Travel Information

Closest Airport: Charleston International Airport (CHS)

Transportation from the Airport to the conference hotel can be viewed at:

Uber and Lyft are also very active in the Charleston area.

Conference Hotel:

Francis Marion Hotel
387 King St.
Charleston, SC  29403

Directions to the conference site/hotel as well as hotel guest parking options can be accessed from the hotel website:

The Francis Marions hotel cannot accommodate large vans in the parking garage.

Additional Parking information:  

St. Phillip St. Garage (2 blocks from the Conference Hotel)
89 St. Phillip St. Charleston South Carolina 29403

The cost of parking in this garage is $16.00 per day but you may also pay by the hour.

If you are traveling with a larger, multi-seat passenger van you will need to park your vehicle at:

Visitor’s Center Garage (.5 miles from the Conference Hotel)
63 Mary St. Charleston, SC 29403

Other Helpful Charleston Resources:

Charleston’s Visitor’s Center:

Spoleto Festival USA:

Piccolo Spoleto Festival: