Plan Your Trip

PCTC takes place in beautiful downtown Harrisburg, PA.
The conference is held across three primary locations in the heart of the city:

The Harrisburg Hilton
GPS ADDRESS: 1 North Second Street, Harrisburg, PA
Registration, Middle School Main Sessions, Exhibits, Workshops, After hours events & Overnight rooms

The Crowne Plaza
GPS ADDRESS: 23 South Second Street, Harrisburg, PA
Workshops & Overnight rooms

The Forum Building
Corner of Walnut St & Commonwealth Ave, Harrisburg, PA
High School Main Sessions &Workshops

All venues are within walking distance from each other, but require a few minutes between each.



Before You Arrive

You group should be registered, and you hotel rooms should be booked.
Find details for REGISTRATION and HOTELS here. 
Using the PCTC Hotel Reservation forms will ensure the special group rate.

Traveling to Harrisburg

Friday Night’s Main Session begins at 7:30.
Many groups leave directly after school releases, or earlier if possible, to arrive, check in, get oriented and grab some dinner before the session starts.

When You Arrive

Send one adult representative to your hotel’s lobby to check in your group.

Send one adult representative to the registration area on the 2nd floor of the Hilton (PURSUE CENTRAL) to finalize your group’s registration.


The Hilton is directly connected to Strawberry Square, a fast-food court.
The Hilton and The Crowne both have restaurants off its main lobby.
There are also several moderately-priced restaurants within walking distance in downtown Harrisburg, and order-in pizza options as well.

Conference attendees should plan for all meals.
No food is provided by the conference. (except for our awesome Youth Leaders Breakfast, which you should check out here.)


Be sure to check out our About page for more conference information, or Contact us with questions not answered here.