RPAC Events

July 24 – Hudson Gateway - Mixer
The Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors will gather for a night of drinks and fun, at the beautiful Hudson Grille in White Plains on Wednesday, July 24 from 4:30 to 7:30. For more information, contact Phil Weiden at 914-681-6044.

July 31- Greater Rochester – RPAC Luncheon
Shadow Lake Golf Club: Learn about RPAC and the importance of playing a role in legislative/political engagement. 2019 Legislative Session update provided by NYSAR Director of Government Affairs, Mike Kelly. For more information, contact Diane Russi at 585-341-2122.

August 7 – HANFRA & LIBOR – Auction on Fisher’s Island
RPAC Auction as part of combined HANFRA/LIBOR board event on Fisher’s Island. For details, contact HANFRA at 631-734-8310.

August 8 – Dutchess County – RPAC Dunking Booth
DCAR’s RPAC Chair, Dan Staley has volunteered himself to take the hot seat on a Dunking Booth to support RPAC during DCAR’s summary BBQ. For details, Contact John Greenan at 845-471-2811.

August 15 – Jefferson Lewis - Wine Tasting, 1,000 Island Winery
Enjoy some wine while enjoying the amazing scenery of the 1,000 Island from Alex Bay! Complete with food, drinks and plenty of fun in the name of RPAC. For details, contact Lance Evans at 315-782-1322.

August 30 – Jefferson Lewis – Whitewater Rafting 2.0.
The second annual Whitewater rafting event for RPAC will launch at 9 a.m. from the Adirondack River Outfitter (ARO) site in Watertown for a 4.5 hour adventure down the Black River. Post-rafting join us for food, drinks and auctions at the board office just up the street from the rafting site. For complete details and to register, contact the board office at 315-782-1322.

September 12 – LIBOR - Theater Night, Patchogue Theater
Enjoy an evening of Theater featuring a production of Kinky Boots at the Patchogue Theater. For details, contact Maryann Horan at 631-661-4800 x354.

September 12- Ithaca – Finger Lakes Wine Tour
Second annul Ithaca Wine tour of the spectacular Finger Lake Region including transportation, tastings and food. For details, contact Norma at 607-257-1001.


RPAC Fundraiser Event Bank

Get inspired for your next RPAC event by checking out the RPAC events held statewide in 2017. 

Phone-A-Friend for RPAC
Host an RPAC Phone Bank at your local board/association with your REALTOR volunteers. Click here to learn more. 

Local Board RPAC Event Funding 

If your local board/association is interested in hosting an RPAC fundraising event, the Executive Officer must complete and return the Local Board RPAC Event Funding Request Form to Derick King at to request funding in advance. As a reminder, local boards/associations are prohibited from expending local board funds to host RPAC events. Overhead costs for local board RPAC events must be paid for by RPAC.

For more information on RPAC event planning, please contact NYSAR’s Political Affairs Coordinators, Derick King at or 518.463.0300 x238.

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