Summit Travel 2018

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Nashville is the capital of the U.S. state of Tennessee and home to Vanderbilt University. Legendary country music venues include the Grand Ole Opry House, home of the famous "Grand Ole Opry" stage and radio show. The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and historic Ryman Auditorium are Downtown, as is the District, featuring honky-tonks with legendary live music and the Johnny Cash Museum, celebrating the singer's life.

Shopping highlights include the antiques stores of 8th Avenue South and the eclectic shops in the Gulch neighborhood. Germantown is filled with Victorian buildings, and the avenues of Music Row are lined with recording studios, including Historic RCA Studio B, where Elvis Presley recorded over 200 songs. Centennial Park is the site of a replica of the Parthenon in Athens, Greece. Historic mansions such as Belle Meade Plantation and the Hermitage, former home of President Andrew Jackson, lie on the outskirts of the city. The Mansion at Fontanel, built in the 1980s, was the former home of country superstar Barbara Mandrell.

Discounts & Deals Program

While in Nashville for CFS 2018 be sure to explore the city’s Discounts & Deals Program to save on tickets, attractions, restaurants, tours and more!


We are pleased to offer the following accommodations for the Critical Facilities Summit 2018.

Hilton Garden Inn

305 Korean Veterans Boulevard
Nashville, TN 37201

A block of rooms has been reserved for October 13, 2018–October 16, 2018.

Rate: starting at $239 per night + tax and fees. Rooms subject to availability.

Click Here To Book Your Stay
Hilton Nashville Downtown

121 Fourth Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37201

A block of rooms has been reserved for October 11, 2018–October 17, 2018.

< Rooms subject to availability and at prevailing rates.

Click Here To Book Your Stay


The Music City Center is home to the largest, covered parking garage in downtown Nashville The three-level, covered parking garage has 1,800 spaces and is equipped with a 24/7 fully-automated system that accepts debit and credit cards upon exit.

Music City Center's garage is located on 6th Avenue and Demonbreun, directly across from the south entrance to Bridgestone Arena. There are three entrances to the garage: one on 7th Avenue and Demonbreun and two on 6th Avenue between Demonbreun and Korean Veterans Boulevard.

For additional information, maps and rates, please click here.

Convention Center

CFS — Convention Center Way Finding Map

The new Music City Center mobile app is your personal guide to the Music City Center. Whenever you need help, simply open the app and tell it where you need to go, whether it's the closest restroom or how to get back to the parking garage. The app can pinpoint your location anywhere in the building and provide you with precise, turn-by-turn, photo-based directions to get you where you need to go. Just type in the room or event you are trying to find and the app will lead you there. Click here to learn more about how the wayfinding app was created. The new Music City Center Wayfinding App is now available on iTunes and Google Play.

See map for convention center entrances to use for Critical Facilities Summit


The Music City Center (MCC) is committed to accommodating the needs of individuals with disabilities. The MCC complies with all federal ADA laws. Should you require special assistance and/or services such as listening devices, wheelchairs, lifts, text telephones, or stage ramps, please contact MCC ADA Coordinator, or the Chief Operations Officer at (615)401-1450.

Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD)

Assisted listening devices are available with advance notice. A TDD is available at the MCC Ambassador desk on Level Three.

Sight Impaired Information

Braille instructions can be found on the elevators, restrooms and emergency exit signs throughout the building. Some MCC literature can be made available in braille upon request and with advanced notice.


Automated doors for wheelchair accessibility are located at our entrances on 5th Avenue and 6th Avenue. MCC staff can assist with information regarding wheelchair usage.


There are 29 ADA accessible parking spots located within our on-site parking garage.


Have a scooter or wheelchair delivered to your hotel or the convention

For more information or a quote please click here

Ground Transportation:
Airport Shuttle including SuperShuttle & more is offering a $5 discount off airport shuttle transportation to and from Airport and your Hotel.

Coupon Code = NFMT2018
(Enter code on bottom right of checkout page before submitting payment)

Book Reservation

Once you complete your reservation an email confirmation will be sent to you and this will be your travel voucher for your airport transportation. It will also include instructions on where to meet your shuttle when you arrive at the airport as well as any important phone numbers for the day of travel.

ShuttleFare Customer Service

For reservation changes or questions contact customer service:
Phone: 800-851-4528
Monday - Friday 8am ­- 8pm EST, Saturday and Sunday 9am - 8pm EST


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