Host State-Sponsored Guest & Spouse Activities

 

Host state-sponsored activities are open to all registered conference guests and spouses. Pre-registration is required and space is limited. Please email registration@csg.org for more information. You may also sign-up onsite at the CSG Registration and Information Desk.

Thursday, Dec. 6

 

Newport Gangster Tour by American Legacy Tours
10:30 a.m. - Noon
Bus will begin loading at 10 a.m. and will depart from the Madison Street side of the Northern Kentucky Convention Center.
Explore the streets where the mob made their millions, gamblers lost their lives, and ladies of the night earned their reputations. Join our gangster guides for a raucous high-energy presentation inside an old casino as they explain the historic significance of Newport and how this little town gave birth to the modern-day gaming industry.
 
Friday, Dec. 7
 
New Riff Distilling
1:30 - 4 p.m. 
Bus will begin loading at 1 p.m. and will depart from the Madison Street side of the Northern Kentucky Convention Center.
Come experience a cooking demo with a holiday focus at one of the area’s newest family-owned distilleries. The cooking demo will include food pairings and a wine and beer tasting.

 

Saturday, Dec. 8
National Underground Railroad Freedom Center
Women of Courage Tour
10:30 a.m. - Noon
Bus will begin loading at 10 a.m. and will depart from the Madison Street side of the Northern Kentucky Convention Center.
This tour highlights the courage, cooperation and perseverance of more than 20 women who each overcame personal struggles to achieve freedom. This tour highlights the accomplishments of women who have championed freedom in the U.S. and across the globe. Some of the women featured on the tour include Ellen Craft, Harriet Tubman, Mary Ann Shadd Cary and Susan B. Anthony.
 
National Underground Railroad Freedom Center
Faith to Freedom Tour
1:30 - 3 p.m.
Bus will begin loading at 1 p.m. and will depart from the Madison Street side of the Northern Kentucky Convention Center.
This tour shares the story of those who, by their faith, helped loosen the shackles of slavery from this nation. In the decades leading up to the American Civil War, nearly four million men, women and children were enslaved. A group of devout members of the faith community banded together and helped form one of the most successful resistance movements this country has ever seen—the Underground Railroad.