130th Supreme Council Annual Meeting
Aug. 7-9, 2012
Supreme Convention Frequently Asked Questions
- Am I a new user or a returning user?
- Can any member of the Order and their family attend the Supreme Convention?
- What hotel is the convention being held at and what is the room rate?
- I’m driving to the Hilton hotel, where can I park?
- How much does internet access cost at the Hilton Hotel?
- Do I call the hotel directly to book a room?
- How do I get tickets to the States Dinner and what’s the dress code for the evening?
- Where do I go to pick up my states dinner tickets and to get name badges for myself and my family members?
- Do I need a name badge?
Am I a new user or a returning user?
If you reserved a room or dinner ticket online in previous years, you already have an account created. Use the "Recover My Username" function, if you cannot remember the email address you used when you created your account.
Can any member of the Order and their family attend the Supreme Convention?
The supreme convention is open to any member of the Order that wishes to attend. Please note that only members of the Order in good standing can gain access to business sessions.
What hotel is the convention being held at and what is the room rate?
The host hotel for the 130th Supreme Convention is the Hilton Anaheim Hotel and the KofC contracted room rate is $189.00 U.S. funds, plus applicable local taxes.
Do I call the hotel directly to book a room?
No, the Hilton Anaheim Hotel will not accept any reservations from Knights of Columbus members unless they are made through the Supreme Secretary’s Office. Reservation confirmations will be acknowledged by the hotel via email to the email address you provide when registering online at www.kofc.org/reservations. All room reservations must be received at the Supreme Council Office prior to the JUNE 30, 2012 registration cutoff date.
How do I get tickets to the States Dinner and what’s the dress code for the evening?
On Tuesday August 7th the Anaheim Convention Center will play host to the annual Knights of Columbus States Dinner. Tickets are $60 each and can be ordered online at www.kofc.org/reservations. Dress for the evening is formal attire, most men wear tuxedos with a white dinner jacket and many of the ladies wear dresses to this gala event for over 2,000 knights and their families.
Where do I go to pick up my states dinner tickets and to get name badges for myself and my family members?
The Supreme Secretary’s Office will be located in the San Simeon Room of the Hilton Hotel and will be the location where all convention attendees will come to get name badges and states dinner tickets. The office is also where all elected convention delegates should come to register prior to Tuesday’s Opening Business Session.
Do I need a name badge?
Every Supreme Convention Attendee will need a name badge and should wear it at all times. Gaining access to any Supreme Convention event will necessitate any attendee having their name badge with them. Spouses and any family of all members must accompany the member to the Supreme Secretary’s Office in order to obtain their name badge.