Hotel & Travel
The Convention Hotel is the Cherry Hill Crowne Plaza. Registration, Exhibits and the July 1 Workshops will all be at the Crowne Plaza.
The convention rate of $129/night is valid through June 7. Registrants can click here to connect with the hotel reservation system.
UPDATE: While the convention rate is closed, the hotel still has rooms available at reasonable rates. Use the same link above to reserve your room.
Transportation Bus Package
UPDATE: The buses are full and we are no longer able to offer the transportation bus package.
The bus package includes transportation to all convention activities, but does not include pre- and post-convention events.
The cost of the bus package is $90.
Driving Directions to the Crowne Plaza Hotel, 2349 West Marlton Pike, Cherry Hill, NJ:
From PHILADELPHIA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Take Interstate 95 North to the Walt Whitman Bridge. From the Bridge follow 676 East to Route 130 North to Route 70 East to the Hotel on your right.
From PHILADELPHIA (Center City and Amtrak's 30th Street Station) Take 676 East to the Ben Franklin Bridge. Follow Route 30 East to Route 70 East to the Hotel on your right. (Approximately 8 miles)
From TRENTON, NJ Take Interstate 295 South to Exit 34B (Cherry Hill/Route 70 West). Proceed approximately 4 miles on 70 West to Cuthbert Blvd. / Collingswood Exit. Make a left at the first traffic light. Hotel is on left. (Approximately 35 miles)
From ATLANTIC CITY and SOUTH JERSEY Take the Atlantic City Expressway to Route 42 North to Interstate 295 North to Exit 34B (Cherry Hill/Route 70 West). Proceed on Route 70 West approximately 4 miles to the Cuthbert Blvd. / Collingswood Exit. Make a left at the first traffic light. The Hotel is on the left. (Approximately 62 miles)
From NEW YORK CITY and NORTH JERSEY Take the New Jersey Turnpike South to Exit 4. After the toll, take Rt. 73 North to Interstate 295 South. Exit at 34B (Cherry Hill/Route 70 West) Proceed on Route 70 West approximately 4 miles to the Cuthbert Blvd. / Collingswood Exit. Make a left at the first traffic light. The Hotel is on your left. (Approximately 85 miles from New York City)
From BALTIMORE, WASHINGTON, and ALL POINTS SOUTH Take Interstate 95 North to the Delaware Memorial Bridge. After the toll, take Interstate 295 North to Exit 34B (Cherry Hill/Route 70 West). Proceed on Route 70 West approximately 4 miles to the Cuthbert Blvd. / Collingswood Exit. Make a left at the first traffic light. The Hotel is on the left.
From HARRISBURG and ALL POINTS WEST Take the Pennsylvania Turnpike to Exit 24 (Valley Forge). Follow Interstate 76 East (Schuylkill Expressway) to 676 East to the Ben Franklin Bridge. After crossing the bridge, follow Route 30 East to Route 70 East. Hotel is on the right. (Approximately 5 minutes from the bridge)
From FRANKLIN MILLS MALL and PHILADELPHIA SUBURBS Take Interstate 95 South to 676 East (Ben Franklin Bridge). After crossing the bridge, follow Route 30 East to Route 70 East. The Hotel is on the right. (Approximately 20 miles from the mall)
Air Travel and Shuttle
Fly into Philadelphia International Airport
Rapid Rover Shuttle – Call Rapid Rover (1-800-322-8062, www.rapidrover.com) the day before your flight, and give them your flight number and scheduled arrival time. Once you have arrived at baggage claim, use the telephones (dial 21) (or counter, if staffed) to call Rapid Rover for a shared-ride van. The fare is $41.00 for one person and $10 per additional person in your party. Approximate travel time 30 minutes.
Train service to Philadelphia –SEPTA Airport Regional Rail. Trains run approximately every 32 minutes to 30th Street Station in Philadelphia.
From Center City Philadelphia
From 30th Street Station to Cherry Hill Station - The NJ Transit Atlantic City Line departs from 30th Street Station in Philadelphia every 80 minutes. (Buy tickets at the SEPTA windows.) The trip takes approximately 25 minutes. Exit the train at the first stop (Cherry Hill). The station is about one-half mile east of the Crowne Plaza. A PDF schedule for the NJ Atlantic City Train can be found at: http://www.njtransit.com/pdf/rail/r0090.pdf.
From 15th-16th & Locust to Collingswood - PATCO trains depart from the underground concourse in Center City. Get off at the Collingswood station. Taxis are usually available at this station. If not, call the Crowne Plaza at 1-856-665-6666 and ask for the Concierge Desk. The Concierge will call a taxi for you. Information about PATCO schedules and fares is available at: http://www.ridepatco.org