The mayor of Kansas City last week lifted a limit on gathering sizes and allowed a return to regular business hours at bars, restaurants and events.
Mask rules remain in effect except when guests are eating and drinking. The order also still requires that patrons be seated to eat and drink and maintain physical distances from groups outside their own.
Given circumstances, the Association is offering members a no-risk registration. Attendees can cancel and receive a full refund as late as the day before the convention begins.