Join us July 11-14, 2013 for the International Better Marriages Conference (previously called Better Marriages Fiesta) in Raleigh, North Carolina!
Learn more about presenters and workshops from 2011 here. New presenters and workshops for 2013 will be available soon.
Download a complete brochure from 2011 here. New brochures for 2013 will be available soon.
The Better Marriages Conference is designed for couples of all ages and stages of relationship to enrich, energize and enliven their marriages.
The conference is also a training ground where nationally-known experts in the field of marriage education and marriage enrichment provide tools for lay persons, Better Marriages Leader Couples, therapists, social workers, clergy, and other professionals.
This is the destination you’ve been waiting for, because it’s so many destinations in one. You’ll sense it as soon as you arrive. The fun, lively vibe coursing through tree-lined streets packed with funky cafes and pubs. Endless hot spots and historical treasures, exciting sports and incredible area-wide celebrations. North Carolina's Capital city, Raleigh, offers the best of southern hospitality and the vibrancy of a big city without losing any of its park-like charm. Raleigh, the "City of Oaks", has been named One of the Coolest Small Cities in America, a Top Ten Tastiest Towns in the South, and #4 Among Top 100 Places to Live. Raleigh is home to world-class museums, live concerts, Broadway shows, historic sites, street parties, a robust night life and great dining. Raleigh 2 hours from the coast - Myrtle Beach, Virginia Beach, Carolina Beach . . . plan to arrive early and stay late!
The Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) combines southern hospitality and high-tech amenities to be one of the friendliest airports for travel. Seven major airlines and their regional partners provide service to and from RDU, including American, Delta, United, US Airways, AirTran, Southwest and JetBlue.
We will be at the Hilton North Raleigh/Midtown with a fabulous guest room rate of $103. Nestled in the oaks, the Hilton is a mile from North Hills, an upscale shopping area with restaurants and shops.
Join us and:
• hear from Gary Chapman, bestselling author of The 5 Love Languages • experience Ultimate Date Night with Jay and Laura Laffoon • renew your marriage vows in a beautiful ceremony with hundreds of like-minded couples • learn from experts in the field of marriage education and marriage enrichment • attend workshops on topics ranging from communication to sex to fun • build bonding friendships with other couples who are making their marriage a priority • spend quality time with your spouse • remember why, if you had to choose, you'd choose your sweetheart all over again • for pre-married couples, newlywed couples and long-time married couples - couples of all ages and stages of relationship • CEUs available for therapists, clergy and other professionals
We hope you will make the effort and investment to be part of this great conference – you won’t regret it! For couples of all ages and stages of relationship and those who serve them (therapists, educators, coaches, etc.). Keynotes by experts in the field of marriage education and enrichment. Workshops on topics ranging from Finances to Sexuality. Hear from Gary Chapman, author of The 5 Love Languages. Participate in Ultimate Date Night, Raleigh, with Jay and Laura Laffoon. Learn more and register at www.BetterMarriages.org/Conference.