One of the biggest trends in business travel is “bleisure,” or blending work travel with leisure. In fact, industry trade publications are reporting that business travelers believe that bleisure travel helps maintain a healthier work-life balance.

“You Do You” for Corporate Events

At Gila River Hotels & CasinosWild Horse Pass, Lone Butte, and Vee Quiva, our “You Do You” slogan extends to meetings and corporate events. Meeting planners are taking note of our three versatile properties, and they appreciate that we offer a one-call, access-to-it-all event planning experience. Now in our 25th year of business, we’ve been doing “bleisure” long before it became a trend. Consider which of our award-winning properties works best for you:

• Gila River Hotels & Casinos – Wild Horse Pass in Chandler is a beautiful Four Diamond-awarded hotel designed with groups in mind. Highlights include 242 newly refreshed guest rooms, flexible meeting space and amenities aplenty, with seven adjoining restaurants, live entertainment and gaming.

Traditional space at Wild Horse Pass includes an 8,000-square-foot ballroom, a variety of breakouts offering outdoor space and natural light, as well as a private boardroom.

The Showroom venue features amazing production possibilities, ideal for a general session of up to 1,400 people or a meal for up to 360 people.

• Gila River Hotels & Casinos – Vee Quiva is tucked into the base of South Mountain, making it a magical venue for any event. Located in Laveen, this Four Diamond-awarded hotel is home to 90 boutique rooms adjacent to five dining options, two energetic lounges, and a variety of gaming. Our new George Lopez’s Chingon Kitchen is also generating a lot of buzz with its atmosphere and flavors that are as colorful as the comedian himself!

Home to 6,000 square feet of traditional space, an oversized foyer with floor-to-ceiling windows and private lawn space, Vee Quiva doesn’t disappoint, especially with its breathtaking mountain views and desert sunsets.

• Gila River Hotels & Casinos – Lone Butte is the perfect option for groups that desire meeting space without having to commit to guest rooms. Lone Butte Event Center is home to 8,000 square feet of space, a large private patio and a separate entrance that keep even the largest events private. Located in Chandler, Lone Butte is home to five restaurants, lively lounges and all the gaming you can desire.

Gila River Hotels & Casinos’ team is ready to customize a personal proposal and assist with all your planning needs.

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