Destination Southwest, presented by Northstar Meetings Group, is the premier hosted-buyer event for Southwest suppliers to connect with meeting professionals throughout the Southwest. Visit The Woodlands is excited to announce that this conference will be held at The Woodlands Resort on December 4-6, 2024. 

“We are very pleased Destination Southwest is coming to The Woodlands,” said Visit The Woodlands President Nick Wolda. “This is an important milestone for us as a meetings destination. We look forward to showcasing our destination and appreciate the consideration by the organization and members in coming to The Woodlands.”

Meeting Room at The Woodlands Resort in The Woodlands, Texas

Destination Southwest will bring in meeting planners from around the country that book business in the Southwest region. Attendees will learn from industry experts, connect one-on-one with premier suppliers during pre-scheduled business appointments, and network at unique experiential activities.

Hosting this conference in The Woodlands is a great opportunity to showcase the destination to meeting planners while they're in town. Most often, meeting planners choose to book business after seeing a destination firsthand. Conferences for meeting planners and suppliers not only brings awareness to The Woodlands as a prime meeting destination, but it also helps generate future group business. Visit The Woodlands has focused on bringing conferences like this to The Woodlands in recent years, such as Connect Texas in 2023 and Texas Society of Association Executives in 2024.

The team is looking forward giving Destination Southwest attendees a warm welcome at The Woodlands Resort in December 2024.



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