Spouse / Guest Agenda

(subject to change)

Sunday, June 25th
 

Time(s)

Activity

Location

6:30 - 11:30 am and 11:30 am - 4:30 pm

Optional Activity – Halibut Fishing Contest ($100 fee, morning and afternoon trips)

Depart/return Centennial Hall

12:00 - 5:00 pm

WASHTO Registration and Hospitality Desk

Centennial Hall Lobby

6:30 - 8:30 pm

State Night

Father Andrew P. Kashevaroff Library, Archives & Museum

 
 

Monday, June 26th
 

Time(s)

Activity

Location

7:00 – 8:00 am

Breakfast

Baranof Hotel - Treadwell Room

7:00 am - 6:00 pm

WASHTO Registration and Hospitality Desk Open

Centennial Hall Lobby

8:00 - 10:30 am

Opening Session

  • Welcome to WASHTO 2017 ALASKA – Alaska DOT&PF Commissioner Marc Luiken

  • Posting of Colors, National Anthem & Pledge of Allegiance

  • Greeting & Invocation – Alaska First Lady Donna Walker

  • Welcome to Alaska – Alaska Governor Bill Walker, Alaska Lieutenant Governor Byron Mallott, and Yees Ku Oo Dance Group

  • Opening Statements – WASHTO President Carlos Braceras

  • WASHTO States Roll Call

  • Memorial of Fallen Highway Workers

  • National Connections – AASHTO and FHWA

Centennial Hall - Sheffield Ballroom

10:30 am – 1:30 pm

Walking Culinary and City Tour – Group One ($40 fee, limited to 20)

Walk to Fisherman’s Memorial to begin, visit various locations

11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Walking Culinary and City Tour – Group Two ($40 fee, limited to 20)

Walk to Fisherman’s Memorial to begin, visit various locations

5:30 - 7:00 pm

Vendor Reception (hosted)

Centennial Hall

7:00 - 8:30 pm

Gold Creek Salmon Bake Experience

Depart/return Centennial Hall

6:00 - 9:00 pm

CEO Welcome Dinner (Invite Only)

Governor’s House

 

Tuesday, June 27th

 

Time(s)

Activity

Location

7:00 am - 1:30 pm

WASHTO Registration and Hospitality Desk Open

Centennial Hall

7:30 am – 12:00 pm

Spouse / Guest Hospitality Suite Open

Baranof Hotel - Treadwell Room

7:30 - 8:30 am

Breakfast

Baranof Hotel - Treadwell Room

8:45 – 11:15 am

Tlingit Native Craft - Copper Shield Necklace (Tinaa) (limited to 25)

The Walter Soboleff Building

12:00-1:00 pm

Lunch

Centennial Hall

12:45 - 5:00 pm

Technical Tours (optional)

 

12:45 – 4:45 pm

Whale Watching ($50 fee, limited to 120)

Depart/return Centennial Hall

1:00 – 3:30 pm

Last Chance Mining Museum (limited to 60)

Depart/return Centennial Hall

1:00 – 3:30 pm

Perseverance Trail Mountain Bike Tour ($50 fee, limited to 9)

Depart/return Centennial Hall

1:00 – 4:30 pm

DIPAC Macaulay Salmon Hatchery & Mendenhall Glacier

Depart/return Centennial Hall

1:00 – 5:00 pm

Mt. Roberts Tramway ($10 fee)

Walk to/from Tram

1:30 – 4:00 pm

William Seward Statue Install & Tour of Capitol Building

Walk to/from Capitol

 

 

 

Evening

On your own and hosted receptions

 

Wednesday, June 28th

 

Time(s)

Activity

Location

7:00 am-4:00 pm

Registration and Hospitality Desk Open

Centennial Hall

7:30 am – 9:00 am

Spouse / Guest Hospitality Suite Open

Baranof Hotel - Treadwell Room

7:30-8:30 am

Breakfast

Baranof Hotel - Treadwell Room

8:45 – 11:00 am

Glacier Garden Tour

Depart/return Baranof Hotel

12:00 - 2:00 pm

Lunch & Closing Session

  • AASHTO Awards (12:30 – 1:00pm)

  • Emerging Leaders Presentation (1:00 – 1:40pm)

  • Gavel Passing (1:40 – 2:00pm)

Centennial Hall

4:00 - 10:00 pm

Cruise and Dinner at Orca Point Lodge

4:00 – 8:00 pm Cruise / Dinner Group One or

6:00 – 10:00 pm Cruise / Dinner Group Two

Depart/return Centennial Hall

 

Thursday, June 29th

 

Time(s)

Activity

Location

All day

Departures

On Own

 

 



This year’s philanthropic activity is suggested by Alaska First Lady Donna Walker to benefit needy Alaska families. Gift wrapping of socks and mittens will occur in the Guest Hospitality Suite at the Baranof Hotel (Treadwell Room) each day, Sunday—Wednesday at your leisure. Please bring any size of warm winter socks, gloves, and mittens with you to WASHTO 2017 ALASKA. Thank you!