Charleston 2024
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Join us for AAN Charleston 2024!

Charleston Princess tour boat

Plan to stay Friday night...

After the conference sessions on Friday, the networking adventure continues with a tour of the Charleston Harbor, including architecture, history and natural beauty aboard the Charleston Princess.

Special thanks to BlueLena and Newspack for hosting the boat this year!

NEW: See Charleston City Paper’s Guide to 24 Hours in the Low Country for tips and ideas for enjoying your time during the convention.

Join the Association of Alternative Newsmedia in July in Charleston, S.C. for our 2024 Annual Convention, taking place at the Francis Marion Hotel, July 10th – 12th, 2024.

This year’s convention, hosted by member paper Charleston City Paper, convenes in a charming and historic setting, offering the quality sessions and networking you’ve come to know and love about AAN conferences. Our in-person convention will be following all pertinent Covid-19 safety restrictions and guidelines, as recommended at the time of the conference.

CharlestAAN 2024 will include two days of in-person programming on Thursday and Friday plus evening events on Wednesday (welcome cocktails), Thursday (networking) and Friday (awards and off-site celebration). Member pricing for CharlestAAN 2024 is $349 for members and $249 for each additional in-person attendee.

Special Early Bird pricing is available right now, and group rates for five or more staff members are available. Contact Todd Stauffer with questions.

CharlestAAN 2024 programming is designed to be both inspirational and immediately helpful to your team today. Join us as we hear from some of the brightest minds in journalism right now, along with all of the great practical programming that our members expect.

Note: Attendance at AAN-organized events and functions is governed by our Code of Conduct. Please alert an AAN officer or team member if you experience harassment or inappropriate conduct during AAN events.

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Thanks to all of our sponsors for supporting AAN’s 2024 convention.