PLAN YOUR TRIP
Easy-access Pro-tips to get you in, get you started and get the most out of PURSUE.
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 2nd Street, Harrisburg, PA
This is the central location for the conference:
Registration, Middle School Main Sessions, Exhibits, Workshops, Afterhours events & Overnight rooms
The Crowne Plaza
GPS ADDRESS: 23 South 2nd Street, Harrisburg, PA
We use this location for Workshops & Overnight rooms
The Forum Auditorium
Corner of Walnut St & Commonwealth Ave, Harrisburg, PA
This building is part of the Capitol complex.
It's used for High School Main Sessions & Workshops
All venues are just a few minutes walk from each other.
BEFORE YOU ARRIVE
Your group should be registered, and your hotel rooms should be booked.
Early Registration ends January 31.
Using the PCTC Hotel Reservation forms will ensure the special group rate.
TRAVELING TO HARRISBURG
Friday Night’s Main Session begins at 8pm.
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
Official check-in and Registration opens at 4pm.
1. CHECK IN TO YOUR HOTEL
Send one adult representative to your hotel’s lobby to check in your group.
2. CHECK IN TO THE CONFERENCE
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 a fast-food court located in Strawberry Square.
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.)