Hilton Baltimore Hotel

Come be part of the MAC community at the Hilton Baltimore, our hospitality partner since 2012, blocks from the exciting and historic Inner Harbor with views into the green, green pastures of Orioles Park at Camden Yards.

Hilton Baltimore Hotel

The Hilton Baltimore Hotel will host all of the Mid-Atlantic Congress’s activities. Reservations can be made online.

The group rate is $169 plus tax per night.

The hotel cut-off date for reservations is January 9, 2020.


Rooms at the Hilton Baltimore Hotel are available for $169/night for the days of the MAC plus 3 days before and after the MAC. Reservations may be made online or by phone at 443-573-8700.

The hotel is located at:

401 West Pratt Street                

Baltimore, Maryland 21201

Tel: 443-573-8700

Fax: 443-683-8841

The Hilton Baltimore Hotel is:

Beware of Hotel Reservation Scam!

A company called "Exhibition Housing Management," "Conventioneers, LLC," or some variation has been in contact with exhibitors and registrants about securing housing through them.

THIS IS A SCAM!! If someone contacts you about this, do not give them your credit card information. They are not authorized to take hotel reservations. Reservations can only be made directly through the website or by calling the Hilton Baltimore Hotel.


Parking options for participants at the 2018 Mid-Atlantic Congress located at the Hilton Baltimore, 401 West Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD, off of I-395, I-295, and I-83.

The downtown Baltimore area includes a number of parking facilities that participants can use throughout the 2019 MAC.

The rate at the Baltimore Hilton Hotel is $36/day. There are no discounts available for parking in the hotel.

Find available downtown Baltimore parking lots online

To find–and in some cases, reserve–parking in Baltimore, see the sites below.




Here's the updated information on travel to and from Baltimore and the 2018 Mid-Atlantic Congress.

Air Travel

There are three airports that serve the greater Baltimore-Washington area.

Train Service

Amtrak services Baltimore with stops at Baltimore Penn Station located at 1500 North Charles Street and Baltimore/BWI-Thurgood Marshall Station at 7 Amtrak Way, Amtrak/MARC Station.

The Acela Express and Northeast Regional lines arrive at Baltimore Penn Station 18 times throughout the day.

By Car

Baltimore is accessible by various interstates.

  • From the North: I-83 (through Pennsylvania)
  • From the Northeast: I-95 (through Pennsylvania, Delaware, New York, and beyond
  • From the West: I-70 (through Maryland)
  • From the South: I-95 (through Maryland, Washington, DC, Virginia); I-97

Ground Transportation

Each of the airports is served by various ground transportation carriers. Washington Flyer serves DCA and IAD while SuperShuttle serves BWI. Visit their websites for more information on cost and schedules.

Downtown Baltimore can be reached via Amtrak trains (Penn Station is the primary stop) and Light Rail from the BWI airport. The Light Rail is $1.60 each way. 


Let's Do Lunch!

What's the best way to guarantee a tasty, inexpensive, and easy-to-purchase lunch on Friday and Saturday? Place your pre-order when you register for the 2020 MAC. 

You can also purchase lunch onsite outside along Eutaw Street off the Hilton's first floor lobby.

2020 MAC Food Trucks


Jimmy's Famous Seafood

Crab cake, codfish, and shrimp salad sandwiches plus greek salad (with or without grilled chicken), crabby fries, and mini-crab pretzels. Includes a drink. Prices range from $8-$16.


Taco Bar Food Truck

Tacos, quesadillas, and Southwest burrito bowls with assorted proteins including cheese, carnitas, and chicken. Includes a drink. Prices range from $10-$13.


Kooper's Chowhound Burger Wagon

Four different burger options--two angus beef, black bean veggie, and turkey--with specially-selected cheeses and other fixings. Includes fries and a drink. Prices are $14.50.

Restaurants Near the Hilton

Price: $ = inexpensive, $$$ = expensive  •  Distance = Distance from the Hilton Baltimore

Hours of operation for Thursday-Saturday only

For more recommendations of Baltimore-area restaurants including Fells Point, Federal Hill, and Little Italy

$ Au Bon Pain

22 South Greene Street

(410) 685-1976 -

Distance: 0.2 miles

Cuisine: American, Sandwiches

Thursday–Friday: Open 24 hours

$$ Brio Tuscan Grill

100 East Pratt Street

(410) 637-3440–

Distance: 0.5 miles

Cuisine: Italian & Seafood

Thursday: 11:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.

