Downtown Durham is home to a burgeoning food scene with over 75 amazing restaurants, earning Durham numerous accolades for its foodie scene in recent years, including “Tastiest town in the South” and “Foodiest small town in America.”
The conference will take place at the Durham Convention Center, 301 West Morgan Street, located in historic downtown Durham, NC.
A block of rooms is available at the Durham Marriott City Center (on site with the Durham Convention Center). The room rate is $129/night + tax from January 6, 2016 through January 10, 2016. The deadline for booking with this rate is December 16, 2015.
Rooms at the special conference rate can be booked online following this link, or by phone.
Hotel address: 201 Foster Street, Durham, NC 27701-3211
Hotel phone: (919) 768-6000
Travel & Transportation:
RDU international airport is conveniently located 15 miles south east from Durham. It takes a 25 minutes (approximately $35) taxi drive to reach the hotel in downtown Durham. Taxi dispatchers are located outside the terminals at RDU.