Meetings & Conventions



Faith-Based Travel
Traveling as a member of a church or religious organization is a powerful way to develop fellowship while makingcasselsbpavilionmeetretreat priceless memories. Whether your group is coming to Lufkin for a retreat, mission trip, or youth trip, let the Lufkin Convention & Visitors Bureau help plan the details. From hotel accommodations and dining to group entertainment, our team can help arrange the perfect trip for your group.
Reconnecting with loved ones and classmates is fun, but preparing arrangements for large groups can seemTLFFRA_3 overwhelming. Let the Lufkin Convention & Visitors Bureau help take away some of the stress by assisting with the process of choosing a venue, catering and entertainment for your next reunion.
Planning a corporate meeting or conference? Your choices in Lufkin for business or play are almost endless!3095110

Between our central location and our abundant amenities, Lufkin is perfectly positioned as Texas Forest Country's premier meeting destination, and the Lufkin Convention and Visitors Bureau strives to make event planning simple and streamlined by helping with organization and preparation.

Our fully trained staff offers customized assistance to meeting planners, and most of the services are FREE. The Lufkin Convention & Visitors Bureau staff will help locate meeting space, check hotel availability, arrange site inspections and find suppliers for everything from motor coaches to caterers to media equipment. Meeting professionals can also call on us to help compile bid packets and promotional materials, and to offer suggestions on off-site entertainment or other special requests.

If you're from the area or contemplating your first trip to Texas, the Lufkin Convention and Visitors Bureau can make your meeting in Angelina County easier and more entertaining.
A quinceañera is more than just a ceremony; it is a chance for a young woman to express herself. A perfect quinceañera party involves meticulous planning and execution to the last detail. The Lufkin Convention & Visitors Bureau has all of the connections you need to make this day one that will never be forgotten.


Lufkin’s beautiful landscape offers a great place to unwind and get away from the chaos of daily life. Our retreat facilitiescasselsbpavilionmeetretreat accommodate conferences, workshops, staff planning and retreats lasting a few hours, a day, overnight or longer.

If you’re looking for a great place to escape, let the Lufkin Convention & Visitors Bureau help you find the perfect place to relax among the tall Texas pines. If you're stepping away for business training, rejuvenation and wellness, adventure or spirituality, the Lufkin Convention & Visitors Bureau team will help customize your group's experience.
School Groups & Programs
Lufkin has a variety of attractions that highlight educational ­­discoveries. Our award-winning Ellen Trout Zoo, the TexasDSC_0668pg Forestry Museum, the Museum of East Texas, and the Naranjo Museum of Natural History incorporate fun while offering valuable learning experiences for children of all ages.

Lufkin parks are great for picnics. The Spray Play Pads at Kiwanis, Jones and Chambers Park begin operating at 10 am and provide hours entertainment for field trips. Pavilions can be reserved by calling Lufkin Parks & Recreation at 936.633.0250.
Be sure to contact the Lufkin Convention & Visitors Bureau first when planning your next business event. We are themeetingroominlufkin quintessential source of information about local hotels, facilities, attractions and restaurants. Our helpful and friendly staff loves to share everything Lufkin has to offer!
Trade Shows
As the regional hub of East Texas, Lufkin is a great place to hold tradeshows and business expos. The recentlyconventioncenter_interior renovated Pitser Garrison Convention Center offers over 54,000 square feet of exhibit space, making it the perfect facility for shows of almost any size. Contact the Lufkin Convention & Visitors Bureau to find out how we can help plan your event
Lufkin and Angelina County are full of beautiful scenery — a perfect background for an East Texas wedding! The Lufkincassels_8047 Convention & Visitors Bureau has all of the information you need to help take some of the stress out of planning your big day. From information about reception venues and renting linens to details about catering and florists, the Lufkin Convention & Visitors Bureau can connect you with the right suppliers to make your special day unforgettable for you and your guests.