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2021 APA-IL State Conference

October 6-7, 2021 Normal, IL

October 8, 2021 Virtual


October 6-7, 2021 (in-person)
Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
201 Broadway
Normal, IL 61761

Whether you're coming to the conference by bus, car, or train we have you covered! 


The Town of Normal is easily accessible from anywhere in Illinois. Only 2.5 hours from Chicago, St. Louis, and Indianapolis along interstates 55, 74, and 39.

  • By Train

    • Chicago to Normal

    • St. Louis to Normal

  • By Automobile

    • Champaign to Normal

    • Chicago to Normal

    • Peoria to Normal

    • Springfield to Normal

    • St. Louis to Normal

  • Parking


All aboard!

For a complete and accurate listing of train schedules and station locations, please see Amtrak’s website.

Click here to view pedestrian route from train station (B) to Marriott Hotel and Conference Center (A)



The Town of Normal has a good summary of transportation options to Evanston. Also visit their website for local transportation (taxi, bus, train) options as well.

Use the map below or visit for directions.

Click on "More options" to open the map a separate window.



Recommended option

Parking is available adjacent to the Marriott Conference Center at the Beaufort Parking Garage. The parking garage is owned by the Town of Normal and operated by Heartland Parking.

Parking is across the street from the hotel, connected via skybridge. The hotel front desk will validate parking tickets so the parking fee is $10/day. Valet parking is not available.

Beaufort Parking Garage

201 W. Beaufort St.

Normal, IL

click here for Google directions

Beaufort Parking Garage
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