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.
7 – 8:30 a.m.
Registration & Breakfast
9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Capitol Hill Club access ends at
Congressional Meetings with Capitol Hill Club Access300 1st Street SE, Leaders Room
While there are many great reasons to attend the NFDA Advocacy Summit, meeting with your members of Congress during Hill Visits is your real purpose for gathering in our nation's Capitol.
In between meetings, reward yourself with a break at the historic and private Capitol Hill Club! Located just one block from the U.S. Capitol building, you’ll have the opportunity to explore this invitation-only club and gain exclusive access to the Leaders Room, where you will find mentors, knowledgeable guides and captivating on-site debriefings. You can also unwind, 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
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.