2018 Accommodations and Travel


Sheraton Birmingham Hotel

The Sheraton Birmingham is located in the heart of downtown Birmingham’s “Uptown” Entertainment District at the BJCC. A skywalk connects the Sheraton Birmingham and BJCC. It is within walking distance of the Birmingham Museum of Art, the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, and Regions Field, home of the Birmingham Barons. Sheraton Birmingham is accessible to all major highways and a 10-minute drive from Birmingham’s International Airport.

Physical Address: 2101 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd N, Birmingham, AL 35203

Room Rate (excluding tax): Single and Doubles – $135 per night, Triple – $145, Quad – $155

A block of rooms has been reserved for 4/3/2018 through 4/6/2018. The hotel rates will apply until 3/13/2018. After that date, the regular hotel rates will apply based on availability.

Reserve a room using this link: Gulf South Summit at Sheraton Birmingham Hotel.

Getting There

Air Transportation

Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM) is Alabama’s largest airport serving the Greater Birmingham area and surrounding Southeastern cities. Offering more than 120 flights daily, BHM services nearly 3 million passengers annually through 5 major airlines (American Airlines, Delta, Southwest, United, and US Airways) at 13 different gates.

Non-Stop and Direct Flights are available daily to 34 airports in 31 cities. For additional information on the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport go to www.flybirmingham.com.

Ground transportation to the hotel is available at the airport via limousine, shuttle, taxi and rental car services. A courtesy shuttle is available to the Sheraton between the hours of 6 a.m. and 11 p.m. Central.

Driving Directions

From Atlanta and Gadsden

Take 22nd Street exit from I-20/59 west (125) At bottom of ramp go straight across 22nd Street. At the next intersection take a right on to Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd North. The Sheraton Birmingham Hotel, Westin Birmingham Hotel, Uptown Districut and Forum Building are on your right and the Legacy Arena, Concert Hall, Exhibition Halls and Meeting Rooms are on your left.

From US Hwy 280

Take Carraway Blvd. exit. At the second light take left on to Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd North. Go four blocks.

From Huntsville, Montgomery or Tuscaloosa

At the downtown interchange of I-20/59 and I-65 take I-20/59 east to Atlanta and Gadsden. Take the 17th Street exit (125A) and turn left on to 8th Avenue (first light). Take left on 19th Street, go under the interstate and the Legacy Arena is on the right side of the street.