Hotel & Travel

  • Historic arcade houses young professionals
    <strong>Microlofts at The Arcade Providence</strong>&nbsp;<em>Providence, Rhode Island</em>

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  • Crosstown_Concourse_2018_Charter_LooneyRicksKiss
    From former warehouse to "vertical village"
    <strong>Crosstown Concourse</strong>&nbsp; <em>Memphis, Tennessee</em>

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  • Jazz Market New Orleans Audience Seating
    Jazz Market New Orleans Audience Seating
    Trumpeting a cultural revival
    <strong>Peoples Health New Orleans Jazz Market</strong>&nbsp; <em>New Orleans, Louisiana</em>

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  • Mercado District | Tucson, Arizona
    A timeless place from the ground up. #thisiscnu

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  • From parking lot to urban tour-de-force
    <strong>UCLA Weyburn</strong>&nbsp;<em>Los Angeles, California</em>

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  • Expanding options for a car-oriented suburban area
    <strong>Village of Providence</strong> <em>Huntsville, AL</em>

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  • A unique building becomes a hub for historic neighborhoods
    <strong>Ponce City Market</strong> <em>Atlanta, GA</em>

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  • A mixed-use center for town and gown
    <strong>Storrs Center</strong> <em>Mansfield, CT</em>

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  • Southside
    Ten acres that transformed a city #thisiscnu

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CNU 31.Charlotte will take place at the Westin Charlotte, in the heart of the city's Uptown District. We are kicking off the Congress on May 31 at 5pm with an opening party and wrapping up Saturday evening, June 3, with a closing reception. If you wish to travel on Tuesday, you can take advantage of the Strongtowns National Gathering, which will be at the Westin all day on Wednesday. Discounted registration will be offered.

While the room block at the Westin is no longer available for the full Congress, we are offering two additional room blocks:

  • The Embassy Suites Charlotte Uptown is available for a rate of $229/night. Please use this reservation link to get the CNU 31 rate. 
  • The Hilton Charlotte Uptown is available for a rate of $219/night. Please use this reservation link to get the CNU 31 rate.

You can also learn more about places to stay in Charlotte at Visit Charlotte. Through the website you can start planning your visit to the Queen City with rates and availability from more than 130 local hotel partners and book online.

Travel to Charlotte:

Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) is the 7th busiest airport in the world. CLT is served by eight major carriers, 15 regional carriers, and three foreign flag carriers with nonstop service to 189 destinations - including 36 international locations and three U.S. territories. Carriers include:

  • American Airlines
  • Air Canada
  • Contour Airlines
  • Delta
  • Frontier
  • JetBlue
  • Lufthansa
  • Southwest Airlines
  • Spirit Airlines
  • United Airlines
  • Volaris Airlines

Charlotte is also accessible by train and bus from major hubs along the eastern seaboard. Options include:

  • Amtrak Crescent
  • Amtrak Carolinian/Piedmont
  • Amtrak Silver Service/Palmetto (stops in Hamlet, NC)
  • Greyhound Bus
  • Flixbus
  • PandaNY Bus