Friday–Saturday: 11:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m.

$$ Cheesecake Factory

201 East Pratt Street

(410) 234-3990 -

Distance: 0.5 miles

Cuisine: American

Thursday: 11:30 a.m.–11:00 p.m.

Friday–Saturday: 11:30 a.m.–12:30 a.m.

$$ Ciao Bella

236 South High Street


Distance: 1.3 miles

Cuisine: Italian

Thursday: 11:30 a.m.–10:00 p.m.

Friday–Saturday: 11:30 a.m.–11:00 p.m.

$$ Diamond Tavern

401 West Pratt Street

(443) 573-8777–

Distance: Located in the Hilton

Cuisine: American

Breakfast: Daily; 6:30 a.m.–11:00 a.m.

Lunch: Daily; 11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Happy Hour: Monday–Friday; 4:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.

Dinner: 5:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.

$$$ Fogo de Chao

600 East Pratt Street


Distance: .7 miles

Cuisine: Brazilian, Steak

Thursday–Friday: 11:30 a.m.–10:30 p.m.

Saturday: 4:00 p.m.–10:30 p.m.

$$ Frank & Nic’s West End Grille

511 West Pratt Street

(410) 685-6800–

Distance: 0.1 miles

Cuisine: American

Friday–Saturday: 11:30 a.m.–2:00 a.m.

$ Jimmy John’s

401 West Pratt Street

(410) 685-3377–

Distance: Located in the Hilton

Cuisine: American; Deli Sandwiches

Thursday–Saturday: 10:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m.

$$ Kona Grill

1 East Pratt Street

(410) 244-8994–

Distance: 0.6 miles

Cuisine: Contemporary American

Lunch: Daily: 11:00am–4:00 pm

Dinner: Thursday: 4:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.

Friday & Saturday: 4:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m.

$$ La Tavola

248 Albemarle Street


Distance: 1.1 miles

Cuisine: Italian

Thursday: 11:30 a.m.–10:00 p.m.

Friday–Saturday: 11:30 a.m.–10:00 p.m.

$$$ Luna Del Sea Bistro Seafood & Steak

300 West Pratt Street

(410) 752-8383 ‎–

Distance: 0.1 miles

Cuisine: Seafood & Steak

Daily: 10:30 a.m.–2:00 a.m.

$$ McCormick & Schmick’s

711 Eastern Ave.


Distance: 1 mile

Cuisine: Seafood

Thursday: 11:30 a.m.–10:00 p.m.

Friday–Saturday: 11:30 a.m.–11:00 p.m.

$$$ Phillips

601 E Pratt St


Distance: .7 miles

Cuisine: Seafood

Thursday: 11:30 a.m.–10:00 p.m.

Friday–Saturday: 11:30 a.m. –11:00 p.m.

$ Pot Belly’s Sandwich Works

519 West Pratt St.

(410) 528-0901 ‎–

Distance: 0.1 miles

Cuisine: American; Deli Sandwiches

Thursday–Saturday: 6:30 a.m.–9:00 p.m.

$$ Pratt Street Ale House

206 W Pratt St.

(410) 244-8900–

Distance: 0.2 miles

Cuisine: American

Thursday–Sunday: 11:00 a.m.–2:00 a.m.

$$ Ra Sushi

1390 Lancaster Street


Distance: 1.5 miles

Cuisine: Sushi

Thursday–Sunday: 11:00 a.m.–11:00 p.m.

$$$ Rusty Scupper

402 Key Hwy


Distance: 1.1 miles

Cuisine: Seafood, American

Lunch: Saturday: 11:30 a.m.–3:00 p.m.

Dinner: Thursday: 4:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m., Friday: 4:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m.

Saturday Dinner: 3:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m.

$ Sliders Bar & Grill

504 Washington Blvd.

(410) 547-8891–

Distance: 0.1 miles

Cuisine: American

Thursday–Saturday: 11:00 a.m.–2:00 a.m.

$ Starbucks

250 West Pratt

Baltimore, MD 21201

Distance: 0.1 miles

Thursday: 5:30 a.m.–9:00 p.m.

Friday–Saturday: 5:30 a.m.–10:00 p.m.

$ Subway

300 West Pratt Street

(410) 223-3008 ‎–

Distance: 0.1 miles

Cuisine: American; Deli Sandwiches

Thursday–Saturday: 6:30 a.m.–9:00 p.m.