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2018 USEA Annual Meeting and Convention

Join us and experience the flavor of New Orleans at the 2018 USEA Annual Meeting & Convention featuring the USEA’s 7th Eventing Hall of Fame, December 6-9, 2018 at the Sheraton New Orleans.

Convention App

Download the official USEA Convention App for access to information about the schedule, speakers, and sessions for the 2018 USEA Annual Meeting & Convention! Click on the links below to download the app and then search for "USEA Annual Meeting & Convention" or scan the QR code below:

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Sheraton New Orleans
500 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 525-2500

Reservations can be made by phone at (888) 627-7033 or on the booking website.

Click here to make your reservation online.

Traveling to New Orleans

Visit and use the promo code "USEA" for everything you need in one place - tours, airport shuttle, and luxury car airport transfers!

By Air

The Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (Airport Code MSY), located in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, is approximately 11 miles from downtown New Orleans. Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport provides direct access to many commercial airlines.

Transportation from the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport is a new airport transportation booking site designed to take the hassle out of getting to and from the airport. We all know that the worst part of traveling is waiting in line over and over again! From check in to security screenings to taxi lines, there's no end to the amount of time you spend waiting. provides an easy way to book your airport transportation online from any device. Get the lowest possible rates on a variety of vehicle options in a convenient app that allows you to see all available vehicles and rates at a glance.

Choose from taxi, sedan, shuttle, luxury SUV, or limousine service. When you land at your destination, your driver will be waiting for you in the transportation center and will greet you by name. No lines. No hassles. It's that easy. delivers a fun airport transportation booking experience. Let's buckle up and go for a ride!

For more ground transportation options please visit

By Train

From New Orleans Union Passenger Station via Loyola Avenue and Canal Street (Click here for directions)

  • Head south
  • Turn left at the first cross street onto Loyola Avenue
  • Continue onto Elk Place
  • Turn right onto Canal Street
  • Arrive at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel

By Car

From the East

  • Take Interstate 10 West to the Canal Street Exit #235B
  • Turn right on Canal Street
  • The hotel is about 10 blocks down on the right side (at the corner of Camp Street)

From the North

  • From the Causeway exit, take Interstate 10 East to the New Orleans Business District
  • Continue to the Poydras Street exit
  • Follow Poydras Street for approximately 8 blocks
  • Turn left on Camp Street
  • Continue on Camp Street for approximately 3 blocks
  • The hotel will be on the right

From the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport

  • Take Interstate 10 East to the New Orleans Business District
  • Continue on to the Poydras Street Exit
  • Continue down Poydras Street to Camp Street
  • Turn left on Camp Street
  • Go 3 blocks and the hotel will be on the right side on the corner of Camp and Canal

From the South

  • Take Highway 90 to the Westbank Expressway
  • Proceed on the Westbank Expressway to the Crescent City Connection (approximately 10 miles)
  • From the right lane, exit at Camp Street (8 red lights)
  • Turn right on Canal Street

Streetcar Transportation

The Sheraton New Orleans is located right on the Streetcar line which provides easy transit along Canal Street, St. Charles Avenue, and the Riverfront. One-way cost: $1.25. One-, three- and five-day unlimited ride passes are also available for $5, $12, and $20 respectively.

Hotel Parking

The Sheraton New Orleans offers valet parking service for guests.There is no self-parking. Vehicles are secured in a covered garage adjacent to the hotel. Due to limited space and height restrictions, parking is available on a first come, first-served basis and oversized vehicles cannot be accomodated.

Overnight valet parking guest rate is $43 + tax. Valet parking is provided by PMS, LLC.

Click here for the Sheraton New Orleans' list of things to do in New Orleans.

Click here for other things to do in the area, including, local attractions, dining, tours, and shopping.

Additional Information

Would you like to be a vendor at the 2018 USEA Annual Meeting and Convention? Contact Jennifer Hardwick at

Questions or suggestions about Convention? Contact Jennifer Hardwick by email at or by phone (703) 779-0440, ext. 3003.

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