ABC Florida State Convention

2019 ABC of Florida
State Convention

July 25-27, 2019

The ABC of Florida State Convention gives you an opportunity to make connections and develop relationships with peers from five Florida Chapters, while enjoying Florida’s gulf coast. Reserve your room for Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights at the Lido Beach Resort in Sarasota.

This event supports state-wide legislative and political efforts for ABC members.

Lido Beach Resort
700 Benjamin Franklin Drive
Sarasota, FL 34236


You may also call for reservations at (800) 441-2113 and make sure to mention the ABC of Florida Annual Convention.

Group rates are only available to registered convention attendees. 

Complete Registration Packet Online Registration Sponsorship Form Registration Form (PDF) Registration Form (word)


Events & Activities Schedule

Thursday, July 25 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. ABC of FL Board Meeting
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Opening Night Reception
7:30 p.m. Dinner on your own
 Friday, July 26 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Planning Conference (includes breakfast, lunch, afternoon snack & beverages)
6:00 p.m. Chapter Dinners (Contact your Chapter Office)
 Saturday, July 27 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Reception
7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Dinner, Dancing & Mystery Party

Who Should Attend the Convention?

    •      Owners
    •      Presidents
    •      Principals
    •      Preconstruction Managers/Estimators
    •      Business Development/Marketing
    •      Project Directors
    •      Project Managers 

Meet new people, renew old acquaintances, and enjoy a short get-away while networking with the BEST. . . ABC members!

Why Attend the Convention? It’s an opportunity to meet in an informal, relaxed setting for the purpose of learning from construction experts and exchanging ideas with other construction professionals.  Plus, you will enjoy the extraordinary company of other fine construction folks. This event supports state-wide legislative and political efforts for ABC members.

What About Price? Discount packages along with individual event pricing is available.

What to Wear? Casual dress is worn to all convention events. But dressing according to the theme is appropriate and encouraged for Saturday’s  dinner party.

Room Reservations

ABC of Florida has reserved a limited number of rooms at a discounted group rate, which is available while supplies last.  The deadline for the group rate is June 24, 2019.  After this date, there is no guarantee that rooms or the group rate will be available.  Group rate is available prior and after the Convention’s date for these dates based on availability: 7/20 – 7/30.

ABC of Florida State Convention Group Room Rates:

For group rates, use the online reservation link or call 800-441-2113 and mention ABC of Florida Annual Convention. Reserve your room here.

Run of the house group room rate is $249

Beachfront Deluxe Kitchenette group room rate is $279

Beach View Junior Suites group room rate is $339

Beach View One Bedroom Suite group room rate is $409

Partial View Two King Two Bedroom Suite group room rate is $399

These rates include a $10 per room, per night resort fee.  Self-parking is an additional $15 per day. No valet parking is available.

Group rates are available for registered convention attendees only.  Deadline for Room at Group Rate: Monday, June 24, 2019.