Texas Bankers Blitz

February 28-March 1, 2017 - Bankers gather in Austin to meet with legislators

Make plans to attend this important event

Every Texas legislative year, more than 150 bankers and guests walk the halls of the Texas Capitol, meeting and greeting new and veteran legislators, discussing banking-related legislation and telling the story of Texas banking.

In 2017, Texas bankers will once again participate in TBA's Texas Bankers Blitz. The event includes an issue briefing, welcome reception, appointments with legislative officials and lunch with the legislators.

Room Block
The TBA Room Block at the Doubletree Suites is sold out for the event dates.
An additional block of rooms for February 28 at the Hotel Ella, 1900 Rio Grande, Austin at the TBA rate ranging from $279-$299/night.
Reservations may be made by calling the Hotel Ella at (800) 311-1619 and referencing the Texas Bankers Association. The cutoff date for the TBA rate is February 14, 2017. After this date, room rates cannot be guaranteed.

Hotel Ella
1900 Rio Grande
Austin, TX 78701
(800) 311-1619
Reference the Texas Bankers Association
All events on February 28 will be held at the Doubletree Suites

If you have any questions, please contact Elizabeth Leland at elizabeth@texasbankers.com or (512) 472-8388

Register online for the Texas Bankers Blitz.

Download PDF registration form.

Schedule of Events

February 28, 2017  
4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Issue briefing
Doubletree Suites, Bluebonnet I Room
303 W 15th St, Austin, TX 78701

5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Welcome Reception
DoubleTree Suites, Houston Room
303 W 15th St, Austin, TX 78701

March 1, 2017  
7:30 – 8:30 a.m.
Registration & Continental Breakfast
Texas Bankers Association (Board Room)
203 W 10th St, Austin, TX 78701

8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Meetings with Senators & Representatives
Texas Capitol

11:30 a.m.
Bankers Escort Legislators to the Luncheon

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.    
Luncheon Honoring Members of the 85th Texas Legislature
First United Methodist Church Schmidt-Jones Family Life Center
1300 Lavaca St., Austin, TX 78701