Social Events

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Welcome Reception - Near registration desk. Beer, wine and light hors d'oeuvre.


6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Dinner Party - Caddy Shack Theme - Island Green Pavilion & Gazebo.

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Dinner Party - Beach Party - Cabana Beach Club.
9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
MHI YPN (Young Professionals Network) - Social Mixer - Masters Ballroom

6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
MHI Anniversary Dinner - Marriott Sawgrass Ballroom.

Entertainment: EPIC Decades of Dance. Dress for your favorite decade, costume items provided.


Note: Some activities require additional cost* - see á la carte pricing below.

Download/Print - All Activities

MHI Golf Tournament
TPC Sawgrass is not only one of the top Florida golf resorts, but it is recognized nationally by multiple golf publications as a destination. THE PLAYERS Stadium Course is ranked the No. 2 golf course in Florida by Golf Digest magazine and it ranks consistently among the Golf Digest's top 50 golf courses in the country. THE PLAYERS Stadium Course sports one of the most recognizable and challenging holes on the PGA TOUR. The notorious par-3, 17th hole, features an island green that makes or breaks many a PGA TOUR pro's round.

Additional fee required: $250
Special reduced rate, regular group rate $425 per person. MHI is subsidizing the golf tournament this year as part of the 70th Anniversary Celebration.

Shotgun start at 12:30 PM.

Price Above Includes:
  • Greens fee, Cart, Water & Forecaddie
  • Transfer to course via motorcoach
  • Tournament Scoring & Set Up
Additional Expenses:
  • Lunch on own
  • Gratuity for Forecaddie ($20 pp)
  • Rental Clubs $85
  • Rental Shoes $35

Note: Maximum of 40 people (sign up early to get a spot).

Download Sign Up Form

Registration and payment for this activity will be coordinated directly with (DPC) Destination Planning Corporation using the form provided.

Deep Sea Fishing
Cruise offshore to catch the big one! Enjoy a half or full day of this fun-in-the-sun activity... and come back with dinner! These boats offer extreme trolling action offshore for sailfish, wahoo, king mackerel, dolphin (mahi-mahi), or even a tremendous blue marlin. Boat accommodations include air-conditioning, restroom facilities, and salon or living area.

Additional fee required: $315.65 per person based on 4 hour charter

Price includes:
  • 4 hour charter boat with captain and mate
  • Fishing rods, bait and tackle and 4 bottles of water per person
  • Staff to clean and bag fish
  • Round trip transportation
  • 12:15 PM - Vehicle staged for loading at Sawgrass Marriott
  • 12:30 PM - Vehicle departs for St. Augustine
  • 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM - Fishing
  • 5:30 PM - Return to Sawgrass Marriott

Note: Minimum of 12 people for the activity to not be cancelled. Guests should bring suntan lotion, hats, and sunglasses.

Download Sign Up Form

Registration and payment for this activity will be coordinated directly with (DPC) Destination Planning Corporation using the form provided.

Eco Boat Tour
This boat tour explores the rivers and creeks surrounding St. Augustine and combines dolphin and bird watching with marine ecology, historic sights and an amazing boat ride. All guides are certified naturalists and US Coast Guard licensed Captains who will explain the elements of the estuary.

Additional fee required: $125.19

Price includes:
  • 90 minute private boat tour of St. Augustine
  • 2 hours of free time in St. Augustine
  • Water during tour
  • Round trip transportation
  • 8:30 AM - Bus loading for departure
  • 8:45 AM - Depart for St. Augustine
  • 9:15 AM - Arrive for Eco tour
  • 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM - Eco tour
  • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM - Free time
  • 1:00 PM - Bus loading for return
  • 1:45 PM - Arrive at Sawgrass Marriott

Note: Minimum of 20 people for the activity to not be cancelled.

Shuttle to St. Augustine Historic District
Check out all that St. Augustine has to offer with this fantastic shuttle service that will last all day long for your convenience. Enjoy the use of this luxury and convenient transportation that includes a map of the city upon arrival that will guide you to your self guided tour of this amazing location!

Cost: Complimentary

Sawgrass Pickup Times
  • 9:00 AM - Pick up only
  • 10:30 AM - Pick up only
  • 12:00 PM - Pick up / drop off
  • 1:30 PM - Pick up / drop off
  • 3:00 PM - No pick-ups on this stop, drop off only
St. Augustine Pickup / Dropoff Times
  • 9:45 AM - Drop off
  • 11:15 AM - Drop off / pick up
  • 12:45 PM - Drop off / pick up
  • 2:15 PM - Drop off / pick up

Note: Pick up will be located at the Convention Center Entrance/Overhang of the Sawgrass Marriott. Vehicle will load on a first come first serve basis at each time. If vehicle is full, the guests will have to wait until the next pick up/drop off time.

St. Augustine Historical Tour
Travel back in time to St. Augustine, on a bus tour that with an entertaining host to provide you with amazing history, comedic and interesting stories of the "Ancient City". As the bus tour comes to a conclusion, guests will step off the bus and back into time as they tour the fantastic Lightner Museum.

Cost: Complimentary

  • 9:00 AM - Pick up from Sawgrass Marriott
  • 9:05 AM - 11:15 AM - St. Augustine Historical Tour
  • 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM - Lightner Museum walking tour
  • 12:15 PM - 3:00 PM - Free Time on St. George / Lunch on Own
  • 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM - Transport back to Sawgrass Marriott

Your Brain, Understanding Your Greatest Asset
Renowned scientist Dr. Cheri Florance will take you on an exciting journey into the architecture of the brain. Explore how you prioritize, process, store and retrieve information while learning some of the most recent concepts in "brain training." Have fun and learn how to maximize your brain potential.

Cost: Complimentary

Time: 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM This event is full.

Note: Seating limited to 60 people.

Glas Klas - Wine Glass Painting
Create a keepsake from your trip to Sawgrass with a personal wine glass that you design and paint yourself. Supplies and instruction will be provided.

Cost: Complimentary

  • 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Note: Maximum of 40 people for this activity. All paint is water soluble.

*These activities are offered as a private group option for MHI Executive Summit and Annual Conference attendees. Á la carte activities require a minimum number of participants for group price. Registration and payment for these activities will be coordinated directly with (DPC) Destination Planning Corporation using the form provided.