Optional Events

Field Session Tour

The Power of Tourism in Rural Communities - Making the Most of your Unique Attractions 

Tuesday, May 24th, 1:00 pm-5:30 pm
Additional Cost: $60 attendees, $50 Certified Tourism Ambassadors (20 CTA Renewal Points)

This field session will take you on location to some of the most unique offerings Washington County has to offer! Join us for these stops and a few extra treats!

  • Misty Meadow Farm Creamery – Tour and discussion of The Maryland Ice Cream Trail
  • Big Cork Winery – Discover the Maryland wine industry with a tour and tasting
  • Newcomer House – Get to know the Heart of the Civil War Heritage Area
  • Antietam National Battlefield – Learn about National Parks and the Centennial

Additional Cost: $60 attendees, $50 Certified Tourism Ambassadors (20 CTA Renewal Points)


Networking Event

Networking Reception – The Washington County Museum of Fine Arts

Tuesday, May 24th, 6:00 pm-8:30 pm

Join us at the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts for wine, nibbles, and great conversation with your peers and colleagues. Soak in the culture and history of the region while enjoying the their permanent collection of over 7,000 paintings, prints, drawings, sculptures, and decorative arts!

Additional Cost: $40 attendees, $35 Certified Tourism Ambassadors (10 CTA Renewal Points)