Regional Convention – 2019

The Regional Convention is being sponsored by Seattle Branch 18 on September 6-8, 2019, at the Delta Hotels Seattle Everett, 3105 Pine St, Everett, WA  98201.

Room rates are $113 per night plus tax.  Reservations can be made online at or call 425-339-2000 though August 2, 2019.  The meal information will come out sometime after May 1st.  For more information, please contact RPNW Pete Lazzaretti at / 253-444-7516.

Hospitality Room opens at 1600, Thursday, September 5th
Welcome Aboard will be at 1900, Friday, September 6th
Opening and General Session will be Saturday, September 7th.

2019 – NWR Convention Newsletter


National Convention – 2019
2019 – Nat’l Convention – 1st Newsletter
2019 – Nat’l Convention – 2nd Newsletter
2019 – Nat’l Convention – 3rd Newsletter

This convention is being hosted by the FRA and being handled by the National Committee which was elected by the delegates.

It will be held September 22-29, 2019 at Crowne Plaza Memphis East, 2625 Thousand Oak Blvd, Memphis, TN 38118.  It is located at I-240 and Perkins eight miles from the Memphis International Airport, sixteen minutes from downtown, and thirteen minutes from Graceland.  There is on-site self-parking which is complimentary.  There is complimentary airport transportation to and from the hotel and within a five-mile radius of the hotel.

There are two room rates, one with Breakfast included and one without breakfast.  Room rates apply for up to three dates prior and three days following the convention dates.  The cut-off date for the block of rooms will be held until Sunday, September 1, 2019.  Reservation requests received after 5:00 pm local time at the hotel on the cut-off date will be accepted based on guest room availability at the Group rate.  The telephone number for reservations is:  Crowne Plaza Worldwide Reservations at 844-750-1135.

Fleet Reserve WITHOUT Breakfast$99 plus 17.75% tax and the City of Memphis Hotel Tourism Fee of $2 per day (Block code FLA.  Be sure to mention “Fleet Reserve Association.)

Fleet Reserve WITH Breakfast – $109 plus 17.75% tax and the City of Memphis Hotel Tourism Fee of $2 per day (Block code FLB.  Be sure to mention “Fleet Reserve Association.)


The 2020 FRA National Convention will be held at the Portland Airport Mariott in Portland, Oregon and sponsored by the Northwest Region.  No information on the dates yet.