Get ready to soak up the sun, hit the waves, and learn from the best in the industry at the 35th annual SFMA Conference in Daytona Beach, Fla. From January 22-25, 2024, the sports field management industry will gather at one of Florida’s most vibrant and exciting cities to connect, network and explore all that this coastal paradise has to offer.
SFMA shared a few reasons why you’ll love this destination:
Beaches, beaches, beaches. With 23 miles of sparkling, white-sand beaches, Daytona is a sun-seeker’s dream come true. Whether you want to catch some rays, build a sandcastle, or hit the waves on a surfboard, you’ll find plenty of opportunities to enjoy the ocean.
Historic charm. Daytona is home to a rich history and culture, with landmarks like the Daytona Beach Pier, the Daytona International Speedway, and the Ponce de Leon Lighthouse and Museum. Take a stroll through the city’s historic districts or soak up some local flavor at the weekly farmers’ market.
Food and drink. Whether you’re in the mood for fresh seafood, a classic diner burger, or a craft cocktail, Daytona has something for everyone. Check out the city’s diverse restaurant scene or sample some local brews at one of its many craft breweries.
Outdoor adventures. From kayaking through the mangroves to hiking in nearby state parks, Daytona offers endless opportunities for outdoor exploration. Take a sunset cruise, go fishing, or rent a bike and explore the city’s many bike-friendly paths and trails.
Conference highlights. Of course, the real highlight of the trip will be the conference itself! With keynote speakers, networking events, and cutting-edge sessions on the latest industry trends and technologies, you’ll come away feeling inspired and energized.
So, mark your calendars and start packing your bags for Daytona Beach this January!