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Aspiring Innkeepers Workshop on Saturday, February 21, 2015 in Fredericksburg, VA

Attendees for the one day workshops should plan on being at the class site by 8:00 AM on Saturday. We will start at 8:30 AM and run until 5:30 PM. We will have dinner as a group Saturday for those who want to join us for some casual time together (not included in registration fee). Attendees are encouraged to spend a night at our host inn or at the convention center, but this is not required. On Sunday, attendees will be invited to work with an innkeeper from 8:00AM till Noon. They will be able to observe and get hands-on experience at breakfast, check-out and room cleaning. The One-on-one sessions with The B&B Team will also be available for those who wish to take advantage of them. From Noon till 3:00PM on Sunday, attendees will be able to tour other area B&Bs. 3:00PM-5:00PM BBAV invites you back to the convention for our vendor fair. 5:00PM-8:30PM will be a reception and dinner with current innkeepers, vendors, tourism partners and our Key Note Speaker (not included in registration fee).
Cost:
Saturday workshop (included: Sunday events until 5:00 pm and an aspiring innkeeper membership with BBAV for the rest of 2014)
Single attendee: $99
Couple: $150
Sunday Dinner, Key note and reception: $50 per person
Please go here to register
 
SATURDAY (Lunch and refreshments provided)
Fredericksburg Hospitality House Hotel and Conference Center, 2801 Plank Road, Fredericksburg, VA
8:00 am Registration
8:30 am Workshop begins
12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch
5:30 pm Workshop ends
6:00 pm Dinner (Not included in the cost of the workshop, location TBA)
SUNDAY (all Sunday events are optional and not required. You will be required to sign-up for these events after you register with the exception of the dinner)
8:00 am – Noon Hands-on experience at local BBAV properties
9:00 am – 3:00 pm Personalized consultations by appointment at Fredericksburg Hospitality House Hotel and Conference Center, 2801 Plank Road, Fredericksburg, VA
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Tours of local BBAV properties
3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Vendor Fair at Fredericksburg Hospitality House Hotel and Conference Center, 2801 Plank Road, Fredericksburg, VA
5:00 pm – 8:30 pm Key note session and dinner (Not included in the cost of the workshop, go here to purchase a ticket to attend) at Fredericksburg Hospitality House Hotel and Conference Center, 2801 Plank Road, Fredericksburg, VA

Room Rate at the Fredericksburg Hospitality House Hotel: $82 (plus tax) per night

Lavender Heights B&B is offering a 20% discount to any aspiring attendee who attends to the workshop. Please call them to make a reservation at 540-820-5640 and mention you are attending the BBAV workshop.

Braehead Manor is offering a 20% discount to any aspiring attendee who attends the workshop. Please call them to make a reservation at 540-361-2629 and mention you are attending the BBAV workshop.

Richard Johnston Inn is offering a 25% discount to any attendee who attends the workshop. Please call them to make a reservation at 540-899-7606 and mention you are attending the BBAV workshop.

 

 

 

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• Assistance from BBAV office with getting started

• Participate in regional meetings

• Access to Members Only website with resources

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