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The NGAUS 143rd General NGAUS Conference will be held August 27 – 31, 2021
at the Mandalay Bay Resort on the Las Vegas strip in Las Vegas, Nevada. IT’S VEGAS BABY!!!!!


143rd General Conference & Exhibition

  August 27 – 30, 2021

Mandalay Bay | Las Vegas, Nevada

Join us at the Mandalay Bay on the Las Vegas Strip for the 143rd General Conference & Exhibition. More than 2,000 Army and Air National Guard officers from all 50 states, three territories and the District of Columbia will gather to connect, party and get down to business setting the NGAUS upcoming legislative agenda. Registration is $180.00 per person and you must be a NGAUS member or guest or a NGAUS member in order to attend.

Texas Delegation

The Texas Delegation will be staying at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casio. Hotel reservations can be made when registering to attend the Conference. Hotel reservations do require a $100 deposit that is credited to your room bill upon your arrival. Discounted rate for NGAUS attendees is $175.00 per night plus tax. This includes the $25.00 resort fee.

Become a Sponsor for the
Texas/Washington Hospitality Room

Our Hospitality Room will be in the Conference Suite at the Mandalay Bay Hotel


Friday, Aug 27, 2021
Travel Day
Texas Meet & Greet (Conference Suite – Mandalay Bay)
Golf Tournament -Aliante Golf Club
Company Grade/Warrant Officer Mixer – Mandalay Bay Pool
Senior Warrant Officer Mixer (CW3-CW5) – Nevada Hosp Room
Field Grade Mixer – Rhythm & Rift Lounge – Mandalay Bay

Saturday, Aug 28, 2021
5K Fun Run – Mandalay Bay
Professional Development/Caucus Mtg/General Session
Trade Show
Governor’s Reception/Mandalay Bayside B Expo Hall

Sunday, Aug 29, 2021
Religious Services
Professional Development/Caucus Mtg/General Session
NGAUS Spouse Luncheon – House of Blues/Mandalay Bay
Retirees/Warrant Officers Luncheon
Task Force Meetings
Trade Show
Hospitality Night

Monday, Aug 30, 2021
Trade Show
Army/Air Sessions
Professional Development/General Session
States Dinner “Classic Vegas Casual”


Shuttle transportation is available for $7 each way between the hotel and airport on August 26, 27, and 31st. Payment must be made when you register for the conference. Welcome ambassadors will be waiting at the airport and hotel to direct attendees to their busses. 


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Since 1959, NGAT has been the voice advocating for the men and women of the Texas Army and Air National Guard.

State Sponsored Life Insurance (SSLI)

Group Term Insurance

This is a low-cost group term life insurance policy which provides coverage on the member, their spouse, and their dependent children. Starting at $3.66 a month for $10,000 policy.


Free $10,000 Life Insurance

NGAT is proud to offer you a benefit of a $10,000 life insurance policy. This policy is offered to new enlistees of the Texas National Guard. Enrollment needs to be completed within 90 days of your enlistment to take advantage of this offer.


Free $1,000 Life Insurance

All currently serving members of the Texas Army and Air National Guard are automatically covered with a FREE $1,000 NGAT Life Insurance policy.


Want to join NGAT?

The National Guard Association of Texas (NGAT) appears before various state and national legislative committees to speak on behalf of the Soldiers and Airmen of the Texas Military Forces. This is why your membership is so important. The greater our membership numbers, the more influence NGAT can bring to the political decision-makers and continue the fight on top issues affecting you and your family. Join NGAT today and make a real difference in the fight for your benefits and your future as a member of the Texas Military Forces.