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Grand York Rite Convention of New Jersey

March 1st, 2nd and 3rd


Clarion Hotel & Conference Center
815 Route 37 East, Toms River, New Jersey 08755
    (732) 341-2400

Hotel room registration no later than:
February 1st, 2023
Meal Registration below:
Meal Registration
Meal reservation dead line is
Sunday February 18th, 2024
Hotel Registration

Friday, March 1st


3:00pm – 5:00pm: General Registration Open – Rosendahl Room

5:00pm: Ikes Pub and Grill Open, directly opposite the banquet room

7:00pm – 11:00 pm: Hospitality room open

Saturday, March 2nd


7:00am – 8:00am: Private Breakfast - Incoming High Priests and Grand Chap. Staff– Atrium Rm

7:30am – 10:30am: Hospitality room open – Rosendahl Room

​8:00am –1:00pm: General Registration open – Rosendahl Room

8:00am – 12:00pm: Boutique open

​8:30am – 9:00am: Grand Chapter Registration - Ballroom

8:30am: Grand Chapter Visitor Lineup for introductions – Rosendahl Room

​9:00am – 12:00pm: Grand Chapter Convocation and Installation of Officers - Ballroom

11:30pm – 2:30pm: Lunch – Atrium East

​12:30pm – 1:00pm: Grand Commandery Registration - Ballroom

12:30pm: Grand Commandery – Visitor Lineup for Introductions - Rosendahl

1:00pm – 4:00pm: Grand Commandery Conclave and Installation of Officers - Ballroom

1:00pm-3:00pm: Ladies Program – Rosendahl Room

4:00pm – 5:00pm: Knight Preceptors Meeting – Ike’s Skylight

5:00pm: Hotel bar open, directly opposite the banquet room

7:00pm – Grand Chapter and Grand Commandery Awards Banquet


7:30pm: Boutique drawing


9:00pm – 11:00pm: Hospitality room open


Sunday, March 3rd

9:30am – 10:30am: Church service – Applegate Room


Dress Code - Grand Chapter Convocation (Saturday morning) –

                        Red Jacket or Suit. Tuxedos for Grand Officers

                        Grand Commandery Conclave (Saturday Afternoon) –

                        Full Templar Uniform less sword.

                        (Sword for officers being installed and Honor Guard Only)


Banquet (Saturday Night) –


                        Chapter-Red Jacket or Suit / Jacketand

                   Commandery-Full Templar Uniform, minus gloves, sword, and Chapeau.


                        Sunday Worship Service –

                                  Full Templar Uniform, minus gloves, sword and Chapeau.


Ladies Dress Code –


                  Formal or cocktail gown for Banquet.

                 Comfortable clothes for Divine Service. (No jeans please)


Food and Bar: Ikes Pub and Grill, a bar/lounge which specializes in American cuisine is open daily for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. Room service is also available during limited hours. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM for a fee.

Any further question please contact the
weekend coordinator at:
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