Opening Reception

Opening Reception - We Can Do It!

Sponsored by McGovern Outdoor

with support from Rosie the Riveter Trust

Help kick off the start of the convention by celebrating the “We Can Do It!” collaborative spirit of the public lands partnership community. It's time to roll up your sleeves and get ready for a fun week filled with learning, sharing, and networking.

Feel the nostalgia as you don your best Rosie the Riveter attire or embrace the timeless styles of the World War II era. Time to show off your vintage flair and fierce determination!

Treat your taste buds to delectable hors d'oeuvres and quench your thirst at the cash bar. It's the perfect setting to reconnect with friends and forge new connections with colleagues from every corner of the country.

Rally your strength as we prepare for an exciting week, and let's toast to the collaborative spirit that makes our community thrive. Join us for a Riveting night of nostalgia and camaraderie!  

Date and Time: Monday, March 4th 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Location: Hilton San Francisco Union Square

Theme: Rosie the Riveter / WWII Era - We encourage you to dress for the theme

Price:  $75 (ticket included with full and companion registrations, however pre-registration is required)

Hotel Discounted Price: $45 for Exhibitors staying in a PLA-designated hotel room block


Attendees at Opening Reception

Keep the collaborative spirit going by joining us on Friday, March 8, for the "Ring a Round the San Francisco Bay: We Can Do It!" field trip.

This trip includes a visit to the Rosie the Riveter/WWII Home Front National Historical Park where you'll have the unique opportunity to meet real-life "Rosies" who worked in the shipyards. Add this field trip to your online registration and reserve your spot today.