There will be two MCFL-sponsored buses attending the National March for Life this year:
OVERNIGHT - BUS #1 - January 23-24, 2020
(depart Thursday, return Friday night after the March)
(Overnight Bus - No Hotel Stay) Our first itinerary will run overnight Thursday to allow members to march on Friday before returning that evening. This is the ideal trip for someone who cannot spend too many days away from home, or who is looking for for the most economical trip.
Depart: Thursday, January 23rd at 8:00 PM from Riverside Station (367 Grove St, Newton, MA)
Return: Friday, January 24th after the March for Life. location TBD
2 NIGHT HOTEL STAY -BUS #2 - January 22-25, 2020
(depart Wednesday evening, return Saturday afternoon after the national Pro-Life Summit)
(2-Night Hotel Stay) Our second itinerary will include a 2-night stay at POD DC hotel full of opportunities to attend The Democrats for Life Pre-March Caucus & Brunch, The National March for Life Expo, and the historic National Pro-Life Summit, endorsed by MCFL, Saturday. PLEASE PRE-REGISTER FOR THESE ACTIVITIES AND EVENTS at the below links.
THURSDAY: MARCH FOR LIFE EXPO (all day, Renaissance DC Marriott) YOUTH RALLY (1:45pm, Renaissance DC Marriott)
on arrival, mass at 8:00am is an option for all Catholics joining the bus tour
FRIDAY: MARCH FOR LIFE EXPO, OPENING EVENTS (Renaissaince DC Marriotl, 8:00am-10:00am; National Mall 11:00am-1:45pm) no registration required
FRIDAY: DFLA CAUCUS & BRUNCH (9:30am pre-march) location TBA
FRIDAY: MARCH FOR LIFE ROSE DINNER (6:00pm Cocktail Hour - 7:00pm Dinner)
SATURDAY: NATIONAL PRO-LIFE SUMMIT (by Students for Life and Life Action, endorsed by MCFL) (8:00am-5:30pm)
This is the ideal trip for someone who is looking to maximize their March For Life experience and looking to take advantage of all of the pro-life activities taking place before and after the March.
Depart: Wednesday, January 22th at 8:00 PM from Riverside Station (367 Grove St, Newton, MA) to arrive Thursday, January 23rd at BASILICA OF THE NATIONAL SHRINE ~7:30am
Return: Saturday, January 25th, 7:00pm from BASILICA OF THE NATIONAL SHRINE
PLEASE NOTE: You are responsible for making your own hotel accommodations. MCFL has room blocks at a discounted rate for anyone who makes a reservation using Bus Option 2. You will be able to book through the hotel's secure portal at THIS SECURE LINK after you've secured your bus reservation. The hotel is located near the Basilica of the Immaculate Shrine. Rooms are available for $139 per night per room.
Google map and directions