As always, TCIA has scheduled many optional activities and tours that are exclusive to WMC attendees! They are a great opportunity to “hang” with industry colleagues and make long lasting friends and memories.
Check out the schedule below for more details on these customized tours and activities!
Sunday, February 2
Super Bowl Party
6:30 p.m. | $30
Watch the season’s top two teams duke it out, while you sit back and enjoy the championship on a big screen. This private party includes classic game day food, plus a cash bar.
Monday, February 3
Sunset Catamaran Cruise
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. | $141 (Ages 1 - 12: $108)
A spectacular sunset adds a whole new dimension to this sail along the Paradise Island coastline. Sit back with friends and enjoy the ocean breezes while snacking on hors d'ouevres and your favorite libation from the open bar.
Tuesday, February 4
Make Your Own Chocolate Tour & Breakfast
8:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. | $117
It's never too early for chocolate! Enjoy a lovely breakfast at the Greyclift Restaurant, then begin the journey of making chocolate. Explore the grounds and the factory, then become an artist as you pair Greyclift chocolate with mango, lime, sea grapes and genips; as well as some savory and unlikely ingredients like sweet tomato, basil and bacon. Walk away with a chocolatier certificate and your creations...if you haven't already eaten them!
Robert Felix Memorial Golf Tournament
12:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. | $325 / $395
Scroll to the bottom of this page for more information about the Robert Felix Memorial Golf Tournament. A $325 reservation includes unlimited use of the driving range prior to play, greens fees, golf cart, lunch, beverages, awards reception and prizes; a $395 reservation includes the same benefits plus club rental.
Wednesday, February 5
Snorkel Catamaran Tour
12:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. | $130
Looking for a relaxing afternoon? Soak up the sun as you sail past a picturesque coastline, out to a popular snorkeling location. Then drop anchor and plunge into the sparkling blue waters, where you'll get a peek at tropical fish and magnificent coral reefs. Take a break from the adventure and enjoy lunch, a cash bar, and the relaxing Bahama breeze on the boat.
Voice for Trees Political Action Committee Gala and Auction*
6:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. | Separate ticketed event
The highlight of every WMC, the Voice for Trees Political Action Committee cocktail reception, dinner and auction offers an exciting and often times hilarious way to raise needed dollars to advance your interests in Washington. Join us for a night of bidding and festivity at The Fathoms, a unique indoor Atlantis venue. Enjoy sweeping views of the underwater ruins of Atlantis as you sip cocktails and savor a delicious dinner. Along with the extraordinary panorama, lucky bidders can find great deals on hunting trips, unique jewelry, vacations and equipment rentals! Cocktail attire requested.
*Call Sarah Winslow at 1-800-733-2622 x 123 for more information on how to reserve a seat at this not-to-be missed event!
Thursday, February 6
Deep Sea Fishing
12:30 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. | $236
Whether you're a first time fisherman or an experienced enthusiast, deep sea fishing aboard this professionally captained yacht will exceed your expectations. Enjoy time on the water with friends and family as you try your hand at catching sailfish, snapper, grouper, and barracuda. Tour includes roundtrip transfer to pier, charter boat, lunch, soft drinks, beer, and all the gear you need to catch the big one!
The following activities occur at the same time, each day from Tuesday, February 4 - Thursday, February 6.
Snorkel the Ruins
1:00 p.m. AND 2:00 p.m. | $87
Enjoy an underwater adventure that includes snorkeling amid sleek sharks, spotted rays, sunken ruins and "artifacts" from the lost city of Atlantis. Limited to just eight guests per guided tour, you can truly enjoy this rare opportunity to explore Paradise Island's underwater vistas.
Please Note: The Wednesday 2:00 p.m. tour is sold out.
Dolphin Deep Water Interaction
1:05 p.m. AND 2:00 p.m.| $134
Dive into a once in a lifetime experience where you can snorkel and glide alongside playful and charismatic bottlenose dolphins. Use your very own hand-held water scooter, or just swim side by side with the dolphins in their saltwater lagoon.
Please Note: The Wednesday 2:00 p.m. tour is sold out.
Dolphin Shallow Water Interaction
1:20 p.m. AND 2:15 p.m.| $95
Get nose to bottlenose with beautiful dolphins in the gorgeous Atlantis saltwater lagoon! Play with these magnificent creatures and watch as they show off their incredible athletic abilities at Dolphin Cay, one of the world's largest marine habitats.
Power Boat Trip to Rose Island
12:30 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. | 12 years and over: $195
Escape the hustle and bustle of Atlantis and enjoy a power boat trip to a private tropical hideaway known as Rose Island. Once at the island, it's yours! Relax in the sun, take a kayak out for a spin, or try conch diving. Enjoy a catered lunch under the cabana as you enjoy the undisturbed beauty of the island. (Note: This Recurring Tour is only available on February 4 & February 5).
Please note, there are no children rates for the tours unless noted.
The popular Robert Felix Memorial Golf Tournament is a great way to indulge in an afternoon of guilt-free golf while supporting our industry. Organized and hosted by TCIAF (Tree Care Industry Association Foundation), proceeds from this event are earmarked to benefit students of arboriculture.
This year's Tournament takes place on the highly rated, challenging and stunningly beautiful Ocean Club Golf Course. This 18-hole par 72 championship course stretches over 7,100 yards on a peninsula, where crosswinds challenge even the most experienced players. Join us for an afternoon of outstanding golf and friendly competition. And for the first time, you can choose either a $325 reservation, which includes unlimited use of the driving range prior to play, greens fees, golf cart, lunch, beverages, awards reception and prizes; or a $395 reservation, which includes everything above, plus club rental. If you are renting clubs, you must reserve them at time of reservation.
This event requires a separate registration. Sponsorship opportunities include hole sponsorships ($350), lunch/beverage cart, golfer challenges, an awards reception and more. Even if you can't play this year, you can still make a donation to benefit students of arboriculture.
Contact Sarah Winslow, Director of Development, at (800)-733-2622 x 123 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to register.
Include your handicap, or if it’s unknown, please indicate your average 18 hole score under both registration codes.