4th Annual

Celebrate Tourism Summit

Presented by

August 1, 2023

8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Wytheville Meeting Center

333 Community Blvd, Wytheville

Free to Attend

Join us July 31 for a pre-summit social for a casual evening of networking with colleagues throughout the region.

The social will be held at Seven Sisters Brewery in Downtown Wytheville from 5 – 8:00 p.m.

What is included?

  • Buffet Lunch
  • Door Prizes
  • Southwest Virginia Tourism Awards (During Lunch)

There is a room block at the Bolling Wilson Hotel. Those interested in reserving a room must call the hotel by June 1 and mention the Celebrate Tourism Summit.


Presented by Friends of Southwest Virginia

About the Awards

In recognition of the outstanding work and contributions in advancing the Southwest Virginia Tourism Industry, Friends of Southwest Virginia is pleased to announce the 2023 Southwest Virginia Tourism Awards.  With categories reflecting tourism marketing, visitor services, events, and leadership within the industry, the Southwest Virginia Tourism Awards celebrate the tourism achievements throughout the region.


Nominations Open: April 3, 2023
Nominations Close: May 12, 2023
Awards: August 1, 2023

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