Details on the 2014 march
March for Life Rally (January 22, 2014)
The annual March for Life Rally is from noon-1pm on January 22, 2014 and as customary, will be on the National Mall. We are planning an exciting line-up of speakers. We will also have a warm up event/concert in the hour leading up to the Rally. More information will be provided as we get closer to the event.
The March will begin immediately after the Rally and follow its route up Constitution Avenue to the Supreme Court Building on Capitol Hill.
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Tour Bus Information:The following links should answer most of your questions.
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- Subway & Public Transportation Information
- Subway Routes & Stations Maps
Hotel Reservations are now open for both groups and individuals! Both hotels are selling out fast so make your reservations soon!
We have reserved a limited number of rooms at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill and Washington Court Hotel. The rate at both hotels is $179.00 plus tax per night.
- $179.00 (Group Rate)
- $25.96 (14.5% occupancy tax)
- $204.96 (Total Rate)
The March for Life has guaranteed our block of rooms for three nights, Monday, January 20, Tuesday, January 21 and Wednesday, January 22, 2014. Priority will be given to requests for multi-night stays in order to maximize the number of Marchers we can accommodate. Please consider staying more than one night when planning your trip. If your request for a single night stay is not accepted, we will assist you with finding alternate lodging.
For INDIVIDUAL hotel reservations at the Hyatt Hotel, please click HERE to go directly to the Hyatt reservations system.
For INDIVIDUAL hotel reservations at the Washington Court Hotel, please call the Reservation Department at 202.628.2100 or 80.321.3010 and reference the March for Life 2014 Room Block or use this link to go directly to the hotel registration page: https://gc.synxis.com/rez.aspx?Hotel=13532&Chain=10069&arrive=1/19/2014&depart=1/24/2014&adult=1&child=0&group=MARCH2014
For GROUP hotel reservations, please use the rooming list template below and email it directly to the Point of Contact at the hotel.
Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill
400 New Jersey Avenue, NW,
Washington, DC 20001
Phone Number: 202.737.1234
Point of Contact:
Gabrielle Merlet, Direct: 202.719.8407
Washington Court Hotel
525 New Jersey Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20001
Phone Number: 202.628.2100
Point of Contact:
Diane Cash, Direct: 202.879.7982
The Rose Dinner will be held on the evening of the March for Life, January 22, 2014, and begins with a cocktail hour at 6pm, followed by dinner at 7pm. Check back as we get closer to the event for more information, including our keynote speaker. Tickets are $85.00 per person online and $100.00 at the door. Reserved tables of 10 are also available. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE ROSE DINNER.
The March for Life Exhibitor Show will be held from 9AM-8PM on Tuesday, January 21 and during the times of 8-11AM and 3-7PM on Wednesday, January 22, 2014. (Times subject to change)
Registration and Exhibit Set-Up will held on Monday, January 20 from 3-8PM.
Exhibit Tear Down will be held on Wednesday, January 22 after 7PM.
The Booth rental fee is $300 per space (plus 5% service charge) and will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis.
The March for Life Youth Rally will be held on Tuesday, January 21, 2014, in the Regency Ballroom of the Hyatt Regency hotel, from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Tickets are not needed but registration is required due to limited space. CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE SCHEDULE AND REGISTER FOR THE YOUTH RALLY.
The Law Conference
The March for Life Law Conference, featuring the Law of Life Summit 4 and the Law Symposium, will be held on Tuesday, January 21, 2014, at the Hyatt Regency hotel. This conference will be co-sponsored by the March for Life Education and Defense Fund, Ave Maria School of Law and Americans United for Life. There is no cost to participate but space is extremely limited. Approval of registration is required. FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO REGISTER FOR THE LAW CONFERENCE CLICK HERE.
NELLIE GRAY 5K RUN/WALK
The Second Annual Nellie Gray 5K will be hosted by the National LIFE Runners Team. The 2014 "Nellie Gray 5K" will be the morning of the March for Life (Wednesday, January 22) at 8:00AM at East Potomac Park, 972 Ohio Drive, Washington, DC 20024. (Course Map)
Registration is now open, CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE NELLIE GRAY 5K RUN/WALK!
March for Life Journal
The March for Life Journal, previously known as the Annual Report, is a publication available each January by the Education and Defense Fund. The Journal provides pro-life resources based on the theme of the , a history of the March, and also acts as a program for all official events of the annual March. The 2014 Journal will also include the Student Contest Winners and their winning entries.
Please reach out to Mary Lembke, CMP at firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information or assistance regarding:
- Registering for March for Life events including the Rose Dinner, Youth Rally, Law Conference or Nellie Gray 5K Run/Walk;
- Questions regarding the process for securing lodging for groups or individuals;
- VIP hotel and event registration;
- Meeting Room Requests;
- Exhibitor Show;
- Additional hotels in the DC, Maryland and Northern Virginia areas that may host groups at discounted rates;
- Group planning guides and resources;
- Information on parishes that may host groups overnight.