Loews to open conference hotel in Kansas City in early 2020 – 500 new jobs
Kansas City – 21 June 2017 –
Loews reveled a new development project – The Loews Kansas City (KC) Convention Center Hotel will open in early 2020. Construction set begin in fall this year.
Loews Kansas City Convention Center Hotel will showcase 800 guestrooms, a lobby bar, signature restaurant, three meal restaurant, indoor lap pool and 60,000 square feet of meeting and event space, which connects directly to the Kansas City Convention Center with a new connector bridge. The hotel is also in walking distance to key attractions and other destination landmarks like the Kansas City Power & Light District, Sprint Center, KC Streetcar and the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts.
Loews Kansas City Convention Center Hotel is expected to create approximately 2,000 new jobs for Kansas City, including 1,400 construction jobs and more than 500 permanent jobs.