Special Events

We are excited to offer these special events for registered attendees and guests.  Advance payment is required to reserve a spot.  Onsite registration for events will be subject to availability.  An event may be cancelled if the minimum participant sign-up is not met.
Guest Event Cancellations and Refund Policy:  Guest event spots are available on a first-come, first-served basis.  The guest event may be cancelled if minimum sign-up is not met.  Refunds will be issued if event is cancelled by USA Rice and/or if space fills up.  Cancellation refund requests must be submitted in writing.  A full refund will be made for cancellations received through Nov. 18, 2022.  No refunds will be made after that date.

Annual Awards Luncheon

Date:   Thursday, December 8, 2022
Time:   Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Cost:   $20
Location:  Governor’s Ballroom (Salons A-C), 4th Floor
A highlight of every USA Rice Outlook Conference is the Annual Awards Luncheon.  It’s an exciting event where attendees gather to recognize and reward their peers for accomplishments in service to the industry.  The luncheon includes a salad, entrée, dessert, tea, and coffee.
Hundreds of people seated at tables for luncheon.

Austin City Duck Tour

Date:   Thursday, December 9, 2022
Time:   3:00 to 4:30 p.m. (meet in hotel lobby at 2:45 p.m.)
Cost:   $40
Minimum Participants: 25
Maximum Participants:  44
Price Includes:
  • Transportation to and from Hotel
  • Tour Guides
You know what's good for ducks is good for rice, and we're taking it to the next level with Austin Duck Adventure Tours!  Join us on a private amphibious tour of Austin.  Tour includes Historic Sixth Street, the State Capitol Building, the Governor’s Mansion, and Lake Austin.
Tour bus in front of the capitol building in Austin, Texas

Persons requiring special accommodations or having any dietary restrictions to attend or participate in this conference should contact Jeanette Davis at (240) 682-0059, or e-mail jdavis@usarice.com no later than Dec. 1, 2022.

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