ACPA’s Annual Meeting is always planned with attention to all participants, including spouses and guests. Our 56th Annual Meeting is no exception. The meeting, which runs from Tuesday, Dec. 3, through Thursday, Dec. 5., includes several special activities, including:
Tuesday, December 3 Golf Outing – 12:15 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
All guests are welcome to sign up for the golf outing at nearby English Turn Golf Club. Bus transportation will be provided.
Personal and Thrilling Airboat Swamp Tour – 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
All registered guests are invited to sign up for a high-speed airboat tour of the South Louisiana bayous and tidewater cypress swamp. Bus transportation will be provided.
Spirits and Cocktails Walking Tour – 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Enjoy signature New Orleans cocktails while hearing about ghosts and spirits said to still haunt the legendary Vieux Carre. All cocktail samples are included in the ticket price.
Wednesday, December 4 Special Culture and Cuisine Tour (for registered spouses/guests) 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Sample 6-8 samples of dishes for which the city is famous, including red beans and rice, po-boys, gumbo, chargrilled oysters, and more! (Separate sign up necessary—see website.)
“Mardi Gras” Theme Reception (for all registrants, guests and spouses welcome) – 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Kick back and enjoy some New Orleans jazz, great conversation and some laughs with friends and colleagues. Don’t arrive late and don’t leave early, because we have a few surprises planned!
Please register early to reserve specially-priced hotel rooms at the New Orleans Marriott. To take advantage of the discounted rate of $189/night, follow this reservation link or visit the event website. For event registration, ACPA members are eligible to receive a 20% discount off any registration ticket type, including those for your spouse and guests for whom you are paying. To receive the discount, please enter the following promotional code at the top of the ticket selection screen before you proceed to checkout: member20. Our one-stop registration/information website is http://2019meeting.acpa.org/.