NC AFL-CIO 65th Annual Convention, Sept. 29-30th

Our 65th Annual Convention will be held at the Hilton Raleigh North Hills in our dynamic state capital! We hope you will say “Count me in!” to join us there on Thursday and Friday, September 29th and 30th. Registration will begin at 7pm on Wed. (9/28) and continue at 8am on Thurs. (9/29). The Annual Convention will convene at 9am on Thurs., (9/29). Immediately after the convention concludes on Friday, attendees will get an opportunity to support our Labor 2022 political program by knocking doors of union voters in support of our endorsed candidates.

What: 65th Annual Convention of the NC State AFL-CIO

When: Thursday and Friday, September 29-30th, 2022

Where: Hilton Raleigh North Hills, 3415 Wake Forest Rd, Raleigh, NC 27609

Tickets: Pay online at

Hotel: Rooms cost $154 per night plus tax. The cutoff date for placing reservations is September 6th. Book your stay online (best option) at or reference group code “AFLCIO” when you call 919-872-2323. Reserve NOW – you can always make changes later!

UPDATE: Our hotel block has SOLD OUT! Here are two options on the same side of the street and only a short walking distance from the Hilton:

Exciting Speaker & Program Lineup

We’ve lined up an exciting program of speakers and celebration at our 65th Annual Convention that you won’t want to miss!

Governor Roy Cooper, North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein, National AFL-CIO President Liz Shuler, United Auto Workers International President Ray Curry, and U.S. Senate candidate Cheri Beasley will be speaking during a packed day-and-a-half convention agenda that will also include honoring National Nurses United / NNOC with our P.R. Latta Rank-and-File Award for their inspiring and historic union organizing victory at Mission Health in Asheville during the pandemic.

How to Register

Delegates and alternates have to register the old fashioned way — with completed paper credential forms signed by your local president. Look for credentials to arrive in a separate mailing. If you did not receive credentials by July 1, please check with the person or office that receives our monthly statements or call Jeremy at 919-833-6678.

  • Delegate registration fees should accompany each credential when mailed to the NC State AFL-CIO.
  • Delegate fees can also be paid online at
  • Guests, retired guests, and exhibitors can register when paying online at
  • Delegates/alternates who pay by August 19th will be charged the “Early Bird Rate.”
  • Delegates/alternates who pay September 16th will be charged the “Standard Rate.”
  • Delegates/alternates who pay from September 17th will be charged the “Late Rate” – so don’t delay!

Registration fees should be paid in advance either online or by check accompanying credential forms when mailed to us. You can pay fees online at The registration fees this year will be as follows:

Convention Registration Fee TypesEarly Bird Rate 
(Until Aug. 19th)
Standard Rate 
(Until September 16th)
Late Rate 
(From Sept. 17th until convention)
Retired Guests$50$50$50

The fee schedule for delegates and alternates is the same. Pay online at

Convention Documents

Read the Convention Call Letter for more information (PDF).

Download the Convention Flyer (PDF).

NC State AFL-CIO 65th Annual Convention Flyer