News and Events
Plans are well underway for future conventions. Follow the link to learn more about each future convention destination.
- June 26-30, 2015: Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. Few destinations can match Honolulu's exciting array of entertainment, outdoor activities and Aloha Spirit that sets it apart. Renowned for pristine beaches and lush tropical scenery, visitors will delight in the exotic history and rich heritage of The Islands found nowhere else in the world. Timeless beauty, in contrast between the ancient and the modern, make discovering Hawai'i so enjoyable – and the perfect gathering place for guests from all around the world.
- June 24 - 28, 2016: Fukuoka, Japan. Located in southwest Japan, the charming City of Fukuoka is a well-balanced harmony between the old and new. Since ancient times, Fukuoka has grown into one of Asia's leading shopping and gourmet centers. Traditional festivals, an abundance of fresh seafood, a modern downtown area and the lively atmosphere of yatai street stalls blend together with the natural beauty of Hakata Bay and Fukuoka's surrounding mountain greenery. Serene nature, urban vitality and heartfelt hospitality are just some of the reasons that make Fukuoka City the place where you want to stay longer.
- June 30-July 4, 2017: Chicago, Illinois, USA. Lions Clubs International is celebrating its 100th Anniversary! Welcome to Chicago! Set amid one of the world's most magnificent skylines, miles of stunning lakefront, unrivaled architecture, and world-class shopping and dining, the "The City That Works" is the ideal convention destination. Jam-packed with cultural riches, an abundance of activities, a diverse ethnic population and friendly hospitality, Chicago is an unforgettable experience for visitors of all ages.
- June 29 – July 3, 2018 MGM Grand Resort, Las Vegas, Nevada. The MGM Grand Resort will host the Lions Clubs International Convention, Board of Directors Meeting, and the District Governors-elect Seminar all under one roof! All hotel rooms will be just steps away from the site of the official events. Participate in convention events, enjoy world-class dining and delight in star-studded entertainment all while in the company of your fellow Lions from around the world.
The next open year to host a Lions convention is 2019. For bid requirements, please contact email@example.com.