2024 Visitor Services Summit

When:  Jul 16, 2024 from 09:00 to 16:00 (ET)

The Visitor Services Summit is a gathering of visitor experience and community engagement professionals. Join us this year on Tuesday, July 16, 2024, in Tampa, FL, as we focus on re-envisioning the purpose and value of the visitor center and how we engage with our communities, visitors, and residents. Learn from your peers as we share best practices, opportunities, and new innovations.

Registration Rates

Member: US$595
Base Price: US$895

Registration Refund and Cancellation Policy

All registration cancellation and refund requests must be submitted on or before Thursday, June 20, 2024. A full refund of the registration fee will be provided, less a US$100 administrative fee, for requests made on or before June 20, 2024. All cancellation requests must be made in writing and emailed to events@destinationsinternational.orgNo refunds will be granted for cancellation requests received after June 20, 2024, unless accompanied by valid proof of a medical or family emergency. Cancellations are not eligible for future event credit.

A single substitution, per registration, can be requested and emailed to events@destinationsinternational.org;  further adjustments will be marked as cancellations. Cancellations are not eligible for event credit.

Safety Information

Your safety is our top priority. We have developed the following guidelines and require all attendees to strictly adhere to all guidance to make the 2024 Visitor Services Summit a safe, secure, and enjoyable event for all. Read about the safety guidelines.

Hotel Information

Destinations International is pleased to offer a hotel block at the following properties:

JW Marriott Tampa Water Street (Host Hotel) starting at $239/night plus applicable state and local taxes (currently 13.5%).


Tampa Marriott Water Street (Host Hotel) starting at $199/night plus applicable state and local taxes (currently 13.5%). | 0.0 miles


Embassy Suites Tampa Downtown Convention Center starting at $215/night plus applicable state and local taxes. | 0.1 miles


The Tampa Edition starting at $299/night plus applicable state and local taxes (currently 13.5% + $1.95 TMD fee per day). | 0.3 miles


The Westin Tampa Waterside starting at $199/night plus applicable state and local taxes (currently 13.5%). | 0.3 miles


Hyatt Place Tampa Downtown starting at $209/night plus applicable state and local taxes (currently 13.5% + $1.60 TMD per day). | 0.5 miles

Hotel Tampa Riverwalk starting at $219/night plus applicable state and local taxes (currently 13.5% + $1.70 TMD per day). | 0.6 miles

The hotel cutoff date is Thursday, June 20, 2024. Please note that these rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis and may sell out before the cut-off date. If you have any questions or need additional assistance with your accommodations, please get in touch with events@destionationsinternational.org.

Destinations International Annual Convention

To find out more information about the Annual Convention, we welcome you to visit https://destinationsinternational.org/event/annual-convention


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