Annual Conference

Early Registration:  $325
Late Registration (after April 10, 2020):  $375
Guest Registration:  $100

Room rate:  $153 per night (includes resort fee)
The room rate is guaranteed until March 29, 2020


Conference participants will stay at the Beau Rivage Resort in Biloxi.  To make reservations use the hotel reservation link above or call the Beau Rivage at 1-888-567-6667.  Be sure to mention you are with the Mississippi Planning and Development Districts Conference to receive the group rate of $153 per night plus tax.  The rate is guaranteed until March 29, 2020 and requires a first night deposit.

As part of the 2020 MAPDD conference activities, conference participants may register to participate in one of two special events offered on Tuesday, April 28, 2020.

Golden Gator Golf Tournament

Conference participants may register to play in the TRIO Golden Gator Golf Tournament being held Tuesday, April 28th, at the Sunkist Golf Course in Biloxi, compliments of TRIO Community Meals.  Lunch will be provided for golf participants at noon with a shotgun tournament start at 1:00 pm.   The tournament does require participants to pre-register and is limited to the first 72 players. 

Betsy Ann Riverboat Cruise

Conference participants may register to participate in a boat cruise of the MS Gulf on Tuesday, April 28th, from 11:00 – 1:00 or 2:00 – 4:00.  The cruise will feature a two-hour riverboat cruise between Deer Island and Biloxi.  During the cruise you will be able to enjoy beautiful scenery and delightful wildlife sightings.

Early Bird Reception

Conference participants are encouraged to join us as we kick off the conference at the Biloxi Town Green.  The Town Green is located on Beach Boulevard (Hwy 90) one block east of the Beau Rivage.  The Early-Bird reception is sponsored by TRIO Community Meals and will feature live music.

2020 Sponsorship information can be found here.

For more information regarding the 2020 MAPDD annual conference contact MAPDD staff here.