North Texas Mensa Presents:

The Feast of Pleasures and Delights XXXVII

Thanksgiving Weekend: Nov. 23 to Nov. 26, 2017

North Texas Mensa is proud to announce our 37th annual Regional Gathering. Our 2017 RG will be bigger and better than ever! Come join us for entertaining events, starting Thursday evening and ending Sunday afternoon! We’ll have the usual mix of great speakers, lots of games, a wonderful dance, delicious tastings and lots of other interesting activities. This RG will truly please and delight one and all. So come join your Mensa family and friends for another fun-filled Thanksgiving weekend.

Where: Addison Marriott Quorum by the Galleria, 14901 Dallas Parkway, Dallas, TX 75254. This is the same hotel as last year. Room rate is $106 per night, which includes breakfast buffet for 2 each morning in the hotel restaurant. Call Marriott reservations at (800) 228-9290, or the hotel at (972) 661-2800 for reservations. Please ask for the American Mensa – North Texas Chapter roomblock.


Registration: The early Registration Rate is $50 this year. Registration must be postmarked by September 15, 2017 to receive this rate. Then registration jumps to $65 until November 15th. Starting November 16th the rate will be $80, which will also be the walk-in rate. All children 0-5 years of age are free. Pre-teens (6–12 at time of RG) are ½ the regular registration price on the day they register. First-time attendees can register for half-price until September 15th. See registration form for day rates. Check, money order or credit cards are accepted. You can register by using this handy form, sending it to Deborah Lockhart, Registrar, at 6211 W. Northwest Hwy, # 1204, Dallas, TX 75225-3425. Or you can register online.


Tastings! Tastings! Tastings!

Extra cost events –

We’ll be tasting beer and wine again this year, plus Bourbon, and are adding soda pop tasting and sausage tasting to the schedule. NOTICE: While it is our intention to conduct all tastings, one or more may be canceled if difficulties should arise.

There will be no refunds on tasting tickets unless the event is canceled or rescheduled.


Saturday Night Dance

Theme to be Announced


We plan to have a DJ this year


More information will be available in the near future.