Every year, thousands attend NRPA’s Congress because they know GREAT IDEAS START HERE! Don’t miss this premier event of the park and recreation community.
The 49th annual National Recreation and Park Association Congress will provide hundreds of education and learning opportunities through educational tracks specifically tailored to parks and recreation.
This year, the NRPA Congress will offer a variety of education sessions of differing types. Learn more:
NRPA Pre-Congress Workshops (PCWs) are half-day and full-day workshops that lead up to NRPA’s Congress. Covering such topics as finance, customer service, and marketing, these workshops are a valuable addition to your professional development plans. Registration is required.
Off-Site Institutes (OSIs) provide an opportunity to experience firsthand practical applications of park and management practices in local settings and environments. Registration is required.
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Browse the Official Preliminary Program. Explore the Schedule at a Glance, workshops, education sessions, and more!
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