X-celerate Conference 2017
What is X-celerate?
X-celerate Conference is a life-changing event for teens and youth leaders designed to accelerate your walk with God into a higher gear.
This year's theme, Detonation: The Gates of Hell Will Not Prevail, focuses on changing our world through the explosive power of Love.
During X-celerate Conference you will experience:
- Life-changing worship by 3D Salvation
- Dynamic teaching from teens and young adults discipled by 24 year youth leader veterans, Bill & Karyn Thompson
- A powerful, professionally choreographed, live stage drama
- Four Equipping Track break-out sessions, plus a special Youth Leader Resource Session, to equip you with practical tools for life and ministry
Reserve Your Seats Now!
Free registration is required, but seats are limited. Make sure you or your youth group has reserved your spot for the event that will accelerate your faith!
Is registration required?
Yes, registration is required for everyone for entry to the event, including X-treme Youth Ministries and New Life Ministries members.
What's included with a registration?
Registration includes one seat in the venue, and one free catered dinner during the event.
How do I register? When should I register?
You can register online at xcelerateconference.com. We recommend registering as soon as possible to guarantee your seat in the venue and catered dinner during the event.
Can I register at the door on the day of the event?
Yes, you can register at the door, but registration should be done in advance to guarantee your seat in the venue and catered dinner during the event.
How much does it cost to register?
Why is this event free? Will there be an offering?
We want everyone to be able to take advantage of this awesome opportunity to accelerate their walk with God! There will not be an offering collected during the event.
When is the event? How long is it?
The event is one day only. Saturday, January 28, 2017 from 11:00AM to 9:00PM.
Is this event just for teens? Are there any age restrictions?
Anyone 12 years of age or older can attend. The event is for teens and youth leaders but we encourage youth workers, youth pastors, pastors, senior pastors, and parents to come and be a part of this life-changing experience.
What if the weather doesn't coperate?
The event will happen rain or snow or shine.
Where is the venue located?
At New Life Ministries, 2800 McKinney Boulevard, Colonial Beach, VA 22443.
How do I get to the venue?
Click here to get directions to the venue.
What time should I arrive?
We recommend arriving between 9:45AM and 10:00AM to get the closest parking spot and best seat inside the venue.
Where do I park? Is there handicapped parking?
Free parking is available in the venue parking lot. Parking attendants will direct you to the closest space. Handicapped parking is available.
What time does the event start? When do doors open?
Doors open at 10:00AM. The event kicks off at 11:00AM.
How do I enter the venue?
Through the main entrance located in the covered drive-thru area.
Is the venue handicap accessible?
Yes. The main entrance, conference area, and bathrooms are handicap accessible.
Where do I check-in?
At the registration table in the main lobby located just inside the main entrance.
What do I need to check-in if I pre-registered?
The first and last name on the registration. For even faster check-in please print or have your registration summary on your smartphone ready to scan.
Will there be merchandise for sale?
Yes. X-celerate Conference t-shirts, wristbands, and other merchandise will be available for purchase at the merch table in the lobby.
Can I use a credit/debit card to buy merchandise?
Yes. We accept all major credit/debit cards including VISA, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover.
Are there ATMs at the venue?
No. The nearest ATM is one mile from the venue inside Food Lion.
How can I share my experience?
You can share your photos and videos on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube with #Xcelerate17. Like us on Facebook, and follow us on Instagram and Twitter @XtremeYouthMin!
Where can I find restaurants?
There are a variety of restaurants with two miles of the venue including: McDonald's, Domino's, Ledo Pizza, Four Seasons Restaurant (American), Hunan Diner (Chinese), and others.
Where can I find lodging?
Hampton Inn Dahlgren is offering a special rate of $91 per-night for Friday and Saturday, January 27th and 28th. Rooms can be reserved by calling (540) 625-2333 and referencing "X-celerate Conference" by January 18th. Directions from the venue to the hotel can be found here.