Clarion Launches “Meet Me at Clarion” Contest

Clarion, the hotel brand which encourages people to Get Together Here, announced the return of its popular Meet Me at Clarion contest. The campaign includes the opportunity to win a special VIP group getaway to attend the Country Music Association Awards. Clarion is franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc., one of the world’s leading hotel companies.

To enter, people submit a personal story and photo to, explaining why they want to win a trip with up to five friends, family members or colleagues to the CMA Awards in Nashville, Tenn. Submissions are currently being accepted until July 31, 2017. The winning entry will be announced in August. 

“This is the opportunity for one lucky group to win an unforgettable experience in Nashville, the country music capital of the world,” said Anne Smith, vice president of brand management and design for Choice Hotels. “We are so pleased the Meet Me at Clarion contest will be able to provide that to the winners, because we believe life is better when you get together.”

The winning submission will receive a three-night stay and a VIP event at the Clarion Hotel in downtown Nashville, round-trip airfare credit, and tickets to attend the 2017 CMA Awards on Wednesday, November 8, 2017.  A custom Nashville experience, like touring the Grand Ole Opry or recording songs in a professional studio, will also be part of the package. To enter and to read the full details, visit

Clarion hotels have event spaces, catering, restaurants, bars, and other must-haves for get-togethers, events and meetings. With 165 hotel locations nationwide – some in the heart of popular destinations like Nashville, Tenn., – guests always have a place to connect with the people that matter most.

Chat. Laugh. Reconnect. We’ll see you at Clarion.