venues

Circa Resort & Casino aiming for events jackpot

The Circa Resort & Casino, downtown Las Vegas’ first new resort in 40 years, will debut its 3,250sqm meeting and convention space in September 2022. The opening of the new event space will mark a next phase in Circa’s evolution since its establishment in 2020. The events space will offer organisers an upscale Las Vegas experience off the main Strip. Derek Stevens, CEO of Circa, commented: “As ...

Venue operator TVG Hospitality raises $50m to expand UK and US portfolio

Music venue developer and operator TVG Hospitality, founded by Ben Lovett of Mumford & Sons, has raised $50m in new funding to expand its team and venue portfolio in the UK and US. Founded by Lovett and his brother Greg, former finance director at Soho House, the firm currently operates three venues in London, Omeara (cap. 320), Lafayette (600) and the Social (250), as well as broader hospital...

ExCeL London given go-ahead for 25,000sqm expansion

ExCeL London, UK has secured Planning Committee approval from its local council (Newham) in London to expand the venue, which will increase the building’s usable event space by 25,000sqm. Construction works are expected to start in 2022. ExCeL’s CEO Jeremy Rees described the decision as a “key moment” not just for ExCeL but for its customers and the entire UK events industry. “The expansion of ExC...

New venue launched as CENTREPIECE of Melbourne’s sporting hub

The spiritual home of Australia’s sporting and entertainment capital has announced the official launch of a new events and conference venue in Melbourne Park, named CENTREPIECE. Building on the experience offered by events like the Australian Open, the venue has the capabilities to host everything from large-scale conferences and awards nights, weddings and gala celebrations, including five-...