Conventions

2022

Thunder Bay (Nor-West/Port Arthur)

2023

Winnipeg (100th anniversary year)

2024

Minneapolis (Mpls. Northstar)

2025

September 10 – 13  Thunder Bay (Port Arthur/Nor-West)

2026

Oryg

2027

McKenzie Island

2028

Metro

Past Conventions

Some of our past conventions.  Please check our district Facebook page photo albums for highlights of our fun times.

2021

Cancelled – Covid

2020

Cancelled – Covid

2019

The 2019 District 7 Convention – Party at the Port – was hosted by the Minneapolis Metro Gyro Club. It was held in Duluth, September 12 – 15, at the Inn on Lake Superior – Canal Park.

2018

The 2018 Convention – Magic on the Mississippi – was held in St. Paul September 13-16, hosted by the ORYG Gyro Club. 

2017

The 2017 District 7 Convention was hosted by the Port Arthur Gyro Club. It was held at the NorWester Hotel and Conference Centre in Thunder Bay September 14-17.

2016

The 2016 District 7 & Gyro International Convention was hosted by the McKenzie Island Gyro Club in Red Lake, Ontario. It was held July 11-17.

2015

The 2015 District 7 Convention was hosted by the North Star Gyro Club. It was held at the Inn on Lake Superior in Duluth, located on the Lake Superior shore in Canal Park, October 1-4

2014

The 2014 District VII Convention was hosted by the Winnipeg Gyro Club August 21-24. Headquarters was the Delta Winnipeg Hotel.

2013 – 2008

The 2013 District VII Convention was held at the Airlane Hotel in Thunder Bay, ON. The convention was hosted by the Fort William Gyro Club, with help from the Port Arthur and NorWest clubs.

The 2012 District 7 Convention was hosted by the McKenzie Island Gyro Club. The theme was ‘Gilligan’s Island’. Attendees came dressed as their favourite character from the show. Click here to see the photos on the District 7 Facebook page.
Click here to view a recent article about Ed Fahlgren, one of the founders of the McKenzie Island Gyro Club, a Past Governor of District 7, and Past International President (1971-72).

The 2011 District 7 Convention was hosted by the Metro Gyro Club of Minneapolis. It was held at the DoubleTree Hotel in Bloomington, MN. Activities included tours of the MN Landscape Arboretum and the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, both led by Metro Gyro members who volunteer at these great facilities.

In 2010, District 7 hosted the Gyro International Convention in St. Paul, lead by the Oryg Club. The convention theme was “Rollin’ on the River”. The convention was held at the Crown Plaza Hotel overlooking the Mississippi river in downtown St. Paul. Friday evening festivities took place aboard a riverboat cruising on the river.

The 2009 District 7 Convention was held in Thunder Bay, August 20-23, with the Fort William, Port Arthur and NorWest clubs teaming up to host. The NorWester Resort Hotel served as convention headquarters.

The 2008 District Convention was hosted by the Minneapolis North Star club. We gathered at the Inn on Lake Superior in Canal Park in Duluth, September 4-7.

2014

The 2014 District VII Convention was hosted by the Winnipeg Gyro Club August 21-24. Headquarters was the Delta Winnipeg Hotel.