For accommodations within walking / short driving distance of all conference activities, see the hotels below.

With the popularity of October as a month to visit Dallas, the availability of rooms at these hotels will be limited. Be sure and book early.

There are also several additional options for lodging in downtown Dallas, all within close driving distance to Uptown where the Dallas Institute is located.



Airline Info:

Two major airports service Dallas: Love Field (DAL), in midtown, and Dallas-Fort Worth International (DFW), in Irving. Love Field is closest to the Dallas Institute and operates as a hub for Southwest Airlines and Alaska Airlines. Multiple airline options are available at D/FW International.

Directions from Love Field to the Conference Site:

Follow Herb Kelleher Way to main exit. Drive straight on Cedar Springs Rd at light.

Take Cedar Springs Rd approximately 3 miles to Turtle Creek. Turn right. Turn left on Routh. The Dallas Institute will be on the south side of Routh between Howell and Mahon.

A taxi or car service will cost approximately $15 from Love Field to Uptown.

Directions from D/FW International to Conference Site:

Follow the North Airport exit signs. After the exit booth, take Highway 635 East approximately 21 miles to US-75 (Central Expressway) South exit.

Drive approximately 5 miles and take Exit 1B, following signs for N Hall Street. Turn right on Hall. Turn left on State. Turn right on Routh. The Institute will be on the south side of Routh between Mahon and Howell. (Note: there are faster options that use tollroads.)

A taxi or car service will cost approximately $45-60 from DFW to Uptown.

Nearest Grocery:

 Whole Foods – Uptown
(469) 518-5814
2510 McKinney Avenue


Crooked Tree Coffeehouse
(214) 953-1142
2414 Routh Street


Deep Vellum Books
(972) 638-7741
3000 Commerce Street


Uptown Dallas is a dynamic neighborhood housing young professionals. It has a lively restaurant scene. These are a few consistently good options in the mid-price range. The easily accessible Whole Foods grocery has a full deli and salad bar. Consult Trip Advisor for downtown Dallas / Deep Ellum / Bishop Arts if you are feeling adventurous. It has options for every palate and price range.

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