events

events

Stars of the Industry Awards Dinner

The Greater Philadelphia Hotel Association (GPHA) presents the Stars of the Industry program to honor the hospitality industry for their leadership, commitment and service to their industry and community. The prestigious awards recognize excellent qualities that set the standards for the lodging industry to achieve.   Read More...

SAVE THE DATE: Power Meetings and Business Opportunity Event 2/19/2018

Where can you get decision makers in one room at one time? GPHA Power Meetings & Business Opportunity Event! Connect your business to the hospitality procurement pipe! As a vendor company, you will have the opportunity to meet face to face with regional hotel executives and managers. Bring your company profile and capability statement, and be prepared to build lasting connections that go beyond the day’s event.   Read More...

Hotel Olympics 2017

GPHA's Annual Hotel Olympics was held at the the Pennsylvania Convention Center this year, where 11 hotels as well as 1 student team fought for the first place trophy! Congratulations to the Convention Center, first time players and winners! Continue to this page for photo of this event.   Read More...

GPHA Networking Series

GPHA hosts a series of networking events where GPHA members and friends mix and mingle while networking with colleagues from hosting organizations and the hospitality and events industry. Start your evening with a cocktail and making new connections in new places.   Read More...

Golf Outing

Join us on the golf course along with your association members and business leaders representing companies from the five county region enjoy a day on the greens. Spring Hollow Golf Club offers great course conditions, stunning views and challenging hazards provide the perfect retreat for you!  Read More...

GPHA The Heart of Philadelphia & Scholarship Awards Luncheon

The Greater Philadelphia Hotel Association established this award hospitality award in 1992. Through this award GPHA celebrates an individual or organization that has a significant and positive impact on the lodging industry in the preceding year. Secondly, scholarships are awarded to college and high school seniors pursuing a career in hospitality.  Read More...

GPHA Softball League

GPHA intra- member league for all to come out and enjoy a good ball game; whether you play, cheer on your team, or supply the beverages we hope to see you this season! Season schedule and standings are online >>>>   Read More...

Alex's Lemonade Stand Weekend

GPHA and the hotel community participate in Alex's Lemonade Stand Weekend, typically the second weekend in June, by setting up stands in and around our hotel properties to raise money towards pediatric cancer research at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.