Frequently Asked Questions

Yes and no. Convention registration is sent to the District Office whereas Hotel Registration is sent to the hotel. Although payments are sent to two different places, members must be registered for the hotel AND convention center to attend DCON

Hotel parking is $17.50 per 24 hours contrary. When paying for parking at District Convention, make sure to note that you are with the Kiwanis event, so the discount for parking will reflect accordingly. Hotel parking is recommended.

The map of The Westin Los Angeles Airport can be located on their website. Here is the link to it: https://www.marriott.com/en-us/hotels/laxwi-the-westin-los-angeles-airport/overview/

Park cars first, then check in to hotel, then register.

A judging committee of alumni and Kiwanians judge the awards.

Yes, rehearsals are only right after Saturday Awards Night and dinner. The Westin Los Angeles Airport will not allow rehearsals in the hotel or outside the convention center due to the chance to disturb the guests.

The Fan Favorites voting table will be released through a google form Bring your friends along to vote!

*Voting only applies to acts that applied under the category of “exhibition.”

SAA stands for Sergeant-At-Arms. To make sure that this year’s District Convention is a safe environment, SAA volunteers are responsible for enforcing the Code of Conduct and Dress Code of the event. SAA volunteers will make sure all attendees will abide by the rules of the LA Convention Center and Hotel at all times throughout the duration of the event

You serving as an SAA volunteer for District Convention 2022 will make sure attendees are safe, aware, and reminded of the Code of Conduct and Dress Code and the Hotel and Convention Rules and that they are enjoying this event. SAAs will be assigned to a shift that they must carry out during the event. Upon completion of a shift, they will receive a token of appreciation from the SAA Chair, Ren Duong.

Based on the LA Health Guidelines, we have an update on the COVID policy:

- a proof of vaccination, no need for a negative test

- negative test if you aren’t vaccinated

We will still check for both if you do have it but both (proof and negative test) is NOT required

Luckily, the hotel provides shuttles from and to the convention center every 15 and 25 minutes. For more information visit https://www.marriott.com/en-us/hotels/laxwi-the-westin-los-angeles-airport/overview/ where it says getting to their location.