Itinerary - 2018 Annual Meeting


All activities at Great Escape Lodge (meeting rooms listed) unless otherwise noted.
($) denotes extra fee for add-on activity.
All times, locations, options are subject to change.

THURSDAY, October 18, 2018
11:30 a.m-1:00 p.m. NEW TIME!
NYSTIA 2018 Board of Directors Meeting
Huron Executive Room
Registration opens - All aspects of Annual Meeting and Awards - including Lodging.
Warren County Tourism will be on hand to answer questions and offer guidance on where to eat, explore and play in their beautiful county.
NYSTIA Annual Membership Meeting
-Welcome from Warren County and Lake George Region
-Spotlight Speaker – Jim Siplon, COO, JUST Water
-Year in Review – Valerie Knoblauch
-Business Meeting
-Meet NYSTIA's President and CEO – Bob Provost
-Excitement ahead of Us – NYSTIA of the Future!
Mohican Ballroom
4:00pm - 5:00pm Ancillary Meetings Rooms TBD
Finger Lakes Regional Tourism Council - Lisa Burns
Please contact to schedule your meeting so we can accommodate you and provide space.
5:00 pm-5:30 pm
Trolley service to the city of Glens Falls, arrival at The Queensbury Hotel
5:30 pm
Welcome Reception
The Queensbury Hotel
6:30 pm
Stroll or take shuttle to dinner location
7:00 pm
Dinner and admire the space
The Park Theater
8:45 pm
Stroll down the street for dessert and signature cocktails
Downtown Social
9:00pm-10:30 pm (Last Trolley leave at 10:30 pm)
Trolley service from Glens Falls back to Great Escape Lodge
Fire pit, S'mores and hot toddies (on own)
Great Escape Lodge
FRIDAY, October 19, 2018
Ancillary Meetings
8:00 am-9:00 am
Haunted History Trail - Kelly Rapone
Go:North - Hillarie Logan-Dechene
8:45 am-9:15 am
2019 Adventure Travel Trade Association - Kristin Hanifin - Lake George CVB
Please contact to schedule your meeting so we can accommodate you and provide space.
Rooms TBD
8:00 am -9:00 am
2019 NYSTIA BOD Meeting
Huron Executive
9:30am-11:15 am
Celebration Brunch and presentation of the Tourism Excellence Awards
Mohican Room
I Love New York information update
Mohican Room
12:00 pm - 12: 15 pm
12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
TPA meeting with Ross Levi
Shoreline Cruises ($) on Lake George
Enjoy a one-hour scenic cruise on Lake George, with shuttle transportation provided between hotel and cruise operator.
Fright Night at Six Flags Great Escape ($)
Once the clock strikes 5:00 p.m., watch the park completely transform into a fright-filled terror park with haunted attractions, frightening shows, and spine-chilling thrill rides. Special discounted price of $25 per person (regularly $60+), includes a complimentary drink bottle for free refills of soft drinks during Fright Night.

Six Flags Great Escape