events

events

GPHA The Heart of Philadelphia & Scholarship Awards Luncheon

The Greater Philadelphia Hotel Association established this 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...

Stump the Lawyer - Human Resources Labor and Employment Law Lunch Program

Join us for lunch and an interactive session for attendees to ask their most pressing questions, and obtain compliant and practical strategies and advise to navigate the continually changing employment law landscape. . >>>>  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.

GPHA Annual Golf Outing May 8, 2018, RiverCrest Golf Club

Join us this spring at RiverCrest Golf Club, Montgomery County's premier golf destination. Bring your foursome to enjoy fun on the fairways with 18-holes paired with ice cold beer, food and all the fixings. RiverCrest Golf Club provides a great course, stunning views and challenging hazards that provide the perfect day for you!  Read More...

Power Meetings and Business Opportunity Annual Event

Where can you get decision makers in one room at one time? GPHA Power Meetings & Business Opportunity Event! This event brings members of GPHA together to network, make a connection and begin to build a trusted partnership that’s mutually beneficial.  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. End your evening with a cocktail and making new connections in new places.   Read More...

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...

Our Philadelphia - The Wonderful Whirl Thru Philly

Our Philadelphia & The Wonderful Whirl Thru Philly is a fun, educational and interactive scavenger hunt. The event connects Philadelphia attractions, museums, restaurants, and retail stores with the hospitality community who promote Philadelphia to thousands of visitors who ask “What should we see?” & “Where should we eat?   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...

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...