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2021 Vol Bar Leaders Conf LogoVoluntary Bar Leaders Conference: SAVE THE DATE – JULY 16-17, 2021

As you plan for 2021, reserve July 16-17 for the Voluntary Bar Leaders Conference. You will want to be there when we find that lost shaker of salt at Margaritaville Resort Orlando. No doubt we’ve all had a change in attitude during the pandemic and we all agree that a change in latitude in long overdue. The new logo selected by members of the Voluntary Bar Liaison Committee is ready. The planning team is busy putting together a fantastic conference. Stay tuned for more info.

The 2021 Voluntary Bar Leaders Conference is set for July 16-17 at the Margaritaville Resort Orlando. Join more than 150 voluntary bar leaders from small to large size bars for two full days of educational sessions and networking opportunities all designed to help develop skillful and informed bar leaders.

For travel plans, please note the conference will begin at 9 a.m. on Friday, July 16 and end at 1 p.m. on Saturday, July 17.


Information will be forthcoming on rates and packages for the 2021 event.


The scholarship information will be posted on March 1.


VBLC 2021 Host HotelThe venue for the conference is the beautiful Margaritaville Resort Orlando, located minutes from amusement parks and Orlando/Kissimmee area attractions. Rooms are available for the discounted rate of $179/night, plus taxes and a $15 resort fee. Hotel rates are extended three days before and three days after for those who want to add some leisure time to their travel plans. Two options are available for making your hotel reservations. Call 407-479-0950 or use the link provided to book within the room block.

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Reservation cut-off is June 11.

Past Conference Programs and Photos