Optional Post-Conference Activities & Special Offers

The following activities and offers are not organized or endorsed by SQA, but are available to Annual Meeting attendees.

Quality in Paradise Cruise

Thinking about a mini vacation after the SQA conference? Check out the 5 days of fun on the Quality in Paradise Cruise being offered by Custom Quests Travel! The cruise ship departs from Tampa on Saturday, April 18th and returns on Thursday, April 23rd, 2015. For further details and to make a reservation, please visit the following link: mybookinggenie.com/quality-in-paradise-cruise.

Sanibel Island

Sanibel Island is an average of 2 and a half hours driving time from Tampa Bay. Sanibel Island is world renowned for "treasures from the sea" pastel colored seashells that pile up on the beaches, a shell seekers delight. Sanibel Island is home to the world famous J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge that encompasses a large portion of the island. Sanibel Island has an abundance of sunshine, all year round, miles of meandering bike paths, sugary white sand beaches with Caribbean blue seas.


Busch Gardens

Busch Gardens, a place that celebrates wild lands and the world we share with one of the largest zoological facilities in the country, along with top-ranked roller coasters, Broadway-style shows and world class family entertainment. Busch Gardens Tampa offers discount tickets to conference attendees, please click on the below link to purchase tickets in advance.