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Things To Do While Attending NAFOA's 34th Annual Conference

February 18, 2016

Things To Do While Attending NAFOA's 34th Annual Conference


The 34th Annual Conference will take place April 18 - 19, 2016 at the Sheraton Wild Horse Pass Resort & Spa in Phoenix, AZ. 

In addition to providing engaging and informative learning sessions, NAFOA's Annual Conference provides an unparalleled opportunity to network and connect with old friends, or meet new ones. Join us for the President's Reception on April 18 immediately following the last panel session of the day on the Akimel Lawn and the Closing Reception at the western town of Rawhide on April 19 at the close of conference.


Below please find resort and other local activities to enjoy.


                                                      Resort Activities 


Whirlwind Golf Club

Whirlwind Golf Club is a truly unique Southwest golf experience sensitively designed to preserve the rich cultural heritage of the Gila River Indian Community.

River Adventure

Receive daily passes to enjoy the use of water bikes, kayaks, stand-up paddleboards and paddleboats.


Discover over 90 designer outlet stores at Phoenix Premium Outlets located at Wild Horse Pass.


Local Community Activity                                       


Phoenix Indian Center - Annual Silver & Turquoise Ball

The Spirit of Energy: Traditional to Modern Expression

Enjoy entertainment, Native cuisine, premiere American Indian art, and a silent and live auction on Saturday, April 16, 2016 in Scottsdale, AZ. For more information, call (602) 264-6768 or visit the website.


We hope you enjoy your time in Phoenix!