American Legion Auxiliary
Department of Florida

2017 Department Convention

2017 American Legion Auxiliary Department of Florida Convention

The 2017 Department Convention will be held from Thursday, June 29, to Sunday July 2, 2017, at the Marriott Orlando World Center.  Please review this page periodically to find updated information and documents regarding this event.


Marriott Orlando World Center

June 29, 2017-July 2, 2017
June 28, 2018 – July 1, 2018
June 27, 2019 – June 30, 2019
June 25, 2020 – June 28, 2020
July 1, 2021 – July 4, 2021

Click here for more Hotel Information.

Important Documents

Voting Strength (.xls) | (.pdf)
2017 Department Call to Convention
2017 Department Convention Kick Off Flyer
2017 Call for Flags
Flyer for the Marriott World Center & Overflow Hotels
2017 Commander’s and President’s Banquet Flyer
2017 ALA Department Convention Vendor Application


If you are interested in volunteering for Department Convention, please email Shaneece Dixon at, with your preferred days and times of availability.

***Please allow at least one hour when scheduling your volunteer time.***

DURING Convention, these are the days and times needed for volunteers:

Thursday, June 29: 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Friday, June 30: 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Saturday, July 1: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (TENTATIVE)

NOTE: We will also need assistance at Department Headquarters prior to the week of Convention. Only necessary for volunteers in the Orlando/Central FL area.

Jump the Line

NOTE: We will continue with “Jump the Line” passes this year. In order to qualify for one, your unit MUST  complete the following:

  • Pay your quotas
  • Pay any outstanding invoices
  • Have no short monies on Membership
  • Turn in 2017-2018 Officers List (all members listed MUST be paid thru 2017).
  • Pay all Poppy Proceeds prior to Convention.