Winston-Salem Travel Information

If you’re traveling to Winston-Salem for the 2019 International WFTDA Playoffs, this page offers information about the venue, transportation, hotels, and more. You can find more detailed information in the Hospitality Guide. Read about our commitment to safety and inclusion at WFTDA events.

The Venue

Winston-Salem Fairgrounds AnnexWinston-Salem Fairgrounds Annex

414 Deacon Blvd
Winston-Salem, NC 27105, USA
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The Winston-Salem Fairgrounds Annex shares a parking lot with the LJVM Coliseum.  The shared parking lot closest to the Annex is accessible from Gates 1 or 2 with entry off Deacon Blvd.

Getting to Winston-Salem

By Air

Piedmont Triad International (PTI) Airport is located 25 miles from the venue and serves as the primary airport for the Winston-Salem, Greensboro and High Point areas. Most major airlines fly into PTI, including Delta, American, United, Spirit, and Allegiant.

By Bus or Train

Winston-Salem’s Clark Campbell Transportation Center is home to Greyhound and Amtrak and is located in the heart of downtown. It is less than 3 miles from the venue, with easy access using Uber/Lyft/cab.

By Car

Winston-Salem is easily accessible by car using I-40 or US-52 from most places in the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic regions.

Where to Stay

These hotels are offering group rates for people attending Playoffs.

Best Western Plus University InnBest Western Plus University Inn

3050 University Parkway
Winston-Salem, NC 27105

Group Rate: $109.99 USD + Tax
Custom WFTDA Reservation Link: Book Now
Phone Reservations: (336) 723-2911
Reservation Deadline: Aug. 22, 2019
Parking: Yes; free        
Breakfast: Yes; hot buffet, complimentary.

This hotel is also the registration and pre-event meeting location.

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Winston-Salem Downtown

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Winston-Salem Downtown
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Winston-Salem Downtown

125 S Main St.
Winston-Salem, NC 27101
(336) 714-2800

Group Rates (Available Sept. 6-8 ONLY):

  • (2) Queens:     $139.00 + Tax per night – Single & Double Occupancy
  • $149.00 + Tax per night – Triple Occupancy
  • $159.00 +Tax per night – Quad Occupancy

Custom WFTDA Reservation Link: 2019 International WFTDA Playoffs – Winston-Salem
Phone Reservations: (336) 714-2800
Group Name: Women’s Flat Track Derby Association
Group Code: WFTWFTA
Reservation Deadline: Friday, August 16, 2019 5:00 PM ET

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