2021 AFCA Annual Convention | Nashville Tenneesee


The Convention

January 10-12, Nashville TN

The American Football Coaches Association annual convention is the premier networking event for coaches from all around the country.


200,000Sq Ft Exhibit Hall


Join us in the Music City.

Bobby Wilder Old Dominion


Your AFCA membership application or renewal, Convention fee, and ticket purchases may be completed online. Please assist the AFCA staff by prepaying your membership dues and Convention fee by the December 10th deadline. Prepaid attendees can pick up all materials and tickets in Ryman Exhibit Hall C of the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Conference Center as early as 9:00 am, Sunday, January 10, 2021.



AFCA discounted housing and travel can be booked through our sole official Housing Partner, MCI USA (formerly Wyndham Jade). Support the AFCA by staying in hotels within the contracted block found on the MCI USA website. Should you have questions about booking your hotel reservations, please feel free to contact MCI USA at (877) 557-5338 or email [email protected].


Sat, Jan 11
Arrive in Nashville
Sun, Jan 12
Exhibits & Registration (9am-5pm)
Skills & Drills presented by VICIS
Committee Meetings
HS Coaches Academy
Kickoff Speaker
Buzz Sessions
Mon, Jan 13
Exhibits & Registration (9am-5pm)
Skills & Drills presented by VICIS
Divisional Meetings
Honors Luncheon presented by Amway
General Session
Tailgate Party
Tues, Jan 14
Exhibits & Registration (9am-Noon)
General Session
Club 35 Luncheon
Victory Formation Speaker
Victory Formation Speaker w/ Special Presentation of The American Football Coaches Awards
Wed, Jan 15
Depart Nashville


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