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The 68th Annual American Hop Convention

& Hop Research Council Winter Meeting

January 16-19, 2024 ~ Frisco, TX // Hosted by: Oregon Hop Growers Association  



Fresh Out of the Chute . . . The Next Generation is Saddling Up!


Registration is Open!

Registration for the 68th Annual American Hop Convention is now open.  The Oregon Hop Growers Association is thrilled to welcome convention attendees to Frisco, Texas for this year’s convention, “Fresh Out of the Chute”! The Convention will be held January 16-19, 2024 at the new Omni PGA Frisco Resort. The convention program is filled with a perfect balance of education and entertainment! Located north of Dallas, the resort boasts several golf courses, 13 dining destinations, a retail & entertainment district, the Mokara Spa, and so much more! Please visit the link below to register (Check your junk email for registration confirmation notice)

Online registration will close on Wednesday, January 3, 2024.


Register here


Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship opportunities (and tradeshow booths!) are now available

Sponsorship & tradeshow

Thank you to our sponsors and supporters that make this event possible!  This event would not be the same without you!


Hotel and Accommodations

The convention room block is still accepting reservations, but don’t delay as the room block is expected to sell out.  An overflow hotel will be announced when the Omni block is full.

Note that the Oregon Hop Growers Association is covering the resort fee for all convention guests at the Omni – so enjoy the resort amenities included in that fee, compliments of the OHGA! 

make your reservation here


The special convention room rate is $289.00 per night.  The usual $42 resort fee is at a cost of $0.00 for our group!  (Please be sure to use the on-line booking link to ensure you are not charged a resort fee.) Enjoy all the resort amenities, including complimentary self-parking without the additional fee.


The full convention schedule remains in planning so to assist with your travel plans, an abbreviated convention schedule is provided:


Tuesday, January 16, 2024 – Hop Research Council Business Meeting

Wednesday, January 17, 2024 – Research Reports and Welcome Reception

Thursday, January 18, 2024 – General Sessions and on-site dinner & rodeo event

Friday, January 19, 2024 – General Session, Lunch Speaker, adjourn at 1:30pm.  Post-convention excursion to Fort Worth Downtown Cattle Run and Shopping / Bar District.


Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) is 29.8 miles from the hotel (approximately 29 minutes).

Dallas Love Field Airport (DAL) is 31.7 miles from the hotel (approximately 38 minutes).


The Omni PGA has generously extended the group rate for the dates of January 13-21.  Come early and stay late to make the most of your time in Texas!


Questions regarding sponsorships, hotel accommodations, convention schedule?  Contact Michelle Palacios, email:

Questions regarding registration?  Contact Katie Spiese, email:

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