Stay with us right where all the workshops will take place for ultimate convenience & networking!


Kansas City Marriott Country Club Plaza

4445 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64111



To view hotel info: http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/mcipl-kansas-city-marriott-country-club-plaza/


To book room online: Book your group rate



  • Kansas City Marriott Country Club Plaza Special National Storytelling Conference Rate - $115.00 (plus tax) per night
  • Rate includes complimentary guest room internet and self parking
  • First come, first serve for available rooms at group rate; limited number of double/double rooms available for sharing (other rooms are single King bed).
  • Last day to book your room: 7/7/15 (but could sell out earlier!)


Get There By Air


Fly into Kansas City International Airport (MCI) - http://www.flykci.com/. The airport is about 23 miles, or about 30 minutes drive from the conference.


Use Super Shuttle and get a $6 discount on your round trip from the airport to the conference hotel (Marriott Country Club Plaza) and back ($32 round trip or $19 one-way:



When you arrive at the Kansas City airport (MCI), obtain your luggage and check in at a SuperShuttle office located right across from baggage claim inside the terminal.


Get There By Train or Bus


Amtrak also has service to Kansas City, with its Union Station stop just 3 miles (about 7 minutes drive) away from the conference hotel. http://www.amtrak.com


Hotel Parking:


Good news, for those of you driving or renting a car, on-site hotel parking for those staying overnight at the hotel will be FREE. Parking is $7 per day if you are not staying at the conference hotel.


No car is required while onsite though! Walk or shuttle a few blocks away to dozens of choices for meals according to your budget and preference…from soups, salads, & sandwiches to seafood, from Chinese to Mexican, from Italian to famous Kansas City BBQ: http://countryclubplaza.com/merchants/dining/