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2016 AHRD International Research Conference in the Americas
February 18-20, 2016 in Jacksonville, FL
The Omni Jacksonville Hotel sold out as of January 25, 2016. Please see below for alternate hotel suggestions:
Omni Jacksonville Hotel
Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront
About the Omni Jacksonville Hotel
The Omni Jacksonville Hotel, situated in the heart of downtown, connects you with Jacksonville’s most popular cultural and business districts. Steps from the St. John’s Riverwalk, this premier hotel pairs southern hospitality with contemporary luxury. Modern, elegant guest room accommodations provide travelers with the comforts of home. Relax poolside with dramatic views of the river and skyline or at the newly renovated J Bar and Juliette’s. With convenient access to Everbank Field, Times Union Center, Memorial Arena, Jacksonville Landing, and other popular attractions, Omni Jacksonville puts you in the midst of the excitement of the River City.
Jacksonville International Airport
Transportation to the Hotel
Dining options in Northeast Florida range from upscale bistros to down-home fish camps, all infused with warm Southern charm.
Get those taste buds ready for a new delicious experience in the “River City by the Sea.” No other Florida city has more unique flavors than Jacksonville, a melting pot of cultures and tastes, with a thriving culinary culture pioneered by local chefs that have been nationally and internationally trained. Jacksonville’s food scene is an eclectic hybrid of inspired casual elegance and classic southern comfort, infused with the flavors of the coast and a dash of international flair. Life is short, eat well in Jax!
Whatever your craving might be, you will find the perfect restaurant for you in Jacksonville. From elegant bistros, to popular chains, fish camps and everything in between, Jacksonville is a destination for food lovers with great taste. In Jacksonville, the term “locally sourced,” and even “farm to bar,” is more than just hype. Local restaurateurs are committed to sustainable practices using local seasonal ingredients whenever possible to create delicious menus that showcase the best of Jacksonville and Northeast Florida. If you enjoy a liquid meal then the Jax Ale Trail is something you need to explore. Jacksonville is home to eight craft breweries and counting, pick-up your craft brewery passport today!
Things to Do
Get to know Jacksonville. Relax on stretches of stunning beaches, paddle through our nature-filled waterways, or experience the downtown renaissance. There’s plenty to do for families, couples, nature-lovers, and golfers.
Bring the running shoes, the yoga pants, and the workout gear, no matter what your level of fitness is or your sport of choice, you can enjoy a great active time in the “River City by the Sea.”
Jacksonville features quaint riverfront streets, boutiques, live music venues, Bed and Breakfasts and sidewalk cafes amongst its varied neighborhoods.
For more information on Jacksonville
Jacksonville City Guide Video