Spouse/Guest Program

Bus Pick Up Location: All tour buses will depart from the Crawford Street entrance located next to the Texas T coffee bar in the hotel lobby.

 

Spouse/Guest Program Schedule of Events...

Pricing tiers are Early Bird thru 1/12/18, Advance thru 2/16/18, and Onsite after 2/16/18.


HOUSTON RODEO AND CONCERT EXPERIENCE

Saturday, March 3 | 3:30 p.m. – approx. 8:00 p.m. | Tour Fee: $145 Early Bird rate until 1/12/18 | $160 Advance rate beginning 2/16/18 | $175 Onsite after 2/16/18

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KARBACH BREWERY TOUR & LUNCH WITH HIGHLAND VILLAGE SHOPPING

Sunday, March 4 | 10:30 a.m. – approx. 4:00 p.m. | Tour Fee: $85 Early Bird rate until 1/12/18 | $100 Advance rate beginning 2/16/18 | $115 Onsite after 2/16/18
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CONCRETEPAC‘s Bruno Benna BACK-the-PAC
Dinner & Auction

Sunday, March 4 | 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. | Texas FGH

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NSSGA/NRMCA/PCA Spouse Welcome Coffee

Moday, March 5 | 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. | Memorial Room
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COOKING WITH CHEF HUGO ORTEGO

Monday, March 5 | 12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Tour Fee: $125 Early Bird rate until 1/12/18 | $140 Advance rate beginning 2/16/18 | $155 Onsite after 2/16/18
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NSSGA COUNTRY CONCERT NIGHT

Monday, March 5 | 7:00p.m. – 10:00p.m. | George R. Brown Convention Center | $75

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For more information please contact the meetings department
at meetings@nrmca.org or 1-888-846-7622 ext 1152

 

Spouse/Guest Program Hightlights!

 

HOUSTON RODEO AND CONCERT EXPERIENCE

Saturday, March 3 | 3:30 p.m. – approx. 8:00 p.m. |Tour Fee: $145 Early Bird rate until 1/12/18 | $160 Advance rate beginning 2/16/18 | $175 Onsite after 2/16/18

Includes transportation, venue admission, Chairman’s Club Premium Seating for the Rodeo and concert with access to BBQ Buffet and open bar.

Minimum of 100 attendees

After a short 20-minute motor coach ride to NRG Park, arrive at this true western experience. The Annual Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is a Houston tradition since 1932 and a must-see for any visit to Texas! Browse the grounds and retail area featuring a selection of authentic western wear. Whether your preference is square, snip or traditional toe boots; you’re looking for a statement-making belt buckle, or you’re hankering for a cattleman’s hat, the rodeo professionals have it all. Your stadium seat allows you to enjoy the rodeo close to the action including mutton and bronco busting and calf roping with the world’s best cowboys and cowgirls. The rodeo makes way for country pop superstar Kelsea Ballerini take the stage at 6:00pm. http://www.rodeohouston.com/


 

KARBACH BREWERY TOUR & LUNCH WITH HIGHLAND VILLAGE SHOPPING

Sunday, March 4 | 10:30 a.m. – approx. 4:00 p.m. | Tour Fee: $85 Early Bird rate until 1/12/18 | $100 Advance rate beginning 2/16/18 | $115 Onsite after 2/16/18

Includes transportation, brewery tour, beer tasting and lunch.

Karbach Brewery is named for the street that housed the 1st beer distribution operations a few
decades ago. Now a favorite both locally with an increasing customer base beyond Houston,
Karbach is also the name of a village in Bavaria, no strangers to the delights of great beer. Seeing
a demand for brewery tours and gatherings, the team at Karbach recently opened a state of the
art facility which offers tours, tastings, and a lively event space with a full service restaurant.
After lunch, go down the street to Highland Village for a quick stroll and some shopping in
one of Houston’s most distinctive retail venues with a curated mix of upscale boutiques and
national retailers.

http://karbachbrewing.com/
http://www.shophighlandvillage.com/

 

CONCRETEPAC‘s Bruno Benna BACK-the-PAC Dinner & Auction

Sunday, March 4 | 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
This year’s event will again feature a silent and live auction, as well as a door prize drawing. This event is open to NRMCA members with a current prior approval form on file.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Federal Election Commission rules require sending information for PAC events only to NRMCA members with prior authorization forms on file. For information, registration, prize drawing tickets and sponsorship opportunities, please contact Taylor Drzewicki at 240.485.1136.

 

Welcome Coffee

Monday, March 5 | 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. | Memorial Room

Join the NRMCA and NSSGA spouses and guests for a cup of coffee as we kick off the 2018 Annual Convention. Please join us in the Memorial Room for light snack items, coffee and tea. The first tour of the program, the Karbach Brewery Tour and Lunch departs right after at 10:30 a.m. sharp!

 

COOKING WITH CHEF HUGO ORTEGO

Monday, March 5 | 12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Tour Fee: $125 Early Bird rate until 1/12/18 | $140 Advance rate beginning 2/16/18 | $155 Onsite after 2/16/18

Includes transportation, appetizers, cocktails, donation to Houston Community College Culinary Program.
30-person minimum

An interactive cooking demonstration and happy hour hosted by James Beard Award winning
Chef and restaurant owner, Hugo Ortega. Chef Hugo shares his passion for cooking authentic
Mexican cuisine in an interactive, tableside experience. Guests will enjoy a few delicious
appetizers and cocktails while learning the secrets of a few culinary delights. The event will take
place of the patio of Hugo’s.

www.hugosrestaurant.net

 

NSSGA COUNTRY CONCERT NIGHT

Monday, March 5 | 7:00p.m. – 10:00p.m. | George R. Brown Convention Center

$75

Kick up your heels to the sounds of two award-winning country rock superstar groups while enjoying Texas-sized food stations & libations from the various regions of the great state. This is the  “can’t miss” event while in Houston!

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Spouse/Guest Program Schedule

 

Saturday, March 3, 2018

3:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Joint NRMCA-NSSGA Spouse & Guest Tour HOUSTON RODEO AND CONCERT EXPERIENCE

Sunday, March 4, 2018

7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Joint NRMCA-NSSGA-PCA Spouse/Guest Hospitality Suite Open | Memorial

10:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Joint NRMCA-NSSGA Spouse & Guest Tour: KARBACH BREWERY TOUR & LUNCH WITH HIGHLAND VILLAGE SHOPPING

5:00 PM

CONCRETEPAC Auction Set-Up | Texas F-H

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

NSSGA-NRMCA-PCA Chairmen’s Welcome Reception | Event Pavilion

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

CONCRETEPAC’s Reception, Dinner & Auction | Texas F-H

Monday, March 5, 2018

7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Joint NRMCA-NSSGA-PCA Spouse/Guest Hospitality Suite Open | Memorial

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Joint NRMCA-NSSGA Spouse/Guest Welcome Coffee | Memorial

12:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Joint NRMCA-NSSGA Spouse & Guest Tour: COOKING WITH CHEF HUGO ORTEGO

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

NSSGA Country Concert

 

Schedule is subject to change.

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