Washington Fly-In 2022
Top business leaders from our community travel to the Capitol to advocate for Jefferson's interests during the annual Washington Fly-In Sept. 14-16. The Fly-In is vital for discussing important business issues with Jefferson Parish's congressional delegation and other federal officials.
Attendees will spend three days and two nights in Washington D.C. The Jefferson Chamber makes all hotel and flight arrangements and coordinates meetings, networking opportunities and after-hours activities during the trip.
Limited opportunities available to sponsor and/or attend.
Below is the current agenda for the trip:
Wednesday, September 14th:
1:00pm- Transportation from DCA to Mandarin Hotel
1:30pm- Grab and Go Lunch from the Mandarin
2:00pm – 4:00pm –US Chamber Legislative Briefings
4:05-5:30pm – Free time
5:30- Load Bus
5:45pm- Transportation to Adams and Reese
6:00pm-9:00pm Po’boys and Politics
After Reception* – Optional Late night Capitol Tour with Garret Graves
**Transportation back to hotel to be arranged on your own**
Thursday, September 15th
6:00- 8:00am – Breakfast at Hotel
7:30am- Meet in Lobby to load the bus
7:45am- Coach transfer to Capitol Welcome Center
8:00am -Bus drop off at Capitol Welcome Center
8:30am- 1:30pm- Briefings with LA Congressional Delegation
1:30pm- 5:00pm – *Optional Bus to Hotel* Free time
5:00pm – Meet in lobby for bus
5:15pm- Coach to Capitol Hill Club
5:30pm-7:00pm- Reception with Congressman Scalise at the Capitol Hill Club Speakers Room located on the 3rd floor
**V. Dress: Members and guests are courteously requested to observe the following regulations regarding dress at the Club. Gentlemen will please wear coats and ties in the Main Dining Room. Coats with collared shirts will be acceptable throughout the other areas of the Club. Current trends dictate the acceptability of ladies’ high-fashion attire.**
*** Transportation back to hotel to be arranged on your own***
Friday, September 16th
6:00am 8:00am- Breakfast at Hotel
8:10am- Meet in Lobby with bags packed to load bus
8:15am- Transportation from Mandarin Oriental to Arlington Cemetery
8:30am-10:30am Arlington Cemetery Tour
10:35AM- Meet at Bus for transportation to Washington Harbour
10:45am- Transportation from Arlington Cemetery to The Washington
Harbour (3000 K St NW, Washington, DC 20007)
11:00am- 12:55pm- Lunch at Farmers, Fishers, and Bakers
1:00pm-3:00pm- Boat tour on the Potomac River - Meet At Very End of 31st Street!!
3:05pm- Transportation from Washington Harbour to DCA
Date and Time
Wednesday Sep 14, 2022 Friday Sep 16, 2022
Flight Schedule If Purchasing "All Inclusive Package":
Wednesday, September 14th
MSY to DCA
1hr 5m layover
Friday, September 16th
DCA to MSY
1330 Maryland Ave SW,
Washington, DC 20024
EVENT SPONSORSHIPS - $3000
Washington D.C. Fly-In - U.S. Chamber Briefing ($3,000) | September 14-16, 2022
Attendees hear from representatives of the US Chamber of Commerce as they discuss the inside scoop on hot issues and policies affecting the business community. Held at the Mandarin Oriental, which is prominently placed along the Capital’s revitalized Southwest Waterfront, Washington DC.
Washington D.C. Fly-In - Congressional Luncheon ($3,000) | September 14-16, 2022
Featuring members of Louisiana’s Congressional Delegation in a discussion on top issues affecting Jefferson Parish. Held in a private meeting room at the US Capitol Welcome Center.
Set sail with the Jefferson Chamber as we take to the Potomac River. Enjoy a 2-hour River Boat Cruise to see the sights of DC from the water.
SUPPORTING SPONSORSHIPS - $500 - $2,500
Washington D.C. Fly-In - Breakfast Sponsor ($2,500) | September 14-16, 2022
Attendees dine on a hearty breakfast each morning in the Marina Room of the Mandarin Oriental.
Prior to the Capitol River Cruise, the group will enjoy lunch at Farmers, Fishers, and Bakers on the Georgetown Waterfront.
Register for this exciting event by contacting Caroline Starlight at (504) 835-3880 or email@example.com.