• Conference Registration

    Your registration package provided a front row ticket to top notch education sessions, networking opportunities, social activities, and a high-energy expo. 

    Registration Details

      Full Young Professional Student Expo Only Spouse/Guest
    EARLY BIRD: On or Before 7/31/2015          
      Member  $485 $385 $0 $115 $335
      Non-member $695* $515* $80* $165 $335
    REGULAR: After 7/31/2015, Before 9/13/2015          
      Member  $635 $535 $0 $165 $355
      Non-member  $875* $695* $110* $215 $355
    ON-SITE: On or After 9/13/2015          
      Member  $665 $565 $0 $165 $365
      Non-member  $925* $745* $130* $215 $365
    Registration Options

    *These nonmember registration fees automatically include individual membership to NRPA for one-year.
    ** Young Professionals are defined as anyone 35 years and younger.
    ***Students are defined as anyone who is currently enrolled as a full-time or part-time student pursuing a degree in parks, recreation, conservation, or related matters, and is not simultaneously employed as a full-time professional. All non-member students must provide proof of student status prior to receiving registration materials. Student status must be verified one of the following ways: an original letter on the institution’s letterhead signed by any qualified representative from your university program, student id with valid dates, or a current transcript. Verification must be submitted at the same time as registration.

    NRPA Annual Conference Housing Block

    NRPA has setup room blocks at multiple hotels to guarantee attendees the best rates. To reserve rooms at the following rates, you must book through Wyndham Jade. All NRPA Annual Conference activities will be occurring at our headquarters hotel the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Convention Center.

    Mandalay Bay Hotel and Convention Center

    • Sunday – Saturday = $139 (+ $18 Daily Resort Fee* & 12% Taxes)


    • Sunday – Thursday = $79 (+ $15 Daily Resort Fee* & 12% Taxes)
    • Friday – Saturday = $129 (+ $15 Daily Resort Fee* & 12% Taxes)


    • Sunday – Thursday = $49 (+ $12.50 Daily Resort Fee* & 12% Taxes)
    • Friday – Saturday = $99 (+ $12.50 Daily Resort Fee* & 12% Taxes)

    *Daily Resort Fee includes the following benefits = in-room wireless internet, cardio center admission (does not include spa access), daily newspaper, local and 800-number calls, out-going faxes and board pass printing at the Hotel Business Center. Inclusions are subject to change without notice.

    Official Housing Block
    Hotel contracts are negotiated for the benefit of housing NRPA Conference delegates, exhibitors, speakers and volunteers – anyone registered and attending the Annual Conference. These contracted rooms are placed in an Official Housing Block and sold ONLY through NRPA’s official Housing Bureau: Wyndham Jade. NRPA reserves the right to remove anyone from the Official Conference Housing Block that is not registered for the Conference 30 days before the first day of the Conference.

    Terms and Conditions for 50th Registration Promotion: The winner will be given one (1) free registration package. The winner’s registration must be paid in full and will be refunded within seven (7) days for the package they selected at the time of registration. This complimentary package will only apply to the 2015 NRPA Annual Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. You may transfer this registration to another member of your organization with written consent. NRPA accepts no responsibility for any costs other than the registration fee.

    Registration Questions?

    Call: 888.385.8010 (toll-free U.S. & Canada) or 972.349.5891 (International)
    Fax: 972.349.7715

    NRPA Policies and Terms of Registration (PDF).

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