NFMT Baltimore Hotel and Travel


Hotels

NFMT offers a variety of comfortable and affordable accommodations. We have reserved an exclusive room block with discounted rates, available on a first-come, first-served basis at 6 area hotels. Each one is within walking distance of the convention center.




Days Inn SOLD OUT
Located across the street from the Convention Center
Hilton Baltimore $225
+ taxes for single/double
401 W. Pratt St.

Connected to the Convention Center via a covered skywalk

P: 443.573.8700

Hyatt Regency Baltimore Inner Harbor SOLD OUT Connected to the Convention Center via an uncovered skywalk
Marriot Inner Harbor $216
+ taxes for single/double
110 S. Eutaw St.

Approximately 1 block from the Convention Center


P: 410.962.0202

Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace $216
+ taxes for single/double
202 E. Pratt St.

Approximately 3 blocks from the Convention Center

P: 410.547.1200
Sheraton Inner Harbor $209
+ taxes for single/double
300 S. Charles St.

Connected to the Convention Center via an uncovered skywalk

P: 410.962.8300

 

ALERT:

NFMT 2017 Housing is scheduled to open Monday, December 19, 2016. You will be able to make reservations via the NFMT 2017 website beginning on this date.


Please refrain from calling hotels directly for reservations prior to the opening of the housing website as the hotels will not have access to the NFMT 2017 room block at the discounted group rate.

 

TRAVEL

Baltimore Convention Center
1 W Pratt St.
Baltimore, MD 21201

NFMT is held at the Baltimore Convention Center, in the city's Inner Harbor. Baltimore's Inner Harbor is a hub of activity with a beautiful waterfront, loads of attractions, restaurants, pubs, hotels and shops.


Directions

The Baltimore Convention Center is located off I-95, it's easily accessible from cities throughout the northeast.

 



From New York

  95 south to exit #53 (395 south - downtown exit).


  Follow 395 south towards inner harbor.


  Proceed on 395 south and make a right at the 3rd light which is Pratt Street.


  The Convention Center will be on the right.



From Washington DC

  95 north to exit #53 (395 north - downtown exit).


  Follow 395 north towards Inner Harbor, proceed on 395 north and make a right at the 3rd light which is Pratt Street.


  The Convention Center will be on the right.



From York & Harrisburg, PA

  83 south to 695 west.


  Proceed on 695 west and take the next 83 south exit.


  Follow 83 south to Lombard Street and make a right.


  Continue on Lombard Street and make a left onto Hopkins Place.


  Proceed on Hopkins Place (Hopkins Place will convert into sharp street) and make a left onto Pratt Street.


  The Convention Center will be on the right.


  Take Conway to Howard.


  Make a right onto Pratt Street.


  The Convention Center will be on your right.


Where to Eat

There are several food and beverage options available to attendees and exhibitors without ever having to leave the expo hall!


To follow a listing of the food and beverage outlets within the Expo Hall (excluding Starbucks) and their operating hours:



Monday, March 6, 2017

 

Starbucks (300 level, near registration)
12:00pm – 4:00pm *(Starbucks does not accept lunch coupon.)



Tuesday, March 7, 2017

 

Starbucks (300 level, near registration)
7:00am – 4:00pm (Starbucks does not accept lunch coupon.)

Center Grill* (Hall D)
11:30am – 3:30pm

Center Bakery* (Hall E)
11:00am – 4:00pm

Center Market* (Hall F)
11:30am – 3:00pm

Center Bistro* (Hall G)
11:00am – 3:30pm

*$8 NFMT Lunch Coupons accepted



Wednesday, March 8, 2017

 

Starbucks (300 level, near registration)
7:00am – 4:00pm (Starbucks does not accept lunch coupon.)

Center Grill* (Hall D)
11:30am – 3:30pm

Center Bakery* (Hall E)
10:30am – 2:30pm

Center Market* (Hall F)
11:00am – 3:00pm

Center Bistro* (Hall G)
11:00am – 3:00pm

*$8 NFMT Lunch Coupons accepted



Thursday, March 9, 2017

 

Starbucks (300 level, near registration)
7:00am – 3:00pm (Starbucks does not accept lunch coupon.)

Center Grill* (Hall D)
11:00am – 2:00pm

Center Bakery* (Hall E)
10:30am – 2:00pm

Center Market* (Hall F)
11:00am – 2:00pm

Center Bistro* (Hall G)
11:00am – 2:00pm

*$8 NFMT Lunch Coupons accepted


Parking

The Baltimore Convention Center does not offer parking, however parking is available adjacent to the Convention Center at Camden Yards, Lot C.




