Long John Silver's expects to see YOU in Las Vegas!
This year you can look forward to education, training and vendor engagement at LJSU
Take a moment to watch the video below for more information and a message directly from Long John Silver's President and COO, Brian Unger. 


Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino
3950 S. Las Vegas Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89119


Monday, October 8, 2018 - 
Thursday, October 11, 2018

Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino

Mandalay Bay is a unique destination resort with an 11-acre pool paradise featuring real sand and a wave pool. Property highlights include world-class entertainment, award-winning dining by celebrity chefs and restaurateurs, LIGHT Nightclub, Shark Reef Aquarium, Convention Center, House of Blues, and The Shoppes at Mandalay Place, a collection of unique boutiques and restaurants.

Additional Savings For Your Stay!
By staying at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, you’re helping to keep registration fees down. The hotel provides complimentary meeting rooms to LJSFA if, and only if, we meet the required minimum hotel rooms in our hotel contract. 

As an additional incentive, LJSFA will be offering meal vouchers to attendees who book their stay at Mandalay Bay throughout the duration of the Convention. This includes lunch on Tuesday, October 9 and breakfast on Wednesday, October 10 and Thursday, October 11. Meal vouchers will be given out on-site at the Registration Desk.


Sunday - Tuesday: $175
Wednesday, Thursday: $125
Rates Expire: Friday, September 7


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1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Exhibitor Set-Up & Registration

Exhibitors please check in at the Registration Desk located in the Bayside Foyer to pick up your Exhibiting materials and booth details.

Bayside Foyer

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Franchisee Association Board Meeting

Franchisee Board Members Only

Delano: Sienna A

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

LJSFAB / Leadership Team Board Meeting

Franchisee Board Members and Corporate Leadership Team Only

Delano: Sienna A


9:00 AM - 2:00 PM


Pick up your registration materials outside of the Exhibit Hall in the Bayside Foyer. Access through Mandalay Bay Convention Center.

Bayside Foyer

11:00 AM - 1:30 PM

Lunch & Hospitality*

Lunch and hospitality will be provided for attendees who are staying at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino. *Meal vouchers will be required to access this area.

Islander F

2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Opening Session:  

We're excited to debut Long John Silver's University. Convention attendees are now LJSU students and the Exhibitor Hall is now the LJSU campus. Students attend various classes dispersed throughout the campus. Exhibitors/Sponsors are LJSU Professors and provide interactive sessions informing students about their product or service. We'll kick off LJSU in grand Las Vegas style with an over-the-top orientation! We promise you won't want to be late for class!

Bayside A

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Opening Reception & Live Auction

Join us at DAYLIGHT Beach Club for the ultimate poolside reception! Mingle with fellow Franchisees, Exhibitors and Corporate attendees while sipping a cocktail in this modern tropical oasis. Or sit in a private cabana while listening to music from Mandalay Bay's exclusive DJ! Don't forget to bring your credit cards, we will have some great packages auctioned live! 



8:00 AM - 9:00 AM


Breakfast will be provided for attendees who are staying at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino. *Meal vouchers will be required to access this area.

Islander F

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

General Session

Islander Ballroom

12:15 PM - 2:45 PM

Lunch &

LJSU is drawing to a close, so grab lunch and finish up your classes to enter to win fantastic prizes!

Bayside A

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

General Session

Islander Ballroom


7:30 AM - 8:30 AM


Breakfast will be provided for attendees who are staying at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino. *Meal vouchers will be required to access this area.

Islander F

8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Franchisee Town Hall

*Franchisee Only

Islander F

12:15 PM - 2:15 PM

Lunch, Exhibits & Silent Auction

Come for lunch, networking and silent auction. Make sure to stay to the end! Winners will be announced at 2:00pm in the Exhibit Hall. 

Bayside A

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

LAW Meeting

Islander F

2:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Co-Op Board Meeting

*Co-Op Board Members Only

Delano: Sienna BC

6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Cocktail Reception

Islander Foyer

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Gala Dinner & Awards Ceremony

Before making your journey home, join us for a celebration of your achievements!

Islander Ballroom


Sponsorship is a great way to associate your organization’s name with a commitment to Long John Silver’s Franchisees.

Sponsorship Package Options


Don’t miss out on the opportunity to showcase your product and network with the decision makers and influencers.

Exhibitor Package Options


The Long John Silver’s Franchisee Association is excited to partner again with the American Cancer Society for this year’s Convention!

Charity Information


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