The conference hotel is the downtown Portland Hilton and Executive Tower
921 Southwest 6th Avenue
Portland, OR 97204
Group rate: $159/night
- The hotel is currently sold out on Saturday night (the day before the main conference), but does have a few rooms over the main conference dates.
- The block we had at the DoubleTree Convention Center (across the river) or at another hotel for Saturday night.
- If you are arriving after Saturday, please reserve your room as normal.
- Otherwise check alternate hotels in the area.
Events in Portland During Lavacon
There are some events happening in and around the Hilton this weekend for the Portland Marathon that folks might want to be aware of:
28th Annual Sports & Fitness Expo (for the Portland Marathon)
The 28th Annual Sports & Fitness Expo will take place Friday, Oct. 5th, 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 6th from 9 a.m. – 7 p.m., in the Ballroom and Exhibit Hall of the downtown Hilton Portland at 6th and Salmon.
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 7
Portland Marathon Race
There is one start at 7:00 A.M. for all runners and walkers.
WESTSIDE DOWNTOWN CORE AREA: CLOSED FROM 6 AM TO 3PM- AVOID THIS AREA
SW 4th Ave. from SW Columbia to SW Taylor
SW 3rd Ave. from SW Columbia to SW Taylor
SW Main & SW Madison from SW 3rd to SW 5th
SW Salmon & SW Taylor from Naito to SW 5th
11:30 a.m.: Post-Race Party
All entrants from all events, volunteers and guests are invited. Live music and food and refreshments will be available at the Hilton
1:00 p.m.: Awards Ceremony
Awards Presentation for the Marathon Run/Walk and 1/2 Marathon Run/Walk will take place at the Hilton