Annual Convention



2015 Convention – October 21-24, 2015 — Enjoy the spectacular fall foliage in beautiful Kingsport, Tennessee!

The Meadow View Marriott Conference Resort & Convention Center is surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains on the Appalachian parkway. Please view the hotel’s Website,  The property is stunning and the reviews that others have given this hotel and convention center are top notch. Please click here to access the SBEA Hotel Group Rate

Please remember that the $230 registration includes the following meal functions:
Thursday, October 22nd

  • Continental Breakfast
  • Lunch with Exhibitors

Friday, October 23rd

  • Luncheon and Business Meeting
  • Networking Reception
  • Awards Dinner and Silent Auction

Saturday, October 24th

  • Coffee and Danish

Some of the other area attractions that the Website lists are: Nestled in the rolling foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, this stunning Kingsport venue is close to Bays Mountain Park, Bristol Motor Speedway and many more fun and beautiful attractions. Other area attractions include:  Gray Fossil Site, Bays Mountain Park and Planetarium, Appalachian Ghost Walks Tours, Allandale Mansion, Exchange Place, Kingsport Historic District, Appalachian Caverns, and Historic Jonesborough. Southland Shopping Center and a variety of restaurants are a short drive away and the hotel offers several transportation options.