Schedule of Events

AHA Vendor Showcase & Convention Event Schedule:

Monday, September 17

11:30 a.m.    Annual Showcase Golf Tournament – War Memorial Golf Course

Tuesday, September 18

2 p.m. – 6 p.m.    Exhibitor Registration – Osage Room

6:30 – 8:30 p.m.    Arkansas Culinary Classic/Silent Auction – Governor’s Hall IV

Wednesday, September 19

7:30 – 8:30 a.m.    Past Presidents’ Breakfast – DoubleTree Hotel, Riverside East

8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.    Registration: Osage Room

9a.m. – 9:30 a.m.    AHA Executive Board Meeting – Caraway I

9:30a.m. – 10:45 a.m.    AHA Combined Board Meeting – Fulton Room

10:45 – 11:00 a.m.    Ribbon Cutting – Atrium Lobby

11:00 a.m. – 4 p.m.    Showcase – Governor’s Exhibit Hall

11:00 a.m. – 4 p.m.    Iron Chef Competition – Showcase Floor Main Stage

11:00 a.m.- 2 p.m.   Hospitality Games (Maintenance Superstars, Ultimate Bednastics, Brilliant Bellhop Challenge)

Noon – 4 p.m.    Star of the Bar – Showcase Floor

1:30 – 4:30 p.m.    Arkansas Dept. of Parks & Tourism Commission – Fulton Room

6 – 6:45 p.m.    Stars of the Industry: Reception – Robinson Center

6:45 – 9 p.m.    Stars of the Industry Award Dinner – Robinson Center

Thursday, September 20

8:30 – 11 a.m.    Arkansas Dept. of Parks & Tourism 2017  Marketing Plan – Wally Allen Ballroom

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.    Arkansas Dept. of Parks & Tourism Commission – Fulton Room