ConventionSouth Magazine includes Bellingrath in “Top 22 Sizzling Attractions for Social Events”

The editors of ConventionSouth magazine, a national multimedia resource for planning events that are held within the South and Caribbean Seas region, have included Bellingrath Gardens and Home in their list of 22 picture-perfect attractions located across 16 states in the South and the Caribbean Seas Region where groups can hold sizzling social events. Bellingrath Gardens is proud to be the only representative for the state of Alabama. These elite attractions including Bellingrath Gardens can be found online at http://www.conventionsouth.com/attractions.htm and are highlighted in the February 2015 issue of ConventionSouth magazine. Bellingrath Gardens offers many locations within the 65-acre spread of the estate. With meeting spaces both inside and outdoors, a café available and affordable rates, there are areas in the Gardens perfect for everything from weddings, work parties, meetings to friend and family get-togethers. “The attractions on this elite list offer some of the South’s most picturesque backdrops that enhance social events and create memorable experiences for groups of all types,” said ConventionSouth Associate Publisher and Editor Marlane Bundock. With generally mild temperatures year-round, Bellingrath offers a unique meeting space to the region. “We are very proud to be representing the state of Alabama on this list. Bellingrath is a uniquely historic venue and the staff works hard to ensure that the meeting areas contribute to the success of every organization’s meeting or event,” said Stacy Hamilton, Vice President of Marketing and Communications for Mobile Bay Convention and Visitors Bureau. To make a reservation for a meeting, wedding or party at Bellingrath Gardens, please call 251-973-2217 ext 163, or and visit Bellingrath’s website for more information on available venues within the Gardens and affordable price points. The process to place attractions on ConventionSouth’s list was based on editors’ review of hundreds of attractions from across 16 states in the South and the Caribbean. Each was reviewed for their visual appeal, their ability to provide groups with a unique experience and their on-site meeting services.