Lodging 

The home for the 2019 Midwest District Conference is THE BROADWAY. Plan to stay Wednesday and Thursday nights to maximize your conference experience. 

Use the link and code below for discounted room rates in the conference block through August 11. 

Mid-Missouri PRSA Conference Lodging

Use booking code VUN for discounted rooms

Room block closes August 11, 2019

Traveling to Columbia

Driving Directions

Columbia is conveniently located along Interstate 70 and U.S. Highway 63, roughly halfway between St. Louis and Kansas City. Plan on approximately a two-hour drive to reach Columbia from those metropolitan areas.

Air Travel

Columbia is most closely served by the Columbia Regional Airport, also known as COU. COU offers direct flights to and from Chicago, Dallas and Denver. Learn more about flying to COU at https://www.flycou.com/.

Planning to stay at THE BROADWAY and fly into COU? Take advantage of the 24-hour airport shuttle as well. 

Looking for other airport options? St. Louis Lambert International Airport and Kansas City International Airport have many options. Explore flight information at https://www.flystl.com/ and https://www.flykci.com/ or directly through your preferred airline or travel site. 

If you’re looking for ground transportation between Columbia and the St. Louis or Kansas City airports, MO-X / Doc & Norm Direct is a scheduled service providing ground transportation between Columbia and the St Louis and Kansas City airports. Learn more online at www.moexpress.com

Rail Travel

Prefer to travel by train? The Columbia area is served by Amtrak, with the nearest station located a short drive away in Jefferson City. The Missouri River Runner offers beautiful scenery and daily schedules. Learn more online at https://www.amtrak.com/missouri-river-runner-train.

Ground Transportation

Taxi service, as well as rideshare companies (UBER and LYFT) are available for transportation as well.  

Prefer to rent a car? Or bringing your own? Not a problem! Parking is available at THE BROADWAY and Columbia College.