Networking & Social Functions

Annual International Receptive Tour Operator Honors Night

Hosted by LOT, Houmas House, Louisiana Seafood & Tour Ascension
Monday, November 29, 2021 | 5:30pm - 9:00pm
Recommended Dress: Semi-formal
Invitation Only

Celebrating the dedication and contribution that US Inbound Operators provide for the Travel South USA states and region.

Brunchin' In the Big Easy

International Buyer & Receptive Brunch
Hosted by Drury Hotels & Louisiana Motor Coach

The Hyatt New Orleans - Depart from Staging Area
Tuesday, November 30, 2021 | 9:10 am - 10:45 am

Experience Drury Hotels & Louisiana Motor Coach award winning service & enjoy a New Orleans inspired Brunch complete with Mimosas, Second Line Band, beads and more! 


New Orleans City Tours

Hosted by New Orleans & Co.
The Hyatt New Orleans - Depart from Staging Area
Tuesday, November 30, 2021 | 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

All City Tours begin and end at They Hyatt Regency staging area. Please note that all times listed are Central Standard Time (CST). City Tours are open to all and each attendee may choose one tour. City Tours are complimentary. 


An Evening of Cocktails and Culture at The Sazerac House

Opening Night Reception 
Hosted by New Orleans & Co.
The Sazerac House
Tuesday, November 30, 2021 | 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Recommended Dress: Business Casual

 

Signature Meal Functions

Emprie Ballroom - 2nd Floor The Hyatt New Orleans
Wednesday, December 1 - Thursday, December 2, 2021
Recommended Dress: Business Attire
 
Opening Breakfast: Louisiana Music Trail
Sponsored by Louisiana Office of Tourism
Wednesday, December 1, 2021
Emprire Ballroom - 2nd Floor Hyatt New Orleans| 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Luncheon: Rhythms of the South 
Sponsored by Rhythms of the South: Atlanta, Nashvillle & New Orleans
Wednesday, December 1, 2021
Empire Ballroom - 2nd Floor Hyatt New Orleans | 12:20 pm - 1:35 pm


Breakfast: Take a peek at Mississippi’s Outdoor Museum
Sponsored by Visit Mississippi
Thursday, December 2, 2021
Hyatt New Orleans | 8:00 am - 9:30 am
Sample a taste of Mississippi’s unique southern heritage as we showcase the people, places and events that together form Mississippi’s largest outdoor museum. The state’s four cultural trails tell the inspirational stories of Mississippi’s greatest activists and artists while celebrating their mark on history.    

Luncheon: Sweet Home Alabama presents Lunch with Legends
Sponsored by Alabama Tourism
Thursday, December 2, 2021
Empire Ballroom - 2nd Floor Hyatt New Orleans | 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm 
Enjoy the sights and sounds of Alabama's legends on stage and screen for your entertainment. 


Taste of New Orleans

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Recommended Dress: Casual

We invite you to explore the vibrant city of New Orelans Monday night on your own. New Orleans has something for everyone! Grab a few friends and explore New Orleans' Food Scene. 


Y'all Ball 

Final Night Reception Hosted by Louisiana Office of Tourism
New Orleans Jazz Museum 
Thursday, December 2, 2021 | 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm