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71st Annual Meeting of the Southern Legislative Conference

Biloxi, Mississippi
July 29 - August 2, 2017

Meeting Links

If you are interested in participating in any of the Mississippi Host State guest or youth programs, or need airport transportation, you must sign up on the host state website.


Additional hotel rooms have been secured for SLC Annual Meeting attendees!

Beau Rivage

875 Beach Boulevard, Biloxi, Mississippi 39530

Weeknight rate of $164/night, plus applicable taxes and fees. Weekend rates are variable and at the discretion of the hotel. Weeknight rate available until June 9. A link to access the weeknight rate is sent to the email address submitted with your Annual Meeting registration. If you already are registered for the meeting, please refer to your registration confirmation email for this link.

Depending upon your dates of travel, preferable rates may be available by booking outside the group block. Visit the Beau Rivage website to make a reservation outside the group block.

Hard Rock Hotel

777 Beach Boulevard, Biloxi, Mississippi 39530

Weeknight rate of $176/night and weekend rate of $269/night, plus applicable fees and taxes. To reserve a room at the this rate, please call toll free at 877-877-6256 and provide the group code SLC0717. Rate available until June 27.

Depending upon your dates of travel, preferable rates may be available by booking outside the group block. Visit the Hard Rock Hotel website to make a reservation outside the group block.

Transportation to Hotels

Guest and youth lounge, as well as select evening events, will be held at the Beau Rivage. Meeting sessions and plenaries will be just down the street at the Mississippi Coast Convention Center. The Host State will be providing transportation to the the Convention Center and the social events from and the Beau Rivage and Hard Rock hotels, as well as the DoubleTree Biloxi.


Housing Policies

  • You are responsible for making your hotel reservations.
  • A registration for the annual meeting must be submitted to secure discounted hotel room rates. Discounted hotel room links will be sent to the email address submitted with the annual meeting registration.
  • Reservations must be received by the hotel by June 9. The SLC cannot guarantee hotel accommodations.
  • A deposit of one night’s stay plus taxes is assessed for all reservations at the time of booking.
  • Guests with reservations at any of the Conference hotels, but not registered for the 71st Annual Meeting of the Southern Legislative Conference by July 7, will be charged the prevailing hotel rate for the length of their stay.
  • Cancellations of hotel reservations must be made three days in advance of arrival in order to secure a refund of your deposit.
  • Telephone reservations are accepted only at the Hard Rock Hotel.
  • Please contact your hotel directly regarding cancellation policies and if you wish to modify your reservation.
  • The SLC is not responsible for providing hotel confirmations. Please contact the hotel directly for your confirmation number.
  • The SLC cannot block rooms in the Conference hotels for states or other organizations.

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