Charlotte is the largest city in the state of North Carolina. The city and the surrounding Western North Carolina region are a retail hub which includes corporate offices and headquarters for Harris Teeter, Food Lion, Family Dollar, Lowe’s Home Improvement, Belk, Rack Room Shoes, Ingles, Earthfare and The Fresh Market.
Among Charlotte’s many notable attractions, some of the most popular include the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League (NFL), the Charlotte Hornets of the National Basketball Association (NBA), the Charlotte Independence of the United Soccer League (USL), two NASCAR Sprint Cup races and the NASCAR All-Star Race, the Wells Fargo Championship, the NASCAR Hall of Fame, the Charlotte Ballet, Carowinds amusement park, and the U.S. National Whitewater Center.
Velocity has an exclusive room block and discounted rate for registered attendees. The per night rate is $249, which is available until August 14th, 2017 or until the block is full. Please book your accommodation as soon as possible as the block will sell out.
The Omni Charlotte envelopes you in comfort with a touch of genuine North Carolina hospitality. Centrally located in the heart of Charlotte’s financial district and only 15 minutes from Charlotte/Douglas International Airport, the hotel is the perfect destination for convenience to area businesses or to explore countless attractions.
The Omni Charlotte Hotel is connected to the Epicentre Entertainment District.
The cutoff date for accepting reservation into this room block is 5:00 pm. Monday, August 14, 2017.
Reservations made after this date will be placed based on availability and prevailing rates.
FROM CHARLOTTE/DOUGLAS INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT –
15 MINUTES/8 MILES
Depart the terminal on Airport Loop Road and follow the signs to the exit. Turn right onto Old Dowd Road. Take the second left onto Boyer Street. Take the first right onto Wilkinson Boulevard (US-74E). Continue onto I-277 North. Take Exit 1E onto College Street toward the Time Warner Cable Arena. Turn left onto Trade Street. The hotel is located on the left.
DIRECTIONS FROM THE NORTH – VIA I-85 & I-77 SOUTH
Take I-77 South to Exit 10B (Trade Street). Go east on Trade Street toward uptown for approximately 1 mile, crossing the Square at Tryon Street. The hotel is located on the corner. The motor lobby entrance of the hotel is located half a block past Tryon Street on the right.
DIRECTIONS FROM THE SOUTH – VIA I-77 NORTH
Take I-77 North to Exit 10 Trade Street. Go east on Trade Street toward uptown for approximately 1 mile, crossing the Square at Trade and Tryon Streets. After going through the intersection, the entrance to the motor lobby of the hotel is the second driveway on the right.
DIRECTIONS FROM THE EAST – VIA HWY 74 WEST
Take Highway 74 to I-277. Take the College Street exit. Proceed toward uptown and make a left onto Trade Street. The motor lobby entrance of the hotel is on the left.
DIRECTIONS FROM THE WEST – VIA I-85 NORTH
Take I-85 North to Exit 36, the NC-16/Brookshire Boulevard exit, toward US-74 East/Downtown. Merge onto NC-16 South toward Charlotte/Bank of America Stadium. Merge onto I-77 South. Take I-77 South to exit 10B Trade Street. Go east on Trade Street toward uptown for approximately 1 mile, crossing the Square at Tryon Street. The hotel is on the corner. The motor lobby entrance of the hotel is one-half block past Tryon Street on the right