Parking Rates for Camden Yards, Lot C:

 

  Arrival before 10am daily rate is $8.00 (in by 10am - leave before 6pm)

  Arrival after 10am daily rate is $10.00 (24 hour max)



Oversized vehicle parking:

Pay in advance by calling 410-347-9330. Online information.

 

  Daily: $30

  Overnight: $40

  24 Hour: $70




Shuttle Bus from Camden Yards - Lot C to the Convention Center


NFMT offers shuttle service from the Camden Yards - Lot C parking lot to the Pratt Street entrance of the convention center. The shuttle will run a continuous loop from the center to the parking lot.


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Buses will depart from each location at the top of the hour and 30 minutes past the hour


  Tuesday: 7 AM - 6 PM

  Wednesday: 7 AM - 6 PM

  Thursday: 7 AM - 5 PM




Additional Parking Options


There are a number of affordable parking options located throughout Baltimore's Inner Harbor. For other parking lots available please visit:

 

  Parking Panda (link coming soon!)

  Additional Baltimore Parking


BALTIMORE

Visit Baltimore

Baltimore is famous for its beautiful waterfront, world-class museums, one-of-a-kind attractions, three centuries of history and much more. The city's shining jewel, the Inner Harbor, is surrounded by renowned attractions, a variety of restaurants, unique shopping and first-class hotels. It's all within a quick walk from the Baltimore Convention Center. Sample the local fare at some resident favorites in Little Italy, Fell's Point, or any other of Baltimore's one-of-a-kind neighborhoods. Discover the many entertainment and music establishments in Power Plant Live! Located just outside the Inner Harbor.



Show Your Badge Program

EXCLUSIVE DISCOUNTS


Baltimore is bursting with unexpected restaurants and attractions all around town. And you are eligible for exclusive discounts! Just show your badge at the participating establishments to receive a special promotion or discount. For more information, to make reservations, or to plan your itinerary, stop by the Convention Concierge at the Baltimore Convention Center, call 1-877-Baltimore, or visit the Baltimore Visitor Center at the Inner Harbor at 401 Light Street.



Show Your Badge program restrictions (all apply):

Your badge must be presented at the time of purchase.

This discount is not valid with any other coupon or reduced price offer.

This discount is not redeemable for cash or gift card purchase.

Applicable taxes paid by bearer.

Certain restrictions may apply to individual restaurants.



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Airline and transportation discount information will be available January 2017


Airlines

United Airlines


United Airlines Logo

Offer Code: ZX85473101

Travel Dates: 3/4/16 – 3/12/16


You may book online at www.united.com and enter your Offer Code ZX85473101 in the Offer Code box when searching for your flights.


Telephone reservations by calling United Meetings at 800-426-1122 and provide the Z Code ZX85 and Agreement Code 473101. Please note phone reservations are subject to a processing fee.

BOOK ONLINEUse Offer Code ZX85473101

SuperShuttle

SuperShuttle's goal is to make your travel experience as affordable, reliable, and safe as possible.

To & from BWI/DCA/IAD

Discount Valid Between: 03/04/17 –03/12/17
10% off One Way and Round trip on SuperShuttle
Book online at www.supershuttle.com and enter your group discount code: 9A5SE
Discount valid online only.
. Wheelchair Accessibility Available. Please check the box next to the symbol when making reservations online.

Arrival SuperShuttle Shared-Ride Van Service
Exit door #7 outside baggage claim and cross street to outer curb pickup zone C1. Passengers should check in with a SuperShuttle BWI Customer Service Representative available at the outer curb pickup locations from 8am-Midnight 7 days a week. Passengers needing additional assistance may call 1-800-258-3826.

Departure SuperShuttle Shared-Ride Van Service
1. Please be ready at your hotel designated shuttle/taxi pick up location. Please ask the front desk if you do not know.

SuperShuttle will arrive within the 15 minutes of the pick-up time selected when booked online



Rental Car

AVIS


AVIS

AWD Number: D105518


Telephone Reservations: 1 (800) 331-1600, provide reservations agent with AWD Number D105518 to ensure the best available car rental rates.


