TRAVEL & ACCOMMODATION

 

Getting to the Drone Nationals

DATES: July 15~17, 2015
LOCATION: California State Fair (click for directions)
1600 Exposition Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95815

Early Check In and Reception Entry

The Welcome Reception will be at the Racing Track Clubhouse in the upstairs section of the main racetrack. By showing your printed ticket or your ticket on your mobile device will be enough to get through the Gates. Detailed directions to be posted soon.

Race Days Entrance and Parking

We have negotiated a special  entrance and parking for you during the races. We will post the final logistics here closer to the race, your pilot registration package will include entry into the State Fair for 2 days (for you and your spotter) and parking in a special back lot.

Vendors will be able to access a service road very close to Bonney Field for loading/unloading before 10am each morning.

 


OFFICIAL HOTEL OF THE 2015 FATSHARK US NATIONAL DRONE RACING CHAMPIONSHIPS

TownePlace Suites by Marriott 

1784 Tribute Road
Sacramento, CA 95815
(916) 920-5400

SPECIAL RATE: SOLD OUT

 

All sleeping rooms have full kitchens, free wireless internet, 32” flat screen with 120 DirectTV channels.

Complimentary Breakfast and shuttle service included

  • Free Internet
  • Pool & Jacuzzi
  • BBQ Area
  • Fitness Center
  • Pet Friendly (pet fee)
  • Guest Laundry

1 Night Single $129, Queen Queen $139, Two Bedroom $189

7+ Nights Single $99, Queen Queen $109, Two Bedroom $169

Call for reservations 866-836-6097 refer to “Cal Expo Vendors”

 


 

Other Hotel Accommodations 

Most of the following hotels are near Cal State Fair, major freeways, regional shopping centers, restaurants and entertainment options from which to choose.

Courtyard Sacramento Cal Expo

1782 Tribute Road
Sacramento, CA 95815
(916) 929-7900

  • 152 spacious well appointed guest rooms
  • B-full service restaurant and lounge
  • Plenty of Free Parking
  • Earn & redeem Marriott Reward Points
  • Outdoor pool
  • Complimentary high-speed Internet access
  • Walking distance to Cal Expo

Website and reservations: http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/sacce-courtyard-sacramento-cal-expo/

1 night $139-$149, 3-6 nights $129-$149, 7+ call for best rate

(916)929-7900 or email Bethany.Getz@marriott.com


DoubleTree by Hilton Sacramento

2001 Point West Way
Sacramento, CA 95815
916-929-8855

For vendor rates, please call the hotel reservation desk.

  • Closest full-service hotel to Cal Expo
  • Across the street from the Arden Fair Mall & Elephant Bar
  • Hilton Honor Points & Miles with every qualifying stay
  • Signature chocolate chip cookies at check in
  • Outdoor pool, whirlpool & work out facilities
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Pet friendly hotel

Distance From Airport: 14 miles, 20 minutes

Shuttle Service: Yes! 3-mile radius, including Cal Expo and Arden Fair Mall

1 night $109, 3-6 nights $79.00, 7+ nights $59.00


Fairfield Inn Sacramento Cal Expo

1780 Tribute Road
Sacramento, CA 95815
(916) 920-5300

  • 75 beautifully appointed rooms
  • Complimentary deluxe continental breakfast
  • Plenty of Free Parking
  • Earn & redeem Marriott Reward Points
  • Outdoor pool
  • Complimentary high-speed Internet access
  • Walking distance to Cal Expo
  • Guest laundry & valet services available

Vendor rates available ranging from $104-$124 for 1 to 7 nights. Call Hotel directly

 

 


Hampton Inn & Suites

2230 Auburn Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95821
(916) 927-2222 or (800) HAMPTON

  • FREE FULL HOT BREAKFAST
  • Free WiFi, Microwave and refrigerator in every room
  • Guest laundry room
  • Beautiful courtyard with pool
  • Complimentary shuttle
  • Short Distance to Cal Expo
  • Free parking

1-4 nights King or Double $89, 5+ nights King $63, Double $69


Hawthorn Suites Sacramento

321 Bercut Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95811
(916) 441-1200

  • Swimming pool, spa, fitness center & sports court
  • Free parking
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Free wireless/high speed Internet
  • Free Manager’s reception Wednesday 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Vendor rates: 1-2 nights $79, 3-6 nights $69, 7+ nights $64.00

Ask for State Fair Vendor Rate


Hilton Sacramento Arden West

2200 Harvard Street
Sacramento, CA 95815-3306
916-922-4700

For vendor rates, please call the hotel reservation desk.

  • Distance From Cal Expo: 2.5 miles, 7 minutes
  • Distance From Airport: 14 miles, 20 minutes
  • Shuttle Service: Yes! 3-mile radius

1 night $99, 3-6 nights $79, 7+ nights $59.00


Holiday Inn Express Cal Expo

2224 Auburn Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95821 (916) 923-1100

For vendor rates, please call the hotel reservation desk.

  • FREE FULL HOT BREAKFAST
  • Free WiFi, Microwave and refrigerator in every room
  • Pay per view movies
  • Guest laundry room
  • Beautiful courtyard with pool
  • Complimentary shuttle
  • Short Distance to Cal Expo

1-4 nights King or Double $89, 5+ nights King $63 Double $69 * Code is SFV


Red Lion Woodlake Hotel Sacramento

500 Leisure Lane
Sacramento, CA 95815
(916) 922-2020

  • Pool & spa
  • Four minutes from the California State Fair
  • Complimentary parking
  • Complimentary internet

$59.00 per night Call hotel directly as for State Fair Vendor Rate


Residence Inn-Cal Expo

1530 Howe Ave

Sacramento, CA 95815

(916) 920-9111

  • Free high speed Internet
  • Free breakfast
  • Pet friendly
  • Kitchen/kitchenette

Studio/King 1-5 nights $159, 6-13 nights $129, 14-29 nights $99

Studio/ 2 Queen Beds 1-5 nights $169, 6-13 nights $139, 14-29 nights $109

Call hotel directly ask for State Fair Vendor Rate