Register to attend the annual NMRPA State Conference and enjoy all the educational and social opportunities it has to offer!
The 2019 NMRPA State Conference & Annual Meeting will be held in Hobbs, New Mexico, August 20-23, 2019. View the proposed schedule here.
Come and discover the “Wow” Factor as it relates to Parks & Recreation facilities in Hobbs. You don’t want to miss this opportunity. There will be plenty of chances for fun, networking, fitness, and learning! Or choose a certification/educational track.
Conference and Awards Luncheon Location: The CORE (Center of Recreational Excellence), located at 4827 N Lovington Hwy, in Hobbs, New Mexico, is the city’s new $63.5 million, 158,000 square foot, multi-generational recreation center that opened on June 2, 2018.
Golf Tournament & Tuesday Evening Social Location: Shotgun start on the afternoon of Tuesday, August 20, at Rockwind Community Links located at 5001 Jack Gomez Blvd in Hobbs, is the city’s award-winning golf course that opened in May 2015. Rockwind was recently ranked #3 on Golfweek’s Best Courses You Can Play in New Mexico.
Watch the Good Day New Mexico segment on this award-winning golf course here. Following the completion of the NMRPA Golf Tournament, there will be a fajita dinner (complimentary to NMRPA Golf Tournament participants and all NMRPA Conference attendees), live music and a cash bar.
Wednesday Evening Social Location: Join us at the Turf Club at Zia Park Casino Hotel & Racetrack located at 3901 W Millen Dr in Hobbs on Wednesday, August 21 for a social dinner that will feature complimentary hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar. The Starting Gate Bar & Grill will be the site for the after-party party! Tables will be reserved for NMRPA Conference attendees.
Thursday Evening Private Pool Party: Join us for complimentary light hors d’oeuvres at the CORE at 7:00 p.m. to be followed by a Private Pool Party for all NMRPA Conference attendees and guests (guests must register and pay a fee) in the CORE’s award winning indoor water park, CORE Splash! Splash was recently honored by the World Waterpark Association with a Leading Edge Award for the “WOW! Factor” and use of technology. Bring your swim suit and get ready to have fun in CORE Splash from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. NMRPA Conference attendees will be able to use all of the CORE’s amenities. The CORE will close at 10:00 p.m. (aquatics amenities close at 9:30 p.m.).