September 6-9 in Boone, NC


The Summit Conference is a gathering of the Wine To Water community designed to help change-makers like you better understand the Global Water Crisis, learn how you might fight this crisis with Wine To Water, and walk away equipped to make a difference in your own community and around the world.


What To Expect

Hear from expert speakers on water issues, leadership, and living with purpose. Meet other Wine To Water community members and leaders from across the world. 

Find out more about Wine To Water and how we're working in community to fight the Global Water Crisis. Learn about our projects from many of our global field staff who will be sharing how clean water is directly impacting the regions where they live and serve. 



Lodging - Book your stay at Chetola Resort & Spa in Blowing Rock, NC

Reservations can be made 24/7 by calling Chetola at 800-243-8652. 

We’ve secured a discount of 25% on Chetola accommodations available only through phone reservations made before August 6 (Limited Availability)    

See available lodging options online at Chetola Resort and Spa (link below).  

Chetola Resort at Blowing Rock is an 87-acre resort within walking distance of a quaint mountain village, neighboring a 3,600-acre National Park and surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina.

Enjoy first-class accommodations in Chetola's Lodge, luxury Condominiums or the Bob Timberlake Inn at Chetola Resort, as well as fine dining at Timberlake's Restaurant. Discover The Spa at Chetola Resort, Health and Wellness programs, and the many opportunities for recreation at Chetola Lake and along the Blue Ridge Parkway. 





185 Chetola Lake Drive
PO Box 17
Blowing Rock, NC 28605


Three airports are within 2.5 hours of Boone, NC: Greensboro(GSO), Charlotte (CLT) and Raleigh/Durham, (RDU) is approximately 3 hours from Chetola.



1. What does the ticket price cover? What else should I budget for other than housing?

  • Ticket price includes: 
    1. Thursday evening 
      • Summit kick-off reception
      • Summit panel with Appalachian State and W|W - W|W in Dahakhani, Nepal
    2. Friday
      • Conference (8:15am-5:00pm) and necessary materials
      • Lunch
      • Beverage service breaks throughout day
      • Shuttle from Chetola condos to main lodge
    3. Saturday
      • Conference (8:15am-1:30pm) and necessary materials
      • Lunch
      • Beverage service breaks
      • Afternoon "excursion" opportunity with W|W staff (in order to take advantage of Chetola activities, you must be a staying there)
      • Dinner & drinks
      • Bonfire & s'mores
      • Shuttle from Chetola condos to main lodge
  • Ticket price does NOT include:
    1. Friday & Saturday breakfasts
    2. Friday dinner (on own to explore Boone or Blowing Rock)
    3. Lodging
    4. Transportation to Chetola if staying at an off site location

2. What is the $25 processing fee and do I have to pay it?

  • Eventbrite service charge (based on 2.5% of payment plus $1.99/ticket)
  • Credit card processing fees
  • The above fees are standard and similar to any fees paid when purchasing conference and concert tickets.

3. Do I have to pay online? If not, can I send in a check and avoid processing fees?

  • No, you can pay via check, but there will still be a processing fee for Eventbrite service. The fee that will be eliminated is credit card processing ($10-$15)
  • Registration will not be confirmed until payment is received (i.e. check received in mail)

    Questions? Email or Call (828) 355-9655