BLA Workshop

Date and Location

March 1-2, 2018

Lexington, Kentucky

BLA Workshop

This annual, two-day meeting provides boating authorities an opportunity to attend sessions on current and emerging issues affecting boating program management and engage in open dialog with their colleagues on topics specific to the BLA and leadership positions.


The BLA Workshop will be held at:

Lexington Hilton Downtown
369 W Vine St
Lexington, KY 40507
*There is a complementary courtesy van that runs to and from the hotel.
Please call the hotel upon arrival to request the shuttle.

Hotel Reservations
Lexington Hilton Downtown
Phone: To make reservations by phone call 859.231.9000 and mention
the "NASBLA BLA Workshop".
Online: Click here for hotel reservations information.

Registration Cost

There is no registration cost associated with this event.

Committee Meeting Schedule
Committee meetings will take place at the Lexington Hilton Downtown as well.

  • Education & Outreach Committee: March 3 - 4, 2018
  • Enforcement & Training Committee: March 3, 2018
  • Engineering, Reporting & Analysis Committee (ERAC): March 3, 2018
  • Paddlesports Committee: March 3, 2018
  • Vessel Identification, Registration & Titling Committee (VIRT): March 3, 2018


The suggested dress code for the BLA Workshop is business casual.

If you have any questions about the BLA Workshop please email Hannah Helsby.