

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Military Reunions in Seattle Southside

Our resident expert on military reunions, Vice President of Sales & Services Meagan McGuire, details her experience working with meeting planners and reunions planners on the Military Reunion Network Radio Show. Click play to listen to the interview…

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Meeting Planner Tip #3: Team Building Activities

How do you motivate your team? Surrender the ME for the WE! Teamwork makes the dream work! There is no "I" in Team! While some professional groups adopt a team mantra for inspiration, many more are turning to team building activities to bridge that communication gap. Team building activities are an…

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Meeting Planner Tip #2: Natural Lighting

Wouldn’t it be wonderful for attendees to leave a meeting feeling revitalized? Maybe you’ve had a difficult time staying alert during a meeting? Studies show that utilizing natural light in a meeting space environment could improve productivity by 8%. Considering the benefits that natural light has…

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Meeting Planner Tip #1: Riding the Link Light Rail

The Convenience of Seattle Southside Are you a meeting planning professional looking for an affordable and convenient location in the Seattle area for your attendees? Our first “Meeting Planner Tip” vlog post highlights a viable solution for meeting planners looking to avoid Seattle traffic- and to…

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Top 10 Themes for Your Family Reunion in Seattle

Planning a family reunion can be stressful. Fortunately, the Greater Seattle Area is one of the top family reunion locations on the west coast. At the Seattle Southside RTA, we’ve got a highly-experienced team to help you plan the perfect reunion. As for the planners in the family, start with the fun side of planning by picking the theme for the reunion. Here’s a list of ten great themes to take your reunion to the next level…

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4 Tips to Planning a Successful Military Reunion

LOCATION. LOCATION. LOCATION. Selecting a destination can have a major impact on attendance. When it comes to choosing a location, think of the three C’s: Convenience, Comfort and Captivation. Here are some questions to ask yourself before booking: Where’s the nearest international airport? Are…

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