Houston cracked the top 20 on a recent list of the best cities in the U.S. for meetings and conventions, but got beat by Dallas, which cracked the top 10.
The Bayou City ranked No. 19, compared to No. 21 last year, on the list compiled by McLean, Va.-based Cvent, an event-management technology company, which based the list on its booking activity. Dallas ranked No. 8.