2014 USA Rice Outlook Conference — Hotel and General Information
HOTEL ROOM RATES, DATES AND AVAILABILITY: Special conference rates of $129 for single/double rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis for reservations made no later than Nov. 5. The conference rates are available for the meeting dates Sunday, Dec. 7 through Tuesday, Dec. 9, as well as three days prior and three days after, subject to availability. Reservations made after Nov. 5 and/or after the conference’s room block is filled are subject to availability. Please make your reservations early.
HOTEL RESERVATIONS: Call the hotel directly at (877) 759-6290 and ask for the special USA Rice rate or click here to reserve your room online. Please keep your reservation confirmation number.
HOTEL CHECK-IN/CHECK-OUT TIMES: Check-in is 3 p.m. and check-out is noon.
TRANSPORTATION: The Marriott is located seven miles from Clinton National Airport. One-way taxi fare between the airport and hotel is approximately $15. The Marriott provides complimentary shuttle service on a space- available basis between the Clinton National Airport and hotel. Advance reservations are required. Call the hotel at (501) 906-4000 and tell the operator you need to schedule an airport shuttle.
PARKING: The Marriott offers valet parking only at $20 + tax daily for overnight guests and $15 (includes tax) for day visitors. Self-parking is available at a daily rate of $9 at the Second and Main Parking Garage, which is operated by the City of Little Rock and is located two blocks from the hotel.
TROLLEY SERVICE: The River Rail System offers inexpensive transportation via replica vintage trolleys operating on a 3.4-mile route, making many area attractions easily accessible from the Marriott. General fare is $1 per boarding; day passes for unlimited boarding can be purchased for $2. For more information on rates, routes and hours of operation, visit the River Rail website (www.cat.org/river-rail).
PHOTO RELEASE: Any pictures taken by the USA Rice Federation may be used in publicizing the USA Rice Federation or its events, including this and future conferences.
PRE-REGISTERED, ONSITE AND POST-CONFERENCE ATTENDEE LIST: All conference registrants will be listed in the conference attendee lists distributed by the USA Rice Federation. If you do not wish to be included on these lists, please check the appropriate box on the registration form.