Registration is OPEN!

Register NOW for the District 5010 Conference
 May 12-15, 2022  Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge
It will have been 3 years since we have had a District Conference and DG Cheryl wants to celebrate with all of us!  
On Thursday, May 12, District Assembly will begin at noon. The conference will officially open at 11 am on Friday.  The day will be capped off with a cornhole tournament and Country BBQ, featuring live music from the Ken Peltier Band.  The conference continues Saturday with inspirational speakers including the Eskimo Ninja Nick Hanson, Wakami founder Maria Pacheco and keynote speaker Sylvia Whitlock, Rotary’s First Woman Club President.  The Conference will end at 10:30 am on Sunday, May 15.  This fun weekend will be a great way to reconnect with old friends and make new ones from across the District! 
Getting to the Conference

Alaska Tour & Travel – Park Connection Bus - Anchorage to Talkeetna Lodge:

Alaska Tour & Travel ( or 907-245-0200) manages the Park Connection bus which offers daily service between Anchorage and Talkeetna beginning Thursday, May 12.   The bus departs the Dena'ina Center at 3:00 PM, arriving at the Talkeetna Alaska Lodge at 5:30 PM.  Due to permitting, they CANNOT pick up from the airport.  This is a great option for people arriving Thursday who are not attending the Assembly to get to the Lodge the night prior to start of the convention.  Cost is $70 per person, one way.
On Sunday, the bus departs Talkeetna Lodge at 11:00 AM and arrives in Anchorage 1:30 PM.  The conference wraps up at 10:30am Sunday morning.
They also have a van for private transfer available.  Seating up to 12 adults with luggage.  It's a flat rate regardless of 2 or 12 people @ $675 one way ($56 per person with 12 people).  Click here to book
Alaska Airlines Discount:
Alaska Airlines has provided us with a 5% discount.  Discount Code ECMD697 has been activated and is available for booking. To use the Discount Code, go online to and input the Discount Code when searching for flights. The discount will be applied to any flights meeting the contract parameters. By clicking the “?” next to the discount code box after entering the code you may view a detailed description of the rules.  You and your guests may also use the Discount Code by calling Alaska Airlines Group Desk; however, a $15.00 per person service fee will apply.
Alaska Railroad Discount:
All Rotary Conference attendees and travel companions will receive an incredible 20% discount on our fabulous Adventure Class rail cars. A journey on their iconic train is the best way to take in the magnificence of our great State!
We have an amazing Alaskan reservation team who are more than happy to book any and all your activities and lodging along the way! Visit us online at to learn more. Please keep in mind, in order to receive this special 20% discount, every conference attendee and travel companion must make their reservation by phone and use the promo code ROTARY22 when making a reservation at 1.800.544.0552.  Please make note, this discounted travel offer will be available ‘two weeks prior or two weeks after’ the official Rotary Conference date of May 13th, 2022.
Registration Information
Registration Information
All Rotarians are encouraged to attend the District Conference!  The District conference provides an ideal opportunity for members to learn more about Rotary International, our District 5010, leadership and service opportunities, all while forging new friendships. 
Registration Fees include meals, plenary sessions, & banquet:
Rotarian Registration  $250
Guest/Non-Rotarian Partner Registration  $200
Rotaract Registration $100
District Assembly $50

Congratulations to Penny Palmquist, winner of the flight-seeing trip for two with a glacier landing, 
generously donated by
Tonya Gamble  (
Kathy Timm  (
Conference Lodging at the Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge

We have secured a special conference rate at Talkeetna Lodge, our conference location. Just $150 per night, first come first serve on the room type. This should incentivize everyone to book early to get Mountain Side and Main Lodge rooms! Once these rooms are filled, reservations will flow to the exterior lodge rooms. Please request the room type preferred when making reservations. 
The Lodge has also made a limited number of RV sites available to reserve. 
Call The Alaska Collection by Pursuit at 1-800-808-8068 or email either by phone or email, simply say that you are with the Rotary Conference May 2022, and the discounted rate applies.