Planning a Family Reunion in DC? Call on Destination DC

Destination DC | 9/27/2010, 3:52 p.m.

There's a reason that DC is such a popular choice for family reunions. It's a city that knows how to celebrate as well as commemorate. It's a gathering place that's easy to get to from points all around the country. It's a place where people gather to reconnect with their roots and to get re-acquainted with their relatives.

If you're planning a major event like a wedding or family reunion in the nation's capital, you can take advantage of the same free services offered to all meeting and event planners by Destination DC, the official convention and tourism corporation for the nation's capital. Destination DC offers a free lead referral service to help you find the resources you need, including hotel rooms, special event spaces, restaurants, tours and more.

Contact Destination DC and we'll help you with many of your family reunion essentials, including:
*Locating a hotel that can offer you the rooms you need at a price that's within your guests' budget.
*Special event venues and restaurants where you can gather to catch up and connect during your reunion, whether you're looking for something fun or something fancy.

  • Ideas and advice for tours and excursions that suitable for your guests' ages and interests.
  • Quotes and contacts for photographers, transportation service, caterers, florists, souvenir vendors and other must-haves;
  • Promotional photos and sample itineraries that you can incorporate into your invitation and reunion website;
  • Visitors guides, maps and travel advice, plus suggestions on tours and activities, for your out-of-town guests.

Family reunions can be a lot of fun, but they can also be a lot of work. That's where Destination DC can help. Call on our team of event professionals who are responsible for booking events and attracting travelers to help you ensure that the reunion runs smoothly.

For more information, contact Destination DC at 202-789-7000 or info@destinationdc.com, or log on to www.destinationdc.com.