Diocesan Youth Convention

Save the Date!

68th Annual Diocesan Youth Convention (Leap Year Edition!)

February 28th, 29th, and March 1st, 2019

Buffalo Grand Hotel

The young Church in our Diocese will once again gather to celebrate the Holy Spirit at work within us and among us as we come together for Convention 2020! We hope that you will plan on joining us February 28-March 1, 2020 for one of the first events at the newly renovated Buffalo Grand Hotel. 

Information regarding Convention 2020 will be released as it becomes available. Information regardig Convention 2019 is availbale below for reference and planning purposes.

Event Information

Registration Information 

For Adult Leaders 

Preparing Your Parish

Get Involved

Sponsorship Information (2018 information available for reference; updates for 2019 coming soon!)

What is the Convention?



The convention is a weekend conference for high school youth and their adult chaperones. The weekend includes liturgy, reconciliation, keynote speakers, breakout sessions, award presentations & dance.  It is a powerful experience combining faith, fellowship, and fun.  Won't you consider joining us?  All of the information you need is on this site!  Happy browsing and we will see you on March 1st!

Need more info?  Can't find what you are looking for?  Feel free to contact Mike Slish, Program Coordinator for Youth and Young Adult Ministry or call the office directly at 716-847-8789.