Travel and Hotel Information
October 23-27, 2013
Spokane Convention Center
334 West Spokane Falls Blvd.
Spokane, WA 99201, U.S.
The Spokane Convention Center campus sits along the banks of the Spokane River and affords users beautiful views of the 100-acre Riverfront Park and direct access to the Centennial Trail. The campus includes the INB Performing Arts Center and the Spokane Convention Center, with the focal point being the new Exhibit Hall. The 100,160 square foot elliptically shaped facility was completed in June, 2006, well ahead of schedule. The Exhibit Hall can accommodate thousands of people for trade shows, community events, sporting events, meetings and banquets. The Hall includes a beautifully finished lobby area which offers a scenic view of the Spokane River through floor-to-ceiling windows.
Looking for a Roommate or Someone to Share a Ride?Visit the APDT Online Community to join the APDT 2013 Conference Roomshare/Rideshare Listings group. Attendees can post availability/needs for roommates and also for people looking to share the ride to Spokane.
Directions for Event Attendees
From I-90: Google Map
From I-90 take Division St. (Newport/Colville) Exit 281. Off ramp turns into northbound Division St. Continue north to Spokane Falls Boulevard, turn left onto Spokane Falls Boulevard. Just after the next light, turn right onto Spokane Falls Court. The parking garage is under the Exhibit Halls.
From North Division (Highway 2 & Highway 395): Google Map
Continue southbound on Division Street (Highway 2/395) to Spokane Falls Boulevard, turn right onto Spokane Falls Boulevard. Just after the next light, turn right onto Spokane Falls Court. The parking garage is under the Exhibit Halls.
ParkingThere are a variety of choices for parking around the INB Performing Arts Center and the Spokane Convention Center. Perhaps the most convenient is the covered parking garage below the Exhibit Halls. The parking lot across the street from the INB Performing Arts Center is a convenient location for events held in the Ballrooms and Meeting Rooms. The large lot across from the Spokane Convention Center operated by Diamond Parking has a daily rate of $10 per day and $5 for 2-4 hours. The evening rate is $5. Other downtown lots vary in price with the majority around $8 per day or less. Click the image above to download a map of alternate parking locations. Parking map | Directions to parking
DoubleTree by Hilton Spokane City Center
322 North Spokane Falls Court, Spokane, Washington, 99201, USA
Work at the business-ready desk, and stay connected with complimentary, standard WiFi access in your guest room. Host an event in the 21,000 sq. ft. of function space. Our AV and event technology team will be there to ensure that your event is a success.Catch up with work in the 24-hour business center.
Enjoy gourmet coffee and tea from the in-room service while enjoying river, park and/or city views. Indulge in aged, hand-cut prime beef seared to perfection at Spencer's for Steak and Chops. Work out in the fitness center, featuring modern cardio equipment and weights, or swim in the heated outdoor pool followed by a relaxing soak in the hot tub.
Room Rates $134.00 for single/double (plus state and local taxes)
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Red Lion Hotel at the Park
303 West North River Drive
Located on the banks of the Spokane River, steps from Riverfront Park, the Centennial Trail, and Spokane Falls, our hotel is just over the footbridge from downtown Spokane's exciting attractions - Spokane Convention Center, Spokane Arena, and INB Performing Arts Center. Our Spokane hotel is walking distance from the Davenport Arts District, Bing Crosby Theater and Gonzaga University. And we're only a few miles from Spokane International Airport and a scenic 20-mile drive to Mt. Spokane Ski & Snowboard Area.
Whether visiting for business or pleasure, our Spokane hotel offers an array of guest focused amenities and services that ensure you stay comfortable, including a 24-hour business center, free high-speed wireless Internet access, room service, airport transportation, and dry cleaning.
Room Rates $129.00 for single/double, $139 for a triple and $149 for a quad (plus state and local taxes)
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Airport Ground Transportation and Driving Directions
- Both hotels offers complimentary transportation to and from the Spokane airport.
How long will it take you to drive to this year's conference?
- Go to this page.
- Put your City in box A
- In box B put: Spokane
- It will tell you the number of hours from your house to this year's conference.
Driving Directions to DoubleTree Hotel
From Spokane International Airport:
Proceed NE on W Airport Drive. Merge onto US-2 which will become Interstate 90. Exit Interstate 90 at Exit #281 (Division Street). Proceed to the left when you come to the fork in the road. Follow to the street light at the intersection of 3rd St. and Division St. Continue straight on Division St. for 6 blocks. Turn left on to Spokane Falls Blvd. Hotel will be on the right-hand side of the street. Turn right on to Spokane Falls Court. Hotel is straight ahead.
Total Time: 15 minutes
Total Distance: approximately 7.5 miles (12km)
From Coeur d'Alene Air Terminal:
Interstate 90 West, Exit Division Street (Exit #281), Left on Spokane Falls Blvd, Right On Spokane Falls Court.
Distance from Hotel: 30 mi.
Drive Time: 45 min.
Typical minimum taxi charge: $60.00 USD
Driving Directions to Red Lion Hotel
Take Exit 281 off Interstate 90, head north on Division, turn left just after the bridge over Spokane River on North River Drive.
From I-90 East or West
Take Exit 281- Division Street Exit, follow Division North approximately 1 mile. Cross the Spokane River and then left at the light (North River Drive). Go 3 blocks and the hotel is on the left side of the street.
From NorthTown Mall (Division St)
Travel South on Division approximately 4 miles. Get in the far right lane and turn right onto North River Drive. Hotel is on the left side of the street.
From Spokane Interstate Fairgrounds & Avista Stadium
Travel South on Havana St. to 2nd Avenue and turn right. Take 2nd Ave. to I-90 Westbound. Take Exit 281- Division Street Exit, follow Division North approximately 1 mile. Cross the Spokane River and then take a left at North River Drive. Go 3 Blocks and the hotel is on the left side of the street.