Garden Centers of America (GCA) is extending its Early Bird Savings for the Summer Tour in Portland, OR, to June 10. A GCA press release cites a late spring for most Northern garden center for why it’s allow the $50 savings per registration to be extended to June 10.
Registrants are also encouraged to book their hotel now to take advantage of special discounted rates at host hotel Embassy Suites Portland while rooms are available. GCA Summer Tour-goers enjoy a discounted nightly rate during this high-demand summer booking of just $199. GCA has also arranged with Embassy Suites Portland hotel officials to extend this special discounted rate to June 10. The hotel’s downtown location is in the heart of the Pearl District, surrounded by a wide selection of restaurants and food carts offering a delicious variety of dining options. Built in 1912 and renovated two years ago, the hotel combines historical ambiance with all of the modern conveniences, including two-room suites, free in-room Internet access, a heated indoor pool, two hot tubs and discounted $10 self-parking.
GCA Summer Tour Portland will visit 17 destinations over three days. Tour-goers will have the opportunity to network with their fellow garden center professionals, and energize their businesses with fresh retail strategies driven by the best practices proven to power profits. The tour is open to all independent garden center retailers. See the complete list of host stops and register today with Early Bird Savings today at www.GardenCentersofAmerica.com.