National Convention

67th National Red Angus Convention

September 23-25, 2020

The 67th National Red Angus Convention will be held in Harrisburg,Pennsylvania at the Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey Hotel, Sept. 23-25, 2020. This three-day event is the annual membership meeting and features educational programs, skill-building workshops and updates on RAAA activities.

Host Hotel:
Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey Hotel
4650 Lindle Road
Harrisburg, PA 17111
(717) 564-5511
Block Room Rate of $129 will be held until Sept. 2, 2020.

Check back soon for the schedule and materials for more information on day-to-day activities including the Commercial Cattlemen's Symposium, RAAA Committee Reports, Red Angus trade show and much more! For convention sponsorship information, contact Halla Pfeiff at halla@redangus.org and download the sponsorship agreement. To see ad specs and other important sponsorship information, download the supplement sheet. Schedule and speakers to be announced in late spring.

Travel Information

Harrisburg is the capital city with a small-town feel. It's one town, one city, and everything in between that makes the destination unique and gives everyone something to enjoy.

Harrisburg and Hersey are a blend of urban appeal and natural settings. Whether you’re visiting for family fun, chocolate, cows and roller coasters, or a weekend getaway filled with craft beer,c ows and farm-to-table food, families and friends come together in Hershey & Harrisburg. For more travel ideas, visit the visitors bureau site.

 

Book your flight!

Harrisburg International Airport is 10 minutes from the host hotel.

Host Hotel:
Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey Hotel
4650 Lindle Road
Harrisburg, PA 17111
(717) 564-5511
Block Room Rate of $129 will be held until Sept. 2, 2020.

Schedule and Materials

 

Wednesday, September 23

8 a.m. - Convention Registration Opens
10 a.m. - Trade Show Opens
10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. - Commercial Cattlemen's Symposium
1 p.m. - Ladies Symposium
6:15 p.m. - Social Hour 
6:45 p.m. - Dinner 

Thursday, September 24

6:45 a.m. - Red Angus Foundation Inc., Board Breakfast
7:15 a.m. - Affiliate Meeting & Breakfast
7 a.m. - Convention Registration Opens
8 a.m. - Trade Show Opens
8 a.m. - General Session

  • President's Message
  • State of the Association
  • Finance Committee Report

5:30 p.m. - Social
6 p.m. - Dinner
7 p.m. - RAFI "Pick of the Herd" Auction
8 p.m. - Live Entertainment

Friday, September 25

6:45 a.m. - Prayer Group
7 a.m. - Convention Registration Opens
8 a.m. - Trade Show Opens
8 a.m. - General Session - Show & Sale, Marketing and Alliance Committees
10:05 a.m. - General Session - Registration Committee, Top Dollar Angus 
10:50 a.m - Marketing Workshops
12 p.m. - Lunch
1 p.m. - General Session
1:15 p.m. - Caucus Meetings (includes area and regional voting)
2 p.m. - Presidential voting
3 p.m. - Registration Closed
3 p.m. - Report on Elections and Adjournment of Business Meeting
4 p.m. - Board of Directors Meeting
6 p.m. - Social
6:30 p.m. - Trade Show Concludes
7 p.m. - Awards Banquet

Full convention insert and details

Convention Sponsors

For convention sponsorship opportunities, please contact Halla Pfeiff at halla@redangus.org. Thank you to the generous sponsors of the 2018 National Red Angus Convention. Their contributions ensure the success of the event, as Red Angus stakeholders celebrate the growth of our breed and plan for future achievements in the beef cattle industry. Sponsorship opportunities including trade show booth space are still available for the 2019 convention in Dubuque. If interested, contact Halla at halla@redangus.org. You can also download our Sponsor Agreement. To see ad specs and other important sponsorship information, download the supplement sheet.

Elite Level

 

 

Diamond Level
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Sapphire Level
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Emerald Level
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Ruby Level
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Opal Level
  • Pennsylvania Farm Bureau
  • IMI Global
Garnet Level

 

Additional Contributors
  • Metz Family Farm (table sponsor)
  • Cattle Business Weekly
    (table sponsor)