2020 Annual Conference & Solution Center

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This Adventure Includes Two Tours and ALL Events 

Biltmore Estate: House, Gardens, & Winery Tour
Sunday, April 19 | 12:30-5:30 PM
Begin your time in Asheville by exploring the magnificent beauty of Biltmore House, Gardens & Winery on this half-day tour. Your excursion includes a self-paced, self-guided audio tour of the restored rooms of Biltmore House, America’s largest privately owned residence. Acres of beautiful gardens and a tour of Biltmore’s award-winning winery with a free tasting add to the exceptional charm of the afternoon.  

This tour is included in Explore Registration Path and includes transportation and parking, estate admission, self-guided audio tour of the house, complimentary wine tasting, professional guide, taxes, and gratuity. For guests who'd like to purchase tickets à la carte, the cost is $125 per person +18%

Free morning
Monday, April 20

Take the morning to sleep in, poke around some of the gift shops at the Inn, go for a walk throughout the wooded grounds, or visit the state-of-the-art fitness pavilion and spa.



Art Studio and Microbreweries Tour
Monday, April 20 | 2:30-6:00 PM
Asheville and the surrounding region has one of the largest concentrations of fine artists and crafters in the country. Hop on this bus tour and visit two microbreweries with a professional “Beer Guru” as your guide. You’ll also pop into an art studio to see a professional artist at work.

This tour is included in Explore Registration Path and includes a visit and tasting at two microbreweries, a tour of an artist studio, transportation, a professional guide, gratuity, and tax. For guests who'd like to purchase tickets à la carte, the cost is $90 per person +18% service fee.


Solution Center & OGR Foundation Silent Auction

Tuesday, April 21| 9:00 AM-1:00 PM
You're invited to join fellow attendees in the Solution Center and place your bid in OGR Foundation’s Silent Auction to support the future of funeral service. Click here to learn more about the Silent Auction.


Free afternoon
Tuesday, April 21
The afternoon is the time to make sure you’ve scheduled your appointment at the award-winning underground spa at the Omni Grove Park Inn. If you’d rather continue exploring Asheville, hop-on a nostalgic trolley that stops by the Inn for a fully narrated journey, highlighting the history, homes, hang-outs, and hot spots of this mountain town.