NRPA ReceptionWith more than 8,000 professionals in attendance, the NRPA Annual Conference is the best event to meet new people, reconnect with colleagues and learn from the best in the business. This year, there are so many great opportunities to network and unwind with your colleagues.


Schedule at a Glance

Sunday, September 23

  • Parks Build Community Dedication

Monday, September 24

  • Local Host Off-Site Institutes
  • Pre-Conference Workshops
  • Board of Directors Meeting
  • Local Host Golf Tournament
  • Gold Medal Reception (Invite Only)

Tuesday, September 25

  • Opening General Session
  • Exhibit Hall Open
  • Education Sessions
  • Opening Reception

Wednesday, September 26

  • General Session
  • Exhibit Hall Open
  • Education Sessions
  • Best of the Best Awards Ceremony

Thursday, September 27

  • Local Host 5k Fun Run/Walk
  • Education Sessions
  • Local Host Off-Site Institutes
  • Closing Event