Bourbon Tasting Event
On Tuesday, November 2, at 1:00 pm, join your colleagues for a bourbon tasting event at the Grand Hyatt. Bourbon is a popular liquor, and during COVID, it has become even more popular with more people discovering the different bourbons available. Attendees will taste different bourbons and learn about the distinctions of each. Don't like bourbon? We have you covered. There also will be juice-related cocktails available. Lunch will be provided. This is a paid event and you can sign up during the registration process.
Cost: $155 (includes a light lunch)
While there will be no organized golf event at the JPA Annual Meeting, there are still many options for avid golfers. JPA attendees have the option of coming in on Sunday, October 31 to play golf, or during the open networking time on Tuesday, November 2nd from Noon to 5:00 pm. There is a golf course on property at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress. The Hyatt Grand Cypress award-winning golf resort is set in a private paradise of timeless beauty on 1,500 exclusive acres. Guests will enjoy the Jack Nicklaus-designed championship golf course on property. Please contact the hotel at 407-239-1904 for rates and tee times.
There are also several nearby golf courses, including the following:
Shingle Creek Golf Club:
Awarded 2020/2021 Best Golf Course the Shingle Creek Golf Club was designed by the renowned Arnold Palmer Design Company, the Palmer legacy is found in a handcrafted course with design features reminiscent of the finest classics in the world. Strategy and variety are front and center with some of the course’s features to harken back to the golden age of golf course design. Elevated greens and strategically placed bunkers are surrounded by enchanting flora and wildlife. Green complexes with fairway-cut surrounds or runoff areas give golfers of all levels more forgiveness and entertaining strategic options. Explore the championship course that challenges your entire game, yet rewards the diligent player.
This is an 18-hole course and is located about 7.8 miles (about 15 min drive) from the hotel.
Learn more about this club and make your reservations here: https://www.shinglecreekgolf.com/
Orange Country National Golf Center
If you are looking for the best golf in Orlando, FL and want to know who has the finest course layouts, conditions and facilities, look no further than Orange County National Golf Center and Lodge. Whatever the goal for your Orlando golf vacation – 36 holes per day, first class instruction, hours of range time, or memories of sharing good times with friends, OCN has something for you.
Two championship courses, a 9-hole short course, Central Florida’s Premier Golf Academy and the largest driving range and practice facility in America are all at one location.
This golf center was Awarded 2020/2021 Best Public Course and features several course options including a 9-hole course.
Learn more about this center and make your reservations here: https://www.ocngolf.com/
JPA’s membership is excited to welcome first time attendees and new members to the Annual Meeting! This is an excellent opportunity for you to make meaningful business connections, learn about JPA’s mission to promote and defend the juice products Industry, and get involved in the Association’s affairs by joining a committee.
First Friend Program
The “First Friend” program pairs up a new JPA Member with a Membership Committee delegate, who will be available to assist you throughout the meeting to ensure that you derive as many benefits as possible from your time in Orlando, Florida. When you register, a delegate from the Membership Committee will contact you.