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2024 WRPA Annual Conference

We look forward to seeing you in Vancouver, WA

We are excited to announce the 2024 WRPA Annual Conference will be happening on May 21–24, 2024 in Vancouver, Washington at the Hilton Vancouver Washington. We hope to see you all there! 

The WRPA Annual Conference & Tradeshow is the premier annual event of the Washington parks and recreation community. In May 2023, we welcomed more than 400 parks and recreation professionals, sponsors, exhibitors, and speakers. We had a great time celebrating together for our 76th annual event from May 16–19, 2023 in Spokane, Washington, and are excited to see you again next year.

Welcome Video From the President, Jennifer Wills

Submit Photos and Videos to Be Featured
at the Conference

As we gear up for the upcoming annual WRPA (Washington Recreation and Park Association) conference, we're thrilled to unveil an extraordinary opportunity for you to embody the theme of Innovate to Elevate in showcasing your parks, facilities/community centers recreation programs, dedicated staff, and thriving community.

We extend an invitation for you to craft a video or submit photos that encapsulate the essence and ingenuity of your parks and recreation department. This is your moment to spotlight the exceptional efforts transpiring behind the scenes, emphasizing the unwavering commitment and fervor of your team, and ultimately, the uplifting influence on your community.

To submit your photos/video, please visit click the following link: https://sbims.sharefile.com/share/upload/r4668373298914c92810928979fc2d8cd

Submission Deadline: April 30, 2024 

Submit Your Video

Submission Guidelines

Duration: Videos should be no longer than 1min 30 Seconds

Format: MP4 or PNG (please include agency name in filename)

Content: Focus on key aspects such as parks, recreation programs, and community engagement. (avoid interview style format)

Engage your audience: Make sure your media is engaging, informative, and showcases the unique aspects of your organization.

By participating, you will be featured prominently at the conference!

We can't wait to see the incredible work you're doing and share it with the wider WRPA community. Together, we can inspire and lead the way in shaping a brighter future for parks and recreation in Washington.

Should you have any questions or require further information, please do not hesitate to reach out to Chuck Cuzzetto, WRPA Marketing Conference Chair, at [email protected] or 360-620-0742.

Thank you for your dedication to creating exceptional experiences for your community. We look forward to showcasing your achievements at the 2024 WRPA conference in Vancouver WA!

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