October 16 - 18, 2019
Hilton Downtown Tampa, Florida

We look forward to seeing you at the 2019 FRA Annual Conference October 16-18 at the Hilton in Downtown Tampa!

Conference registration will not be available until June, 2019. Please see the information below and let us know if you have any questions, by contacting Carol Westmoreland, FRA Executive Director at 850-570-7206 or cwestmoreland@flcities.com

Sponsor and exhibitor reservations are open now until September 2, 2019.

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The rates for the FRA conference fees will be similar to the last ten years! The conference schedule will be, Wednesday October 16 at 11:30 am, through Friday October 18, at noon. Full registration includes all meals and functions for these three days. Please note, conference registration will not be available until June, 2019.

REGISTRATION TYPE  MEMBER PRICING  NON-MEMBER PRICING
Full Registration $395 $495
Wednesday, Oct. 16 Only $325 $375
Thursday, Oct. 17 $345 $395
Guest/Spouse $315 $349
CRA Boot Camp
(Wednesday, Oct. 16 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.)
$49 $ 49

We look forward to seeing you at the 2019 annual conference in Tampa, October 16-18!

  • Hotel reservations at the conference rate will not be accepted before June 2019. We will post the group rate link, once available.
  • The conference room rate at the Hilton Downtown Tampa will be $179 plus tax (if applicable), plus complimentary WIFI included in the room.
  • Parking is space limited, as the hotel does not own any parking and they contract for a limited amount of valet spaces. Parking will be $24 “in and out” a day valet, and $16 for less than one day valet parking. It is scramble parking, otherwise there are public parking garages downtown.
  • Conference registration will not be available until June, 2019.

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Tampa, Florida, is located along the Gulf Coast and is known as a major business center with a variety of offerings including museums, cultural attractions, amusement parks, historic landmarks and neighborhoods and various dining and nightlife destinations. See below a few of Tampa’s many offerings.