Mayoral Forum

Austin Marriott Downtown 101 San Jacinto Blvd., Austin, TX

Join THLA & AHLA for a Mayoral forum for the November 8, 2022 election ballot. This FREE event will be an opportunity for Austinites to listen to candidates express their views so audience members can understand candidates’ positions and make informed voting decisions. The elected candidate will serve a four-year term. For more information or... Read more »

AAHOA South Central Texas Town Hall – McAllen, TX

Embassy Suites by Hilton McAllen Convention Center 800 Convention Center Blvd., McAllen, TX

Regional partner hotel association town hall meeting to discuss upcoming advocacy initiatives for hoteliers and education on other current issues of importance to hotel operators.  Register here. .  

AAHOA South Central Texas Town Hall – San Antonio, TX

Drury Plaza Hotel 823 North Loop 1604 East, San Antonio, TX

Regional partner hotel association town hall meeting to discuss upcoming advocacy initiatives for hoteliers and education on other current issues of importance to hotel operators.  Register here.

AAHOA South Central Texas Town Hall – Georgetown, TX

Days Inn Georgetown 333 North Interstate Highway 35, Georgetown, TX

Regional partner hotel association town hall meeting to discuss upcoming advocacy initiatives for hoteliers and education on other current issues of importance to hotel operators.  Register here.

THLA Fall Board Meeting

Hotel Drover 2333 Mule Alley Drive, Fort Worth, TX

The THLA Fall Board Meeting will be held in Fort Worth on Tuesday, November 8th, 2022 at the extraordinary Hotel Drover.  This will be the second and final THLA board meeting for 2022, and we will include topical speakers on vital industry issues.  At this meeting, the Board will elect new THLA officers/board members.  We... Read more »

76th Annual Short Course

Conrad N. Hilton College of Global Hospitality Leadership 4450 University Drive, Houston, TX

The Texas Hotel & Lodging Association’s Annual Short Course is a one-of-a-kind, all-in-one hospitality training event that has been awarded “Best Educational Program in the Nation” by the International Society of Hotel Association Executives. Short Course is an in-depth orientation to the many aspects of the lodging industry. Each discipline is covered in a 90-minute... Read more »

15th Annual Advanced Short Course

Conrad N. Hilton College of Global Hospitality Leadership 4450 University Drive, Houston, TX

If you’ve attended Short Course in the past and want to learn even more, then our Advanced Short Course is for you! This two-day course is designed as the next step for Short Course attendees. It covers new topics and introduces new speakers to hospitality professionals looking to advance their careers.

Converge on the Capitol

Austin Convention Center 500 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX

Registration has ended. If you missed the deadline, but want to attend please show up on Thursday morning and we will assign your visits. Attendee packets can be viewed and downloaded here. Converge on the Capitol is a vital opportunity for you and your colleagues to participate in the legislative process.  Your visits with your... Read more »

Thursday, March 2nd, 2023: AAHOA Town Hall – Irving, Texas

SLPS Community Center 1910 N. Britain Road, Irving, TX

Regional partner hotel association town hall meeting to discuss upcoming advocacy initiatives for hoteliers and education on other current issues of importance to hotel operators.

March 21st-March 23rd: Arlington ISD High School Hospitality & Tourism Career/Trade Show Days – Arlington, TX

Texas LIVE! 1650 E. Randol Mill Road, Arlington, TX

Starting Tuesday, March 21st this 3-day event is designed to increase awareness of the exciting career occupations that exist within the Hospitality & Tourism industry.  Students will hear from experts in our industry, learn about various careers available, and have the opportunity to land a job during the career fair portion of this event. Opportunities... Read more »