Member Events

Destination DC Member Events - Elliott L. Ferguson, II Speaking to Crowd at 2017 Marketing Outlook Meeting
Connect with leaders in the travel and tourism community. Explore industry trends, technologies and happenings.

For more information please contact andrea.vanwambeke [at] (Andrea Van Wambeke), Member Events & Publications Manager, (202) 789-7074.


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Monthly Member Extranet Training Webinars

Destination DC’s Member Extranet is where you control your account listings, photos, deals, events calendar, contacts and respond to leads. It’s important that your team understands how the extranet works and how to put it to work for your business. 

Join our new monthly Member Extranet training webinar. The Destination DC membership team will provide useful tips and tricks to help you make the most out of the Member Extranet and maximize your membership.

This webinar series is held each second Wednesday of the month from 2-3 p.m. 

Dates include: Feb. 14, March 14, April 11, May 9, June 13, July 11, Aug. 8, Sept. 12, Oct. 10

Register for a future webinar. Remember to specify your preferred date in the drop down bar.


2018 Capitol Hill Volleyball Destination DC Member Tournament

The 3rd Annual Destination DC Member Volleyball Tournament  is your chance to dominate the court in the DC hospitality community.

Get ready for a night of fun, food and friendly competition on the Capitol Hill Volleyball Classic court, with proceeds benefiting Destination DC's 501(c)(3) charity, the American Experience Foundation (AEF).

Register as a team or as an individual player. Tournament winners will receive bragging rights and exciting prizes. Not a volleyball player? Build your team's pep squad to compete against other loud, proud members for the coveted Spirit Award.

Friday, February 16
4:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
801 Mount Vernon Place NW
Washington, DC 20001

Register today


Monthly Member Office Hours

Join the Partnerships and Alliances team on the second Tuesday of each month from 9-10:30 a.m. for our Member Office Hours. It’s a great opportunity for some face-to-face time with your account manager and additional DDC staff from other departments while enjoying some morning treats from Buttercream Bakeshop. Bring your questions and come ready to chat with us about ways to maximize your Destination DC membership.

Office hours are held each second Tuesday of the month from 9-10:30 a.m.

Dates include: March 13, April 10, May 8, June 12, July 10, Aug. 14, Sept. 11, Oct. 9

901 7th Street NW 
Suite 400 
Washington, DC  20001

Register today


Destination DC events are a benefit of your membership. All employees of member organizations are welcome to come learn, network and socialize. Most (but not all) are free of charge.

Regular Destination DC member events include

  • Monthly Educational Forums

  • Power Hour and Business Exchange social and networking parties

  • Annual Marketing Outlook Meeting (August) – annual membership meeting, travel and tourism forecast is shared

  • Global Marketplace – how to work with international visitors

  • Ask Me About DC (January/February) – engage and welcome Capitol Hill staff

To benefit the American Experience Foundation

  • Member Volleyball Tournament (February)

  • July 4 Celebration

If you would like to host a member event, please contact our Member Events & Publications Manager.

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