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ABOUT LUV

What 

LUV Conference is an Annual 2-Day Parenting Conference

Who 

For parents, caregivers, and mental health providers of LGBTQ+ kids. Brought to you by Mama Dragons, Dragon Dads, Flourish Therapy,  Mormon Mental Health Association, Utah Pride CenterEquality Utah, and Encircle.

Why 

To learn, connect, and create a more supportive environment for LGBTQ+ individuals and their families

When 

October 18-19, 2024

Where

Salt Lake City, Utah

SLC Marriott Downtown at City Creek

FAQs

BROUGHT TO YOU BY

DragonDads Logo

DRAGON DADS

Flourish Therapy logo
Mama Dragons logo
Encircle
Equality Utah logo
Mormon Mental Health Association logo
Utah pride center

In partnership with NAMI Utah

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

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Lupe Marie Bartholomew

Mother of singer

David Archuleta

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Deb Glenn

Mother of singer

Tyler Glenn

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Rod & Nan Osborne

Parents of life coach 

Sal Osborne

REGISTRATION

EARLY BIRD

$149

May  - July 

EARLIEST BIRD

$129

April

STANDARD

$169

August - Event

Salt Lake Marriott

THE VENUE

Downtown at City Creek

The Salt Lake City Marriott Downtown at City Creek is the ideal conference venue, offering a hotel, modern facilities, and convenient downtown access. Its central location ensures easy exploration of Salt Lake City's attractions, making it the perfect choice for a memorable conference experience.

Find event discount hotel rates here. 

SLC Marriott at City Creek
SLC Marriott at City Creek conference
SLC Marriott at City Creek conference

SCHEDULE

Schedule is subject to change. More details to come.

FRIDAY

12PM

Pre-Conference Social

(Location TBD)

4:30PM

Registration & Merchandise Pickup 

6:30PM

Welcome and Keynote Speakers

SATURDAY

8:30AM

Registration & Merchandise Pickup

9:30AM

Workshops 

12PM

Catered Lunch

1:30PM

Workshops

5PM

Closing

5:30PM

After Parties

(Location TBD)

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