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Join the Massage Therapy Community in Pasadena for the AMTA 2017 National Convention!

Pasadena, California is home to the historic Rose Bowl and Tournament of Roses parade, and is a cultural and foodie destination. Conveniently located near Los Angeles, Pasadena is a charming city near the glamour of Hollywood. Start planning your trip!

Reserve Your Spot at the Largest Event in the Massage Profession

Earn 18+ massage therapy CE credits September 14-16 in Pasadena, California.

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AMTA 2017 National Convention Location

Pasadena Convention Center
300 E. Green St., Pasadena, CA 91101

AMTA 2017 National Convention Host Hotels

Stay in the hub of convention activity at AMTA’s official host hotels.  Reserve your room by August 18!

Sheraton Pasadena

For attendees checking out on Saturday or earlier, the Sheraton Pasadena has availability and is immediately adjacent to the Convention Center.  (They are only sold out on Saturday night at this time.)

303 Cordova
Pasadena, CA
Rate: $175/night

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Residence Inn Los Angeles/Pasadena

For attendees staying over Saturday night, check out Residence Inn, a short walk (.8 mile) away with free breakfast. They have availability all week.

21 W. Walnut St.
Pasadena, CA
Rate: $199/night

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Hilton Pasadena

Limited availability, but call to check if rooms have opened up: 626-577-1000

168 S. Los Robles Ave., Pasadena, CA 91101
Rate: $169/night

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Getting to Pasadena

Other Regional Airports:

It’s easy to get to and around Pasadena thanks to close, convenient transit options. Learn more about getting to Pasadena »

Related: Find Cheap Flights to AMTA National Convention

Ground Transportation

Pasadena is about 27 miles from LAX and 15 miles from Bob Hope Airport. 

LAX Flyaway

The LAX FlyAway buses offer convenient and affordable airport transfers between LAX and Union Station with no stops in between. It runs 24-hours a day, seven days a week. Learn more »

Super Shuttle

The shared-ride service is Super Shuttle’s most popular and affordable option. Book your ride in advance to share a shuttle with other travelers. The cost for a one-way trip from LAX approximately $30, and approximately $22 from Bob Hope Airport. Learn more »


At LAX, taxis can be found curbside on the LAX lower/arrival level islands in front of each terminal under the yellow sign indicating taxis. The average cost of a one-way trip is $95.

At Bob Hope Airport, taxis are located on the ground transportation islands immediately in front of the airport terminal. The average cost of a one-way trip is $50.

Rideshare Services

Riders should wait until they have their luggage and are ready for pickup to request as drivers cannot idle. The cost for these ride services vary greatly based on the service used.

LAX rideshare information »

Bob Hope Airport rideshare information »


The convention center’s subterranean parking structure is shared with the Sheraton Pasadena. There are two entrances, (a) on Marengo Avenue, and (b) Euclid Avenue, both between Green Street and Cordova Street. If you are using a Mobile GPS, enter this address for the most direct route: 175 South Euclid Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91101

$13 a day for up to 16 hours; $18 a day for in-and-out privileges (subject to change).

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