2024 WWA Convention
Dates: January 26th - 28th
Convention: January 27th @ 9am
Venue: New York New York Hotel
Las Vegas, Nevada
8:30am - Registration - Tribeca Room
9:00 - 10:00am - Breakfast
10:00am - Convention Begins
12:45pm - Presentations End
1:00 - 4:00pm - Lunch and Open Bar at our new event location “Tom's Urban”
For hotel reservations, please use the following link to book your rooms online with our special group rate(SWWW0124NY). Group Rate
Melody Tice-Baird and Donald Blake
PACA Western Regional office
National Watermelon Promotion board
Calling ALL Watermelon Industry Members--
On Saturday 1-27-2024 the Western Watermelon Association will hold its annual convention in Las Vegas. If you are a watermelon grower, shipper, distributor or a related service provider in the Western United States, YOU will want to attend this industry event!
The Convention focus
1) To bring together watermelon growers, shippers, distributors and related service providers in a relaxed environment that allows for the free flow of information and the exchange of ideas.
2) To offer guest speakers that will provide attendees with an educational and informative experience.
3) To Have FUN--You will be in Vegas!
After our presentations end at 1:pm. The FUN Begins! We move to another venue, Tom's Urban. At Tom's Urban you will have 3 HOURS to eat, drink (over 20 beers on tap and a Premium bar package), and socialize with friends with an amazing view of the Vegas strip.
Additionally -- if you are a first time attendee, association membership fees are waived as a condition for attending the convention. That means you get ALL of the above, including a Full Breakfast for the incredibly low price of $300.00 dollars.
*Refund policy-No refunds will be made, except in the event that the convention is cancelled. If the purchaser is unable to attend the event, he or she will have the option to either transfer their admission to another person or be acknowledged as a “Convention Sponsor.”