February 21–23, 2020St. Pete Beach, FL
March 8–10, 2020Atlanta, GA
April 24–26, 2020Miami, FL
April 29 – May 1, 2020Washington, D.C.
May 14–15, 2020Pittsburgh, PA
August 2–5, 2020Charleston, SC
7 - 7:30 a.m.
Cremation Certification Program Registration & Continental Breakfast
Members save $100 with Summit registration!
6 - 8 p.m.
The Mayflower Hotel, State Ballroom
7 – 8:30 a.m.
Registration & Breakfast
10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Capitol Hill Club Access
300 1st Street SE, Leaders Room
NFDA is excited to offer Advocacy Summit attendees access to the exclusive Capitol Hill Club! Located just one block from the U.S. Capitol building, you will find mentors, knowledgeable guides and on-site debriefings. You can also unwind, grab a snack, and share your experiences in a brief video for social media and enjoy enticing refreshments.
Dinner on your own
7 – 8:30 a.m.
Breakfast on your own
9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Congressional Cemetery and Arlington National Cemetery Tour
Separate registration required.
Get an up-close look at the Lincoln, Korean and Vietnam War and WWII Memorials through this unique tour. A knowledgeable guide will share the history behind each monument and its significance to not only D.C., but to American minds and hearts. We'll also visit our nation’s most sacred site, Arlington National Cemetery - a chronicle of American history, a monument to our nation’s war heroes and a sanctuary for those to visit lost loved ones.
At Arlington National Cemetery, you may choose to take the tram for a self-guided experience, explore with our private tour guide or join NFDA President Bryant Hightower for a wreath laying at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at 1:15 p.m.
This emotional and inspiring look at our nation through its memorials to those who have served it will be an experience that you will cherish for years to come.
Your ticket includes: bus, licensed tour guide, optional included guided tour of Arlington National Cemetery and memorials, box lunch and transportation to Reagan International Airport after of the tour. A portion of this tour is subsidized by NFDA.
Bus departs for Reagan National Airport* and Mayflower Hotel
*If you are heading directly to Reagan National Airport, bring your luggage on the bus in the morning.