San Antonio, Texas

October 20-22, 2022

Early Bird Registration Ends Midnight, August 31, 2022. All events increase $5 each in September.


Schedule of Events

(Details for each event follows the schedule)

THURSDAY, Oct 20

0800 – 1800 All Day Check-in and Registration
1000 – 1800 Hospitality Lounge Open
1800 – 2000 Meet and Greet at Iron Cactus Restaurant
2000 – 2300 Hospitality Lounge Open

FRIDAY, Oct 21

1000 – 2300 Hospitality Lounge Open
1730 – 1830 Alamo After Hours Private Tour

SATURDAY, Oct 22

1000 – 1300 Hospitality Lounge Open
1300 – 1430 Board Meeting (NANP Officers & BODs)
1500 – 1630 General Meeting (NANP Members)
1800 – 2200 Anniversary Banquet at Holiday Inn Riverwalk
2200-2300 Hospitality Lounge Open

SUNDAY, Oct 23

0800 – 1000 Breakfast (on your own)
1200 Checkout and Depart


Event Location

Holiday Inn San Antonio – Riverwalk

217 N St Mary’s St,
San Antonio, TX 78205
Phone: 877-424-2449

Room rates are $149.00 + tax per room, per night.

All rates are subject to the prevailing local and state taxes, currently 16.75%, and a Tourism Public Improvement District Fee of 1.25%.

Day of event Self-Parking is $15 Sunday-Thursday and $20.00 Friday and Saturday. Rates are subject to change. The hotel garage may not be able to accommodate oversized vehicles.

To make reservations, use the booking link provided below or call in. When using the booking link, select your dates within the group’s dates of Oct 19-23, 2022, and the discounted rate with apply automatically.

When making individual reservations or confirming individual reservations by phone, please call 877-424-2449 and ask for the National Association of Naval Photographers group.

Hotel Check-In time is 4:00PM. Check-out is 12:00PM.

Individual reservations must be guaranteed for late arrival with a credit card for first night’s room and tax. Should cancellation of an individual reservation be necessary, cancellation must occur no later than 48 hours prior to arrival date to avoid a cancellation fee of first night’s room and tax.

Reservations received after September 13, 2022, will be provided on a space available basis at the Hotel’s current selling rate.

You will be responsible for making your own hotel arrangements and payments.

If you need a handicap accessible room, please call to make your reservations. Online reservations will not work for those rooms.


Activity Details

THURSDAY, Oct 20

All Day Check-in and Registration
Once you’re checked into your room, please come to the reunion registration desk to pick up your registration packet and sign in. Reunion desk will be open from 0800 to 1800.

Hospitality Lounge Open
Once you have signed in, you are free to hang out in the lounge and enjoy the fully-stocked hospitality room open from 1000 to 2300. Note: Hospitality Lounge will close during the Meet and Greet.

Meet and Greet Buffett with a cash bar (Iron Cactus Restaurant) – $55 per person
Between 1800 and 2000 it’s time to catch up with old shipmates, hoist a few, and break bread together at the reunion’s kickoff Meet and Greet at the Iron Cactus Restaurant.
Menu Includes: Grilled Chicken Flatbreads, Guacamole Tostada Bites, Fresh Fruit Tray, Cheese and Crackers Tray, Fresh Veggie Tray, and 2 Drink Tickets per person.

FRIDAY, Oct 21

Hospitality Lounge Open
Feel free to hang out in the lounge, enjoy the fully-stocked hospitality room, and swap sea stories with shipmates. Open from 1000 to 2300.

Alamo After Hours Private Tour – $50 per person
All attending, meet at the Alamo at 1730. Retrace the footsteps of the past in the solitude of an Alamo after-hours tour. Your exclusive visit will include a personalized tour of the Church and the Alamo Exhibit after normal operating hours.

SATURDAY, Oct 22

Hospitality Lounge Open
Feel free to hang out in the lounge, enjoy the fully-stocked hospitality room, and swap sea stories with shipmates. Open from 1000 to 2300. Note: Hospitality Lounge will close during the meetings and banquet.

NANP Board of Directors Meeting
The NANP Board of Directors will meet at 1300.

NANP General Meeting
The meeting will commence at 1500. This will be the opportunity for all NANP members to come together to discuss NANP business.
Note: The general meeting is ONLY open to paid members of NANP. To become a member, fill out the form at the following link (https://navyphoto.net/wp/members/membership-application/) and hit submit to go to the payment options.

Group Photo
Prior to the banquet, we will get everyone together for a group photo. If anyone is interested in shooting event photos and the group photo, please contact Gary Mann, Mike Mullen or Wes Gibson.

Banquet with a cash bar (Holiday Inn San Antonio – Riverwalk) – $80 per person
At 1800, we will commence with the reunion banquet. Immediately after dinner, NANP President, Wes Gibson, will address the association, followed by the Two Bells ceremony honoring our departed shipmates.
Menu includes:
Riverwalk Tossed Salad with Fresh Mixed Garden Greens, Teardrop Tomatoes, Sliced Cucumbers, Shredded Carrots, Croutons and Chef’s Avocado Dressing
Chef Carved Slow Roasted Prime Rib Au Jus with Creamy Horseradish Sauce
Chicken Roulade Florentine with Rosemary White Wine Cream Reduction
Garlic Whipped Potatoes
Fire Grilled Marinated Vegetables
Freshly Baked Dinner Rolls with Whipped Butter
Chef Selected Dessert

SUNDAY, Oct 23

Checkout – Official hotel checkout time is 1200.


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Early Bird Registration Ends Midnight, August 31, 2022. All events increase $5 each in September.

If you encounter any difficulties in getting registered for the reunion or need to make changes to your registration, use the website’s Contact Page to get assistance.