This will be the 89th Annual Military Order of the Purple Heart National Convention that will be held in Rapid City, SD! The National Convention will be held from August 14 to August 19 2022 at the Best Western Ramkota Hotel located at 2111 N. LaCrosse St., Rapid City, SD 57701. To get the group rate for the hotel, please go to https://www.purpleheart.org/HotelandArrivalInfo and discover the great rates and accommodations we’ve put together for you.
We are happy to get back to the business of governing the Order and strengthening the camaraderie that we’ve all missed over the past year due to this pandemic. We will make this a fun and safe event for all Patriots and their families by following all of the CDC guidelines and any regulations specific to the state and facilities.
We look forward to seeing you in the beautiful state of South Dakota as we have a great National Convention!
Convention tickets can be purchased for $120 by logging into your MOPH account by clicking the button below and then clicking the National Convention Registration button.
If you are having trouble logging into your MOPH account, or if you are not a member and want to create a convention registration account to purchase a ticket for yourself and a member, please click the button below.
After July 6th, the registration price will increase to $150 with no refunds.
Requests for REFUNDS on any paid sessions will not be honored after July 6th 2022.
COVID Concerns: Like last year, we will be honoring the "green, yellow, and red" indicators.
Green - "hug away",
Yellow - "no hugging but you can stand close", and
Red - "keep six feet away".
In order to attend the convention you will be required to sign a liability waiver at the convention. Please bring emergency contact information with you to the convention.
Group rate for the Hotel please go to https://www.purpleheart.org/HotelandArrivalInfo
For Auxiliary please visit the MOPHA Website for Auxiliary Registration:
To help support funding of our convention consider purchasing a ticket or ticket book (a book is a set of 5 tickets) for the MOPH Convention Bike Raffle. Tickets are $25 each or five for $100. We are selling only 2,500 tickets and the winner will be selected as soon as tickets have been exhausted. You can purchase a ticket from Department of Dakotas Commander Connie Johnson by calling 605-651-3649 or Department of Dakotas Adjutant Bill Flippo at 910-988-5634. You can purchase many books and sell them in your area or purchase for yourself. The Department of Dakotas has Venmo and PayPal set up for ease of payment for Motorcycle Raffle.