Conference Venues

GAS provides free shuttles from the Palmer House to Ignite Glass Studios and West Supply, and between the two demo sites. Conference badge required.

Hours: 
Thursday, March 20: 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Friday, March 21: noon - 6 pm
Saturday, March 22: 7 am - 1 pm      

Travel Time/Frequency:
Palmer House to Ignite: 15 minutes between locations (approx), 25 minute loop
Palmer House to West Supply: 35 minutes between locations (approx), 40 minute loop
Ignite to West Supply: 25 minutes between locations (approx), 40 minute loop

Stops: Ignite Glass Studios, West Supply, Palmer House

Pick up: Palmer House Hotel (Wabash Street entrance)

 

Collectors Tour

Departs Palmer House Hotel. Please see tour schedule.


Pre-Conference Reception

Shuttles from the Palmer House to the reception at Ignite Glass Studios and back will be provided for those registered for this event.

Hours: Wednesday, March 19:  5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Travel Time/Frequency: 15 minutes between locations
Stops: Ignite Glass Studios
Pick up: Palmer House Hotel (Wabash Street entrance)

Day of Glass

Shuttle service will not be provided for the Day of Glass this year. Please visit our Travel & Lodging page for links to public transportation options and car rental discounts.

 

Gallery Hop

Hours: 4:30 pm - 8 pm
Travel Time/Frequency: 20 minutes between locations (approx), 40 minute loop
Stops: ECHT Gallery & Lotton Gallery
Pick up: Palmer House Hotel (Wabash Street entrance)

 

Closing Night Party

The Chicago Cultural Center is located only a few blocks from the Palmer House Hotel.

 

The Glass Art Society reserves the right to deny applications for Technical Display, advertising participation, GAS membership or the conference from anyone for any reason.