Rates Effective February 29 to March 16

BOOK ONLINEDiscount #D105518

Train Station

Amtrak


Amtrak

Amtrak offers a 10% discount off the best available rail fare to (Baltimore, MD) between (March 4, 2016 – March 12, 2017). To book your reservation call Amtrak at 1 (800) 872-7245 or contact your local travel agent.


Conventions cannot be booked via Internet. Please be sure to refer to Convention Fare Code X20C-954 when making your reservation. This offer is not valid on the Auto Train and Acela Service. Fare is valid on Amtrak Regional for all departures seven days a week, except for holiday blackouts. Offer valid with Sleepers, Business Class or First Class seats with payment of the full applicable accommodation charges.


INFORMATION FOR PASSENGER

You may present this information to the Amtrak Ticket Agent or your Travel Agent to assist them in providing you with this discount

Fare Code Number: X20C-954

Valid For Travel: March 4, 2016 – March 12, 2016


Local Transportation

Light Rail


Baltimore's Light Rail System travels through the heart of the city. There are 32 stops along the route, including near the Baltimore Convention Center at Camden Yards. Tickets are available onboard.

Daily Service:
From 5:00 am to 12:00 am WEEKDAYS
From 6:00 am to 12:00 am SATURDAYS
From 11:00 am to 7:00 pm SUNDAYS

Serving:
Hunt Valley and BWI Marshall Airport
Hunt Valley/Timonium and Cromwell Station/Glen Burnie
Penn Station and Camden Yards



MARC Train Service

MARC Train Service is a commuter rail system whose service areas include Harford County, Maryland; Baltimore City; Washington D.C.; Brunswick, Maryland; Frederick, Maryland and Martinsburg, West Virginia. MARC Train Service operates Monday through Friday only. Weekend Service now available on the Penn Line only.



Metro Subway

The 15.5-mile, 14-station Metro Subway system operates every. 8-10 minutes during the morning and evening peak periods; 11 minutes during weekday evenings; 15 minutes on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays.



MTA Bus Service

MTA bus service currently has 57 bus routes, which include 47 local buses, 4 limited stop routes (known as QuickBus), and 4 express bus routes (which operate from various suburbs to downtown Baltimore).



MTA Commuter Bus

Commuter Bus provides express transit service connecting suburban residential areas that include Columbia, Bel Air, Havre De Grace, and Laurel to downtown Baltimore. There are five Commuter Bus routes that operate to the Baltimore region, making 55daily trips.



MTA Mobility/Paratransit Program

Mobility/Paratransit service is for citizens who are unable to use Local Bus, Metro/Subway or Light Rail service. Mobility/Paratransit service is provided by the MTA via contracts with Veolia Transportation, MV Transportation, and First Transit Inc. Certified Riders may click here for more information or to use PASS Web.


Taxis/Cabs

Yellow/Checker Cab — (410) 685-1212


Book Via zTrip


1. Enter mobile phone number
  a. Get download link
  b. Choose black car or taxi

2. Choose Ride Now or Ride Later

3. Choose credit card or cash


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Accessibility

SCOOTAROUND

Have a scooter or wheelchair delivered to your hotel or the convention center.


For more information or a quote please click here http://locations.scootaround.com/NFMTBaltimore.





Americans with Disabilities Act:

The Convention center provides access for our guests with disabilities in the following ways:


  Sidewalk curb cuts provide easy access for wheelchair users to main lobby areas.


  Wheelchair ramp located in the Charles Street Lobby.


  Thresholds are level with floor at entrance doors.


  Meeting room audio enhancements.


  Exterior automatic sliding doors are located at each public lobby entrance - Pratt Street, Sharp Street, Charles Street, and the Mezzanine Level, Main Terrace.


  Emergency systems provide emergency notice for the visually and hearing impaired.


  There are amplified telephone handsets located in each of the permanent public telephone banks located throughout the Center.


  TDD and TDY-equipped telephones are located throughout the public areas of the facility.


  Telephones in each telephone bank are installed at a height that accommodates persons in wheelchairs.


  Elevators are located near escalators on each level, and are equipped with Braille indicators, chimes, and raised lettering, providing mobility for visually impaired as well as mobility impaired guests. In addition, meeting room signs have additional Braille text.


  All restrooms are accessible for standard wheelchairs.


  The elevator cabs provide information on the location of the phone and instructions on using the instruments.


  Visual line indicators (flashers) and amplified handsets are available to exhibitors and show management through the Center's Telecommunications Department.