Make your hotel reservation now to secure your seat at the table!
- Resort view: $195 + tax
- Partial Ocean View: $225 + tax
- Ocean view: $245 + tax
- Deluxe Ocean View: $265 + tax
- Ali’i Ocean View: $305 + tax
For assistance, contact OnPeak at 855-992-3353 or email@example.com
* Patron Members receive special benefits at NABCs, including guaranteed reservations at host hotels, express service for purchasing entries and more. If you are interested in upgrading to a Patron Membership, contact the Membership Department at 662-253-3173 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
CANCELLATION POLICY: A one-night room deposit will be charged to your credit card when booking your stay. This charge will be refundable for reservations canceled before or on September 17, 2018 (additional cancelation charges from the hotel may apply).
Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort
2005 Kalia Road
Honolulu, Hawaii 96815
Stay where the action is and reserve a room at the host hotel! Games – and the beach – will be just a few steps away.
Room rates include complimentary wi-fi in the guest rooms. An optional resort fee provides additional concessions, outlined here.
Travel to and from the airport and get around town with these transit options:
Speedi-Shuttle is the only shuttle service that can access the main lobby of the Hilton Hawaiian Village. The Airport Shuttle Bus takes you to the Great Lawn or Tapa Tower Drop-Off/Pick-Up, and all other shuttles drop off at the Tapa Bus Terminal.
Located at the Hilton Hawaiian Village, it offers options for airport transportation and destinations in Honolulu. For reservations and information, click here or call 808-947-0077 (ext. 75255 from resort house phone).
National Car Rental
The National Car Rental desk is conveniently located at the Hilton Hawaiian Village in front of the Tapa Tower. book online or call 808-949-4321, ext. 64 or 800-468-3334 for reservations.
Public Bus Transportation
Called “The Bus” locally, the public bus has routes covering all parts of Oahu. For information on routes, times and fares, click here or call 808-848-5555.
Hilton Hawaiian Village provides a six-level parking garage, conveniently accessible from all towers at the resort. Self-parking and valet parking are both available.
Speedi-Shuttle is the only shuttle service that can drop off and pick up in the main lobby of the resort. All shuttles are accessible for persons with wheelchairs via portable ramps. Please see a SpeediShuttle Greeter in the airport baggage claim. No advance notice required.
If you require ADA transportation, the hotel will have an HHV Express Cart that can pick you up at the Great Lawn or Tapa Tower Drop-Off/Pick-Up area and take you and your luggage to your lobby destination. Ask the Doorman or any Bellman for assistance or pick up any house phone (ext 41) at the resort
Bring the kids along!
NABC Child Care Services are provided during the afternoon and evening sessions for the first Friday through the second Sunday including the national and regional events on the second Sunday. Special arrangements may be made for Morning KOs and Fast Pair events. Dinner and after hour sessions are also available.
All players must have an ACBL member number to participate in any event (ACBL member numbers are valid for life, even if your membership is inactive). If you have never been an ACBL member, you can purchase a full-year membership or a temporary membership (one month of benefits for only $7.99). Click here for more information.
Entry Fees (per person/per session)
All fees are subject to change without notice.
|Event||ACBL Members*||Lapsed members|
|North American Bridge Championships with no upper masterpoint limit
($1.50 per entry benefits the International Fund)
|Other North American Championships||$17||Not Eligible|
|All Other Events||$15||$19|
|Team Entry Fees
For team events of three or more sessions, the entry fee is the base price of the event, times the number of people on the team. For example, an event with a base price of $16 is $64 for a team of four, $80 for a team of five, or $96 for a team of six.
In all team events, except one- or two-session Swiss events, entry fees are charged on a per person basis.
*Members whose payment of dues is current and Life Masters whose service fee payment is current. Lapsed members may opt to renew their membership or pay the $4 per session upcharge.
Seminars and Meetings
Beyond the games at the NABCs, members can enjoy educational programs. Below is a listing of the seminars being offered in Honolulu. For more information, contact email@example.com.
Best Practices Teacher Workshop
This workshop covers proven techniques that help teachers be more effective in their classroom. The focus is on how, rather than what, to teach. It is built around simulations to engage participants in analyzing and practicing as well as giving and receiving feedback on working with students while delivering bridge lessons.
Best Practices Teacher Certification: To earn it, workshop participants are required to pass a proficiency assessment. Assessments are conducted at the conclusion of the workshop and usually take 20 minutes.
Learn Bridge in A Day?®
Move quickly along the initial learning curve. Participants should include true beginners, those returning to bridge after long absences and those wanting to “test the waters” before committing to formal classes. The concentrated course includes both class instruction and coached play. Special pricing for pre-registrations.
Notrump in A Day?
Be one of the first to experience the new “In A Day” workshop series, Notrump in a Day. This workshop explores basic notrump bidding and the most common responses, from raises to Stayman and Jacoby Transfers. Want to be sure when to use which convention, what your second bid should be or what your partner is telling you? Then this workshop is for you!
Course includes student workbook, presentation and practice hands. Special pricing for pre-registration.
Learn Bridge in A Day? Instructor Accreditation
This program instructs teachers in methods of administering and presenting LBIAD. Teachers wishing to be accredited must complete the following two requirements:
- Serve as a Table Mentor at an LBIAD seminar led by Patty Tucker, and
- Attend a two-hour LBIAD Teacher Training event presented by Whirlwind Bridge.
Teacher Training will include information on organizing and marketing LBIAD as well as maximizing retention rates, writing effective grant requests and the presentation of the seminar.
Club and Cruise Directors Course
This comprehensive course prepares candidates for directing club and bridge cruise games. Anyone interested in becoming a club director or a director aboard a cruise ship is invited to participate. Study materials may be purchased through Baron Barclay Bridge Supply (www.baronbarclay.com).
Club Director Refresher Course
This continuing education course for club directors covers updates to Chapters 4 and 5 of the ACBL handbook. Participants must attend both sessions (Tuesday and Wednesday).
Reception for Club Officials & Teachers
Enjoy ACBL’s thank you reception for the club officials and teachers who recruit and retain our members. All club managers, teachers and club directors are invited to attend.
Meeting of the Board of Governors
Board of Governors discussion will include recent actions of the Board of Directors and reports from the Executive Director, In-house Counsel and treasurer, as well as new proposals from the Board of Governors. All ACBL members are invited to attend.
Be a Caddy
For information on being a caddy, contact Alan Crank firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note all NABC caddies must be at least 18 years old.
|Position||Name & Email|
|Registration||Gay Yamagiwa and Alan Kosansky
|Information||Martin Leftik and Iris Chung
|Volunteer Coordinator||Jim Keefe
|Publicity & Promotion||Cathy Hess
|Program and Restaurant Guide||Gay Yamagiwa and Ann Bernson