Connect Florida Day at the Capitol

The Connect Florida Day at the Capitol is a unique opportunity for people looking for an abbreviated Connect Florida experience or access to premier, timely education about Florida’s government. Although you do not need to be an official Connect Florida member, you will still have a chance to engage with statewide leaders and experience the organization’s one-of-a-kind programming.

Get ready for the 2017 Connect Florida Day at the Capitol.
February 9 - 10, 2017

Day at the Capitol from andrew fay on Vimeo.


2016 Connect Day at the Capitol attendees on the steps of the Old Capitol2016 attendees goofing off on the steps of the Old Capitol.

2016's Connect Day at the Capitol was a fun-filled event!







To view even more pictures from this year's Connect Day at the Capitol, click here!

Here's the flyer for this year!

Click HERE to download a printable version of this flyer. 

Speaker bios for this year's event can be found HERE.


  • Private Governor's Mansion Welcome Reception with Governor Rick Scott
  • Private Tour and Mock Session in the House of Representative Chambers
  • Private Lunch on 22nd Floor of the Capitol with Legislative Leaders


  • Private dinner with Speaker Will Weatherford
  • Tour of the Florida House of Representatives
  • Briefing in the cabinet room with Senate President Don Gaetz
  • Private Q&A session with Chief Justice Ricky Polston in the Florida Supreme Court chamber




2015 attendees on the steps of the Old Capitol.

2015 attendees on the terrace at Level 8.

Local and Statewide Legislative Leaders

Opening Dinner at Hotel Duval

Connect Class IV Representative Ed Narain

Attendees in the Florida Cabinet Room