The 2018 AmPA No Kill National Conference will take place at the
Holiday Inn Austin Midtown
6000 Middle Fiskville Road
Austin, TX 78752

Venue and Travel Information


The conference hotel is sold out of room block (discounted rooms). We have secured special pricing at alternate hotels, please see below. The Holiday Inn will provide complimentary shuttle service for attendees to and from the Courtyard and within a 3 mile radius.  

The conference hotel is:

Holiday Inn Austin Midtown – Rooms sold out!

6000 Middle Fiskville Road, Austin, TX 78752

(512) 451-5757

Alternate hotels include.  

Courtyard by Marriott, Austin University Area

5660 North IH 35 Austin, Texas, 78751

(512) 458-2340

Crown Plaza – Use the code APA at this link for $119 per night.   Include free breakfast buffet.  Be sure to ask for your coupons at check-in.

6121 N Interstate Hwy 35, Austin, TX 78752

Phone: (512) 323-5466

The Highlander Hotel Austin ($89/night any dates from 2/9-2/13) – Hotel Sold Out!

6200 Middle Fiskville Rd, Austin, TX 78752

Independent, quirky, and pet friendly. Read reviews. Located next to the Holiday Inn

Call and let them know you are booking with the AmPA! conference to get discounted rate: 512-428-4240.

Airport Transfers

Holiday Inn has special rates for airport shuttles. Attendees are welcome to book it, even if staying one of the other hotels.The rates are here.

Austin also has reliable rideshare and taxi service. Explore transportation options here.

RideAustin (rideshare company) has donated over $46,000 to Austin Pets Alive!  We thank them for their support.

Schedule Your APA! Tours!

This year, we have so much great content, including lessons learned from Hurricane Harvey, that we have extended the conference to 3 full days (Sat-Monday). We are also offering specialized tours of APA! programs and facilities on Friday and Tuesday. Learn more and register for tours here.

Registration and Conference Hours

We’ll be holding pre-registration on Friday, February 9, 2018, from 5:30-7:30 pm in the Holiday Inn lobby. You can also register the morning of the conference starting at 7am. For full conference hours and schedule, check out the website and for the most up-to-date information, please download the conference app.

Conference Hours


APA! Tours, Pre-Registration 5:30-7:30pm, hotel lobby


7:00am Registration Begins

8:00am -6:00pm Sessions


8:00am -6:00pm Sessions

7:00pm No Kill Party at the Container Bar! Free food from Chipotle.
(This area has very limited parking, you may want to consider rideshare).


8:00-6:00 Sessions


APA! Tours

Things to Do

Have a bit of free time? There’s tons of great things to do in Austin. Here are a few.

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