Hotel, Parking, and Transportation


Courtyard by Marriott
1050 HWY 105, Boone, NC 28607

Individuals are responsible for payment of hotel accommodations.

Please contact Taelor Hodges at with questions or concerns.



Please park at the RIVER STREET PARKING DECK on campus.

As participants enter the parking garage you'll press a button for a parking stub and the gate will lift.

Parking will be allowed anywhere within the parking deck.

Curbside pick up will be marked accordingly.

In the event that the parking deck becomes FULL, additional parking will be located and shuttle service will be available in the rear of the Broyhill Center parking lot. Alternate Parking Broyhill Center Map

Shuttle service will NOT be available at this lot UNLESS River St Parking is closed and you have been instructed to use alternate parking.

Whether you arrive via shuttle or choose to walk to Kenneth E.Peacock Hall (previously Raley Hall) please proceed to the Event Check-In (2nd Floor of Peacock Hall - Entrepreneurship Center - RH 2018).

Faculty, Staff and Students will greet you upon arrival.

At Check-In you will receive an Information Folder which will include a "Visitor Parking Pass." IMPORTANT: To avoid a charge you will need this pass as you exit the parking deck.

Shuttle Transportation Schedule


7:30 am to 5:30 pm Shuttle between Rivers Street Parking Deck and Peacock Hall, Howard Street, Main Entrance (every 15 minutes)


4:00 pm to 7:00 pm Shuttle - Rivers Street Parking Deck to Plemmons Student Union