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Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa and Convention Center

7 Hope Boulevard

Galveston, TX 77554

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Be energized and invigorated by outstanding speakers, enlightening workshops, and one-on-one conversations with elected officials!

About this Event

When will the 32nd Biennial Convention convene?

The Opening Session convenes at 1:00 PM on October 3, 2019.

Where will activities be held?

All events will be held at the Moody Gardens Hotel and Convention Center on Galveston Island, Texas, unless otherwise noted on the convention schedule.

Dining events will be held at the hotel, and most of the other events will be held at the convention center. Caucus meetings will be held at the hotel and the convention center. Please see the convention schedule for locations.

What’s included in my full registration?

• Sip, Shop, & Stroll in Historic Galveston

• Meet & Greet Elected Officials & Candidates

• Welcome Reception

• TFRW Officer Slate Meet & Greet

• General Sessions – TFRW business will be conducted, including election of the 2020-2021 Officers. Elected officials, party leaders, political experts, and other VIPs have been invited.

• Two Luncheons, Two Breakfasts, and One Dinner

• Friday Workshops

• Welcome Tote Filled with Goodies

• Shopping in the Exhibitor Hall

• Credentials for Voting Members

What is the registration Convention cost?

Early Registration is $185 and ends on September 10 at midnight

Registration is $225 September 11-29

Late Registration is $325 after September 29

May I bring a guest to the events?

Yes! Remember, with your full convention registration, most events are included in your registration. GUEST tickets may be purchased for the entire convention, and daily guest passes are available. Guest tickets CANNOT be purchased for Delegates, Alternates, or At-Large Delegates.

How should I dress?

In early October in Galveston, the temperatures are still warm. Meeting rooms can be cool, so dressing in light layers is recommended. Comfortable walking shoes are a must. Casual business attire is appropriate for meetings and luncheons. The attire for the Ten Outstanding and KBH Awards Banquet is cocktail or business. Festive island attire is encouraged for the Welcome Reception on Thursday evening.

What happens if I need to cancel?

No refunds will be given for cancellations; however, name changes will be allowed. All name changes must be received by TFRW in writing by mail or email. No name changes will be honored after September 15, 2019. Send name change requests to tfrw@tfrw.org or TFRW, PO Box 171146, Austin, TX 78717-0041. Hotel changes must be handled directly with the Moody Gardens Hotel.

Where can I find more information?

The convention website includes your link to online registration, and will be updated often with information on the program, schedule, hotel, and special events; all registration materials and award forms; points of interest on Galveston Island, the Convention, and much more! https://www.tfrw.org/events/convention/

How do I receive my convention packet and credentials?

The Expo Registration Desk located in the convention center will be open during the times listed on the schedule. Registrants must personally check in and show a photo ID to receive their convention packet and credentials.

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Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa and Convention Center

7 Hope Boulevard

Galveston, TX 77554

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Refund Policy

No Refunds

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