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The latest group travel industry trends and topics are found in the News section of Groups Today. From travel safety to regulatory updates, we offer the latest news on everything group travel professionals need to be in the know.

Take a personal tour of what makes Central Connecticut a great place to visit from the comfort of your own home or office.

Theatre at the Center celebrates its twenty-fifth anniversary season in 2015 by bringing to the stage hilarious spoofs, rock n' roll musicals and heartwarming stories, each with a close relationship to iconic films. The season opens with On Golden Pond, the touching, funny, and warmly insightful story that went from a Tony Award on Broadway to the Oscar-winning film.

 The American Bus Association (ABA) is pleased to announce Cleveland, Ohio, will host the ABA’s annual Marketplace in 2017, to be held January 14-17 at the Cleveland Convention Center.

Washington, D.C., invites all travel professionals to join us August 1-31, 2014, for our annual appreciation month. This is our way of showing our gratitude for all you do to make Washington, D.C., one of the leading global destinations. We are offering exclusive deals for you and your families to come for a DC Cool experience. The program includes reduced hotel rates at thirty-four leading hotels and the DC VIP card, with special discounts for various restaurants, retail outlets, tours and more.

SYTA Youth Foundation partners with the American Experience Foundation to invest in youth with an inaugural one-day field trip to experience some of the city's iconic sites and attractions.

With the help from the SYTA Youth Foundation and other partners, Destination DC hosted its inaugural DC Backyard Bound Program, June 13, 2014. Forty students from Kelly Miller Middle School in the Washington, D.C., metro area were selected as the first recipients of the DC Backyard Bound program and granted a one-day field trip to experience some of D.C.'s iconic sites and attractions.

Recent Blogs

Imagine the World as One: 'Come From Away’ is Valuable for All Groups

Come From Away is the remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers after the September 11 attacks, and the small town of Gander, Newfoundland, that welcomed them. Cultures clashed. Nerves ran high. Yet uneasiness turned into trust—and gratitude turned into enduring friendships.

Matt Lauer Had to Go. Here's Why.

For as long as I can remember, my mornings started with Matt Lauer on the screen. One morning, when my boys were young, one looked at the screen and thought Matt was my husband. (They have the same haircut. We giggled for days over that one.) For years, Matt was a staple in our home, bringing us news and events.

Your Guide to Snapping the Best Shot in Banff National Park

Whether you're an amateur photographer or just looking for tips on capturing the best of Banff and Lake Louise, there are plenty of subjects to choose from. Here are some tips on our more famous natural attraction: wildlife photography.