Newport News celebrates travel and tourism week

Hampton Inn & Suites, winner of best cheer competition
Hampton Inn & Suites, winner of best cheer competition

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – The Newport News Hospitality Association held its annual “Hospitality Day” on Thursday in City Center at Oyster Point.

Workers from attractions, hotels and restaurants in the city competed in competitions, including a bed-making contest, towel-folding competition, relay race and best cheer or song.

Winners include:

Bed-making – Point Plaza Suites at City Center

Towel-folding – Point Plaza Suites at City Center

Cheering/Singing – Hampton Inn & Suites

Relay race – Newport News Marriott at City Center

Rebecca Cutchins with the City’s Tourism Development Office said in a news release, “Hospitality Day is a fun way for the Newport News Hospitality Association to show its appreciation for and say ‘thanks’ to its hardworking staffs.”

 

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