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Convention Accommodations

The 50th Anniversary National Flute Association Convention will be held August 11-14, 2022 at the Hilton Downtown Chicago, 720 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.

Hilton Chicago Great Hall

Hotel Information

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Hilton Downtown Chicago

720 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL

Room with 1 or 2 beds and 1 bathroom: $195*
Room with 2 beds and 2 bathrooms: $220*
Room with 1 bed and view of Lake Michigan: $235*
*These prices are for double occupancy. If more than two people will be staying in a room, there will be a charge of just $25 per additional person per night. Please note that, due to the hotel's fire code, rollaway beds may not be added to rooms with two beds.

Please be sure to identify yourself as an NFA Convention attendee when making your reservation.

Staying at the convention hotel keeps current and future convention expenses and fees as low as possible. We appreciate your help controlling costs by booking your stay at the Hilton Downtown Chicago.

If you have questions or would like to make a reservation by phone, call (877) 865-5320.


Perks of lodging with the Hilton Chicago, the official 2022 NFA Convention hotel:

  • Networking—Easily connect with other flutists around the hotel. Meet a new friend in the elevator and get together for coffee at the hotel cafe!
  • Ease of access—Since the convention will be taking place inside the Hilton Chicago, you won't have far to travel from your room to the festivities.
  • Convenience—Store your belongings in your room while you take in all the convention has to offer, and head back to your room for some rest whenever you need a break.
  • Location—The Hilton Chicago overlooks Grant Park and boasts close proximity to Buckingham Fountain, The Art Institute of Chicago, and Wabash Arts Corridor. State Street shopping is within walking distance, and Soldier Field, Shedd Aquarium, Adler Planetarium, and The Field Museum are all a five-minute ride away.
  • Amenities—Enjoy an onsite restaurant and onsite cafe, indoor pool, fitness center, business center, and pet-friendly rooms. We'll also be providing a list of affordable eateries near the hotel and nearby grocery stores where you can grab supplies.
  • Accessibility—The hotel is fully ADA compliant and includes multiple accessibility features, including wheelchair ramps; Braille elevator buttons and room numbers; digital alarm clocks with sound, vibrating pads, and strobe lights; accessible parking; and more.

For more local cultural background and sight-seeing tips, read 2022 Local Arrangements Chair Mary Stolper's one-page guide to Chicago for convention-goers.


Looking for a Roommate?

Are you looking for a roommate to share hotel costs? Fill out our roommate request form. Members can visit our roommate listing page to view and contact potential roommates.


Hilton Chicago Great Hall

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Hilton Chicago Exterior Day



We're pleased to offer discounted airfare for 2022 NFA Convention attendees.

Depending on your location and preferences, you may choose from one of the following airlines for discounted tickets.



From our partners at Delta:

"Delta Air Lines is pleased to offer special discounts for NFA ANNUAL CONVENTION

Please click here to book your flights!

You may also call Delta Meeting Network® at 1.800.328.1111* Monday–Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. (CT) and refer to Meeting Event Code NMV9V

*Please note there is not a service fee for reservations booked and ticketed via our reservation 800 number."



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Photo by Natali Quijano on  Unsplash



We're pleased to partner with United Airlines for air travel to our upcoming convention.

  • To make flight reservations online, please click on discount code ZKKN289602.
  • You may also call the United Meeting Reservation Desk at (800) 426-1122. 
    • Monday–Friday 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. central
    • Saturday–Sunday 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. central

MileagePlus members earn Premier Qualifying Dollars and miles for their travel.

Booking fees are waived for Meeting reservations. International customers may contact their local United Reservation Desk.


Public Transportation


Use the CTA to get around downtown Chicago.

The Blue Line will take you from O'Hare airport to the Hilton Downtown Chicago. Once you're downtown, there are multiple train lines to take you wherever you need to go. Visit the Chicago Transit Authority website for trip planners, maps, schedules, and more.