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HOTEL LOCATION

Sheraton Seattle Hotel

1400 6th Avenue

Seattle, WA 98101

Main Tel: +1 206 621 9000 

Reservations: +1 888 627 7056

Click here to book your room at the conference rate of $259

TRANSPORTATION DETAILS

Upon arrival to Seattle Tacoma International Airport (SEA), choose from the following transportation options to the Sheraton:

Shuttle Service from Seattle Tacoma International Airport (SEA):
Book your shuttle with Shuttle Express by visiting https://shuttleexpress.com/ or calling +1 425 981 7000.

The Shuttle Express customer service desk is located on the third floor of the parking garage.  Follow the ground transportation signs to the ground transportation plaza between the purple and orange elevator banks.

Taxi or Uber:
Average travel time from the airport is approximately 30 minutes.  Fares range from $34-$50 each way.

Taxis are readily available at the airport and at the Sheraton 24 hours/day.

Directions from Seattle Tacoma International Airport (15 Miles):
Get on WA-518 E from Airport Expressway.  Take I-5 N to 6th Ave in Seattle.  Take exit 165 from I-5 N.  Take a slight right onto 6th Ave, the hotel is located on the right-hand side.

Seattle Light Rail (Link):
The Sheraton Seattle is conveniently located within a 3-minute walk to the Westlake & Pine Street Station.  Take the link from SEATAC towards the University of Washington Station. The fare is $3 for a one-way ticket, and the ride takes approximately 40 minutes.  Click here to see more information.

WEATHER

Expect high temperatures of 60 degrees, and lows near 47 degrees in October. The rainy season begins mid-October, so don’t forget a rain jacket and/or boots. 

ATTIRE

Business casual attire is appropriate for the conference. We recommend bringing layers to prepare for cool or wet weather in Seattle, as well as comfortable and waterproof walking shoes when leaving the hotel.

THINGS TO DO IN SEATTLE

Seattle City Tour

3-hour comprehensive city tour. Experience the best of Seattle on this 3-hour small-group minibus tour in and around the Emerald City. Visit great attractions in downtown Seattle and at the Seattle waterfront. Travel to Pioneer Square, Chinatown and the International District, plus Seattle Center (with the iconic Space Needle). Starting at $65.98/person.

https://showmeseattle.com/tour/3-hour-seattle-city-tour/

Seattle Underground Tour

Walking tour below the streets of Seattle. This one hour tour is unlike any other tour in Seattle. You’ll cover 3 city blocks of historic Pioneer Square, exploring underground passageways originally constructed in the 1890’s. You’ll also get a closer look at some of the best parts of the Pioneer Square neighborhood. Starting at $19/person.

https://www.beneath-the-streets.com/

Food & Cultural Walking Tour of Pike Place Market

Experience the food and culture at one of Seattle’s most famous landmarks, Pike Place Market, on this 2-hour walking tour. This is the original food and cultural tour of Pike Place Market. Enjoy more than 16 diverse tastings, from fresh produce and crab cakes to local coffee, doughnuts, pastries and much more. Feel like a market insider on this behind-the-scenes adventure to savor the flavors of this historic attraction. Starting at $50.

https://www.lonelyplanet.com/usa/seattle/activities/seattle-pike-place-market-food-and-culture-walking-tour/a/pa-act/v-2956PIKEPL/362101

Boeing Factory Tour

See where (and how) airplanes are built on this guided, 4.5-hour, small-group tour of the Boeing factory near Seattle. Tour the massive Boeing assembly plant, the world’s largest building by volume, and see the 747, 767, 777 and 787 Dreamliner planes in production. Explore the interactive exhibits and displays in the 28,000-square-foot Aviation Center Gallery and visit the educational Future of Flight Aviation Center museum. Starting at $75/person.

https://www.futureofflight.org/boeing-tour-seattle

Museum of Flight:

Walk the aisle of JFK’s Air Force One and climb aboard the West Coast’s only Concorde. Revel in the history and heroics of WWI and WWII. Barrel-roll a Mustang, land on the moon, and soar over Puget Sound in a simulator. Experience the excitement of the space race and sit at the controls of the world’s fastest jet. From the Wright brothers to the exploration of Mars, you’ll find it at The Museum of Flight! Starting at $22/person.

https://www.museumofflight.org/Plan-Your-Visit/Hours-and-Admission?gclid=Cj0KCQiAiKrUBRD6ARIsADS2OLkIvuhc_KrxMVrh3lf30ld7XN_Rg3sM5gkIbdmA9ignxYoUyKWhTXcaAjRuEALw_wcB

Seattle Art Museum

SAM has been the center for world-class visual arts in the Pacific Northwest since 1933. Visit SAM to see a museum carved into the city, as much a part of Seattle’s landscape and personality as the coffee, rain, mountains, Pike Place Market, and the Space Needle. Our three distinct locations celebrate the region’s position as a crossroads where east meets west, urban meets natural, local meets global. Our collections, installations, special exhibitions, and programs feature art from around the world and build bridges between cultures and centuries. Starting at $22.95.

http://www.seattleartmuseum.org/

Museum of Pop Culture

Visit a museum like no other on earth. MoPOP, located next to Seattle’s historic Space Needle, houses some of the world’s most legendary pop culture artifacts. Test your DJ skills in Sound Lab and get the scoop on the world’s most mesmerizing producers of pop culture. Hands-on experiences, iconic artifacts, and award-winning exhibitions featuring luminaries in the fields of music, literature, television, and film make MoPOP a destination unlike any other. Starting at $31/person.

https://www.mopop.org/

Seattle Space Needle/Observation Deck

Travel to the top of the Space Needle’s 520 ft. observation deck for unparalleled views of downtown Seattle, Mt. Rainier, and the Puget Sound, plus hands-on digital experiences and FREE digital souvenir photos. If you see one thing in Seattle, see everything! Starting at $23/person.

https://web.ticket.spaceneedle.com/

Seattle Shore Excursion – City Tour

See Seattle like a local on a private shore excursion that takes in all the highlights of this famous Northwest city. While your ship is in port, take private minivan transport to must-see locales such as the Chinatown-International District, Pike Place Market, Pioneer Square, the Ballard Locks and Queen Anne Hill. The 3-hour tour includes stops to explore Seattle’s food, shopping and entertainment. You can even get out to view Puget Sound, Mt Rainier and the Olympic Mountains from the top of the Space Needle (own expense). Starting at $70/person.

https://www.viator.com/tours/Seattle/Seattle-Shore-Excursion-Private-City-Tour/d704-3657PRTSEACITY?eap=visitacity-131477321-14055&aid=vba14055en

HOUSE OF WORSHIP

Seattle Choeizan Enkyoji Nichiren Buddhist Temple

501 S Jackson St #202
Seattle, WA 98104

(206) 356-7405

Christ Our Hope Catholic Church

1902 2nd Ave.
Seattle, WA 98101

(206) 448-8826

Trinity Parish Church

609 8th Ave,
Seattle, WA 98104

(206) 624-5337

Seattle First Baptist Church

1111 Harvard Ave
Seattle, WA 98122

(206) 325-6051

First United Methodist Church

180 Denny Way
Seattle, WA 98109

(206) 622-7278

Idris Mosque

1420 NE Northgate Way
Seattle, WA 98125

(206) 363-3013

Trinity West Seattle

7551 35th Ave SW
Seattle, WA 98126

(206) 939-5253

Seattle First Presbyterian Church

1013 8th Ave
Seattle, WA 98104

(206) 624-0644

Chinese Southern Baptist Church

925 S King St
Seattle, WA 98104

(206) 447-9529