GALA LOCATION & TRAVEL INFORMATION
We are excited to be holding the 15th Anniversary Gala at the A.J. Fletcher Theater at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts!
The A.J. Fletcher Theater is the epicenter for opera and dance in North Carolina. This 600-seat theater offers an intimacy perfect for such performances, with the farthest balcony seat less than 70 feet from the stage.
To learn more about the venue, visit the venue website.
Marriott City Center will be hosting Champions Gala guests this year. Located in vibrant downtown Raleigh, the Marriott offers easy access to dining and area attractions, including the Museum of History and Marbles Kids Museum, along with the dynamic business district including Red Hat and Citrix. The Gala venue, Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts, is within walking distance.
The special NIP group rate is $159 from Thurs Oct 4- Mon Oct 8 and is available until Sept 6th. Call 888-236-2427 (be sure to say you are part of the National Inclusion Project Group) or use this link to book online or find additional hotel information.
Airport & Transportation
Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) is the nearest major airport at approximately 20 to 25 minutes away from downtown Raleigh.
There are a multitude of public and private transportation options available, as well as car rental services.
The Gala's partnering hotel, Marriott City Center, also offers transportation services and taxis on standby.
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