Spouse and Family Information

The 2017 ABCA Convention is set for Jan. 5-8, 2017 in Anaheim, California. Events will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center with the adjacent Marriott and Hilton as the host hotels, which are all just across the street from Disneyland! Last year, nearly 700 spouses attended the convention and once again there are plenty of activities for spouses and families that want to join in the fun of the 73rd annual ABCA Convention and explore Anaheim! Spouses and children under 18 years old can receive a free guest badge on-site!




Spouses Breakfast

The Spouses Breakfast is an annual event hosted by the spouse of the current ABCA President. This year's event, hosted by Diane Casey, will include a free continental breakfast, a raffle as well as group activities. Breakfast will take place Friday, January 6 in the Marriott's Platinum Ballroom beginning at 9:30 a.m. All spouses are welcome to attend!



The host hotels for the 2017 ABCA Convention are the Anaheim Marriott and the Hilton Anaheim, which are directly adjacent to the Anaheim Convention Center. The clinics and Trade Show will take place in the convention center while special events such as the Spouses Breakfast, ABCA/Diamond Hall of Fame/Coach of the Year Banquet and the ABCA/Diamond Kinetics Honors Luncheon will be held at the Anaheim Marriott. Hotel reservations can be made beginning Sept. 1, 2016 at the ABCA group rate of $119.

Link: Hotel Information


Transportation Discounts

The ABCA and Delta Air Lines have teamed up and are pleased to offer discounted flights to the 2017 ABCA Convention. Attendees and their families may book flights to five surrounding airports and receive the ABCA discount. Additionally, SuperShuttle is offering discounted airport shuttles to all attendees and families or ABCA members may utilize the ABCA's Member Discount Program to receive up to 25% off of rental cars. Please visit our Transportation Discounts page for full booking instructions.


Discounted Disneyland Tickets

Disneyland has partnered with the ABCA to offer discounted tickets for 2017 convention attendees and their families. Check your confirmation e-mail after registering for the convention for additional details and link to purchase discounted tickets. All discounted tickets must be purchased prior to Wednesday, January 4, 2017.






Show your badge & save!

Promotional offers and discounts are exclusively available to attendees during the 2017 ABCA Convention! By showing your event badge at participating restaurants, stores & attractions, you'll save money! Some participating companies include: Dave & Buster's, Aquarium of the Pacific, The Outlets at Orange, Anaheim Indoor Marketplace, House of Blues Anaheim, Macy's, Bloomingdale's, Serengeti Grill, and more!

For a complete list of participating restaurants, stores & attractions, along with additional details about how to redeem your discounts, please check out the "Show Your Badge & Save Program" website.