Blue Knights® International Conventions
Last updated: 11-Dec-2014

Each year the Blue Knights® International will host an International convention. Each of our conferences may host one or two conference meetings as well. Please check with the specific conference for details of their meetings. The information below will assist you in your plans to attend our International Convention. These locations have been voted upon and approved.

 

 

International Convention 2015

Hosted by:
Nevada II

Dates:
12-17 July 2015

Location:
Reno, Nevada, USA

Hotel:
El Dorado Resort Casino
345 N Virginia St, Reno, NV 89501, United States
1 775-786-5700‎ or 1-800-648-5966

Come to Reno and enjoy riding through the spectacular Sierra Nevada Mountains, view the majestic Lake Tahoe, and take a step back in time with a ride to the Historic Virginia City.

While you are here you will have the opportunity to attend guided rides, follow suggested routes at your own pace, walk the streets of downtown Reno, participate in our local gaming, take a Steam Engine Ride through the Virginia City foothills, see the famous Naval Top Gun facility, tour the California Highway Patrol Academy, and many other locations. With your registration fee you will, at a minimum, receive a plated breakfast, formal banquet dinner, nightly hospitality suite, numerous guided rides/tours, 1 convention t-shirt and the time of your life!!

You may also decide to go out on your own and visit some of our amazing shopping centers, including Cabela’s and Scheels Sporting Goods, or knock some balls around on one of our many top notch golf courses. You can raft the rivers, float the lakes, cruise the mountains or play the odds in one of the casinos, but you will NOT be bored!

Registration until February 1, 2015, $150.00 per person. After February 1st, $175.00 per person.

Below you may purchase through PayPal your registration, additional T-Shirts or the Steam Engine Ride.

Convention Items

Due to PayPal restrictions, we are unable to make raffle tickets available with their online account. We will extend the sale of the “Free Five Night Hotel Stay at the Convention” until Sunday night, the first day of the Convention. This will allow all of you one last chance to purchase your tickets.

Room reservations may be made by calling the Eldorado Hotel at 1-800-648-5966. Tell them you are attending the Blue Knights International Convention and give the room code YBKINTL. As soon as the hotel has our online registration set up, we will put a link on our web page.

Room Prices before Tax:
July 10 & 11th - $109 per night
July 12th thru July 16th - $69 per night
July 17th & 18th - $109 per night.

For more information email reni2015@bknv2.org or visit www.bknv2.org

International Convention
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International Convention "Bid" Information

Want to know who is bidding to host the next International Convention? Login and visit the Convention Committee page for more information on the convention bid. You will now find information to help your chapter decide if they can host a convention.

Past International Conventions

1974 Incorporation Blue Knights® LE-MC Club

1975 Greenville, Maine

1976 Egremont, Massachusetts

1977 Moncton, New Brunswick

1978 Dayton, Ohio

1979 St. John, New Brunswick

1980 Rockford, Illinois

1981 Scottsdale, Arizona

1982 Windsor, Ontario

1983 Montreal, Quebec

1984 Bangor/Brewer, Maine 10th Anniversary

1985 Miami, Florida

1986 Flagstaff, Arizona

1987 Toronto, Ontario

1988 Schuamburg, Illinois

1989 Rapid City, South Dakota

1990 Midland, Michigan

1991 Albuquerque, New Mexico

1992 Orlando, Florida

1993 Norfolk, Virginia

1994 Bangor/Brewer, Maine 20th Anniversary

1995 St. Louis, Missouri

1996 Owensboro, Kentucky

1997 Laval, Quebec

1998 Spokane, Washington

1999 Vail, Colorado

2000 Louisville, Kentucky

2001 Las Vegas, Nevada

2002 French Lick, Indiana

2003 Chesapeake, Virginia

2004 St. Hyacinthe, Quebec 30th Anniversary

2005 Lafayette, Louisiana

2006 Surrey, British Columbia

2007 Milwaukee, Wisconsin

2008 Peoria, Illinois

2009 Louisville, Kentucky

2010 Billings, Montana

2011 Chesapeake, Virginia

2012 Tyler, Texas

2013 Hotsprings, Arkansas

2014 Pillerseetal, Austria 40th Anniversary

2015 Reno, Nevada