2018 Lobby Days
EQUALITY FLORIDA LOBBY DAYS
"Lobby Days was hands-down the most meaningful experience I've had during my time with this organization and I am beyond grateful for and humbled by the many amazing volunteers that spent time with us.” -Morgan, 2015 Field & Media Intern
Join us for Equality Florida Lobby Days!
Lobby Days 2018 will begin promptly aton Monday, January 22 with a training in the Capitol building. Please be there at to receive your training packet and team assignment. Location will be e-mailed to registered participants.
Our comprehensive training will include: update on the current climate of the Florida legislature; lobby techniques; and in-depth information regarding the LGBTQ equality, reproductive justice, and gun violence prevention for the 2018 session.
After the training staff will put you into teams and give you a list of pre-scheduled meetings to attend.
Questions: Please Email [email protected]
We will be starting our training promptly at. We are asking all attendees to meet at to check in and receive training materials. Lobby Days wil conclude . A full agenda will be emailed to registered participants
Lunch will be provided both days.
HOTELS / ACCOMODATIONS
There are many hotels in the Tallahassee area, some within walking distance of the Capitol and some just a short drive away. Here are some recommendations at various price points.
2930 Hospitality St, Tallahassee, FL 32303
2516 Lakeshore Dr, Tallahassee, FL 32312
1355 Apalachee Pkwy, Tallahassee, FL
Double Tree Suites
(5 minutes, walking distance)
101 S Adams St Tallahassee, 32301
Affordable accomodations can also be found at: https://www.airbnb.com/
There is metered street parking all around the Capitol complex. There are also several parking garages, including Kleman Plaza parking garage, a block from the Capitol.
Businesses appropriate attire should be worn while in the Capitol. This includes suits, slacks, button up shirts, knee length skirts, dresses and close-toed shoes. No jeans. Please wear comfortable (but business appropriate) shoes as there is a lot of walking involved in Lobby Days.