Banquets & Parties

Wednesday, December 14

AVCA Match Point Reception (formerly known as AVCA Mentoring Program Reception) 
5 – 6 p.m.
Greater Columbus Convention Center Union Station Ballroom C
*Open to all participants in the AVCA Match Point Program

AVCA Convention First-Time Attendee Reception
5:15 – 6:15 p.m.
Greater Columbus Convention Center Union Station Ballroom A
*Open to first-time convention attendees

Spalding Convention Kick-Off Party – featuring casino night
8 – 11 p.m.
Hyatt Regency Ballroom
*Open to attendees with full registration or pre-convention seminar/full registration packages. Attendees admitted with name badge or ticket.
**Heavy hors d’ oeuvres, beer, wine and soft drinks will be available. Each attendee receives (2) drink tickets.

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Casino Night at the 2015 Convention in Omaha was a big hit!

Thursday, December 15

AVCA Continental Breakfast Buffet
8 – 9:15 a.m.
Outside General Meeting Rooms in Greater Columbus Convention Center
*Open to attendees with full registration or pre-convention seminar/full registration packages.

Jostens Coaches Honors Luncheon – featuring the Coach of the Year winners and Hall of Fame inductees
12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Greater Columbus Convention Center Battelle Grand Ballroom
*Open to attendees with full registration or pre-convention seminar/full registration packages. Attendees admitted with name badge or ticket.
**Plated lunch will be served.

Jostens Coaches Honors Luncheon

High School Coach of the Year Nancy Dorsey with Kathy DeBoer on stage at the Jostens Coaches Honors Luncheon.

AVCA Semifinal Matches Tailgate Party
5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Greater Columbus Convention Center Union Station Ballroom B
*Open to attendees with full registration or pre-convention seminar/full registration packages. Attendees admitted with name badge or ticket.
**Beer, wine and soft drinks will be available

Friday, December 16

AVCA Continental Breakfast Buffet
8:15 – 8:45 a.m.
Hyatt Regency Ballroom Foyer
*Open to attendees with full registration or pre-convention seminar/full registration packages. Attendees admitted with name badge.

AVCA All-America/Players of the Year Banquet
10:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Greater Columbus Convention Center Battelle Grand Ballroom
*Open to attendees with full registration or pre-convention seminar/full registration packages. Attendees admitted with name badge or ticket.
**Plated lunch will be served.

Banquet

ESPN Broadcaster Beth Mowins with 2015 AVCA Player of the Year Sam Bricio.

AVCA Friday Night Party & Coaches Tournament
5 – 7:30 p.m.
Greater Columbus Convention Center Hall D
*Open to attendees with full registration, pre-convention seminar/full registration or weekend only registration packages. Attendees admitted with name badge or ticket.
**Heavy hors d’ oeuvres, beer, wine and soft drinks will be available. Each attendee receives (2) drink tickets.

Saturday, December 17

AVCA Continental Breakfast Buffet
8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
Greater Columbus Convention Center Hall D
*Open to attendees with full registration, pre-convention seminar/full registration or weekend only registration packages. Attendees admitted with name badge.

Champions Party
6:30 – 8 p.m.
Big Bang Dueling Piano Bar – located next door to Nationwide Arena
*Attendees must purchase a ticket ($15) to attend
**Music, food and fun are in store to get you ready for a great night of volleyball.

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