LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The 2015 NFCA National Convention is just a week away. Here are some important tips as you prepare for your trip to Atlanta to #FillYourBucket
2015 NFCA CONVENTION WEBSITE | REGISTER HERE
The Atlanta Marriott Marquis, host of our 2015 convention, is conveniently located in Peachtree Center.
Amenities – 24-hour fitness center and complimentary high-speed internet access for all guest rooms
Dining/lounge options – Sear, High Velocity, Pulse and Starbucks and many restaurants within walking distance.
MARTA’s airport station is attached to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, right off baggage claim. One-way fares are only $2.50 and it gives you direct access to the hotel.
Super Shuttle – Convention attendees can get a $4.00 discount off roundtrip travel by entering code DXLSE when arranging travel online.
Taxi Service – Around $30 a trip
TEXT UPDATES AND MOBILE WEBSITE
To receive text updates during the NFCA National Convention, text NFCA to 313131
Get social during the convention and have a chance to win fun prizes during our Twitter contest. Here’s a head start so you can put a game plan into action to win! You must use #FillYourBucket to be eligible.
Wednesday: Find any rival school’s coach and take a photo with your game faces on
Thursday: Find your favorite exhibitor and take a photo at their booth
Friday: Photo with a NFCA Hall of Famer
Saturday: Tweet your favorite convention moment (favorite photo, favorite thing you learned, favorite quote, etc.)
Check in at the Atrium Registration area to receive your credential, tickets, welcome items and other pertinent convention information. Don’t forget to check out our NFCA store located in the Atrium Foyer as well!
Registration and store hours are as follows
Tuesday, Dec. 1 | Noon to 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday, Dec. 2 | 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, Dec. 3 | 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Friday, Dec. 4 | 8:00 a.m. to Noon
WHO’S COMING, WHAT’S ON TAP
Check out who is speaking and when they will be presenting. Also, take time to visit our exhibitor show being held Dec. 3-4. Attendees have the opportunity to check out the newest softball training equipment, technology and apparel. While you’re in our exhibitor hall, make sure to take part in the new and improved silent auction, held on Dec. 3 from 1:30 to 2:30 pm, for your chance to come away with some tremendous prizes.
SPEAKERS | SCHEDULE | EXHIBITORS
WHAT TO DO
If you have some free time while in Atlanta here are some nearby attractions to check out: Georgia Aquarium, World of Coca Cola (FREE SAMPLES), CNN Center, GICC, Georgia Dome and the College Football Hall of Fame.