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SFSLAC

 

Midwinter SFSLAC Convention 

Mobile, Alabama February 14th-17th, 2019

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Celebrate Mardi Gras in Mobile! 

Refund Policy

100% if requested by January 28th
50% if requested by February 8th
No refund after February 8th
No refund for No-Shows
Full payment must accompany all registrations, which cannot be shared.

Book Your Hotel

Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel
64 S Water St, Mobile, AL 36602

Follow this link: SFSLAC Hotel Bookings

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To receive the discounted rate, you may also call 251-438-4000 or mention the Southern Federation of Syrian Lebanese American Clubs (or group code SLASLAA), or you may book online: Group Code: ‘SLASLAA’. www.marriott.com. Enter DATE, SPECIAL RATE and use the The room rate: From $145.00. 

 


 

Schedule of Events

Child Care Form

Mail-in Registration Form

Ad Book Form 

  

Thursday, February 14, 2019

3:00 pm to 6:00 pm Federation Foundation Board Meeting - Grand Bay Room

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm ‘Welcome Home to Mobile’ Reception at Historic Home

 Meet in hotel lobby at 5:30 for shuttle. Coat & Tie

9:00 pm till the cows come home Young Professionals nite out on the town

 *TP Crockmiers, private lounge with live band – 4 blocks

9:00 pm till 11:00 pm After Hours Hospitality Mixer - Sittie’s Speakeasy/Jubilee Rm

Friday, February 15, 2019

8:30 am to 11:00 am Sittie’s Kitchen Hospitality Room/Jubilee Rm.

9:00 am to 2:00 pm Executive Board Meeting - Schooner Room

9:00 am to 9:00 pm Registration - Mezzanine

9:00 am to 4:00 pm Outing (choose from several offsite attractions at Reg.Desk)

10:30 am to 12:00 pm ‘Comedy Hour & ½’ - Joke Telling (Sittie’s Comedy Club)

10:30 am to 12:30 pm Mardi Gras Costume Selection (Sittie’s Closet)

11:30 pm to 1:30 pm Lunch time – enjoy the many downtown restaurants

12:00 pm to 3:00 pm Trolley Tour of Mobile Historic Sites (noon and 2:00) at Reg.Desk

2:00 pm to 3:30 pm Karaoke Time; Who’s going to be the next Star? Sittie’s Song Rm.

3:30 pm to 5:30 pm BBQ FEAST at Downtown Moes- Meet in hotel lobby 3:00 pm

 Charter Trolley Shuttle each 30 minutes

 Return shuttles begin at 4:30, or stroll Dauphin Street sites.

6:30 pm CONDE CAVALIERS MARDI GRAS PARADE – passes in front of our hotel

9:00 pm to 1:00 am Hafle - Live Arabic Music with Amin Sultan – Bon Secure Bay

1:00 am to 2:00 am Young Adults Late Nite – Sittie’s After Hours

Saturday, February 16, 2019

8:00 am to 11:00 am Enjoy Local Sites - Self Walking Tour of Historic Mobile

8:30 am to 11:00 am Sittie’s Kitchen Hospitality Room

9:00 am to 10:30 am State Vice-President/Club President Breakfast Workshop

………………………………... (by invitation) – Schooner Room

9:00 am to 11:00 am Past Presidents Breakfast – by invitation

9:00 am to 10:30 am National Federation Meeting – Bon Secure

9:00 am to 2:00 pm Registration - Mezzanine

9:00 am to 11:00 am Walking Tours (details at Registration Desk)

10:00 am to 1:00 pm Mardi Gras Costume Selection (Sittie’s Closet)

11:00 am to 12:00 pm Cultural Presentation special Titanic episode- Schooner Rm

12:00 pm to 2:00 pm Lunch at your leisure – Causeway Seafood or Downtown

………………………………....Restaurants…or Snacks in Sittie’s Kitchen

1:00 pm to 2:30 pm BINGO – Sittie’s Bingo Parlor

12:00 pm to 2:00 pm Young Professionals Social (Pub Crawl)

2:30 pm MARDI GRAS PARADE – passes in front of our hotel

5:30 pm to 9:30 pm At-the-door Registration - Bon Secure Bay

5:30 pm to 12:00 am Child Care and Pizza Party for ages 12 and under

………………………………… (must pre-register) Sittie’s Child Care Adventure Room

6:00 pm to 7:00 pm MARDI GRAS Indoor Parade and Coronation of King Andrew

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Mardi Gras Ball and Grand Banquet Feast – Bon Secure Bay

9:00 pm to 1:00 am Live Arabic Music with Amin Sultan – Bon Secure Bay

1:00 am to 2:00 am Young Adults Late Nite – Sittie’s After Hours Jubilee Room

Sunday, February 17, 2019

10:30 am to 11:30 am Religious Services – Cathedral Basilica

8:30 am to 11:30 am Farewell Breakfast - Harbor Room

 

Recommended Sightseeing Points of Interest

In downtown or close to Conference Hotel:

 Walking distance

Mobile Historic Museum

I-Max and Exploreum

Gulf Quest Maritime Museum

Mobile Carnival Museum

Spot of Tea - Segway Historic Tours

Fort Conde Village

 Short drive

Air Boat Tour of Mobile Bay

Oakleigh House and Museum

Causeway Seafood Restaurants

USS Alabama Battleship