Executive Summit and 69th Annual Recognition Dinner

Join us for one of the most anticipated events of the year, where all the "movers and shakers" of camping come together for education, networking and celebration of our accomplishments in 2012 From the legends to up and coming camp professionals - they'll all be there, ready to network and learn with you.  Program information

A Big Thanks to Our Sponsors!


Learn More About

Education Sessions
Schedule at a Glance
What Happened to the Annual Meeting?
Venue & Dinner
Overnight Accommodations

Date & Location

January 23, 2013, 1pm-8pm

Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina
About the Venue
1131 Back Bay Drive (map)
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Dinner will take place at the Back Bay Bistro.

NOTE: Google Maps/MapQuest may not direct you to the correct entrance for Newport Dunes - to be sure you get to the right place, download directions.



ACA Member


Individual Registration - Early Bird Rate
(before December 14, 2012)

$100 $120

Individual Registration
(by January 11, 2013)

$110 $130

Individual Registration - After Final Deadline
(after January 11, 2013 or at the door)

$120 $140

Sponsor a Legacy Award Winnerlearn more

$250 $250

Sponsor a Table (8) - learn more

$500 $500


Online registration is closed.  To register, contact Jami Foster:  
(765) 349-3522 direct.  

Early Bird Registration Deadline:  December 14, 2012
Registration Deadline:  January 11, 2013

Additional Options: 

  • During registration, please select your choice of fish, steak or vegetarian.  What's for dinner?  
  • Pre-paid parking is available with registration for $4.  On-site parking costs $10.

To register, click on the link above, or call (800) 428-2267.

REFUND POLICY:  No refunds for cancellations unless written request is postmarked by 
January 4, 2013; 50% of registration fee will be retained for processing. All payments must be received by event date.

About the Venue


Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina is a 110-acre resort located at the entrance of the Back Bay nature preserve.  The Annual Meeting dinner will take place at the Back Bay Bistro, an award winning restaurant with a gorgeous view of the Back Bay.

What's for Dinner?

Why, we're so glad you asked!  Choose from two gourmet options:

First Course:  Baby greens salad with choice of dressings

Entree:  Choose from Hawaiian Teriyaki Flank Steak with Bok Choy; OR
Macadamia Nut Mahi Mahi
Jasmine Rice
Sauteed Seasonal Vegetables

You will be prompted to select your preferred entree during registration.

Why Don't You Stay A While?

Newport Dunes Cottages:
Newport Dunes is a perfect location to plan a quick getaway - after the Executive Summit, stay in one of their beachfront cottages, so you're ready in the morning to take a kayak out on the bay or enjoy a surrey ride around the property.  Learn more.

Cottages sleep 4-6 people.  Learn more.

$124/night, weekdays
$164/night, weekends

To make a reservation, call (800) 765-7661.

Hyatt Regency Newport Beach:
This beautiful hotel is right next door to Newport Dunes - walk to the Executive Summit! 
Learn more.

1107 Jamboree Rd. (map)
Newport Beach, CA 92660
(949) 729-1234
Hotel website

Special rate!  Mention Newport Dunes for 15% off.

$120.00 / current nightly rate with discount
(does not include applicable state & local taxes)