Venue

Conference Venue: The Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center at UMD 

Front of the Riggs Center at the University of Maryland

The Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center is on the University of Maryland, College Park campus—conveniently located off of I-495 and close to the College Park Metro station on the Green Line. The center is on the university’s northwest corner, next to the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center and Maryland Stadium.

Parking: 

Paid parking is available in the Stadium Drive garage for a rate of $3 per hour at all times. The garage is located adjacent to the Riggs Alumni Center and the Moxley Gardens.

Parking instructions for the Stadium Drive garage:

  • Please pay for your parking immediately after parking your car in the garage. Remember your space number and enter it into the machine located directly outside of the garage, or use the Park Mobile app.
  • If you have been provided with a validation code, please remember your space number and enter the validation code in lieu of payment at the machine located directly outside of the garage. Validation codes cannot be used with Park Mobile.

Additional parking information can be found on the University of Maryland Department of Transportation Services (DOTS) website.

Flying:

The University of Maryland, College Park is located near the three major airports that serve the Baltimore-Washington, DC area. Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center is 14.3 miles from Ronald Reagan National Airport; 25.3 miles from Baltimore/Washington International Airport; and 37.8 miles from Washington Dulles International Airport.

Hotel:

Front of the Hotel

THE HOTEL
7777 Baltimore Ave, College Park, MD 20740
Tel: 301-277-7777

The name of the official Drupal GovCon hotel is "The Hotel." The Hotel is located less than one mile from the College Park Metro station. The room block is  available now at $176 which is the DC area government rate

COMPLIMENTARY SHUTTLE:

Complimentary shuttle service is available from the hotel lobby. Please contact the bell desk to inquire about the daily schedule and details. The shuttle runs on a scheduled routine and includes stops at the Riggs Center and the College Park Metro Station.