Feb 10, 2014 7:01 AM by AP
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - The National Association of Motorcoach Operators has selected Shreveport for its 2014 convention.
The Times reports the proposal offered to the bus group by the Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau won out over Niagara Falls, N.Y.
The convention will be Aug. 15-17. More than 100 motorcoach service owners are expected to attend the gathering at the Shreveport Convention Center.
The organization consists of more than 60 companies that provide custom buses for a variety of events.
After the convention concludes, the South Central Motorcoach Association will hold its gathering at the convention center. The Aug. 17-20 sessions are expected to draw 300 people.