Washington DC’s Premier Diplomacy Event

Hosted by the Potomac Tea and Knife Society

October 11 – 13, 2019

The 21st edition of the Potomac Tea & Knife Socitey’s annual face to face tournament, Tempest in a Teapot, will take place October 11 – 13, 2019.

Where to go
Tempest XIX will be held at the Turf Valley Resort, located at  2700 Turf Valley Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21042.

Airport Information
Baltimore/Washington International (BWI) is the closest airport, about 20 miles from the event site.

Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA) and Washington Dulles (IAD) are further away but we may be able to arrange pickups from these airports as well.

How to get there
For those driving, location can be found here on Google Maps. Parking is free for hotel guests.

For those flying, BWI is the recommended airport. Lyft and Uber are available, or contact us if you need help arranging a ride.

Where to stay
We have a special discounted room rate at the resort for $133 per night. Call the hotel directly at 410-465-1500 or visit the website at https://www.turfvalley.com/stay and use the Group Code “28862I”.

If you’re interested in sharing accommodations with other travelers, email td@ptks.org or post to our Tempest 2019 room on WebEx Teams.  Some local players may also have guest rooms available.  Don’t let cost of lodging keep you away. Email us and we’ll find a way.

How much

When to play

How the tournament will work

What you don’t know can hurt you
Email td@ptks.org with any questions.