Past & Future Conventions

NCA Statement on Convention Locations

NCA convention sites are selected five to seven years in advance. To learn more about the convention site selection, visit the links below:

  • 1915: Chicago
  • 1916: New York City
  • 1917: Chicago
  • 1918: No Convention
  • 1919: Chicago
  • 1920: Cleveland
  • 1921: Chicago
  • 1922: New York City
  • 1923: Cincinnati
  • 1924: Evanston
  • 1925: New York City
  • 1926: Chicago
  • 1927: Cincinnati
  • 1928: Chicago
  • 1929: New York City
  • 1930: Chicago
  • 1931: Detroit
  • 1932: Los Angeles
  • 1933: New York City
  • 1934: New Orleans
  • 1935: Chicago
  • 1936: St. Louis
  • 1937: New York City
  • 1938: Cleveland
  • 1939 Chicago
  • 1940: Washington, DC
  • 1941: Detroit
  • 1942: Chicago
  • 1943: New York City
  • 1944: Chicago
  • 1945: Columbus
  • 1946: Chicago
  • 1947: Salt Lake City
  • 1948: Washington, DC
  • December 28 - 30, 1949: Chicago
  • December 27 - 30, 1950: New York City
  • December 27 - 29, 1951: Chicago
  • December 29 - 31, 1952: Cincinnati
  • December 27 - 29, 1953: New York City
  • December 29 - 31, 1954: Chicago
  • December 28 - 30, 1955: Los Angeles
  • December 27 - 30, 1956: Chicago
  • August 25 - 29, 1957: Boston
  • December 27 - 31, 1958: Chicago
  • December 27 - 30, 1959: Washington, DC
  • December 28 - 30, 1960: St. Louis
  • December 27 - 30, 1961: New York City
  • December 27 - 30, 1962: Cleveland
  • August 18 - 21, 1963: Denver
  • December 27 - 30, 1964: Chicago
  • December 27 - 30, 1965: New York City
  • December 27 - 30, 1966: Chicago
  • December 27 - 30, 1967: Los Angeles
  • December 27 - 30, 1968: Chicago
  • December 27 - 30, 1969: New York City
  • December 27 - 30, 1970: New Orleans
  • December 27 - 30, 1971: San Francisco
  • December 27 - 30, 1972: Chicago
  • November 8 - 11, 1973: New York City
  • December 27 - 30, 1974: Chicago
  • December 27 - 30, 1975: Houston
  • December 27 - 30, 1976: San Francisco
  • December 1 - 4, 1977: Washington, DC
  • November 2 - 5,1978: Minneapolis
  • November 10 - 13, 1979: San Antonio
  • November 13 - 16, 1980: New York City
  • November 12 - 15, 1981: Anaheim
  • November 4 - 7, 1982: Louisville
  • November 10 - 13, 1983: Washington, DC
  • November 1 - 4, 1984: Chicago
  • November 7 - 10, 1985: Denver
  • November 13 - 16, 1986 Chicago
  • November 5 - 8, 1987: Boston
  • November 3 - 6, 1988: New Orleans
  • November 18 - 21, 1989: San Francisco
  • November 1 - 4, 1990: Chicago
  • October 31 - November 3, 1991: Atlanta
  • October 29 - November 1, 1992: Chicago
  • November 18 - 21, 1993: Miami
  • November 19 - 22, 1994: New Orleans
  • November 18 - 21, 1995: San Antonio
  • November 23 - 26, 1996: San Diego
  • November 20 - 23, 1997: Chicago
  • November 21 - 24, 1998: New York City
  • November 4 - 7, 1999: Chicago
  • November 9 - 12, 2000: Seattle
  • November 1 - 4, 2001: Atlanta
  • November 21 - 24, 2002: New Orleans
  • November 20 - 23, 2003: Miami Beach
  • November 11 - 14, 2004: Chicago
  • November 17 - 20, 2005: Boston
  • November 16 - 19, 2006: San Antonio
  • November 15 - 18, 2007: Chicago
  • November 21 - 24, 2008: San Diego
  • November 12 - 15, 2009: Chicago
  • November 14 - 17, 2010: San Francisco
  • November 17 - 20, 2011: New Orleans
  • November 15 - 18, 2012: Orlando
  • November 21 - 24, 2013: Washington, DC
  • November 20 - 23, 2014: Chicago
  • November 19 - 22, 2015: Las Vegas
  • November 10 - 13, 2016: Philadelphia
  • November 16 - 19, 2017: Dallas
  • November 8 - 11, 2018: Salt Lake City
  • November 14 - 17, 2019: Baltimore
  • November 19 - 22, 2020: Indianapolis
  • November 18 - 21, 2021: Seattle
  • 2022: New Orleans
  • 2023: National Harbor
  • 2024: New Orleans
  • 2025: Rockies/Denver