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MAPGA Summer Meeting
July 27-29, 2014
Ocean City, MD
The Clarion
250 West Main Street, Suite 100
Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 977-3716
(434) 979-2439 (fax)

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MAPGA Summer Meeting, July 27-29 2014

July 27-29, 2014

Registration Information and Fees:
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Hotel Information:
The Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel offers oceanfront luxury and sensational views. Guests of this hotel will enjoy amenities and features like a health club with sauna and hot tub, indoor heated pool and poolside bar. The hotel has its own nightclub offering live bands and dancing each night. Entry is free to all MAPGA guests (must be 21 to enter).

A block of rooms has been reserved for our meeting. The group rate of $223/night standard or $243/night executive king is available until June 26, 2014. Be sure to mention MAPGA to receive this special rate.

For reservations or more hotel information, please call the Clarion Resort Fontainebleau directly at 1-800-638-2100. Room upgrades are also available at a higher group rate.

Tuesday Alternative Fuel Vehicle Road Show & Educational Seminar:
The Mid-Atlantic Propane Gas Association invites you to attend this special event on Tuesday, July 29, 2014.

Recognizing the benefits of reducing use and dependence on fossil fuels, MAPGA will hold an alternative fuel vehicle showcase event in conjunction with the summer meeting. Manufacturers and special guests have been invited to give presentations and they will discuss the benefits, costs, and infrastructure needed to make these transportation solutions a reality for consumers, industry and government.

10:00 – 10:30am- Vehicle Display
10:30 – 11:30am- Presentations and Networking
Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Social Activities:
Come to Talbot Street Pier on Monday afternoon and take an exciting adventure at sea! The Assateague Adventure is a hands-on boat ride to Assateague Island. Participants will get to see wild ponies in their natural habitat, dredge for clams, meet marine life close-up with a touch tank, explore the island, learn about the ecosystem and have a hands-on crab pot demonstration. We’ll meet as a group at 2:00 p.m. at the Talbot Street Pier on the Bay, Downtown Ocean City and take the 2:30 p.m. tour. The cost is $5.00 for adults and kids 10 and under are FREE!

Enjoy a change of scenery on Sunday and hit the links at Lighthouse Sound- the new location for the MAPGA Summer Golf Tournament. The course boasts great water views and the signature hole, the Par three 5th, plays directly over the marsh to a green surrounded by water on three sides! The coarse is located not far from the Route 90 bridge at 12723 St. Martins Neck Road, Bishopville, MD 21813. Beverage cart sponsored by the Suppliers Committee.

Join us on Monday night at the Skye Bar at Galaxy 66 Bar and Grille for the Suppliers Committee Reception. We’ll have drinks and delicious appetizers and an amazing rooftop view of Ocean City. Drink tickets will be provided for attendees. Reception will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Galaxy 66 and the Skye Bar at Galaxy 66 are located at 4517 Coastal Highway. Visit them online at

The MAPGA Group Dinner will immediately follow the Suppliers Reception at Galaxy 66 Restaurant. Choose from 5 of their fine dining menu options (select your meal preference on the registration page) which will include a salad and dessert. Kids 12 and under can choose several options from the Galaxy 66 kids menu. We will announce the winners of the golf tournament at the dinner. After dinner, attendees can head back up to the Skye Bar or take the Boardwalk Tram or “Beach Bus” to other locations around the city.


MAPGA Fall Meeting, October 12-14, 2014

Save The Date!
October 12-14, 2014
Rocky Gap Casino Resport
Flintstone, MD


Past Meetings

  • MAPGA 2014 Spring Meeting
    March 10-11, 2014
    Dover Downs Hotel & Casino in Dover Downs, DE
  • 2013 Spring Meeeting
    March 10-11, 2014
    Dover Downs Hotel & Casino in Dover Downs, DE

  • 2012 Fall Meeting
    October 7 - 8 , 2012
    Rocky Gap Lodge in Flinstone, MD

  • 2012 Summer Meeting
    July 22 - 24 , 2012
    Clarion Fontainbleau Hotel in Ocean City, MD

  • 2011 Summer Meeting
    July 24-27, 2011
    Clarion Resort in Ocean City, MD

  • 2011 Spring Meeting
    Dover Downs Hotel & Casino in Dover, DE

  • 2010 MAPGA Annual Meeting
    Took place October 24-26, 2010 in Flintstone, MD

  • 2010 MAPGA Summer Meeting
    The 2010 MAPGA Summer Meeting took place on July 25-28, 2010, in Ocean City, MD. Thank you for all of those who attended and made the meeting a success!

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