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Directions, Transport and About the Area

Directions & Parking

The Greater Richmond Convention Center is home to our main event, the Walk-Around Grand Tasting, as well as Taco Throwdown presented by Style Weekly, FARM COUNTRY FEAST! (tentatively in the Ballroom), and the seminars. Other events will be held at breweries, restaurants, and attractions throughout central Virginia.

Venue Details

Greater Richmond Convention Center

403 North 3rd Street
Richmond, VA 23219


An ATM is located in the Greater Richmond Convention Center just outside of the main entrance to the Walk-Around Grand Tasting in front of Exhibit Hall A.

Handicap Access

The Greater Richmond Convention Center is handicap accessible.


I-95 North Bound:
Exit #74C Medical College of Virginia stay to the left and take Broad Street/State Capitol/Coliseum exit. Go west on Broad Street to North 3rd Street. Turn right onto 3rd Street. Travel ¼ of a block, turn right into the Greater Richmond Convention Center’s Parking Deck.

I-95 South/64 East Bound:
Exit I-95 to the exit #75 I-64 East/3rd Street. Bear right for 3rd Street. (Do not go straight on the junction, it will take you to I-64 East). Travel ahead to 3rd and Marshall streets. The Greater Richmond Center Parking Deck will be on the left.

I-64 West Bound (from Airport):
Exit #190 5th Street exit. Proceed to 5th and Jackson streets. Turn right onto Jackson Street and proceed to 3rd Street. Turn left onto 3rd Street. Travel three blocks to 3rd and Marshall streets and turn left into the Greater Richmond Convention Center’s Parking Deck.


Convention Center Parking Deck ($7.00)

Address to parking deck entrance:

351 North 3rd Street
Richmond, VA 

Additional Parking Options

Map of nearby parking decks and lots


There are several options for traveling to and around Richmond.

Getting Around Richmond


Bus via GRTC

Taxi Services


Several hotels in downtown Richmond are offering special rates for National Beer Expo attendees.

  • Richmond Marriott Hotel
    500 West Broad Street
    Richmond, VA 23219
    Reservations: 1-888.236.2427 and ask for National Beer Expo Room Block

    Rooms are ONLY available on Saturday, July 16. You may also use the following custom reservation links:

    You may call to reserve your room at the special National Beer Expo rate at 1 (800) 228-9290 at a special rate of $129, including complimentary breakfast. Please state that you wish to make a reservation for the National Beer Expo block at the Residence Inn Richmond Downtown location.

    The Valet Parking stand is located in front of the Courtyard by Marriott at 1320 East Cary Street, Richmond, VA 23219

    Book your group rate for National Beer Expo

    Reservations must be made by June 17, 2015.

  • Residence Inn Richmond Downtown

    14 South 14th Street, Richmond, VA 23219

  • OMNI Richmond Hotel
    100 South 12th Street
    Richmond, VA 23219
    Reservations: 1-800-THE OMNI

  • Linden Row Inn
    100 East Franklin Street
    Richmond, VA 23219
    Reservations: 804.783.7000

    Please call 804-783-7000 or800-348-7424 and request the"2016 CAPITAL ALE HOUSE NATIONAL BEER EXPO (CAHNBE)" rate to receive the discount. Reservations must be made by June 15, 2016. Rate is $109 + tax/night for Garden room (single Queen and 2 Beds) and $119 + tax/night for Main House rooms (single King and 2 beds)..

    To make a reservation at the Group Rate, please follow these instructions:

    1. Go to our Reservations Page at
    2. Select your Arrival and Departure Dates and Number of Adults
    3. Enter the following Access Code for your Group to view your discounted rate: BEER15
    4. Click on Search for Availability and Pricing
    5. Select the appropriate Room Type
    6. Complete Reservation Form including Contact and Payment Information
    7. Click on Cancellation Policy check-box and submit the Reservation Form
  • The Hilton Richmond Downtown
    501 E Broad St
    Richmond, VA 23219

  • Special rate is $139 for King

  • For reservations, please call 804-344-4300 and ask for the special Capital Ale House National Beer Expo rate.  Also, you can book a room on the exclusive booking website here:  Booking Website:

  • The Berkeley Hotel
    1200 E Cary St
    Richmond, VA 23219
    Toll Free (888) 780-4422
    Click here for reservations