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SATURDAY Directions & Details

If you are registered for the 3rd annual Harvest Conference on Saturday, September 10, 2016, the below details will help you navigate. If you are not registered, you may do so online here until 9/9/16 at 5pm. Registration will be open on-site on Saturday morning. We look forward to seeing you soon.

LOCATION
The Harvest Conference will be held at AB Tech’s Main Campus in downtown Asheville, NC. If you are attending a pre-conference workshop on Friday, September 9th, details are here. Friday workshops are at Warren Wilson College in Swannanoa, NC. PLEASE MAKE NOTE OF THE LOCATION FOR SATURDAY’s HARVEST CONFERENCE at AB Tech Main Campus.

  • Click here to download an AB Tech campus map.
  • Click here to go to Google Maps for AB Tech campus.
  • Click here for an OGS Parking & Conference Classroom Map

For GPS users, the street address of AB Tech Asheville Campus is 340 Victoria Road, Asheville, NC 28801. Parking is available in anyplace marked in yellow on this map. Once you arrive at AB Tech, proceed to Ferguson Auditorium area to register.

DATE
The Harvest Conference will be held on SATURDAY, September 10, 2016. There are pre-conference events on Friday, September 9, 2016. Please click here for the the pre-conference details and directions page.

SCHEDULE
Classes begin at 9am and end at 5:30 pm. For an updated schedule, click here. There are no sign-ups for classes – you attend whatever class you’d like on the schedule. Classes are first come, first served! Arrive early to secure your place in each classroom.

CHECK-IN
Registration opens at 7:30 am. It is located in the lobby of Ferguson Auditorium on the AB Tech campus. Please see this map. Since you are already registered, all you need to do is give your name and you will receive a wrist-band upon check-in.

EXHIBITORS & MEALS

  • Our exhibitor trade show will be open all day. Be sure to visit these local businesses.
  • Breakfast foods and coffee will be available for purchase (think coffee, pastries, muffins).
  • Lunch is available for purchase at on site food trucks.
  • Feel free to pack your own food any of these meals or to venture downtown to local restaurants.

WALKING ON CAMPUS
Classes are at three very close locations on campus. There is not much outdoor walking but please do come prepared for all possibilities of weather: hot and dry or damp and chilly.

If you become lost or need to contact us on-site, please call Ella at 828.552.4979.

DRIVING DIRECTIONS

Driving from East of Asheville:

  • Take I-40 west to Exit 50-B (Biltmore Avenue US 25 North).
  • Turn right off of exit and go straight to the 7th traffic light.
  • Turn left on to Hospital Drive.
  • Turn left on Victoria Road, and this will bring you straight into the campus.

Driving from West of Asheville:

  • Take I-40 east to Exit 50-A (Biltmore Avenue US 25 North).
  • Turn left off of exit and go straight to the 7th traffic light.
  • Turn left on to Hospital Drive.
  • Turn left on Victoria Road, and this will bring you straight into the campus.

Driving from South of Asheville:

  • Take I-26 to I-40 junction.
  • Follow center lane (I-240 to Asheville).
  • Take Amboy Road exit and follow to end (will be a T-intersection).
  • Turn right onto Meadow Road.
  • Go to the next traffic light and turn left on Victoria Road, and this will bring you straight into the campus.

Driving from North of Asheville:

  • Take US 19/23 to Asheville, take Patton Avenue Downtown exit.
  • Go to the 2nd traffic light and turn right onto South French Broad.
  • Follow to the 3rd stop sign and turn left onto Livingston Street.
  • Follow to the end (will be a T-intersection) and turn right onto Victoria Road, and this will bring you straight into the campus.