Washington, D. C. at sunrise

Featured Events

Contact: Exhibitions and Meetings Group
(202) 266-8508

Key Events Included in Meeting Registration

Leadership Welcome Reception

Tuesday, June 11 | 6-7:30 p.m.
Marriott Marquis DC, Mezzanine, Level 2 (One Level Above the Lobby)

Check-in will be required at entry.

Join us for the 2024 Spring Leadership Meeting Welcome Reception! Kick off the week in D.C. networking with fellow leaders and enjoying refreshments in the Marriott Marquis mezzanine. Let’s toast to an exciting and productive event ahead.

Legislative Conference Briefing

Wednesday, June 12 | 6:30-8:30 a.m.
Marriott Marquis DC, Independence Ballroom, Meeting Level 4 (Four Levels Below the Lobby

Open to all registered meeting attendees and guests. Badge required at entry.

Kickstart your day at the Marriott Marquis Hotel with our Legislative Conference Briefing. This briefing will equip you with the essential information and insights needed for a successful day of advocacy. You’ll receive an overview of the key legislative issues, get tips on effective communication with lawmakers and hear from guest speakers. Prepare to engage, inform, and make an impact as we head to the Hill. Light morning refreshments will be provided.


6:30 a.m. Breakfast
7 a.m. Program Starts
7:15 a.m. Guest Speaker: Rep. Chuck Edwards (R-N.C.)
7:30 a.m. Guest Speaker: Sen. Steve Daines (R-Mont.)

Following the morning remarks, NAHB will provide bus transportation from the Marriott Marquis to Capitol Hill.

Learn more

Legislative Conference Reception

Wednesday, June 12 | 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Marriott Marquis DC, Independence Ballroom, Meeting Level 4 (Four Levels Below the Lobby)

Open to all registered meeting attendees and guests. Badge required at entry.

After a productive day of Capitol Hill office visits and meetings, the NAHB Legislative Conference will conclude with an evening reception at the Marriott Marquis. Join us as we celebrate our collective efforts and share experiences from the day.

Learn more

Additional Event Opportunities Additional registration and fees may be required.

Home Innovation Research Labs Fire Lab Tour

Monday, June 10 | 1-5 p.m. | Free
Departs from Marriott Marquis DC, Lobby Level, L Street NW Exit

Additional registration required. Availability is limited to 50 attendees.

A wholly owned, independent subsidiary of NAHB, Home Innovation’s mission is to improve building sustainability, energy efficiency, durability and affordability by removing the barriers to innovation in the building products industry. They do that through an integrated suite of third-party research services – Market Research, Product Testing & Certification in our accredited laboratory, and third-party Building Science Research where products are put to test in the field.

Join their experts on a private tour of their newly unveiled state-of-the art fire testing lab. The tour will include transportation to/from the Marriott Marquis DC. The tour itself is expected to last two-hours. Note that this is an active construction lab and you will be on your feet for the tour while navigating their site. Safety equipment will be provided when necessary.

Register now

New Attendee Workshop

Tuesday, June 11 | 4-5:30 p.m. | Free
Marriott Marquis DC, University of DC, Meeting Level 1 (One Level Below the Lobby)

Seating for this event is limited; RSVP is requested.

Are you new to attending the NAHB Leadership Meetings? If so, then this workshop is for you! Join a group of your peers from across the country for engaging conversation. You will hear from NAHB Senior Officers and a panel of experts who will discuss how to maximize your experience attending the leadership meetings, share how their leadership journeys began and how it has affected their business, and will learn best practices for utilizing the meetings as a networking opportunity.

This event is tailored to benefit newly engaged leaders, first-time attendees, young professionals, and new council and committee members, and to support mentorship program participants.

Learn more

Partner Event: Join Lori Harris for a Private Tour of the Hillwood Estate and Gardens

Thursday, June 13 | 9:45 a.m.-2:30 p.m. | $130 per person

Cost includes transportation, docent-led private tours and lunch.

Join us as we explore the former home of Marjorie Merriweather Post, former businesswoman, socialite, philanthropist and daughter of C. W. Post, owner of the General Foods corporation. After touring the estate and gardens, the group will have lunch together in the Merriweather café, followed by time to explore the gift shop and the two special exhibitions: Marjorie Merriweather Post’s Paris and Fragile Beauty: Art of the Ocean.

The tour will depart from the Marriott Marquis DC. Final activity details will be emailed a week prior to the activity to registered participants.

Learn more

BUILD-PAC Event: Capitol Club Event, Gold Key & Platinum Club Event

Thursday, June 13 | 7:30-10:30 p.m.
Departs from Marriott Marquis DC, Lobby Level, L Street NW Exit

Club membership and RSVP required

Learn more