Where is the conference? Rosenberg, TX, about 34 miles southwest of downtown Houston. The 2016 Conference will be September 22-25.
What is the cost of registration? Registration of $459 includes fourteen sessions, three small critique group sessions, Game Night, a Literary Make-and-Take event, and five meals.
Do I have to pay my own hotel cost? Yes. There are a number of hotels in the conference area including the Springhill Suites which is giving us a conference rate. If you wish to have a roommate to split the room, we will try to connect you with another writer who also wishes to share a room.
Will critiques be available? Yes.
Where is Rosenberg? Rosenberg is located 34 miles southwest from downtown Houston. Here is the map.
What is the weather like in Rosenberg in September?
Click here for more details. Historically, the average high during our conference time is 88 with a low of 71. The Gulf Coast is often humid. Bring your bathing suit for the hotel, sunscreen (if you want to walk the Nature Trail), and cool clothing. The buildings will be air-conditioned so you might want to bring a sweater.
Where is the nearest airport? There are two:
Will there be a shuttle from the airport? You can hire a shuttle or rent a car. When you are registered, you will receive a list of those flying to your airport so you could contact one another to share ground transportation expenses. For more details, check these web sites: