2019 Florida Watermelon Convention

Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort and Golf Club

January 10th - January 12th, 2019

"A Land Remembered" 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Schedule of Events

 

 

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Time

Noon - 5:00pm

Noon - 5:00pm

3:00 - 6:00pm

12:00 - 1:00pm

1:00 - 2:00pm

1:10 - 1:45pm

1:10 - 1:45pm

1:45 - 2:30pm

2:00 - 3:00pm

2:30 - 3:15pm

2:30 - 3:15pm

3:30 - 6:30pm

7:00 - 8:30pm

6:00 - 10:00pm

Event

Registration & Information Desk​

Auction Items Receiving

Exhibitor Hall Set-up

BOD & Committee Lunch

Queen Committee Mtg

Nominating Committee Mtg

Membership Committee Mtg

Marketing Committee Mtg

Auction Committee Mtg

Finance/Revenue Committee Mtg

Research Committee Mtg

Annual BoD Mtg

Queen Contestant Reception

FWA Hospitality Suite

Presenter
Location

Debbie Alexander​

Exhibitors

Mark Bryan

Past Presidents

Trey Miller

Trey Miller

Mark Bryan

Carr Hussey

Adrian Land

Board of Directors

Debra Harrison

Paul Sawyer

Royal 1B

Royal 2B

Palm Court Foyer

Mezzanine

Taylor Board Room

Royal 1A

Thomason

Royal 1A

Thomason

Royal 1A

Thomason

Majestic 23AB

Tea Garden

Suite 253

Friday, January 11, 2019

Time

8:00am - 5:00pm

8:00am - 5:00pm

8:00am - 1:00pm

9:00am - 5:00pm

2:00pm - 4:30pm

6:30pm - 11:00pm

 

11:00pm - 1:00am

Event

Registration & Information Desk​

Auction Items Receiving

Golf Tournament

Convention Exhibits Open

Grower Education Session

President's Welcome Reception, Dinner & Dance

FWA Hospitality Suite

Presenter
Location

Debbie Alexander​

Carr Hussey

Exhibitors

Carr Hussey

Carr Hussey

 

Paul Sawyer

 

Royal 1B

Royal 2B

Vinoy Golf Club

Palm Court Foyer

Plaza CD

Palm Court Ballroom

 

Suite 253

Saturday, January 12, 2019

Time

8:00am - 10:30am

9:00am - 12:00pm

9:00am - 12:00pm

9:00am - 1:00pm

11:00am - 12:00pm

12:00pm - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 10:30pm

6:30pm - 7:00pm

7:00pm - 10:30pm

11:00pm - 1:00am

Event

Breakfast & General Session

Registration & Information Desk​

Auction Items Receiving

Convention Exhibits Open

Annual Seed Spit Contest

Lunch

Annual FWA Auction

Cocktail Hour & Raffle Drawing

Banquet - Dinner & Awards

FWA Hospitality Suite​

Presenter
Location

Carr Hussey

 

Debbie Alexander

 

 

 

Exhibitors

 

Debra Harrison

 

 

Paul Sawyer

 

 

 

Palm Court Ballroom

 

Royal 1B

 

Royal 2B

 

Palm Court Foyer

 

Palm Court Terrace

Palm Court Ballroom

 

Palm Court Ballroom

Palm Court Foyer

Palm Court Ballroom

Suite 253

 

 

Florida Watermelon Association
P.O. Drawer 8
Fort Myers, FL 33902
Phone: 239.658.1442
Fax: 239.658.1448
Membership Coordinator -

Debbie Alexander

dalexander@flfwa.com

Promotions/Queen Inquiries

Debra Harrison

Phone: 863.633.8306
Email: debra@flfwa.com

For more information, videos, and images click here and check out our Facebook page!

The Florida Watermelon Association is a non-profit organization.

Florida Watermelon Association
P.O. Drawer 8
Fort Myers, FL 33902
Phone: 239.658.1442
Fax: 239.658.1448

Membership Coordinator 

Debbie Alexander

dalexander@flfwa.com

Promotions/Queen Inquiries

Debra Harrison

Phone: 863.633.8306
Email: debra@flfwa.com

For more information, videos, and images click here and check out our Facebook page!