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How do I get to the Conference?

By Air

Covington is served by the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG). The airport, located in Northern Kentucky, is approximately 11 miles from downtown Covington.

From the airport, there are several options for transportation:

  • Executive Transportation – Van and Car Service. $24 to Downtown or Covington. Call 859-261-8841, 800-990-8841 or visit them online to make a reservation.
  • Taxicab Service – Baggage Claim Door 5 – fares are roughly $25-$35.
  • Public Transit (TANK) – The 2X bus departs from east end of baggage claim and travels to the Covington Transit Center. Daily from 5 a.m. to midnight. The fare is $2.00
    • The Transit Center is across the street from the Covington Conference Center.  Once you leave the Transit Center, go right on Madison.  The Marriott is on the corner of Madison and RiverCenter Blvd.  It’s an approx. 3 min walk.
  • Uber – Meet your driver near the posted “Rideshare Pick Up” pillar.

By Car

On-site parking is $2.00/hour, $10.00/day. Off-site parking is $1.50/hour, $8.00/day. The attached garage is not owned or managed by Marriott. Other parking options can be found here.

Around Town

  • Southbank Shuttle – The Southbank Shuttle runs from Main Strasse, the Convention Center (adjacent to the Mariott) in Covington, to Fountain Square in Cincinnati, and then to Newport on the Levee and the Medical Arts Center in Bellvue. A schedule and other information can be found at www.tankbus.org.
  • Red Bike – a Red Bike location is adjacent to the Mariott at 2 E Rivercenter Blvd. Pricing and other information can be found at www.cincyredbike.org

Where do I stay for the Conference?

The 2017 Evergreen International Conference sessions will be held at the Marriott Cincinnati RiverCenter in Covington, KY April 5th-8th.  The negotiated hotel rate of $138 per night can be accessed by making your reservations via this link.

Negotiated rate rooms are limited so please reserve early!

Other Area Hotels

Courtyard by Marriott
500 W. 3rd St., Covington, KY 41011
Rooms $142-$169 per night
15 minute walk, 3 minute Southbank trolley ride

Holiday Inn Cincinnati Riverfront
600 W. 3rd St., Covington, KY 41011
Rooms $161-$189 per night
15 minute walk, 3 minute Southbank trolley ride

Embassy Suites
10 E Rivercenter Blvd, Covington, KY 41011
Rooms $220-$250 per night
Right across the street from the Marriott