Aránzazu Hotels has attended on Thursday the 17th of January the Training Day organized by the Basque Association of Professional Organizing Companies of congresses and events like members of the Basque Association of OPCs. It took place from 09:00 to 13:00h in the Bizkaia Aretoa (Bilbao).
This practical day, with specific solutions, was aimed at companies and entities related to the organization of events.
From the 27th to the 29th November, it takes place in Barcelona IBTM World which brings together more than 15,500 professionals from the conference sector. It is a meeting point for those responsible for the incentives and events sector who wish to embark on global business projects.
An ideal opportunity to establish new contacts in different networking events as well as to learn in its innovative seminars, workshops and sessions.
On Sunday the 4th November 2018 will take place at the Bilbao Exhibition Centre (BEC) Bilbao the 25th edition of the MTV EMA.
The #MTVEMA is one of the most impressive music events on the planet where you can enjoy a night of awards and first class performances. The winners of the night are chosen by the fans themselves voting to their favorite artists weeks before.
On this occasion, the gala will be presented by the singer and actress Hailee Steinfeld, nominated in the Oscar Awards and who also acts.
From the 16th to the 18th October is taking place in Las Vegas the IMEX America 2018 fair, one of the most important ones for the MICE sector.
IMEX America is held at the Sands Expo and Convention Center at `the Venetian 1 The Palazzo´ in Las Vegas, one of the world’s largest convention facilities located in one of the most extraordinary hotels.
Aránzazu Hoteles will be there for the first time in the American edition, located in the stand A3412, belonging to Turespaña, together with the Bilbao Convention Bureau and the San Sebastián Convention Bureau among others.
The fair assembles participants from all the countries of the world and this year will have figures of more than 3000 exhibitors and more than 4000 attendants.
The next 20th October of 2018 will be celebrated in Bilbao a new edition of a singular, different and spectacular race: Bilbao Night Marathon with his three different distances.
The marathon will have three distances: 10k, 21K and 42K and has the exit of the stadium of Sant Mames and the arrival at the Guggenheim Museum, two emblematic places of Bilbao. More than 11,000 runners participated in the 2017 edition. The race is open to athletes of any nationality, over 18 years of age, without having to be federated.
Aránzazu Hoteles participates on Thursday 20 September in Berlin in a day of Promotion and Marketing organized by Bilbao Bizkaia, and in collaboration with the Spanish Office of Tourism of Berlin.
The event is divided into two parts, first a workshop will be held for small tour operators, independent travel agencies, as well as tour operators associations of the city and surrounding areas.
Afterwards, a cocktail with typical products will be held, where the attendees will be able to interact and strengthen work ties.
As every year, Aránzazu Hoteles join the Aste Nagusia Bilbao in their Carlton and Abando hotels.
The Carlton Hotel will be a meeting point with its Burladero, open from noon to share with everyone who wants to enjoy a festive space and good atmosphere. Our restaurant Artagan will return to offer special lunches and dinners. We will enjoy every day of “the Teatrulias” of Popular Radio, and of the “bullfighting colloquia” of the Hand of the Club Cocherto of Bilbao. Moreover, after the success of years past 12:00h will remain open “the terrace of the Carlton” and “The terrace of the street Elcano”. This year the theatre will return to accompany us with the work “a cell of its own” at 20:00h, in addition to the awards ceremony “villains of Honor”, “Smile Aste Nagusia” and the Prize “elegance”.
We highlight “VIII Art Contest Hotel Carlton Bilbao 2018” in collaboration with the Faculty of Fine Arts of the UPV/EHU, which this year will exhibit 30 works from the 18th in the lobby of the Carlton Hotel until next September 2, the entrance to the exhibition is free.
The Abando Hotel has a varied program with which to live these holidays surrounded by joy and fun from 12 noon: On Monday 20 will be held the official awards ceremony of the “VI International contest of Account Aste Nagusia Bilbao 2018”, the Mart Is 21 will be awarded the award “Abando Jaiak”, on Wednesday 22 will be surprised to all present with the “contest of Pintxos 5.0” where popular characters of the Villa show in a funny way their culinary talents, on Thursday 23 will be presented the prize “Txinbo Abando “.
Bilbao receives one more year, the best festival that takes place in the city, Bilbao BBK Live Festival, which will be celebrated in Kobeta Mendi on the 12th, 13th and 14th July.
This year the main groups are Gorillaz, The XX, Florecen, The Chemical Brothers, o Noel Gallagher´s High Flying Birds among others.
In an exclusive and intimate results-oriented business setting, CONFEC Blue 2018 will bring together top international agencies, corporate and incentive organisers to meet with international hotel chains, individual properties, unusual venues, convention bureaus, tourist boards and DMCs to participate in a series of one-on-one meetings over two dedicated business days.
On Wednesday 30th of May it will take place in the Costa Vasca room of Abando Hotel the delivery of the award Pen of Silver 2018.
Among the acts organized for the Fair of the Book of Bilbao, the delivery of this award is one of the most important appointments for the reading lovers.
The award will be given by Mrs. Nekane Alonso – Chairwoman of the Union of Publishers and the winning one in this edition will be Lorenzo Silva.