Earl J Barbry, Sr. Convention Center Named in Top Ten 2014 Convention South Magazine Readers’ Choice Awards

conventionsouth-readers-choice-award-2014-Paragon-resortMARKSVILLE, La., (January 2, 2015) – Officials at Paragon Casino are excited to announce that the Earl J. Barbry, Sr. Convention Center was awarded a top spot in the 2014 Convention South Readers’ Choice Awards.

Paragon was one of ten tourism entities in the Southern Region to receive this outstanding achievement. With one of the largest meeting facilities in the state of Louisiana, this award places The Earl J. Barbry, Sr. Convention Center into a category of an elite class of meeting facilities in the South. Voting criteria included facility evaluation, quality of service and professionalism of staff. Voters of this prestigious award included a selection of Convention South readers, fans and meeting planners with site specific experience.

The Earl J. Barbry, Sr. Convention Center offers over 75,000 square feet of meeting space. The Convention Center consists of over 30,000 square feet of function space equipped with state-of-the-art technology designed to accommodate conferences, banquets, receptions and concerts of any size. Comfortable and versatile, our conference facility has the flexibility to accommodate groups of 10 up to 2,500 guests.

“We are ecstatic to receive this wonderful award from Convention South. The staff at Paragon Casino continues to deliver top-of-the line service and hopes to be among the elite class of convention facilities for many years to come,” stated Kathon Musgrove, Director of Convention Services. For 2015 convention rates and availability, please call 800-946-1946 ext. 6392.