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SPECIAL NOTE: Pre-Registration is closed. Please do not mail or fax registration forms. If you would like to attend convention please register onsite at Moody Gardens in Galveston . Onsite registration will open Wednesday, December 3 at 3:00 pm.

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>> Registration Form
>> Hotel Information
>> Overall Agenda
>> Program Listing NEW!
>> Division & Section Elections NEW!
>> Meetings, Socials & Meal Functions NEW!

Invited Speakers:
>> Keynote Speakers
>> Invited Dance Artist
>> ACSM Speaker NEW!

Special Convention Extras:
>> APENS Exam NEW!
>> Free Ropes Course NEW!
>> Student Social & Student 101 NEW!
>> From the Heart of TAHPERD NEW!

>> Vendor Policy
Mark Your Calendars to Attend!

91st Annual Convention

December 3 - 6, 2014
Moody Gardens Hotel & Convention Center
Galveston, Texas

There is a total of 20.5 PDC/CEU credits available at this year's convention.

Registration Rates:
Late Registration
After November 1

Hotel Information:

For complete hotel details CLICK HERE.

Moody Gardens Hotel
(Headquarters Hotel)
$113.00 Flat Rate
(409) 741-8484

San Luis Resort Spa & Conference Center
$113.00 Flat Rate
(409) 744-1500

Hilton Galveston Island Resort
$103.00 Flat Rate
(409) 744-5000

All reservations must be made by the
cut-off date of November 10, 2014 in order to receive these convention rates.

Hotel Occupancy Tax – 15%

Additional Hotels for TAHPERD Convention
If Moody Gardens, the San Luis, and the Galveston Island Hilton are all sold out, attendees may contact any of the following hotels.  Please be aware there are no discounted rates available, as TAHPERD does not have contracts with any of these hotels. 

Inn at the Waterpark (4 blocks from Moody Gardens)
2525 Jones Road, Galveston, TX  77554
(409) 740-1155

Holiday Inn Express & Suites
(Closer to Moody Gardens on the Seawall)
8628 Seawall Blvd., Galveston, TX  77554
(409) 740-7900

Holiday Inn Resort: Galveston-On the Beach
(Next to the San Luis)
5002 Seawall Blvd., Galveston, TX  77551
(409) 740-5300


For Those Flying:
 The Moody Gardens Hotel is located 40 miles from Houston Hobby Airport and 70 miles from the George Bush Intercontinental Airport.

Shuttle Transportation: You may arrange for shuttle transportation from either Hobby or Intercontinental by contacting Galveston Limousine Service at (800) 640-4826 or visiting their website at for current fees.

For Those Driving: You will enter Galveston on I-45 South, exit 61st Street. Turn right on 61st Street. Turn right on Stewart Road. Stay straight to go onto Jones Drive. Turn right onto Hope Blvd. For door to door driving instructions, please refer to or Google Maps

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