PRE-CONFERENCE EXCURSIONS

Networking Opportunities

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CASCADES WATERFALLS

This hike along Little Stone Creek leads to one of Virginia’s most beautiful waterfalls. While enjoying this 4-mile round trip hike, one can also enjoy a picnic on the grounds, for interested participants.

Bartender with Beer

EASTERN DIVIDE BREWERY
A 3M SPONSORED EVENT

Come along and enjoy a famous, local brewery with us! Refreshing drinks and farm to table food. Take this opportunity to spend a wonderful evening networking at an entirely sustainable, solar-powered brewery.

Making Wine

WINE LAB

For you wine connoisseurs, come experience a variety of wines from all over the world in addition to several special Virginia Wines. Virginia Tech's very own professor John Boyer has opened a wine bar that offers a totally new experience: high-quality, unique wines and tapas combined with an experimental approach that focuses on introducing you to lesser-known wines of the world, while educating your minds and your palates.

Baseball Pitcher

BASEBALL GAME

Enjoy the evening at a local ball game! The Salem Red Sox are a Minor League Baseball team in Salem, Virginia. It is a team in the Class A-Advanced Carolina League and a farm team of the Boston Red Sox.

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