2020 NFTGA Conference
Sponsored By:

Bulldog Tours

Charleston Carriage Works

Charleston County Parks and Recreation

Charleston Culinary Tours

The City of Charleston

Charleston Museum

Being LGBTQ in the Lowcountry - College of Charleston
The Real Rainbow Row

Charleston Tour Association

Explore Charleston


Conference Hotel

The conference hotel is the Francis Marion Hotel. The rate for the NFTGA block of rooms is available now through January 5, 2020. The rate $154 for single occupancy and $174 for double occupancy plus 14% tax for conference attendees. Parking is $20/day for self-parking or $25/day for valet. The rate is available for February 4-7, 2020. Also included is a full buffet breakfast in the Swamp Fox Restaurant and free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel, including all guest rooms.

Francis Marion Hotel reservations can only be made by calling the hotel at 843-722-0600. Remember to mention 2020 NFTGA-USA Conference to receive a room discount. FrancisMarionHotel.com

We have a certain number of rooms reserved at the Francis Marion. Should those reserved rooms be booked, the availability of the discounted rate for additional rooms will depend on the occupancy of the hotel at the time the request to add rooms is made. Please make sure to make your hotel reservations as soon as possible. We cannot guarantee the discount rate will be available after the group of rooms are booked.

Conference Fees Do Not Include:

Air/train/bus fares to Charleston, South Carolina


Full payment, minus a $50.00 processing fee, will be refunded for cancellations received prior to January 11, 2020. Full payment, minus $75.00 processing fee, will be refunded for cancellations received prior to January 18, 2020.

Cancellations after January 18, 2020 will result in no refund.

Francis Marion Hotel cancellation and no-show polices will apply and are separate from the conference cancellation fees, and will be charged to the hotel registrant.

2020 NFTGA Conference
Sponsored By:

GrayLine of Charleston

Magnolia Plantation and Gardens

The McNair Group

Middleton Place

Old Exchange and Provost Dungeon

Old South Carriage Co.

Palmetto Carriage Works

College of Charleston Center for Southern Jewish Culture

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