The conference is held in the heart of Rapid City at the Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn. Featuring an atrium with a 60-foot waterfall, this low-key hotel is ideally situated close to downtown shopping, restaurants, parks, and walking trails. Rapid City offers visitors all the amenities of a mid-sized city, and its central Black Hills location makes sight-seeing excursions in any direction easy and enjoyable.
The warmly decorated rooms have free high-speed Internet access, flat-screens, and tea and coffeemakers. Upgraded quarters add sofabeds. Suites offer microwaves, minifridges, living rooms and whirlpool tubs.
There’s a relaxed restaurant (kids age 12 and under eat free) and a cozy bar. Other amenities include an indoor pool, a sauna and a hot tub, plus a fitness center, meeting space and a sundeck.
Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn, 505 N. 5th Street, Rapid City, South Dakota 57701
Phone: 605-348-4000 (group is CF Learning); Website: holidayinn.com/rap-rushmore; Room Rate: $143 – $173 + tax
Online Group Code: CF7; Deadline for hotel rate: June 22, 2017
All participants are responsible for their own transportation.
Rapid City is located in western South Dakota on Interstate 90. When traveling on I-90, take the Haines Avenue Exit (#58). Travel south on Haines Avenue (Haines Avenue becomes N. 5th Street). The Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn is located adjacent to the Rushmore Civic Center at 505 N. 5th Street, Rapid City, South Dakota. Phone: (605) 348-4000.
Rapid City Regional Airport (RAP) is serviced by several airlines (American, Allegiant, Delta, Frontier, United). The Rapid City Regional Airport is approximately 20 minutes from the Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn. Complimentary shuttle service is offered to guests staying at the Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn. There are also several car rental agencies available at the airport.