"It was a hot competition, with convention and visitors bureaus across America actively campaigning for recognition for their local convention center," USA Today said. "In the end, affordable and convenient Indianapolis took top honors," the paper adds.

The Top 5 winners in the 'Best Convention City' contest category for 10Best Readers' Choice are:
1). Indianapolis
2). Boston
3). Nashville
4). Salt Lake City
5). Atlanta

The report about contest results said of Atlanta:
Georgia International Convention Center is just minutes from Hartsfield-Jackson International, making an Atlanta convention super easy and affordable to reach. The city's subway, MARTA, also delivers visitors right to the heart of the city where the Georgia World Congress Center is located. Accessing the plentiful nearby hotels and restaurants can be done with ease, and visitors will be spoiled for choice when trying to decide where to stay. With tempting regional cuisine and a boatload of downtown attractions to choose from, any convention trip will be complete.