For Members

Fellowship Convention: October 25-27, 2019


Wesley Chapel, FL at the Saddlebrook Resort & Spa

5700 Saddlebrook Way, Wesley Chapel, FL 33543

 


Online registration closes on September 22 at midnight ET

  • You may also select a meal plan for yourself and a non-FA Guest.
  • Please wait to register until you know your FINAL CHOICES FOR MEAL PLAN and registration.You will not be able to change them after payment is made.

On-Site Registration will be available with $15 late fee. No meal plans will be sold on-site--you must register online by September 22 to purchase a food plan


Meal Plan Pricing

    • Friday dinner through Sunday lunch: $239
    • Friday dinner through Sunday breakfast: $204
    • Saturday dinner only: $54
    • Sunday extra boxed lunch/meal to go: $36

Click here to view the DRAFT 2019 Fellowship Convention meal plan.


Lodging 

Hotel Information 

Wesley Chapel, FL at the Saddlebrook Resort & Spa
5700 Saddlebrook Way, Wesley Chapel, FL 33543

Hotel Room Prices

    • 1-bedroom suite/deluxe suite (up to four people): $152/night
    • 2-bedroom suite (up to six people): $239/night
    • NOTE: Rooms available on a first come first served basis

FA hotel room rate ends Wednesday, September 25, or when all rooms have been filled. Please note you will be charged a deposit of one night's stay upon booking. 

CLICK HERE TO BOOK YOUR HOTEL ROOM 


Transportation

Airport Transportation

        • The closest airport is the Tampa International Airport, which is 35 minutes from Saddlebrook
        • Airport transfer prices (one-way)
            • $40 per person for shared shuttle if traveling alone
            • $85 (up to two people) for shared sedan
            • $105 (up to five people) for shared shuttle
        • Book airport transfers to/from Saddlebrook by sending an email to esantiago@saddlebrook.com or calling 813-907-4455 
        • For more information on transportation options to/from the hotel, click here.

Hotel Parking

        • If you're bringing a car to Saddlebrook, the cost per day is $8. To park overnight, the cost is $15. Parking at Saddlebrook is valet only.
        • Rental cars are available on-site at the hotel from Hertz for $60/day--call 813-907-7329 to book

Ride and Lodging Sharing List

To submit a request to share/offer a ride or lodging or to see responses from other members, click here: Ride and Lodging Sharing List  You will need to log into your personal profile on the FA website to access the list. If you have any questions, send an email to FARideAndLodging@gmail.com


 Volunteer for Service (6+ months abstinence required)

If you have questions about being a greeter, send an email to FAGreeterVolunteer@gmail.com. If you have questions about helping with registration, send an email to FARegVolunteer@gmail.com


About the Fellowship Convention

The Fellowship Convention will be devoted to strengthening our recovery with an infusion of experience, strength, and hope. Whether you are new to FA or have been in the program for years, all are welcome and encouraged to come. No formal business is planned. The resort is also family-friendly, so please feel free to bring your loved ones.  

Schedule

      • Click here to view the schedule.

Activities

      • FA meetings
      • Topic sharing sessions
      • Speaker qualification recordings
      • connection art and writing sessions
      • "Meet & greet" gatherings
      • Nightly entertainment
      • Pool volleyball, swimming, yoga, jogging/walking groups, board games
      • Free time to relax and soak up the Florida sun
      • Hotel offerings (for an extra fee): tennis, golf, spa services

Phone List

A phone list of Fellowship Convention registrants will be distributed after registration closes and prior to the Convention via email. We will not have printed copies available at the Convention. The phone number listed in your personal profile on the FA website is the number that will appear on the phone list.


Refund Policy

Refunds will be made on registration and meal plan fees if requested by email to the FA World Service Office (fa@foodaddicts.org) by September 22 at midnight ET. We will require you to agree not to dispute the Convention charge with your credit card company for any reason, and to contact the FA World Service Office by email for resolution.


Questions

If you have any questions, please send an email to convention@foodaddicts.org


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