Family Discovery Day

March 3, 2018

This free, 1-day event will inspire you to discover, celebrate, and cherish your family relationships—past, present, and future. Enjoy devotionals from Latter-day Saint General Authorities, inspirational breakout sessions, and hands-on activities.

Join us for Family Discovery Day

Family Discovery Day is a free event, but registration is required. Register using the link below. Unable to attend? Watch from the comfort of your own home. Starting at 1:00 P.M. MST on Saturday, March 3, join the live stream on

There's Something for Everyone

Sheri Dew and Wendy Nelson

Special Guests

Hear inspiring messages from General Authorities, popular Latter-day Saint speakers, and Church members.

Helper at RootsTech

One-on-One Help

Receive one-on-one help to find temple opportunities in your family tree.

Attendees enjoying the expo hall

Expo Hall

Come interact with hundreds of family history and technology exhibitors in the expansive expo hall, and discover the latest products and services being offered in the industry.

Helper at RootsTech

Help for Your Calling

Receive help for your family history calling, get familiar with new tools, and learn best practices.

Interactive Activities

Enjoy fun, interactive activities as a family or with your friends.

Crescent Super Band at RootsTech

Closing Event

Wrap up your conference experience with a good laugh and excellent music.

Fun Breakout Sessions for Everyone

Doing family history as a family is fun! Play games like Family Feud and Twisted Family History. Help your kids earn merit badges and Personal Progress value experiences. Provide your kids the opportunity to become family history consultants and more.

Attend Family Discovery Day with your friends, and participate in some of these fun sessions: #Myfabfamily Photography Contest, Family History in Emoji, Record Your Story, and Replace a Face.

Do you have a family history calling? Don't pass up our awesome training sessions. Learn how to organize family history efforts, work with youth consultants, and take advantage of new tools and techniques.

Get tips on how to use FamilySearch, and receive one-on-one instruction for discovering family temple opportunities.

Purchase a RootsTech Pass, and Experience Even More

Donny Osmond at RootsTech
February 28–March 3, 2018


At RootsTech 2018, you'll experience an exciting lineup of entertaining keynotes that include well-known entertainers, authors, and industry experts. Registration is required. Registration passes start at $69.

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RootsTech Patrons
February 28–March 3, 2018

Getting Started Experience

New to family history? Try a Getting Started pass—an economical way to learn the fundamentals and discover what RootsTech is all about. Classes will be taught by some of the industry's most well-known and respected figures. RootsTech Getting Started passes start at $69.

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Elder Quentin L. Cook with his family
February 28–March 3, 2018

Content Especially for Latter-day Saints

RootsTech offers select classes specifically with Latter-day Saint content, including calling helps, new tools and resources, and inspiring messages. A RootsTech pass is required to attend these classes happening Thursday and Friday. Passes start at $99. Choose from a 1-day or 4-day pass.

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