1. National Square Dance Convention kicks off today in Springfield

    National Square Dance Convention kicks off today in Springfield

    Houle projected the direct economic impact of the convention to be about $5-7 million. "We are excited to finally roll out the red carpet and welcome the National Square Dance Convention to Western Mass. in June after originally bidding for the convention in 2011. All of our area partners from parking facilities to restaurants, hotels to campgrounds, to attractions and beyond are planning to be busy and we all look forward to hosting a great group of convention goers," said Mary Kay Wydra, president of the Greater Springfield Convention and Visitors Bureau. "The presence that a group like the NSDC ...

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