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Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center
One John Nolen Drive
Madison, WI 53703

FFRF's 40th annual convention promises to be packed full of interesting speakers, pre-convention legal workshops and opportunities to socialize with other convention-goers. Get to know freethinkers from across the nation; make new friends and reconnect with old ones. 

gEneral schedule

Attendees can visit Freethought Hall for a free open house from 9:30 a.m. to noon on Friday. The Betty Lou Cruise on Lake Monona, from 10:45 a.m. to 1 p.m., has capacity for 86. Convention registration starts at 2 p.m. at Monona Terrace, with workshops and snacks from 3-5 p.m. Friday dinner is on your own — or join us at the first-ever FFRF Tailgate Party, serving up Wisconsin tailgate favorites from 5-6:45 p.m. The formal program begins Friday at 7 p.m., ending with complimentary dessert and beverages. The convention resumes Saturday with the optional Non-Prayer Breakfast at 8 a.m. The morning program starts at 9:30 a.m. After a two-hour lunch on your own, the program resumes at 2 p.m. An optional dinner banquet begins at 6 p.m., to be followed by the evening speaker and entertainment. Sunday morning features the annual meetings of members and state representatives, ending by noon.



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