August 3 - 6 ♦ Hilton Mark Center
just outside of Washington, DC


Thank you for your interest in joining us for the National Animal Rights 2017 Conference. The conference takes place August 3-6 at the Hilton Mark Center in Alexandria, VA just outside of the nation's capital.

We offer early registration rates that are highly discounted from the on site rates, so register today for the most savings! We are currently in our Premium Registration phase of $200 for the full conference (full registration includes access to all plenary and daytime sessions, exhibit hall, networking events, video premieres, as well as free vegan snacks).

Update: Pre-registration HAS BEEN EXTENDED until Friday 7/21, so register now! (You can also register at the door)

We also offer a work scholar program and discounted register, check our our ways to save page for more information. 

Meals and Banquet Tickets

We are not offering pre-purchased meal plans this year, however, the hotel will be serving vegan meals. To learn more, visit our Vegan Meals page. 

Our Saturday dinner is the banquet dinner, if you would like to purchase a ticket to the banquet ($40 for registrants and $50 for guests), you can do so by clicking here. Remember to use the name of the person(s) who will be picking up the banquet tickets. 

Cancellation Policy

Sometimes cancellations are necessary. If so, send us your preferred method of cancellation in writing by e-mail or mail.

  • Donate your registration and receive a tax deduction. Donate your registration to FARM or the AR Conference Scholarship Fund (by July 15th).
  • Request a refund in writing to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or via snail mail to the address below. Reduced cancellation fee of $25 until May 31st. Late cancellation fee of $40 until July 15th. Sorry, no refunds for cancellations after July 15th.

If requesting a refund in the mail, please send a letter with full contact information and reason for cancellation to:

10101 Ashburton Ln
Bethesda, MD 20817


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