M - Memories

This year’s conference will surely be memorable, located on the west coast in beautiful Sunriver Oregon!


Four fun-filled socials:

  • Welcome Membership Luncheon (Sunday Afternoon)
  • Presidents Social (Sunday Night)
  • A fun night of games and networking!
  • Awards Gala (Monday Night)
  • Enjoy a wonderful dinner, Induction of Officers, Live Auction for multiple exciting vacation getaways and Annual Awards Presentation!
  • Theme Night (Tuesday Night)
  • Its Theme night! That means it’s time to dress up and party down with friends, old and new!

Chances to win great prizes:

  • Pick-a-Prize Auction
  • A great opportunity to win fabulous prizes!  The “Pick-a-Prize’ Auction will be held on Tuesday night during our Theme Night event.
  • Resort Package Silent and Live Auction
  • Choose from FANTASTIC resort packages!  Throughout the conference, auction packages will be on display.  Live auction will take place on Monday nights Awards Gala.



O - Opportunities

  • Largest Internship Job Fair in the industry with X number internships 20 agencies
  • Recruiting Opportunity with 50 students from 15+ universities
  • Speed Networking Events
  • Professional Program Expo/Idea Swap
  • Student Scholarships
  • Awards!  RCRA is proud to recognize the outstanding contributions of its members with our annual award gala.



R - Relationships

  • Amazing opportunity to increase your professional connections in the Recreation field by networking with professionals, educators, vendors and students in the industry.
  • Over 150 attendees
  • 15+ Universities
  • 30 Agencies
  • 20 Vendors



E - Education Sessions

  • Many opportunities to learn and grow.  Workshops will offer new approaches to programming, new ways to examine the bottom line, communication and media strategies, how to address key issues such as hiring, development, customer service, trends and more.
  • Featured Keynote Speaker Dave Mitchell – “The Power of Understanding People”
  • Over 20 General Sessions
  • 6 Research Symposiums – A forum for the exchange and discussion of new knowledge developed through research!
  • New this year – Student Scholarship Showcase

Resort and Commercial Recreation Association


31 Ocean Reef Drive, C101-114

Key Largo, FL 33037


Website design by Creative Influence, Inc.