This year’s convention offers a variety of events to ensure that you make the most of your time in Atlanta. Look through the offerings below to start planning your convention activities. The information is subject to change; check back often for the latest updates.

All Rotary-ticketed events will be held at the Georgia World Congress Center unless otherwise noted.

Rotary-ticketed events

Purchase tickets when you register for the convention online or by mail or fax. Prices are in U.S. dollars.

Rotaract Preconvention

For Rotaract and Rotary members interested in Rotaract. Learn more

8-9 June | $126.50

Youth Exchange Officers Preconvention

For Rotary members who work with Youth Exchange. Learn more

8-10 June | $126.50

Youth Exchange Officers Banquet

For Youth Exchange Officers Preconvention participants and their guests, but all convention registrants are welcome. Learn more

9 June | location to be decided | $100

Presidential Peace Conference

For Rotarians, Rotary leaders, Rotary Peace Fellows, alumni, youth, and friends of Rotary to explore Rotary's impact on peace and conflict resolution. Learn more

9-10 June | $126.50

President’s Recognition Luncheon

For current RI officers, district governors, club presidents, RI committee members, and spouses, but all convention registrants are welcome.

12 June | location to be decided | $45

President-elect’s Leadership Luncheon

For incoming RI officers, district governors, club presidents, and their spouses, but all convention registrants are welcome.

13 June | location to be decided | $45

The Rotary Foundation’s 100th Birthday Party

Help us celebrate 100 years of doing good, in the city where it all began. Learn more

14 June | House of Friendship | $26.50

Donor events

Each year, the Trustees of The Rotary Foundation host special events at the Rotary International Convention to honor our generous donors. The Arch Klumph Society Dinner recognizes donors who have contributed $250,000 or more to the Foundation. The Major Donor Reception acknowledges those who have contributed at least $10,000.

Arch Klumph Society Dinner

13 June | Georgia Aquarium, Oceans Ballroom | Attendance by invitation only

Major Donor Reception

13 June | Omni Atlanta Hotel, Grand Ballroom | Attendance by invitation only

Host-ticketed events

The Atlanta convention’s Host Organization Committee is planning an unforgettable experience for all attendees. Visit the HOC site to learn about the many events, tours, and activities available to help you get the most out of your visit.

Purchase tickets online.

Unofficial affiliate events

Make plans now to meet with club members from your zone, district, or Rotary community by organizing an unofficial affiliate event. More information will be coming to help you find a venue and plan your special event.

Each organizer is responsible for all costs associated with the event, including, but not limited to: catering, audiovisual equipment, security, transportation, and venue.

For more information about unofficial affiliate events, email

Note for Rotary Fellowships and Rotarian Action Groups

A space will be assigned at the convention center for Rotary Fellowships and Rotarian Action Groups to use for their annual meetings. Check back for more information.