Special Events

NAACP 109th Annual Convention

When: Sat., July 14, 9 a.m.-7:30 p.m. 2018

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, the nation’s premier civil rights organization expects between 8-10,000 visitors for its national convention in San Antonio. From July 14th-18th, the NAACP will hold hundreds of events at the Henry B Gonzalez Convention Center within site of the River Walk, ranging from policy discussions on the latest political issues, a hip-hop summit including many of today’s top stars and an exciting interactive career fair, the NAACP's Academic, Cultural, Technical and Scientific Olympics final competition, awards, and numerous workshops on the six NAACP Game Changers.