Beyond the Expected in Grapevine, Texas!

Imagine. Adapt. Grow.

Easy to get to and hard to leave, we invite you to join us for the 2019 Alliance Franchise Brands Convention in Grapevine, a historic gem of a city in northern Texas. 

You’ll come away with fresh perspectives to go beyond the expected as you learn ways to imagine new possibilities, adapt to be the most competitive . . . and grow your business!


Life is GoodKeynote Speaker: Hear your Keynote Speaker Steve Gross from lifestyle brand leader  Life is Good®, best known for its optimistic t-shirts and other apparel featuring a smiling figure named Jake.
For more information about Steve and his presentation, CLICK HERE.

For questions about registration, programming, travel or accommodations, contact Jennifer London or Holly Harding.


Your Convention registration fee includes the Wednesday Welcome Reception, General Sessions, all-convention breakfasts, Thursday and Friday lunches, Saturday Gala Awards Dinner, All-Day Trade Show Pass and Learning Sessions. 

Per Person Registration Fee

Reboot Special

(thru Nov. 30, 2018)

Early Bird

(thru Jan. 31, 2019)


(Feb. 1- March 1)

Full Registration




Friday Only – Trade Show Pass




Meals only (Includes: Welcome Reception, Thursday meals, Friday meals, Saturday brunch & Gala Awards Dinner)




Awards Gala Only




Refund Policy: Refunds are available if canceled by February 1, 2019. CLICK HERE for full details.

Please note: Registering for the Convention is not the same as booking your hotel room.

Convention Headquarters: Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center 

Standing on the shores of Lake Grapevine with 4.5 acres of indoor gardens, 10 restaurants, seasonal water park and two pools, the Gaylord Texan is home of Convention 2019.  

The Gaylord also features a business center, a fitness center and a full-service spa - all in a smoke-free environment.  

Gaylord Texan Resort

1501 Gaylord Trail
Grapevine, TX | 817.778.1000
Overnight Rate is $179 USD plus applicable taxes

Hotel Reservations

Click here to register for your hotel room. Or you may call 817.778.1000 and request the Alliance Franchise Brands rates to receive the discount.

PLEASE NOTE: Our hotel room block expires on February 18, 2019. Book now to guarantee our special rate.

Travel Information


Dallas-Ft. Worth Airport (DFW) is the primary international airport serving the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex area in the U.S. state of Texas. It is the largest hub for American Airlines, which is headquartered near the airport.DFW


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Dallas Love Field Airport (DAL) is owned and operated by the City of Dallas. It is one of the finest general-purpose airports in the world. The airfield is located seven miles northwest of the downtown central business district. Love Field serves as the front door to Dallas for seven Love Fieldmillion passengers a year.


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The hotel does not provide service from DFW to the hotel, but does provide regularly scheduled transportation to the airport for a nominal fee.


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