|TUESDAY, JUNE 7|
|7:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.||
(8:00 am Shotgun Start)
Only 10 minutes from downtown Dallas, Tenison Park offers the best in public golf with different experiences on each of its 18 hole courses. Your registration fee includes tournament play and transportation to and from the Hyatt Regency Dallas, but does not include food & beverage. Golf clubs are available for rental at an additional fee ($30 or $45 depending on brand) when you register. Rentals must be requested by Friday, May 6, 2016.
|8:00 A.M.- 2:00 P.M.||
ACF Certification at the Art Institute of Dallas
|8:30 a.m.- 1:30 p.m.||
Just minutes from downtown on the shore of White Rock Lake, the Dallas Arboretum features 66 acres with 15 lush display gardens that offer seasonal color all year long. The Arboretum provides a tranquil oasis where something’s always in bloom. Nature lovers who like their outdoor experience with comfort and ease will love this tour of finely manicured grounds providing breathtaking views. The foodie in all AHF members will also enjoy the seasonal and delicious three-course tea in the beautiful DeGolyer Tea Room as part of this tour. Join fellow AHF members to experience the #1 of 199 things to do in Dallas per Trip Advisor. Tour includes transportation to and from the Hyatt Regency Dallas, entrance to the gardens, option to a guided tour and a three-course tea in the DeGolyer Tea Room.
|8:30 a.m.- 1:30 p.m.||
Sponsored by J&J Snack Foods, National Pasteurized Eggs, and S S A
Get some exercise while enjoying the sunny weather with fellow AHF members on a bike tour around White Rock Lake. White Rock Lake is a 1,015 acre city lake located approximately 5 miles northeast of downtown Dallas. White Rock is one of the most heavily used parks in the Dallas Park system. It is the location of many special events and is one of the best places to experience natural areas and wildlife in an urban setting. This guided bike tour will be two laps around the lake totaling 20 miles. Bike rental equipment will be provided. All levels of bikers are welcome as long you feel physically fit and can tolerate temps in the mid to high 80s. After your bike ride, you’ll enjoy lunch with fellow AHF members at the LOT, a locally-influenced restaurant and neighborhood beer garden in the heart of East Dallas. Tour includes transportation to and from the Hyatt Regency Dallas but does not include food & beverage. Register soon! Maximum capacity for this tour is 15.
|11:15 a.m.- 1:30 p.m.||
Give back to the local community at this year’s AHF conference by volunteering to serve lunch at The Bridge, a homeless recovery center just five minutes by car from the Hyatt Regency Dallas. According to The Dallas Morning News, The Bridge has placed more than 1,800 people into housing since opening in 2008. It has provided assistance and recovery services each year to about 85 percent of Dallas County’s homeless population. Volunteers will assist with lunch tray preparation, service and minimal clean-up. This activity was developed as part of AHF’s 2016 “Food with a Purpose” initiative. Register soon! Maximum capacity for this tour is 15.
|8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.||Exhibitors Set-up|
|8:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.||Registration Area Open|
|11:30 A.M. – 1:30 P.M.||
Chapter Leadership Lunch
(By Invitation Only)
|12:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M.||
We invite you to participate in the Silent Auction online and/or on-site at the Hyatt Regency Hotel. This year, we are making it more convenient than ever to participate by introducing online bidding that you can access straight from your phone. The items offered will fit the theme, Food with Purpose. All proceeds from the auction go to the AHF Scholarship Fund, to assist members in attending the Annual conference year after year.
|2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.||
|5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.||
A session not to be missed if you are new AHF member or first time attendee! Both operator and business partner attendees welcome. Make the most of your conference experience, learn about AHF membership with new friends and hear about new ideas and plans for AHF’s future—and your role in it!
|7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.||
Make sure to pack your favorite sports team’s gear so you can show your pride as you network with fellow AHF members at this festive tailgate party on opening night! Grab an ice-cold Shiner, enjoy delicious game day hors d’oeuvres, try your hand at corn hole and more.