Party With a Purpose


Hosted by The OMCA Development Fund Committee

Launched in 2016, Party with a Purpose is an event that helps to raise funds for the OMCA Development Fund to further encourage students enrolled in travel and tourism programs to pursue a career in the motor coach travel industry.

Party With a Purpose takes place on Tuesday, November 5 after the dine-around.  Dance and enjoy networking with your friends and colleagues at the Casino du Lac-Leamy. Shuttle transportation will be provided from the Westin Hotel beginning at 8:00 pm

Advance tickets are $45.00 per person (Includes 2 standard drinks per person, light munchies and entertainment). Tickets are now only available on-site at the registration desk.


2019 – SOLD OUT


Proceeds collected from the Party With A Purpose ticket sales go into the OMCA Development Fund.

The overall purpose of the Fund is to champion the development of:

  • Students pursuing a career in the motor coach and tour/travel industry
  • Employees of OMCA member organizations
  • Awareness of the motor coach and tour/travel industry as a whole

This monetary support helps to provide:

  • Gifts or awards to individuals enrolled in industry-related programs in accredited institutions
  • The enhancement of knowledge and skills of industry employees
  • The development and/or revision to curricula of industry-related courses
  • Funding of research to identify educational or training needs for employees in the industry
  • The development of seminars and workshops to educate and train industry personnel
  • Funding of research to enhance the awareness of the industry and assist in the development of new markets for members.
  • Promoting the use of motor coach tours for both educational and leisure purposes