Hospitality Rooms and Recommended Dress



Hospitality rooms may be permitted under the following conditions:
1. The room shall be sponsored by a council only with the Grand Knight of said council
assuming full responsibility for any damage or costs incurred.
2. The Grand Knight of the sponsoring council shall abide by the rules and regulations
of the facility wherein the hospitality room is located as to the purchase and furnishing
of food and beverages and also as to any rules set by the Convention Chairman
with the approval of the State Deputy.
3. No hospitality room may be open during daily Convention Sessions, Convention
Mass or Convention Banquet. They may be open after the banquet and shall close by
12:30 A.M. or as dictated by the hotel, whichever is earlier.
4. Any hospitality room may be closed by order of the State Deputy for breach of any
rules or conditions as set forth by him.
The State Secretary shall be furnished, by Noon, on the first day of the Convention, prior to the
opening of the Convention, the names of all councils sponsoring hospitality rooms, the room
number, and the name of the person in charge. It is the responsibility of those councils which
desire to host a hospitality room to have it registered by that time with the State Secretary.
The State Secretary will give a printed copy of the rules regarding the hospitality rooms to the
persons designated as being in charge thereof. Such printed copy of the rules may also be
mailed to all Councils and Delegates with the regular mailing notice prior to the Convention.


Shirt and tie at all events except the State Deputy’s Dinner.
(Please no blue jeans or shorts).
General admission for State Deputy’s Dinner is coat and tie.
Questions: If you have any questions, please call State Secretary Patrick Reiff or
Convention/Memorial Mass - Please no shorts or blue jeans.
Saturday Luncheon - Please no shorts or blue jeans.
State Deputy’s Dinner - Dressy dress or dressy pant suit.
Questions: If you have any questions, call Lisa Wrbanich, 1-920-246-4280

3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Convention Registration
3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m
Chaplains Meeting
4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Blue Mass - St. Joseph Parish (offsite)
7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Welcoming Social
8:00 p.m.
Western District 4th Degree Meeting
9:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
State Hospitality Room
7:10 a.m.
7:30 a.m.
8:45 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.
Civic Opening and Awards (Public is Welcome)
10:30 a.m.
Ladies Brunch
10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Opening Business Session (State Deputy Report)
11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Lunch Break
12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Afternoon Business Session
2:30 p.m.
Caucuses for Delegates to Supreme Convention
4:00 p.m.
Memorial Mass (onsite)
5:30 p.m.
General Social
7:00 p.m.
State Deputy Banquet
Presentation of Awards
Medallion Winners, State Family of the Year, Barney Dunn
8:30 a.m.
Business Session
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Ladies Hospitality Lounge
12:00 p.m.
Business Session Adjournment (time approximate)