Submitted by Jeff Purtle on Σάβ, 06/18/2016 - 10:56
Purtle Brass Conference

Purtle Brass Conference
at Anderson University
Inspiring Instruction In Practice, Playing and Business

Food

Chick-fil-A biscuits, Chick-n-Minis and Coffee will be provided free at check-in.
Everyone should sign-up for campus meals, which are excellent and a great social time.

Driving

Click here to print a map and directions, or use Google Maps.

Atlanta

From I-85 North, take exit 19A to Hwy 76 and turn right toward Anderson.  Drive 5 miles south on Hwy 76 (Clemson Blvd/Main St) to Boulevard.  You will pass through 14 traffic lights, 1 blinking caution light, and then turn left at the 3rd traffic light onto Boulevard. Turn left at Kingsley Road and you will see the front of the Rainey Fine Arts Center on your left. There is a larger parking lot behind the building and an entrance on that side too.

Charlotte/Greenville

From I-85 South, take Exit 27 to Hwy 81 and turn left toward Anderson.  Drive 7.6 miles south to Boulevard, which will be the 10th traffic light.  Turn left onto Boulevard.Turn left at the 4th street on the left, which is Kingsley Road, and you will see the front of the Rainey Fine Arts Center on your left. There is a larger parking lot behind the building and an entrance on that side too.

Columbia

Take I-26 West to I-385 towards Greenville.  Take I-85 South, take Exit 27 to Hwy 81 and turn left toward Anderson.  Drive 7.6 miles south to Boulevard, which will be the 10th traffic light.  Turn left onto Boulevard. Turn left at the 4th street on the left, which is Kingsley Road, and you will see the front of the Rainey Fine Arts Center on your left. There is a larger parking lot behind the building and an entrance on that side too.

Flying

Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) - 45 minute drive

Southwest, United Express, Continental, Delta, US Airways, Northwest

Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) - 2 hour 6 minute drive

United, Delta, Continental, Northwest, US Airways, and many others

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport (ATL) - 2 hour 15 minute drive

United, Delta, Continental, Northwest, and many others

Anderson Regional Airport - Small Local Airport - 15 minute drive

This is convenient for people with their own plane.

Enterprise Rent-A-Car Reservation Discount Page

Anderson, SC Location
4112 Clemson Blvd.
Anderson, SC 29621-1108
864-222-2775

On Campus Housing:

We are in the Boulevard Hall buildings, which were newly constructed in August 2010. In addition to a great deal this provides a unique experience to socialize with other participants and the guest artists and staff that are being housed here too. In 2012 everyone stayed up late watching the Olympics in the big room, talking trumpet, music, and life with Bob O'Donnell, Philippe Schartz, Harry Kim and everyone else.

Off Campus Housing:
Holiday Inn Reservation Page
$89/night (special PbC discount)

Holiday Inn - 8 minute drive and 3.5 miles away
3509 Clemson Boulevard
Anderson, SC 29621
864-226-1000

Bus - New York to Anderson, SC for $50

This bus stops within a mile from Enterprise Rent-A-Car, that has free pickup.
People have used this in the past and enjoyed it.

Amtrak Train - Clemson, SC (CSN) Station - 16 miles away