The Association of Women's Business Centers Annual Leadership Conference

Expanding Mindsets | September 23-26, 2019

On the Potomac River within eyesight of Washington, DC, Alexandria, VA is nationally recognized for its rich history and beautifully preserved 18th- and 19th-century architecture - an extraordinary backdrop for acclaimed, chef-driven restaurants; a thriving boutique scene; vibrant arts and culture; and a welcoming, walkable lifestyle.

Alexandria and The Westin Alexandria Old Town, are eager to welcome the delegates of the AWBC Annual Leadership Conference.  Getting here is easy and we encourage you to extend your stay either pre, post or both to take advantage of all that Alexandria has to offer.

Delighting travelers from all over the world, Alexandria, VA is sure to surprise you. Visit Alexandria360 to get a feel for what’s in store. At the heart of it all is bustling King Street, a walkable mile recognized as one of the “Great Streets” of America. Attendees can also enjoy the free King Street Trolley or take advantage of our Key to the City museum pass for discounted access to 8 historic sites.

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Entertainment Cruises/Potomac Riverboat Company Water Taxi:Good for the Alexandria to National Harbor or Alexandria to DC Wharf using promo code AWBC for 10% off normal ticket price.

Alexandria's Footsteps to the Past would like to offer a History Tour on 9/25 at 7:00 pm for up to 20 attendees.  The usual fee is $15 for the 90 minute tour, but is offered to this group for $12 per person.  Reservations can be made by calling 724-272-8433 or emailing using the code: 9/25 AWBC. *Footsteps is owned and operated by a senior woman living in Alexandria.

Bike and Roll: Use Code GOGIRL for $7 off tours and rentals. We offer a wide array of tours and would be happy to arrange a private bike or segway tour for your guests! Reservations can be made online at or via phone at 202-842-2453. Please be advised: All of our guided tours start at our L'Enfant Plaza location in Washington D.C

Let's Roam: Purchase tickets directly through Visit Alexandria's Website to receive a 55% discount.


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