2018 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 January 22 & 23!

Lobby Days 2018 will begin promptly at 9:30am on Monday, January 22 with a training in the Capitol building. Please be there at 9:00am 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 9:30am on Monday, January 22.  We are asking all attendees to meet at 8:30am to check in and receive training materials.  Lobby Days wil conclude on Tuesday, January 23 at 4:00pm. A full agenda will be emailed to registered participants

Lunch will be provided both days. 


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. 

Redroof Inn
2930 Hospitality St, Tallahassee, FL 32303
(850) 385-7884

2516 Lakeshore Dr, Tallahassee, FL 32312
(850) 553-4400

Holiday Inn
1355 Apalachee Pkwy, Tallahassee, FL
(850) 877-3171

Double Tree Suites
(5 minutes, walking distance)
101 S Adams St  Tallahassee, 32301
(850) 224-5000


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. 

Click here for more information about parking: 


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.