Wondering what clothes should go into your suitcase for the XIV World Conference of Regular Masonic Grand Lodges? To help simplify packing, below is a list of events and the appropriate attire for each.
Before you depart, view our helpful “Dressing for the Occasion” guide. Masonic regalia is not required for any session or event. Please note that weather in San Francisco can be unpredictable, and locals often wear layers that they can adjust throughout the day. Double-check your luggage for the following:
Men: Black tuxedo jacket, formal trousers, vest or cummerbund, and black bow tie; classic white shirt with wing collar or turndown collar; formal shoes
Ladies: Similar formal attire
Wear formal attire to the following events:
• Saturday gala and closing ceremony
Men: Business suit, collared dress shirt, tie, and dress shoes
Ladies: Similar semi-formal attire
Wear semi-formal attire to the following events:
• All World Conference sessions
• Wednesday welcome reception
• Friday evening banquet
Business casual attire
Men: Sport jacket or blazer, khaki pants or trousers; white or colored dress shirt; lace-up or slip-on leather shoes or boots
Ladies: Similar business casual attire
Wear business casual attire to the following events:
• San Francisco City Tours
• Dinner Cruise on the San Francisco Bay
• Friday spouse and family brunch
Thank you, and we look forward to seeing you at the World Conference!
Questions? Contact the conference planner atXIVWorldconference@freemason.org or by calling (415) 292-9173.