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Florida Is a Meetings Paradise

Sure, it has world-class beaches and plentiful opportunities for fun in the sun, but there’s so much more to Florida beyond it’s sunny disposition to inspire attendees again and again.

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Destination: Daytona Beach, a hub of culture, economic growth & abundant entertainment

Besides the world’s most famous beach, Daytona is home to museums, historic districts, state parks & festivals. Since 2015, the city has embarked on an economic resurgence that has brought new dining & entertainment complexes plus renovations of colleges, the Speedway, and Ocean Center Convention Center. For more information visit www.daytonahilton.com

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An ALL-NEW Perspective on Meetings and Events

Attendees at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin will enjoy 17 restaurants and lounges including the amazing coastal cuisine from celebrity Chef Todd English, incorporating an innovative selection of fresh seafood in an energetic and vibrant atmosphere. AAA Four Diamond Award and multi-award winner of Wine Spectator’s Award of Excellence. For more information visit www.swandolphinmeetings.com

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Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa

There Is Only One — Northwest Florida’s largest full-service beachfront resort Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa is the South’s premier destination for meetings and events. For more information visit www.hiltonsandestinbeach.com/florida-meetings

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Ocean Center Daytona Beach is a Rare Gem

The Ocean Center has 200,000 square feet of flexible space. There is a 93,000-square-foot exhibit hall, a 42,000-square-foot arena, a 14,000-square-foot ballroom with seating up to 900 and 32 meeting rooms totaling 32,000-square-feet. Its unique architecture style, mouth-watering cuisine and superior service will ensure your next meeting will be a resounding success. www.oceancenter.com 1-800-858-6444

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Unique Outdoor Venues Combined with Flexible Meeting Space

Ponte Vedra Inn & Club boasts more than 25,000 sq.ft. of function space spread across 17 rooms, and can accommodate groups of up to 350 people. Stunning outdoor venues—from oceanfront patios to golf view terraces—are perfect for putting green coffee breaks and oceanfront cookouts. For more information visit www.pontevedra.com/inn_and_club

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Meet in Paradise

Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort is conveniently nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and intracoastal waterway along the scenic beach route, A1A. Just minutes from the Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport, Margaritaville is just south of Fort Lauderdale and approximately 20 miles from Miami. For more information visit www.mhbr.com

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Embassy Suites Resort by Hilton St. Augustine Beach and Renaissance World Village Resort

Embassy Suites Resort by Hilton St. Augustine Beach brings a relaxing beach vibe to meetings. The hotel boasts 25,000 square feet of flexible event space, including oceanfront event lawns and covered terraces. The Renaissance World Golf Village Resort offers 60,000 sq ft of convention space just steps from the World Golf Hall of Fame Museum. For more information visit www.floridashistoriccoast.com

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Put the wind back in your sales

Nothing will breathe new life into your business like a few days in The Florida Keys. From Key Largo to Key West and all stops in-between, you’ll discover meetings venues, dining spots, attractions and tours designed to help inspire productivity and help you relax. Bottom line? Your business will soar. For more information visit fla-keys.com/meeting-planners

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Make a New Impression

With five new or renovated hotels this year and four more on the way, we’ve got you covered. Garden Inn Tampa Suncoast Parkway is one great example of fresh event opportunities here. Centrally located, its spacious guest rooms complement 4,000 square-feet of flexible meeting, convention and social gathering space. For more information visit www.visitpasco.net

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Team building happens naturally when you Meet in Paradise

Nothing inspires productivity and comradery quite like the stunning natural beauty of Naples, Marco Island and the Everglades. From the gentle rustling of palm trees to sunsets that will take your breath away, Florida’s Paradise Coast is the perfect setting to bring people together and bring fresh ideas to life. For more information visit MeetInParadise.com

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10 Reasons for Beach Meetings in South Walton, Florida

With 135,000 square feet of meeting space and a perfect location in Northwest Florida, South Walton is ideal for any meeting. Imagine modern meeting facilities, premium accommodations and exceptional service, steps from sugar-white sand beaches and turquoise water and surrounded by gourmet dining, boutique shopping and championship golf. For more information visit www.visitsouthwalton.com

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Better Events. Exclusive Experiences.

The first-of-its-kind Cultural Concierge program helps meeting and event planners deliver extraordinary cultural enhancements to any event in The Palm Beaches. From musicians to dancers to poets, the Cultural Concierge saves time and helps planners find the right talent for engaging on-site experiences. Visit CulturalConcierge.com to get started.

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Explore Nature at Highlands Hammock State Park

Sebring is home to 9,000-acre Highlands Hammock State Park. It’s one of the highest-ranking parks in Florida for endemic biodiversity and known for its beautiful old-growth hammock and old oaks. An elevated boardwalk with a historic catwalk traverses cypress swamps where visitors may see alligators, birds and other wildlife. For more information visit visitsebring.com/meeting-planners