2019 NGEAO Annual Conference Itinerary
September 25th & 26th, 2019

Wednesday Mixer 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Enjoy networking in this festive environment with face to face interaction with Ben Seidman. We will provide heavy hors d'oeuvres, luscious desserts, beer, wine, and non-alcoholic drinks. There will be a cash bar. 

Thursday Breakfast 6:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Wake up to a hearty breakfast buffet, complete with eggs, bacon, sausage, fruits, pastries, biscuits and gravy served at the Golf Course clubhouse. 

Thursday AM Golf Tee Off at 8:00 AM 

Fore! Grab your clubs and join us for some fun on the golf course. Cherokee Golf Course is located west of the casino. Golf Bag storage is available Wednesday from 7:00AM to 2:00PM in the clubhouse. 

Thursday Lunch 11:00 – 1:30 PM

We are serving grilled chicken, hamburgers and all the trimmings at the Golf Course clubhouse. 

Thursday Bowling 2:00 - 5:00 PM
NGEAO’s “Taking Care of Bowling in a Flash!” 
Sheridan Lanes Bowling Alley - SE Corner of 31st Street & Sheridan Avenue.

Got a Hunk’a Burnin’ Love to Bowl?!? Well, don’t Get All Shook up about it; Elvis never left the building! Plan to register for the industry’s largest and longest-running bowling tournament! Pull on those rhinestone shades, your Hawaiian shirt or that leather jacket and get to the alley, roll a few and take in some tunes from The King. “Strikes” will again benefit the Special Olympics Bowling Tournament and………That’s Alright! 
Bowlers that require transportation to/from the Hard Rock (highly recommended!) can catch the shuttle at the southwest entrance of the hotel at 1:15 PM, which leaves promptly at 1:30 PM. The shuttle will Return to Sender at 5:00 PM. If you would like to be paired with a customer or co-worker on your bowling team, please direct those requests to John Points at [email protected] Thank you……thank you very much!
See you at The Lanes! And remember; It’s Now or Never!

Thursday Happy Hour 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM

Please join us for a cocktail reception prior to the big show!  NGEAO will provide beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages. A cash bar is also available.


Thursday Dinner and Awards 7:15 PM – 9:30 PM

Let's wrap up the Annual Conference in style. You will enjoy a live show from comedian/magician Ben Seidman. As if the dinner wasn't enough, we'll have prizes for each sporting event and have lots of great door prize drawings you won't want to miss. You must be present to win door prizes.

If you would like to volunteer to help in the various events, please contact Alyn Williams at [email protected]. 

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

777 West Cherokee

Catoosa, OK 74015 

Hotel Registration Deadline at Midnight, August 24th, 2019

Direct Link: https://gc.synxis.com/rez.aspx?Hotel=79282&Chain=13924&group=NGEAOK18


  1. Click on your direct link
  2. Select your date of arrival
  3. Click check availability
  4. On the right hand side of the page (under the rate) click view available rooms
  5. Select your room type and click confirm
  6. Enter your information and method of payment
  7. Click confirm reservation