2017 Convention

Rosie’s Cafe Menu – At The Nugget

“Rosie’s Café isn’t just good, it’s great. From giant burgers to bountiful breakfasts, salads and steak, you will enjoy a value-packed, American-style meal in a relaxed atmosphere. Rosie’s is open around-the-clock and features delicious daily and late night specials.” (Click Here to Review)

Raffle Prize – Plush Golden Retriever Pup in Harness (Read More Here)

Apply Today for One of Two First-Timers' Stipends to Attend the 2017 GDUI Convention in Sparks, Nevada at the Nugget Casino Resort from July 1-July 5. Click image for details.

GDUI dates: Sunday, July 2, 2017  – Wednesday, July 5, 2017

** Hotel Details

All rooms at the Nugget have refrigerators and safes. Room rates at the Nugget Casino Resort are $89 (single or double occupancy) with an additional $10 per person for up to four people per room. Room tax is currently 13.5%. There is also a $2 per day tourism tax added to each room.  When you book your reservation, one night’s stay will be charged to your credit card.

Included in the room rate is the hotel resort fee, which covers:

  • Round-trip shuttle transportation to and from Reno-Tahoe International Airport
  • Complimentary wireless Internet in guest rooms;
  • Daily complimentary bottled water, 2 bottles per room per day;
  • Unlimited use of the year-round Atrium Pool;
  • Unlimited use of the Fitness Center;
  • Full-service concierge; and
  • Valet and self-parking in the secured covered parking structure.

To make reservations via telephone, call 1-800-648-1177 and ask for group code GACB17.

You may also make reservations online by visiting www.acb.org. Follow the 2017 conference and convention link.

The airport will be staffed by Margarine Beaman and volunteers. To assist airline personnel and Margarine and her volunteers please provide the following information: Your name, the name of the airline you will be arriving on, your departure city, arrival Flight number, arrival date and time, departure airline, departure date, departure time, and your cell phone number.

Send Margarine an e-mail with “airline information” in the subject line at mailto:Oleo50@hotmail.com or call her at 512.921.1625.

Convention highlights include our famous GDUI Suite, a live auction this year, a game night that combines poker and pups in unique ways, the ACB-GDUI walk, a mock trial where attendees serve as jurors, the GDUI Breakfast Club at Rosie’s Café, Carla’s famous canine massages, a nearly life-size plush Golden guide dog to bring home with you if yours is the winning raffle ticket, the always popular guide dog schools updates, and so much more!

2016 GDUI Convention Presentations – Audio is available via the following link: