FAM Tours

Before or after Florida Encounter, qualified meeting professionals have the opportunity to attend an optional FAM tour to one of three exciting Florida destinations. During the registration process, you can indicate which one you are interested in.

PRE-FAM #1: Panama City Beach
Panama City Beach is fast becoming the ideal destination for meetings, conferences, tradeshows and conventions in Florida. The destination offers Southern hospitality combined with the expertise and resources of a city that hosts nearly 11 million visitor days annually.

Panama City Beach features more than 160,000 square feet of flexible meeting space with stunning views of the Gulf of Mexico or St. Andrew Bay and internationally renowned pristine, white-sand beach. In addition to 1,800 rooms at four conference resorts, the destination offers meeting professionals 20,000 additional rooms at hotels, motels and condominiums.

This FAM will be held prior to Florida Encounter, from Monday, November 18 until Wednesday, November 20.

 

PRE-FAM #2: Emerald Coast

When you visit Destin, Fort Walton Beach, and Okaloosa Island you’ll discover new places, new experiences, and a new you. These discoveries are just the beginning. Tour the docks of North America’s largest charter fishing fleet and then hop aboard the Southern Star for a leisurely dolphin cruise. Learn about the iconic history at Destin through exhibits, photography, artifacts, and more at the Destin Fishing Museum. Meet our aquatic wildlife at the Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park. Explore our Seafood Commissary where our fishermen expertly prepare fresh seafood for distribution. Shop and dine till you drop at our premier shopping locations, Destin Commons and the HarborWalk Village. To continue the fun a tour and tasting at our local brew pub Destin Brewery will round out any trip. We hope during your stay on the Emerald Coast we will give you a sample of the fun and interactive life we experience every day. Please visit www.emeraldcoastfl.com and www.emeraldcoastconventioncenter.com for more information.

This FAM will be held prior to Florida Encounter, from Monday, November 18 until Wednesday, November 20.

 

PRE-FAM #3: Visit South Walton

Come experience what National Geographic has listed as a “must do” trip for 2019– South Walton Florida. We’ll tour through several of our popular beach towns including Sandestin, Rosemary Beach and Seaside experiencing our diverse culinary offerings, shops, art galleries and more. A beach bonfire one evening and a beach walk at the #3 “most beautiful beach in the US according to Dr. Beach.

This FAM will be held prior to Florida Encounter, from Monday, November 18 until Wednesday, November 20.

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