November Events Everyone Can Be Thankful For- Press Release

(Tulsa, Okla.)  November 1, 2016. A Hollywood style, red carpet evening of cocktails, dining, entertainment, and competitive dancing come together for the 2nd Annual Spotlight on San Miguel, benefitting San Miguel School, Saturday, November 5th at Cox Business Center, in the Tulsa Ballroom. San Miguel School is dedicated to helping children from challenging environments, regardless of race, nationality, or religion, to achieve academic and personal success through a non-tuition driven, Lasallian education. For more information and tickets, click here.

Thursday, November 10, brings Tulsa Girls Art School Annual Gala, Tablescapes to Cox Business Center, in the Tulsa Ballroom. Tablescapes is sure to be an exciting and visually stimulating event. Each table will have a beautiful and unique tablescape created by one of 30+ local artists, designers, and florists and will be inspired by a significant artist throughout history. Local artists will have the freedom to interpret their inspirational artist however they see fit. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to be the first to see these amazing creations, while supporting the girls of Tulsa Girls Art School. For more information, click here.

The Mayor’s State of the City, hosted by Tulsa Regional Chamber, will be held on Tuesday, November 15 at Cox Business Center, in the Tulsa Ballroom and will feature Mayor Bartlett as he provides an address on the upcoming year and the outlook for the City of Tulsa and surrounding region. More than 1,400 Tulsa business leaders attend each year. For more information, click here.

F2F’s TechJunction Conference held Thursday, November 17 at Cox Business Center, in Tulsa Ballroom A, is dedicated to providing both attending delegates and sponsors a strong return on their investment of time and resources. With a “by-invitation-only” format, cutting-edge content, interactive labs & exhibits, and other complimentary delegate benefits, TechJunction has earned the reputation as “The technology conference” for IT professionals across the country. Staying up to date with the technology that runs organizations and ensures a secure environment for data and infrastructure are critical to business. TechJunction helps meet these needs by providing quality, vendor-neutral educational seminars, drawn from case studies and best practice examples from leaders in the field. For more information, click here.

Friday, November 18, brings the Zenith Awards to the Tulsa Ballroom of Cox Business Center. The Zenith Awards were created by Tulsa Apartment Association to recognize outstanding members for professionalism, hard work and contributions to the apartment industry. The Zenith Awards is the largest Tulsa Apartment Association event with over 1,000 people attending. For more information, click here.

The Williams Route 66 Marathon Health and Fitness Expo, held Friday, November 18 and Saturday, November 19, hosts exhibitors featuring running gear and shoes, as well as sports and fitness and sustainability related items. The Expo is the home of packet pick-up for all participants and volunteers. Held in Exhibit Halls A & B at Cox Business Center, the two-day Expo is free and open to the public. For more information, click here.

November Events at Cox Business Center
Spotlight on San Miguel: Dancing with the Tulsa Stars, November 5
Tablescapes Gala 2016, November 10
Mayor’s State of the City Address, November 15
TechJunction Tulsa, November 17
Zenith Awards, November 18
Williams Route 66 Marathon Health & Fitness Expo, November 18 & 19

About Cox Business Center:
Cox Business Center, formerly Tulsa Convention Center, is a 310,625 square-foot facility hosting an 8,900 seat arena with event suites, Oklahoma’s largest ballroom, 34 meeting rooms, and a 102,600 square foot, column-free exhibit hall. Cox Business Center is managed by SMG the world leader in venue management, marketing, and development and owned by the City of Tulsa. In the fiscal year 2014-15, the economic impact of events held at the CBC was more than $33 million.

About SMG:
Founded in 1977, SMG provides management services to more than 230 public assembly facilities including convention and exhibition centers, arenas, stadiums, theaters, performing arts centers, equestrian facilities, science centers and a variety of other venues. With facilities across the globe, SMG manages more than 14.4 million square feet of exhibition space and over 1.75 million sports and entertainment seats. As the recognized global industry leader, SMG provides venue management, sales, marketing, event booking and programming, construction and design consulting, and pre-opening services for such landmark facilities as McCormick Place & Soldier Field in Chicago, Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco, Houston’s Reliant Park and the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. SMG also offers food and beverage operations through its concessions, catering, and special events division, SAVOR, currently servicing more than 100 accounts worldwide. For more information, visit