July 2 - 6, 2023 149th Imperial Session Charlotte, North Carolina of Shriners International 2023 Carolina Imperial Session Logo-512px

Welcome to 2023 Imperial Session

Imperial Potentate Kenneth G. “Kenny” Craven and First Lady JJ and the 2023 Imperial Session Committee look forward to welcoming you to Charlotte, North Carolina, for the 149th Imperial Session of Shriners International.


Charlotte Convention Center
Charlotte, North Carolina


July 2-6, 2023

Fun and Fellowship in Charlotte

149th Imperial Session

Welcome to the official website for the 2023 Imperial Session in Charlotte, North Caroina. Check our site often for updates on the schedule of events, marketplace, Shriners Zone, competitions, parade, Ladies Luncheon, All Nobility Evening and more!

You will also find information about where to eat, drink, shop and have fun while you are in Charlotte. You are sure to enjoy your time in this charming southern city that has plenty to do for everyone!


Visit Charlotte

Countdown to Charlotte

Get Ready for 2023 Imperial Session


Charlotte Convention Center
501 S. College Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

Conveniently located near hotels, dinining, shopping and entertainment!