Site Visit: Great Wolf Lodge Concord

By Guest Author, October 15, 2015

Where new employees are known as cubs, guest rooms are called dens and loyal guests are fondly referred to as “the wolf pack,” a hotel brand that doesn’t take itself too seriously and prides itself on its family-friendly atmosphere is going to be a hit for faith-based meetings.

Great Wolf Lodge Concord in North Carolina is one such place. The 402-room property has a 20,000-sq.-ft. conference center with dedicated parking, a private entrance and satellite check-in capabilities. Meeting spaces range from traditional ballrooms to flexible breakout rooms, as well as 2,000 square feet of seasonal outdoor space. Attendees can take part in a number of on-site teambuilding experiences such as the 50-ft.-tall, four-level Howlers Peak Ropes Course. The property also has six on-site dining options, more than 10 attractions and, of course, the hard-to-miss 80,000-sq.-ft. indoor waterpark, a huge hit among kids and adults alike.

“Within the past year, we have hosted youth conferences, marriage retreats and pastoral events with attendance exceeding 500 attendees,” Khabir says. “Several faith-based groups book multiple-year contracts and have scheduled events through 2020.”

Insider Tip

Located at the center of “Where Racing Lives” in North Carolina’s Cabarrus County, Great Wolf Lodge can partner with racing destinations like Charlotte Motor Speedway or NASCAR Hall of Fame to create a thrilling experience for auto racing fans on your attendee list.

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