What is the closest airport?
There is one main airport in the Grand Rapids area, Gerald R Ford International Airport - GRR .
What are the directions to the hotel from the airport?
To the Amway Grand
The Amway Grand Plaza is conveniently located in the heart of the downtown Grand Rapids' business and entertainment district. At the crossroads of both US-131 and I-196, the hotel is easily accessible and just a brief 18-minute drive from Gerald R. Ford International Airport.
Use this link to access a Google map of the Amway Grand Plaza's location. This hotel does not provide shuttle service
To the JW Marriott
Turn right on Patterson Avenue. Go approximately 1 mile and turn right onto MI-II/28th Street. Merge onto I-96 west via the ramp to the left towards Grand Rapids/Muskegon. Take I-196 west towards Grand Rapids. Exit 77C, Ottawa Street exit. Continue two blocks to Pearl Street. Turn right, continue two more blocks and turn left on to Campau street. The hotel will be on the right hand side. Parking entrance is just past hotel entrance. Approximately a 13 miles trip.
This hotel does not provide shuttle service. Alternate transportation: West Michigan Sedan Service;on request Estimated taxi fare: 32.50 USD (one way)
What kind of weather should I anticipate?
The weather during June should be mild. Expect temperatures ranging from an average high of 74°F and an average low of 52°F.
How should I dress?
Casual attire is appropriate for all functions at PowerPlex 2014.
What if I have special dietary needs?
Please indicate that you have special dietary needs during the registration process.
Are discounted rates available at a local hotel?
A discounted rate of $124.00+taxes per night is available at the Amway Grand Plaza and $154.00+taxes per night at the JW Marriott. Please make sure to book your room before May 22, 2014 to receive the discounted rate. The discounted rate is only available for checking in on June 9th and checking out on June 12th.