Friday, July 22

8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Delegate arrival @ Marymount University, Arlington, Virginia

6:30 – 8:00 pm
Section Meetings

8:15 – 9:45 pm
Political Party Receptions and Ice Cream Social

Saturday, July 23

8:00 – 9:00 am
Welcome Assembly and General Orientation

9:00 – 10:15 am
Oath of Office: Ian DePlanque, Director, Legislative Division, The American Legion

10:15 am – noon
Legislative Assembly and Orientation

1:15 – 4:00 pm
Party Conventions

4:00 – 5:00 pm
Senate Committees

6:00 – 9:00 pm
First American Legion Boys Nation Senate Session

9:00 – 9:45 pm
American Legion Boys Nation Senate Committees

10:00 – 11:00 pm
Section Meetings

Sunday, July 24

8:00 – 9:00 am
American Legion Boys Nation Memorial Service presided by Tierian “Randy” Cash (NC), National Chaplain, The American Legion

9:00 – 11:30 am
American Legion Boys Nation Senate Session

12:15 – 3:30 pm
Party Conventions

5:00 – 7:00 pm
“Legion Night” dinner and program at Greenbelt Legion Post #136 with keynote speaker: Dale Barnett (GA), National Commander, The American Legion

7:30 – 9:45 pm
Tour of National Mall – WWII Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, Vietnam Wall, Korean War Memorial

11:00 – 11:30 pm
Section Meetings

Monday, July 25

8:45 – 11:30 am
Arlington National Cemetery visit and wreath presentation at the Tomb of Unknowns

11:30 am – noon
Visit to Iwo Jima Memorial

1:15 – 5:00 pm
Party Conventions

6:00 – 9:45 pm
Party Conventions

10:00 – 11:00 pm
Section Meetings

Tuesday, July 26

8:00 am
Party Conventions

9:00 – 10:30 am
Assembly Speaker: David Azerrad, The Heritage Foundation

12:15 – 2:45 pm
Party Conventions/American Legion Boys Nation Senate Session

3:00 – 5:00 pm
Candidates Debate

6:30 – 9:30 pm
American Legion Boys Nation Elections

10:00 – 11:00 pm
Section Meetings

Wednesday, July 27

8:15 am
Boys Nation President and Vice President Inauguration – Honorable Joe Bishop presiding
American Legion Boys Nation Senate Session/Committees

9:00 am – 4:30 pm
American Legion Boys Nation Senate Committees/Session

6:45 pm
Twilight Tattoo - Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall

9:00 pm
American Legion Boys Nation Senate Committees/Session

10:00 – 11:00 pm
Section Meetings

Thursday, July 28

8:00 am – 4:15 pm
Visit to Capitol Hill for appointments with U.S. Senators

6:00 – 7:30 pm
Assembly Speaker: Nesse Goden, Holocaust Survivor

7:45 – 9:45 pm
Senate Session/Committees

10:00 – 11:00 pm
Section Meetings

Friday, July 29

8:00 – 11:30 am
American Legion Boys Nation Closing Senate Session

1:00 – 5:00 pm
Activity TBD

6:15 – 7:45 pm
Banquet Dinner

8:00 - 10:00 pm
Graduation and Farewell Assembly

10:00 pm - midnight
Section Meetings