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American Football Coaches Association National Convention & Exhibition (AFCA National Convention) is the largest educational gathering in the football coaching industry, attracting football coaches from all around the country including high school, junior college, international, semi-professional and professional football coachs. Thousands of coaches from all levels of the game participate the event with the goal to improve coaching skills through ongoing education, interaction, and networking.

The convention, which annually brings together the American Football Coaches Association members, provides members with a strategically designed curriculum that will address the core competencies of the football coaching. The primary objective is to provide resources for all aspects of the profession, encouraging the personal and professional development of each coach. It is a time where attendees from all over the country gather to socialize, brainstorm, and learn. It's an event not to be missed. AFCA National Convention will feature a massive trade show hall in 2020 at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center, complete with integrated skills & drills field.

AFCA National Convention is happening from 12 January 2020, Sunday to 14 January 2020, Tuesday at Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, TN. The organizer of the event is American Football Coaches Association. It is open to trade visitors. The estimated number of attendance is 6,000. The estimated number of exhibitors is 150. The event will accommodate approximately 200,000 square feet of exhibit space. There will be over 100 speakers. The frequency of this event is annual.


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Start Date
January 12, 2020 (Sunday)
End Date
January 14, 2020 (Tuesday)
Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center
Nashville, Tennessee
American Football Coaches Association
Event Type
Convention, Trade Show
Open To
Trade Visitors
Addressed Audience
Sunday 9 am - 5 pm
Monday 9 am - 5 pm
Tuesday 9 am - 12 pm


  • American Football Coaches Association
  • American Football Coaches Association is the only national organization dedicated to improving football coaches through ongoing education, interaction, and networking.
  • 100 Legends Lane
  • Waco, TX
  • United States of America
  • +1 254-754-9900
  • + 1 254-754-7373


  • Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center
  • Conveniently located near Nashville International Airport, Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center is a large hotel and convention center, featuring an extraordinary selection of dining, shopping, recreational activities and entertainment, offering indoor or outdoor pool, hit the gym at our state-of-the-art fitness center, or explore our nine acres of lush, indoor gardens, cascading waterfalls, and more than 700,000 square feet of meeting space for trade shows, conventions, conferences and etc.
  • 2800 Opryland Drive
  • Nashville, TN
  • United States of America
  • +1 615-889-1000
  • +1 615-871-7741

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