Travel for Leading for Discipleship Conference 2019

The conference will begin at 2 p.m. on Monday, September 30, and conclude at noon on Wednesday, October 2. Conference sessions will be held at St. James’ Parish, and participants may stay in nearby hotels or travel from their homes, if local. Lodging and transportation arrangements are not included with registration and should be arranged individually.

Hotel Blocks:
Here are some options to explore when making your plans. These hotels are within a short walk of St. James.

Hampton Inn Wilmington
225 Grace Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

Click here to access special rate and room block for St. James’ guests (Group code: SJE)

Hotel Ballast Wilmington, Tapestry Collection by Hilton
301 North Water Street,
Wilmington, NC, 28401

Click here to access special rate and room block available until 8/29 (Reservation code: STJ)


Ground transportation options for arriving at Wilmington International Airport (ILM) can be found here.


St. James Parish occupies a full city block in downtown Wilmington, surrounded by Market St., 3rd Street, Dock Street, and 4th Street. Parking is available through the week and on Sundays on each of these streets, adjacent to the church; and there are approximately 12 parking spaces in a small parking area on the St. James property at the corner of 4th and Dock Streets.

More directions and parking info here.


Included with conference registration:

  • Dinner Monday evening
  • Breakfast Tuesday & Wednesday mornings
  • Boxed lunch Tuesday