Viewing on Phone? Tap the menu icon in the upper left for full menu.
Midwest Faculty | View Cart | Midwest 2018 Winners

Sign In  |  Shopping Cart      
Home Quilt Show Blog Contact Us

TRAVEL & LODGING INFO - SPRINGFIELD, IL

Crowne Plaza

Book your room now for Springfield!  MQX has negotiated a great rate for the fall show.

Beginning September 13th through September 26th rooms are available for the MQX Quilt Festival group rate of $112 (single, double, triple, quad). If room reservations are needed before or after these dates, please call the hotel and ask for a date extension.

Please call the hotel directly at 217-529-7777 (ask for MQX Quilt Festival Group)    

Crowne Plaza Springfield
3000 S. Dirksen Parkway
Springfield, IL  62703

The Crowne Plaza provides free shuttle service to/from the Capital/Springfield (SPI) Airport and AMTRAK station.


 
Travel into Springfield, Illinois

Air Travel - There are a few options to air travel. Students/attendees may fly into Springfield with connections typically made through Chicago or St. Louis.

Other regional airports are Peoria and Bloomington, Illinois

All the airports mentioned below have numerous rental car options.
Click on the airport name for each airport's website and rental cars companies.

Peoria, Illinois

Bloomington, Illinois

St. Louis, Missouri   (BART Shuttle Service is available for travel from St. Louis airport to the Crowne Plaza. www.bartshuttle.com) 

Chicago, Illinois - be mindful of traffic and the 3-4 hour travel time (Indianapolis might be a better choice)

Indianapolis, Indiana

Rail Service - Amtrak has economical service from St. Louis and Chicago

Amtrak Midwest Train Routes


 

Restaurant Options within walking distance of Crowne Plaza Convention Center:

Steak n Shake, McDonalds, Panera, Arbys, Long John Silvers, I-Hop, Bob Evans, Denny's, Applebees, Smokey Bones, Luca's Pizza, Red Lobster, CanCun ( Mexican), Cheddars, Hooters, Outback Steak House.

 

Future Show Information
Advertising
About MQX
Find Us on Facebook

From Our Blog

Happy Holidays from MQX

December 4, 2018
Happy Holidays! Whatever the reason for the season, MQX wishes each of you happiness and cheer as the year winds to a close. Here's one last chance in 2018 for some MQX fun! Starting on December 1st through December 24th (hint - think an expanded 12 days of Christmas) ...

 

Copyright © 2007-2018 Machine Quilters Exposition, LLC. All rights reserved.
MQX, P.O. Box 490, Hampton Falls, NH  03844
 Home  | 
Privacy Policy  | Terms of UseSite Map  |  Registration & Cancellation Policy  | Contact Us