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May
30
Thu
2024
2024 Department Convention @ Crown Plaza Princeton Convention Center
May 30 – Jun 1 all-day

Delegate pre-registration is $15 and must be in by May 15, 2024. Otherwise $20 at the convention. Room rate for the convention is $145 per night plus taxes and fees. This will include breakfast for 2. Additional breakfasts will be at $10 per person.

ALL HOTEL RESERVATIONS MUST BE MADE PRIOR TO MAY 9th, 2024

To get our group rate, you must do the following:

Make your reservation preferably using the following website link:

  • USMarineCorpsLeague
  • An alternate way of booking a room is to go on the website, place correct dates and use the code: USM under the group rate – group code: https://www.princetoncp.com/
  • You can also call the hotel and give them the dates and the group code above.

Check in time is 4:00 PM. Check out time is 11:00 AM.

Hotel Rooms Deadline
The deadline to reserve hotel rooms is May 8th, If you need a room, you must book by this date to get our group rate, The room blocks will be closed on Monday, May 9th.
Download information: 2024 Department Convention Hotel Registration Information (3929 downloads )

Delegate Registrations Deadline
The pre-registration fee is $15 per delegate if in by May 15th.
Registrations after that date is $20 per delegate. 
Download form: 2024 Department Convention Delegate Registration Form (4110 downloads )

Convention Banquet Reservation Deadline
The Banquet is Saturday, June 1st at 6PM. All reservations must be made by May 15th.
Download form: 2024 Department Convention Baquet Form (3972 downloads )

Convention Ad Book Deadline
The ads and payments are due no later than May 1, 2024.
Downlod form: 2024 Department Convention Ad Book Form (3879 downloads )

Aug
12
Mon
2024
2024 NATIONAL CONVENTION @ WESTIN RANCHO MIRAGE GOLF RESORT AND SPA
Aug 12 @ 04:08 – Aug 16 @ 05:08

WESTIN RANCHO MIRAGE GOLF RESORT AND SPA

7133 Dinah Shore Drive, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

You may book two (2) rooms with your name. 30 days prior to the convention, you must provide the hotel with the second name. CUTOFF FOR RESERVATIONS IS JULY 8, 2024. Reservations after that will be at the prevailing rate on space available.

HOTEL RESERVATION LINK

HOTEL RESERVATION PHONE: (888) 627-7086

RESERVATION CODE: “MCL” or “Marine Corps League”

Dates: Monday August 12, 2024 to Friday, August 16, 2024

Rates are $159 single (one person in room) & include breakfast Monday through Saturday for one (1) and are inclusive of taxes, resort fee, and parking.

Rates are $169 double (two persons in room) & include breakfast Monday through Saturday for two (2) and are inclusive of taxes, resort fee, and parking.

 

SCHEDULE

Uniform Guidance for National Convention

Covers – National Conv & Conf – NJA 2016 Ruling

Monday Joint Opening Session – MCL Casual Red Blazer uniform (suggested), MCL cover required.

Monday afternoon business session – MCL Undress uniform (suggested) or polo shirt, MCL cover required.

Tuesday business session – MCL Undress uniform (suggested) or polo shirt, MCL cover required.

Wednesday – Training classes – casual wear 

Thursday business session – MCL undress uniform (suggested) or polo shirt, MCL cover required.

Friday business session – MCL undress uniform (suggested) or polo shirt, MCL cover required.

Friday Formal Reception / Grand Banquet – (Black Tie) MCL Evening Dress, MCL Formal Dress, or Black Tie (suggested), no MCL covers.

The MCL uniforms stated are the ‘suggested’ uniforms. With the exception of the MCL cover, any credentialed member in good standing will not be refused access to the business meetings if they are not wearing the suggested MCL uniform. MCL covers are required for wear during all business meetings of the convention.