Event Logistics

August 24-26, 2020
Greater Tacoma Convention Center | 5th Floor
1500 Commerce St, Tacoma, WA 98402

Conference Hotel

Hotel Murano
1320 Broadway Plaza, Tacoma WA 98402

Enjoy a discounted rate of $169 per night (+tax) at the Hotel Murano, across the street from the Greater Tacoma Convention Center. To take advantage of this price, book before August 1, 2020. Attendees also receive 25% off self-park for a rate of $12/night (valet exempt).

Call 253-238-8000 or 877-986-8083 and ask for the "Green Transportation Summit & Expo" special group rate or go online here.

Parking & Directions

From I-5 Southbound/Northbound:

  • Take Exit 133 (City Center Exit) toward I-705/ City Center.
  • Keep LEFT toward I-705/ City Center.
  • Turn LEFT onto ramp toward A Street/ City Center.
  • Keep LEFT to stay on ramp toward S. 15th Street/ Pacific Avenue.
  • Follow S. 15th Street two blocks, the Convention Center will be on your left.
  • To access onsite parking, turn LEFT on Court C.

Accessible parking is available in Parking Lot A garage on a first come, first serve basis, and can be accessed via the ramp from Commerce Street.

*Standard parking rates:
$6.00 ..... 0-4 Hours
$16.00....4+ Hours/All Day
subject to change at any time

Alternate Off-Site Parking options include street parking, downtown Tacoma parking lots, Republic Parking NW lots, Diamond Parking lots, and the Tacoma Dome Station Transit Garage serviced by Link Light Rail.

EV Charging

  • EV Chargers are available in the University of Washington, Tacoma Campus parking garage next to the Tioga Library. See a map here
  • Additional public EV chargers can be found at the County-City Building Campus and the Pierce County Annex. Maps are available here

Venue Sustainability

The Greater Tacoma Convention Center strives to make meeting experiences as green and sustainable as possible in their day-to-day operations, from sourcing local foods whenever possible to using environmentally friendly cleaning products in 90% of the building. View their Green Sheet to learn more about their standard and available green initiatives, including a Sustainability Station, recycling and composting efforts, lighting and energy controls, water saving bathrooms, recycled carpet, and Dyson Airblade hand dryers.

Tacoma's Free Link Light Rail runs frequently throughout the downtown corridor with a stop located just outside the Convention Center on Commerce Street.