2019 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 March 11-12!
Lobby Days 2019 training will begin promptly aton Monday, March 11 in the Capitol building. Please be there at to receive your training packet and team assignment. The room location will be e-mailed to registered participants.
Our comprehensive training will include: an 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 2019 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]
On Monday, March 11 we are asking all attendees to meet at 8:30am to check in and receive training materials. We will be starting our training promptly at 9:00am. Lobby Days will conclude on Tuesday, March 12 at 6:00pm. A full agenda will be emailed to registered participants. Lunch will be provided both days.
HOTELS / ACCOMMODATIONS
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
La Quinta Inn Tallahassee North
2905 N Monroe St, Tallahassee, FL 32303
Wyndham Garden Tallahassee
1355 Apalachee Pkwy, Tallahassee, FL
Double Tree Suites
(5 minutes, walking distance)
101 S Adams St Tallahassee, 32301
Florida People's Advocacy Center
603 N. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.
(1 mile from the Capitol; affordable dorm-style lodging; advise that you are attending Equality Florida Lobby Days when booking)
**Affordable accommodations can also be found at: 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.