American Atheists holds an annual National Convention at locations throughout the United States. Our national conventions bring together members of the atheist community from all over the nation and world to celebrate reason, rationality, and atheism. Past speakers include Professor Richard Dawkins, Christopher Hitchens, Greta Cristina, Cristina Rad, PZ Myers, and many others.
Previous National Conventions have been held in Austin, Texas; New York City, New York; Denver, Colorado; Washington, DC; and Des Moines, Iowa. The American Atheists 2014 National Convention was held in Salt Lake City, Utah, from April 17-20, 2014.
Our 2015 National Convention will be held in Memphis, Tennessee at the Peabody Hotel steps from Beale Street, April 3-5, 2015. More information will be posted soon!