100th ANNIVERSARY
Kiwanis International 100th Anniversary - 1915-2015
Kiwanis Brainstorming Ideas
Kiwanians brainstorming 100th anniversary ideas during the 2012 New Orleans convention.

2015 Kiwanis International Convention and Centennial Celebration

If ever there was a Kiwanis convention not to miss, this is it! Kiwanians from around the world will celebrate our 100th anniversary in Indianapolis this June.And we won’t be alone: Members of Circle K, Key Club and Aktion Club will all join us. Come make history. And years from now, you’ll be able to say: I was there! 

Basic pricing information: (More details coming in January)

  • All inclusive premium package: US$575 (Registration, Platinum Pass, and all amenities associated with Fellowship Breakfast, Kiwanis Fireworks Night at the Ballpark, Next Century Gala Night)
  • Registration only: US$275 (Entrance to convention sessions, pre-convention workshops, other education sessions, non-ticketed events and The Kiwanis World Showcase)
2015 Convention Schedule At a Glance*
 
Daily
Get (or stay) fit with yoga, runs/walks on Cultural Trail and other activities
Tours of the Kiwanis International home office
The Kiwanis World Showcase (formerly the Exhibit Hall)
Kiwanis Centennial Playground build at Hawthorne Park, hosted by the Indiana District
 
Wednesday, June 24
Get on Track pre-convention workshops for Kiwanis members (also open to area nonprofits)
Service Leadership Programs Conference
“Happy hour” networking in The Kiwanis World Showcase
 
Thurs, June 25      
Education round robins (30-minute sessions)
Monumental Pancake Lunch on Monument Circle, featuring the “Panc-a-tron” from Park Forest, Illinois (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PxDHFZHtdYQ)
Opening Celebration: The Kiwanis Century
The Eliminate Project Celebration
 
Fri, June 26

Fellowship Breakfast (ticketed event)
Business Session
Explore Indy
Birthday Bash on Georgia Street
Kiwanis Fireworks Night at the Ballpark (Victory Field) (ticketed event)
All-night dancing on Georgia Street, featuring DJ Andy Austin
 
Saturday, June 27
Ribbon-cutting  and dedication of the Kiwanis Playground at Hawthorne Park
Idea Exchange show-and-tell education sessions (TED-style success sharing)
Closing Celebration: The Next 100 Years
Up with People Concert (black tie optional) 
Next Century Ball (black tie optional), featuring the Sugar Creek Big Band (ticketed event)

*Events and dates subject to change, watch for new details and changes
More information and registration coming soon.

June 23–26, 2016
In Toronto, Ontario, Kiwanians attending the convention celebrate 100 years of Kiwanis in Canada.

July 13–16, 2017

Join European Kiwanians in Paris, France.