13-18 October 2019
Chattanooga Convention Center
US/Eastern timezone

Travel Information

Transportation from Airport to Hotel/Venue

The nearest airport to the workshop hotel is the Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport (CHA). The Chattanooga Marriott offers a shuttle service from the Chattanooga Airport to the workshop hotel for $25, but advanced reservations are required; contact the Marriott prior to your arrival to arrange the shuttle transportation (+1-423-756-0002). Taxi fare for transportation from the Chattanooga airport to the workshop hotel is approximately $25-$30 (one-way trip). 

The nearest international airport to the workshop hotel is Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL). A company named Groome Transportation offers daily shuttles from ATL to Chattanooga. The cost for a round trip shuttle between ATL and the Groome Office in Chattanooga is approximately $88. Transportation with Groome is by reservation only - contact Groome to make reservations +1-423-954-1400.

Groome Transportation also offers shuttles between the Nashville Airport and Chattanooga - contact Groome to make reservations +1-423-954-1400.

Rental cars are available from all the major automobile rental companies at the Atlanta, Nashville, and Chattanooga airports. The parking fee at the workshop hotel is approximately $11 per day. 

Local Transportation 

Chattanooga has a free shuttle bus system that operates daily shuttles through the downtown area. Buses run approximately every 5 minutes and there is a stop a the workshop hotel. The bus routes and stops are shown on this shuttle map


Local Restaurants

Tupelo Honey - Southern inspired dishes with a farm-to-table concept.  The restaurant is located in Warehouse Row, which is a collection of restaurants, offices, and high-end retail stores. 

Mellow Mushroom - Eclectic boutique pizza restaurant offering handmade pizza and other Americanized Italian offerings; this is a unique eatery located near the Tennessee Aquarium. 

Sticky Fingers Ribhouse - BBQ-style cuisine specializing in Memphis style ribs and traditional BBQ dishes. 

Big River Grille & Brewing Works - Bar and Grill restaurant with onsite brewery producing local craft beer.