GENERAL INFORMATION AND SCHEDULE OF EVENTS 

The 89th NGALA Conference will be held at the Holiday Inn in downtown Alexandria, adjacent to the Alexandria Riverfront Center    

12-14 April 2019. 


Event Registration

Early bird $75.00 (CLOSED)

Regular $90.00 (30 MAR through 11 APR 2019)

Late $100.00 (12 APR 2019 at the event)

All Spouses $60.00

NCO/Enlisted $40.00

Friday:  Holiday Inn lobby, 1200-2100

Saturday:  Holiday Inn Lobby, 0700-0830

Hotel & Conference Location 

Holiday Inn Alexandria 

Holiday Inn Alexandria-Downtown

701 4th St. Alexandria, LA 71301

Group Code: NGO

NLT Date for 96.00 room rate is 29 MAR 2019.

318-541-8333

Hotel Website


Hotel Bentley

200 Desoto St., Alexandria, LA 71301

Group Name: NGA or National Guard Association of Louisiana

Group Code: NGA

318-442-2226

Hotel Website


FRIDAY, 12 APRIL 2019 

Friday Night Social: Holiday Inn Ballroom

Friday Night Social: “NGALA goes to the Movies”.  Dress as your favorite Movie characters.  Awards will be given to the best costumes.

0900-1600 Event Committee setup

0900 Golf activity begins (Paragon Casino Marksville, LA)

1700-2300 Friday Night Social (Ballroom)

Saturday, 13 April 2019

Business Session (ABU/ACU):  Holiday Inn  0800- 1300 General Session 

TIMELINE / OVERVIEW * Duty uniform is required for the business session

0755 – CALL 

0900 – OPENING CEREMONY / NATIONAL ANTHEM / INVOCATION/ OPENING REMARKS / RECOGNIZE DISTINGUISHED

GUESTS / WELCOME

0925 – DRU ROLL CALL 

1030 – BREAK (20 MIN) ALLOW TIME WITH SPONSORS 

1100 – GUEST SPEAKER 

1145 – STATE OF THE GUARD / TAG SPEECH 

1215 – COMMITTEE REPORTS 

1245 – ADJOURNMENT 

1200-1300  Retiree and Company Grade Luncheons

1800-1930 Warrant Officer Mixer

1800-2100  Formal Banquet Dinner  


Spousal Event 


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