Welcome to the  21th AVA Biennial Convention 
Albany, New York
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“The AVA appreciates the support of The Michele L. Vennard Hospitality Grant Program of the Albany Convention and Visitor’s Bureau Fund,
a fund of the Community Foundation for the Greater Capital Region
for their grant award of $2,500 in support of our convention.”

AVA Biennial Convention Survey

The purpose of this survey is to learn about what met your expectations at the convention in Albany NY, where we fell short in the national team effort and what we can do better to meet your expectations at the next Biennial Convention. 
Please complete the survey by July 1st, 2019.

Walker Participation Totals

Thank you All for Coming!!!!

FAQ:  Part 1 -Lots of Convention info,
FAQ Part 2 -What's on the menu, workshops info, entertainment, etc..
All other Convention Related Questions:  Send to  convention@ava.org 

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MAP of WOLF ROAD (showing restaurants, other hotels, etc Convention Hotel in RED)

To learn more about Albany, New York
your convention destination –
SAY HELLO TO OUR NY -  Video Amazing Facts  7 Trivia about  Albany, NY
ERIE CANAL TRIVIA(video) Brochure: Corridors to Convention: 
Mid-America Walks near Interstate Hwys
The Empire State Capital Volkssporters  of the Northeast Region are delighted to be your hosts for the 20th biennial AVA convention.
Other Northeast Regional clubs
are partnering with us to offer you walks in places full of history and charm that extend  from the Atlantic Ocean to the Great Lakes.

 Walk'n'Mass Volkssport Club
Two Town Walking Club
Twin State Volkssport Association
Niagara Frontier Volkssport Club

For the convention days we are planning entertainment in the evenings and a series of workshops featuring both volkssporting topics and local history.
Our mascot, Sal the mule, bids you to come to Albany to be an active convention participant to meet volkssporters from across the U. S., Canada and beyond and to share in the camaraderie of volkssporting.

Please check these pages often as information will be added as we get closer to the June 2019.


Last update:  June 13,
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