Event Tickets

Event Venue

The 2018 awards gala will be held on October 5, 2018, in Boston, MA. Details about the venue and entertainment will be announced.


6:00 – 7:00PM: Welcome Reception
7:00 – 9:30PM: Dinner/Awards Ceremony/Entertainment
9:30 – 11:00PM: Dessert Reception/Networking


We have a limited number of rooms available at the Omni Parker House as part of the Next-Generation Pharmacist awards room block. Rates are $329/night (deluxe room – single or double), plus occupancy tax which is currently 14.45%. If you are interested in reserving a room, please indicate during the registration process.


Uber will be available to you for transportation to/from the venue. The venue is also within walking distance of the Omni Parker House where we have a block of rooms. If you wish to take Uber, indicate so during the registration process and a code will be supplied to you closer to the date to cover the cost of your ride.


Business attire is suggested for the awards gala. Please reference pictures from previous galas.

Event Ticketing

Printed tickets will not be sent in advance. Upon arrival at the event, you will need to check in at the Next-Generation registration desk to enter the venue and receive your name badge.

Age Requirements

There are no minimum or ID requirements. However, you or your guest must be over 21 to drink alcoholic beverages. If you are bringing young children, please provide their age during the registration process.

Where can I contact the organizer with questions?

Please contact Cathy Somerville at or (919) 433-4423.