Travel Tips and Parking Details


Airport Transportation

Plan to fly into either Houston Hobby or Bush International Airport, located approximately 30 minutes from NAYDO hotel, depending on time of day traffic can increase the travel time. Hobby is the more conveniently located to the downtown area where our hotel is located.

Take a taxi or ride sharing option to and from the hotel. Taxi cost from airport to hotel is in the $35 - $40 range.

Marriott Marquis Hotel Parking 
Hotel parking is located in the Avenida North Parking Garage with entrances via Risk & Capitol Streets. NOTE: Rates increases effective as of September 16, 2022.

Overnight Self-Parking:  $35+tax per 24 hours (unlimited in and out privileges); Valet is $60 per+ tax per 24 hours
($70 for oversized) at the Avenida North Parking Garage connected by enclosed Sky Bridge to Marriott Marquis that takes you directly to NAYDO Registration/Information Center on 2nd Floor of the hotel.

Hourly Parking Rates:
Up to 1 hour    $12
Up to 2 hours  $20
Up to 3 hours $27

What to Pack/What to Wear

Bring business cards - One is required when you check-in onsite at NAYDO registration for a chance on a free 2024 NAYDO Conference Registration, but many exhibitors are raffling prizes and workshop speakers may request them as well.

Dress for the conference is business casual with these exceptions:

  • Tuesday YMCA Impact Tours and Philanthropy Live! Projects - Casual clothing/closed-toe shoes
  • Fitness Activities
  • Thursday Rodeo Roundup at The Rustic - Casual clothing/Pack those boots and Western attire if you want!
  • Friday Houston Space Center Tour - Casual clothing/Comfortable walking shoes