IDEA Curriculum Fair 2018: Fairbanks

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Please join us for the IDEA Curriculum Fair at The Westmark Hotel & Convention Center in Fairbanks on Monday, April 30, 2018!
(NEW: one day only)

Schedule of Events:

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. ~ Keynote Breakfast with Brian Wasko in Northern Latitudes at the The Westmark Hotel & Convention Center (Meal served at 8:30)
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. ~ Exhibit Hall open in the Gold Room, Minto Room, and Yukon Room
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. ~ Workshops in the Rampart Room, Chena Room, and Northern Latitudes



Keynote breakfast ~ $15 pre-pay only. Purchase tickets at the Fairbanks Office, 2157 Van Horn Rd., 374-2200

Exhibit hall and workshops (IDEA families) ~ No charge.
Exhibit hall and workshops (non-IDEA families) ~ Admission is $20/family. These can be pre-purchased at our office for the discounted price of $15/family. If you don't live near an office, you can mail a check to pre-purchase admission.

Click here for further explanation of fees, which includes admission to the Exhibit Hall and all workshops, with the exception of the Keynote meal and speech.


There is plenty of free parking at the Westmark, both in front of and behind the building. (Exhibit hall is located closest to the back entrance.)


The Westmark has a restaurant near the Exhibit Hall, The Red Lantern, and there are other places to eat nearby, since the hotel is downtown.


The Westmark Hotel & Convention Center, 800-544-0970 or 907-459-7706
Group Rate: $79 single/double (must book by April 6)
Group Rate Code: IDEA050617
See hotel link for more details.

Driving directions from Fairbanks airport to the Westmark Hotel:

1. Exit airport - You will be on Airport Way.
2. Drive about 5 miles through town.
3. Turn left on Noble St. (There is a NAPA on that corner.)
4. The hotel is about two blocks ahead on the right-hand side.