All conference activities will take place at the Sheraton Grand Chicago, which is in downtown Chicago overlooking the Chicago River. It is near Chicago’s most popular tourist attractions, including Millennium Park, the Riverwalk, the Magnificent Mile, the Art Institute of Chicago, and Navy Pier. Spring Fling participants can take advantage of a discounted room rate of $159 per night. The discounted rate applies to Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights only.

Sheraton Grand Chicago
301 E. North Water St.
Maps and transportation

Book your reservation online (NOTE: This link works for Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights. If you wish to stay additional nights, you will need to use the other link below or talk directly to the reservations desk.)

If you are attending Angela James’ Thursday master class and would like to book a room for Wednesday night, you can do so at a rate of $259.

Book a room online for Wednesday

For phone reservations, call 1-888-627-7106, and use the booking code CHICAGO NORTH ROMANCE for rooms booked for Thursday through Saturday. If you’re booking a room for Wednesday night, use the booking code ATTENDEES 259.

NOTE: We have also booked a room block for Wednesday through Sunday at the nearby Inn of Chicago, 162 E. Ohio St. To get the Inn’s special rate of $99 for Spring Fling attendees. make your reservation directly through reservations coordinator Nick Maletin.


Phone: (312) 573-3103 (Mon – Fri (9:00 AM – 5:00 PM; if unavailable please leave a message and he will call back ASAP.

If you have any questions, please contact the relevant hotel or the Spring Fling Committee at