Summer is full swing, and for the PEC (Palmer Events Center), it’s full speed ahead! Nine different events will keep the facility busy throughout the month of July.
The 2017 Body Mind Spirit Expo will be held at the Palmer Events Center on July 15 and July 16. For more information, go to www.bmse.net. In addition, Vintage Market and Event Company will hold their 2017 City-Wide Garage Sale on the same weekend – July 15 and 16 (www.cwgs.com); and VStar Exhibitions LLC will host ‘Discover the Dinosaurs’ on July 7, running through July 9. For more information on this event, go to www.discoverthedinosaurs.com.
Game Over Videogames, Inc. will host their 2017 Classic Game Fest on July 29 and July 30 (www.classicgamefest.com); the Christian Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses will host the 2017 Christian Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses Convention from June 30 through July 2 (www.jw.org); the Texas Board of Law Examiners will hold the 2017 Texas Bar Examination from July 25 through July 27 (www.ble.state.tx.us); and the City of Austin’s Parks and Recreation Department’s ‘Keep Austin Playing’ event will take place on July 22.
Two sporting events call the Palmer Events Center home in July – Texas Roller Derby action returns on July 8 and July 22. Go to www.txrd.com for more information.
Over 90 percent of the scheduled events represent repeat business – reinforcing the Palmer Events Center’s reputation as a dynamic meetings facility.
Looking ahead to August, the PEC shows 15 total events booked at the Palmer Events Center.
Nearly 4 million people have attended 1,200+ events at the 131,000-square foot Palmer Events Center since it opened in 2002. Events at both the Convention Center and the Palmer Events Center and their websites can be accessed at www.austinconventioncenter.com.