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The historic Rinckel Mansion, home of the Nevada Press Association, in Carson City, Nev. Photo by Cathleen Allison

2017 Nevada Press Association convention and awards banquet

Event Phone: 775-885-0866

Join us for a reception on Friday evening (Sept. 29) to open the 2017 Nevada Press Association convention in Carson City. It will be at the Press Center, 102 N. Curry St., also known as the Rinckel Mansion and home of the NPA.

The front parlor, where the Nevada Newspaper Hall of Fame is displayed.

On Saturday morning (Sept. 30), we’ll open with a general membership meeting to take care of association business and elect board members, also at the Press Center. Following that, we’ll host seminars, discussions and tours during the day.

Banquet at the Nugget

Saturday evening, the Better Newspaper Contest awards banquet will take place at the Carson Nugget, at 507 N. Carson St., in the second-floor ballroom.

Please reserve a spot for each event you plan to attend. Some, like the opening reception, are free. The banquet costs for the meal. Keep in mind, also, there is a $100 registration fee for each publication represented at the banquet or convention to help us cover our costs, so bring lots of folks.

Please register by Sept. 4.

Convention schedule

Friday, Sept. 29
Press Center, 102 N. Curry St.
3 p.m. — NPA board meeting.
5:30 p.m. — Opening reception, wine, beer, hors d’oeuvres.

Saturday, Sept. 30
Press Center, 102 N. Curry St.
8 a.m. — Continental breakfast.
8:30 a.m. — General membership. meeting.
9:45 a.m. — Legislative review.
11 a.m. — Hall of Fame program.
Noon — Lunch on your own.
1 p.m. — Tools and ideas.
2 p.m. — Nevada State Museum tour.

Carson Nugget, 2nd floor
6 p.m. — No-host bar.
6:30 p.m — Awards banquet and Hall of Fame induction ceremony.

 

Price Qty
Opening receptionshow details + $0.00 (USD)  
Breakfast, seminarsshow details + $0.00 (USD)  
Nevada State Museum tourshow details + $8.00 (USD)  
Awards banquetshow details + $42.00 (USD)  
Convention registration (one for each publication)show details + $100.00 (USD)  


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  • Opening Friday evening reception
    September 29, 2017
    5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Saturday continental breakfast
    September 30, 2017
    7:30 am - 9:15 am
  • Nevada State Museum tour
    September 30, 2017
    2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Awards banquet at Carson Nugget
    September 30, 2017
    6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Location

Venue:  

Address:
102 N. Curry St., Carson City, Nevada, 89703, United States

Description:
The Donald W. Reynolds Press Center, 102 N. Curry St., Carson City, Nevada, is also known as the Rinckel Mansion. It houses the offices of the Nevada Press Association, Las Vegas Review-Journal, Associated Press, Nevada Photo Source and other tenants. The 1874 Victorian mansion, a block west of the Nevada capitol, was built by Mathias Rinckel, a businessman who supplied the Comstock with beef and pork.

The historic Rinckel Mansion, home of the Nevada Press Association, in Carson City, Nev. Photo by Cathleen Allison
The historic Rinckel Mansion, home of the Nevada Press Association, in Carson City, Nev.
Photo by Cathleen Allison

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