Travel and Discounts

The following is travel information for the 2014 conference, for your reference. Sign up for our email list to be notified when 2015 travel and discount information is available.

CONFERENCE LOCATION

Austin Convention Center
500 East Cesar Chavez
Austin, Texas 78701

Click here for comprehensive Convention Center directions, maps, and parking information. Scroll down on this page for additional information about parking.

Area Map with Parking:

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HOTEL DISCOUNTS

NOTE: Please be sure to tell the reservations agent that you are booking with the “TX Conference for Women Block.”

Omni Austin
700 San Jacinto at 8th Street
Austin, TX 78701
$249 per night
Call 1-800-THE-OMNI
Must make reservations by Sept 14th

Hyatt Place
211 East 3rd Street
Austin, TX 78701
$229 per night
Please click HERE to reserve your room
(https://resweb.passkey.com/go/TCFW)
Must make reservations by Sept 23rd

Embassy Suites
5901 N. Interstate 35 Frontage
Austin, TX 78723
$199 per night
Please click HERE to reserve your room
(http://embassysuites.hilton.com/en/es/groups/personalized/A/AUSLKES-TEX-20151014jhtm/index.l)
Must make reservations by Sept 25th

Radisson
111 E. Cesar Chavez
Austin, TX 78701
$209 per night
Please Call: 800-333-3333
Must make reservations by Sept 18th

PARKING

Parking for the event is limited and we strongly encourage carpooling, ride sharing, and mass transit options.

The two main options for parking at the Conference are:

> Park at the Austin Convention Center. The Convention Center has two garages, and information on each can be found at http://www.austinconventioncenter.com/directions/directions.htm. The fee for parking in these garages on conference day will be a flat $8 upon exit.

> Park at the Palmer Events Center. Parking and shuttle service will be available at the Palmer Events Center Garage (900 Barton Springs Road). Shuttle service will pick up in the south circle driveway at The Palmer Events Center and run to the Austin Convention Center beginning at 7:00 am and run in a continuous loop until 6:00 pm. Parking fees at Palmer Garage are $7.

Handicapped Access Parking: Individuals with a hang tag can park free at any meter on the street. There are also designated parking spaces on each level of the Austin Convention Center garage.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

Ride the Train to the Conference
Capital Metro’s MetroRail service stops directly outside the Austin Convention Center, providing transportation through 32 miles of Austin and the surrounding area. View the MetroRail Schedules and Map to plan your ride.

Download the CapMetro App and Get Going
The CapMetro app allows you to purchase passes for all your public transit needs in Austin conveniently on your smartphone. Visit the app store for your Apple, Android or Windows smartphone or mobile device and be on your way.

Capital Metro phone (route inquiries): (512) 474-1200

THINGS TO DO IN AUSTIN

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