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SWPA States
current conv 2014
Join us at the SWPA 2015 convention Friday April 10 – Sunday April 12 2015 for Myths Meet Science!

The convention will be held in Wichita, KS at the Hyatt Regency Wichita.

Hyatt Regency Wichita is set within downtown Wichita but is just a mile away from the historic Old Town. Guests will also be able to easily reach the Music Theatre of Wichita and Exploration Place.

Foyer
at night
Lobby

Check out this short video to get a taste of the many attractions in Wichita:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zrWgthLrOJE

For more information about Wichita

Convention Hotel Room Rates and Other Information (Hyatt Regency Wichita):

Single Occupancy                 $119
Double Occupancy               $119
Triple Occupancy                 $129
Quadruple Occupancy          $139

Free internet in hotel rooms!

To make your reservations and receive the special convention rates, please use the following link: https://resweb.passkey.com/go/2015SWPA

Hyatt:
Complimentary self-parking per vehicle for overnight guests.
Discounted rate of $5.00 self-parking per vehicle per day for drive-in guests of the group.
Please note for those staying at the Hyatt there is complimentary airport pick up and drop off every half hour from airport and the Hyatt hotel. The van seats between 6 – 8 people and is on a first come, first served basis. Call the hotel at 316-293-1234 to check availability for pick up at other times.

Always, travelers who choose to stay in this 3 ½ star hotel are guaranteed comfortable rooms provided with Hyatt’s signature Grand Bed with Sealy Posturepedic mattress, several fluffy pillows, 250-thread-count triple sheeting, and down blankets. Rooms also come with premium cable channels, iHome™ clock radios with docking stations for iPods®, and wireless internet access. Hyatt Regency Wichita features fitness facilities, café, restaurant, and an indoor swimming pool.

Overflow Hotels

March 3rd, 2015: Only a handful of rooms remain available at the Hyatt Regency in Wichita (the SWPA convention hotel). To receive the convention rate, you can book directly from this link: https://resweb.passkey.com/go/2015SWPA If you were unable to secure a room at the Hyatt for the nights needed, you have an alternate opportunity to stay at a hotel within walking distance to the Hyatt. To receive the convention rate at the Fairfield Inn & Suites Wichita Downtown, you can book directly: Phone in reservations can call 316.201.1400 and ask for the Southwestern Psychological Association group rate. Alternatively, Book your group rate for Southwest Psychological Association.

Rooms are also available at the Drury Plaza Hotel ( a 10 minute walk from the Hyatt). To book, please call 1- 800 – 325 – 0720 and quote the group number 2240597, Southwestern Psychological Conference group rate. Parking at the Drury Plaza will be $8 per car, per night for overnight guests only.

Hotel Resaurants and Eateries

PERKS
Stop by our lobby coffee shop for a freshly brewed Starbucks™ coffee, espresso, Cappuccino, latte or mocha. We also offer with pastries and a full line of hot and cold breakfast items, as well as soups, salads and sandwiches. Open Daily: 6:00 AM

HARVEST KITCHEN & BAR
Farm fresh to table is the concept. We bring you the freshest product available from our growers and producers in Wichita & Kansas. Come in and enjoy one of the Chef’s many creations. Menu’s change seasonally based on availability of the products.

Monday – Saturday: Breakfast is served from 6:30am - 11:00am (Breakfast buffet is served from 6:30am - 10:30am)
Sunday: Breakfast is served from 6:30am -12:00pm (Breakfast buffet is served from 6:30am - 11:30am)

Monday – Saturday: Lunch is served from 11:00am - 2:00pm
Sunday: Lunch is served from 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Dinner is served daily from 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Nearby attractions include
  • Old Town – 0.8 mi
  • Century II Convention Center - 0.3 mi
  • Lawrence-Dumont Stadium - 0.3 mi
  • Orpheum Theater - 0.5 mi
  • INTRUST Bank Arena - 0.5 mi
  • Exploration Place - 0.6 mi
  • Keeper of the Plains - 0.8 mi
  • Museum of World Treasures - 0.8 mi
  • Mosley Street Melodrama - 0.9 mi
  • Mid-America All-Indian Center Museum - 0.9 mi
  • Wichita Art Museum - 1.1 mi

Wichita Hyatt



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