The Friendly Fifth

Convention Registration

Registration for District 5 Sons of Norway Convention

Indianapolis, IN
June 19-22, 2024
Crowne Plaza Airport hotel

Registration forms for delegates and non-delegates are posted on the District 5 website ( and in the Friendly Fifth Friday News.
Registration materials will also be sent to delegates who are identified as representatives of their lodge.

The Delegate registration fee is $125 and includes lunches on Friday and Saturday.
The Non-delegate registration fee is $40. Non-delegates may order lunch separately.

FAQ: What do I get for the registration fee?
A comfortable, recently remodeled place to meet.
A goodie bag. Access to special speakers, evening entertainment, and classes.
A nametag to help you meet others.
A cup of coffee or glass of lemonade Th, F, S.

Class fees:
Rosemaling: $165 includes blank plate (delegates 2 days $90) Wed thru Sat am
Hardanger Embroidery: $175 includes kit (delegates 2 days $90) Wed thru Sat am
Knitting: $150 plus pattern, yarn, and needles (delegates 2 days $90) Wed thru Sat
Stamping: $150 plus materials (delegates 2 days $90) Wed thru Sat am
Needle Felting: $65 including materials (one-day class) Wednesday
Carving Ornament: $60 includes one wood blank (half-day class offered twice) Thurs am, or Fri am
Sami-influenced Bracelet Making: $75 includes materials (one-day class) Thursday
Hardanger Fiddle: $150 provide own instrument (one-and-a-half-day class) Friday am & pm, Sat am

Note: Check class description for details of supplies needed.
No refunds will be given for classes unless a class is cancelled.

Indianapolis Crowne Plaza Airport Hotel Reservations

Sons of Norway District 5 Convention
Indianapolis Crowne Plaza Airport Hotel 
2501 S High School Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46241

 June 19-22, 2024

       The block of guest rooms for the Sons of Norway Convention is now open.  The convention rate of $129 is in effect for Tuesday, June 18 through Saturday, June 22.  This special base rate is for either a king or double queen room.  Additionally, a hot, fresh-cooked breakfast for two people is included with each room.  

           You can reserve your room by calling 317-244-6861 and asking for reservations. The group code is “SNY.”
 Be sure to mention the Sons of Norway District 5 Convention and verify that the base rate is $129.  

If you have any problems reserving your room, you may contact Dawn Huth, Housing Manager at the hotel, 317-243-1030. 
This opportunity is limited, so reserve your room as early as possible.

The deadline is May 19, 2024. 
It is important to RESERVE EARLY to be sure to get this rate and breakfast deal
When our block of rooms closes, the special deal will no longer be available.  Do not hesitate! Reserve as soon as you can before May 19, 2024!

Convention goers, please note: Check-in time at the Crowne Plaza Airport hotel is 4pm and check-out time is noon. 
 If you have special needs they will accommodate to the best of their ability.