WRPA 2018 Annual Conference and Tradeshow

We are happy to announce we have a location for next year's conference. Save the date and keep an eye out for updates! 

Date: May 2-3, 2018
Location: Hilton Seattle Airport & Conference Center
                17620 International Blvd. SeaTac, WA
Become a Volunteer: Join the Conference Committee


Share Your Ideas! Become a Speaker for the 2018 Conference! 

This celebratory two-day Parks and Recreation extravaganza will take place May 2-3, 2018. The annual conference and tradeshow offers attendees the opportunity to explore, learn, network, and connect with fellow WRPA members.

Here are just a few of the topics we encourage speakers to address:

  • Departmental Focuses – Aquatics, Administration, Athletics & Fitness, Boards & Commissions, Commercial, Community Engagement, Facility & Maintenance, Human Resources, Park Resources, Programs, Students & Teens, and Technology
  • Parks & Recreation Program Building
  • Community Events
  • Law & Ethics
  • Management and Leadership

Take part in this event and Submit Your Speaker Proposal Today!

Hurry! Speaker submittals are due on September 17th.


We need your help for 2018! 

Planning has already begun for the 2018 Annual Conference & Tradeshow. But we can't do it without you! We are looking for members who are ready to give back to their association and helps us create an incredible experience in SeaTac. You don't have to be in the south end to volunteer - you just have to have a passion for recreation & parks! Interested? Email the WRPA Office today!