Location and Travel Information

Location

Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center 
300 E. Ocean Blvd.

Long Beach, CA 90802
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The 2017 ADEA GoDental Recruitment Event will take place in the Grand Ballroom, Level 2.

Registration (where you must pick-up your badge) is located in the Promenade Atrium & Plaza at the Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center.

We recommend all attendees dress in business attire.

Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center Floor Plan.

Travel Information

Airport
The closest airport to the Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center is the Long Beach Airport, which is approximately 11 miles from the convention center.  View a list of ground transportation options here.

The Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), the fifth busiest airport in the world and second busiest in the United States, is located approximately 21 miles from the convention center and the Orange County John Wayne airport (SNA) is located approximately 24 miles from the convention center. All are recommended airports for the event.

Parking

The Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center has more than 4,000 parking spaces around the Center in three parking garages and one ground level parking lot. Parking is $10 per car per entry to any of the Center's lots.

  • The Terrace Theater Parking Garage is generally open for theater events and has 800 parking spaces.
  • The Arena Parking Garage is open for conventions, tradeshows and Arena events and has 1,460 spaces.
  • The Promenade Parking Garage is open for conventions, tradeshows and special events and has 350 spaces.
  • The Main Parking Lot along Shoreline Drive has 1,500 spaces.

Hotel Accommodation 
Long Beach has a variety of hotel options. View this website to find a list of hotels within walking distance of the Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center.  

Travel Assistance

We are no longer accepting travel assistance applications.

A limited amount of travel assistance is available for individuals traveling from outside the Long Beach, CA area. Individuals will be able to request travel assistance during the registration process beginning on Tuesday, January 10, 2017. The deadline for requesting travel assistance is 5:00 p.m. ET on Thursday, February 9, 2017. Once the deadline has passed, individuals will be notified via email of the status of their travel assistance request no later than 5:00 p.m. ET on Monday, February 13, 2017. Please note that travel assistance is granted to individuals who demonstrate the most financial need.



Questions? Email godental@adea.org.