Sodexo Conferencing Blog

Rotary Club Meets in Tennessee

Mandy Volpe - Tuesday, June 27, 2017
The Rotary Club 7570 held their meeting at The Millennium Centre in Tennessee. This meeting honored the District Governor Elect- Richard Ray.

Event Spotlight: Johnson City, Tennessee

Mandy Volpe - Saturday, April 22, 2017
The Millennium Centre is a great Sodexo Conferencing property located in Johnson City, Tennessee. The month of April brings about awards banquets for many of the departments from East Tennessee State University. Recently, the Centre hosted the ETSU Buccaneer Athletics Award banquet which honored the athletes and their accomplishments. Congratulations to all of the winners and we wish you the best of luck in the remaining days of the season.

Event Spotlight: Wizard of Paws

Mandy Volpe - Tuesday, March 28, 2017
The Millennium Centre played host to the Humane Society of Washington County, Tennessee this past weekend. The theme for the Dogwood Cattails Ball was "Wizard of Paws" and featured movie references along with live animals. This was an excellent fundraiser to raise money for the four-legged animals of Washington County.

(Picture Credits Jeffery Cambell)

Event Recap: Millennium Centre

Mandy Volpe - Monday, March 20, 2017
Last week, The Millennium Centre hosted the American Red Cross of Northeast Tennessee for breakfast. The event was held to honor the Humanitarian of the Year, Scott Niswonger. The event also included keynote speaker, Dave Sanderson, survivor of the Miracle on the Hudson. It was a privilege for our Sodexo Conferencing property to host this event.

Weddings in Tennessee

Mandy Volpe - Wednesday, August 31, 2016

The Millennium Centre in Johnson City, Tennessee offers a unique opportunity for guests to host their wedding onsite. The location is perfect for as many as 500 guests to enjoy the celebration of marriage. The food service is designed to delight the guests in both theme and taste. There are options for indoor or outdoor venues at The Millennium Centre. For more information about hosting your celebration at this venue, contact the sales team here.

Magazine Feature for Venue

Mandy Volpe - Friday, April 22, 2016

It is always a good day when one of our venues is featured in a national publication. The Millennium Centre in Tennessee was recently featured in the Unique Venues Magazine. The article features the culinary draw of the Sodexo chefs and how the staff creates menus to peak the interest of attendees. The article also details the location and partnership of The Millennium Centre with East Tennessee State University. Thank you for the feature Unique Venues, and check out the article here.

Special Dining Experience

Mandy Volpe - Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Join your Millennium Center Master Chef Jean-Claude Seruga and Chef Justin Yazdizk at YUM-YUM International Tapas Night. Thurs, Mar 24, 6-8 pm.

We are $2500 shy of the $10,000 artist fee is left to raise for a bicycle-inspired public work of art next to an elementary school in The Tree Streets Neighborhood. Come join us! And help spread the word.

What: YUM-YUM, The Power of the Bite featuring International Tapas
When: Thursday, March 24, 6-8 pm
Where: Nelson's Fine Art Center, Downtown JCity, 324 E Main St
What: 11 businesses participating providing tapas from around the world.

Two wine tickets
Proceeds towards a bicycle-inspired public work of art.
Tickets: $20 in advance/$25 week-of (300 tickets for sale)
at Nelson Fine Art Center or

MORE INFO: Virginia Buda 423-833-8474, ARTLANDIA.ORG
Facebook: Artlandiajc

Kiwanis at The Millennium Centre

Mandy Volpe - Thursday, October 01, 2015

From small meetings to corporate retreats, our venues can accommodate any event. A perfect example is The Millennium Centre. They host the Kiwanis of Johnson City each month for their meetings and awards. Last month they had Chuck Mason from Eastern Eight Community Development Corporation on-site to speak to the group. He shared about the services Easter 8 offers and how they partner with the local community for funding.

Daily Meetings at The Millennium Centre

Mandy Volpe - Tuesday, September 15, 2015

The Millennium Centre in North East Tennessee offers 16 meeting rooms and breakout spaces for event planners. The largest room holds 500 attendees and each of the break out rooms is designed to meet the standards of the International Association of Conference Centers (IACC) meaning they are created with convenience and comfort in mind. This enhances the conference experience for all who attend meetings at the Millennium Centre. Rooms feature ergonomic “8-hour” chairs, white boards, and on-site catering from Sodexo. The staff offers an inclusive budget friendly meeting package. Featured within the Daily Meeting Package you will find continental breakfast, luncheon buffet, mid-morning snack break, and free parking. The Millennium Centre Daily Meeting Package offers inclusive pricing so that you can budget wisely for your events without hidden costs. Contact the team at 423.232.2001 for availability and more information on pricing for your upcoming event in Tennessee.

Event Spotlight: Thirsty Orange

Mandy Volpe - Tuesday, April 28, 2015

The Millennium Centre hosted the Thirsty Orange event which capped off the Craft Beer Week in Johnson City. The event took place on the front lawn and allowed guests to sample home brews as well as local craft varieties. This was the fourth year this event took place and was well attended by the community.