Alabama Writers Conclave

2018 Conference Location

2018 Conference Location & Map


Hotel location: Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham

Lodging discounts are available if you mention that you are part of the AWC conference to receive our discounted group rate.

3600 Gulf Shores Parkway
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 298-8800


coastal arts center of orange beach 

On Friday, we will kick off the 2018 Annual Conference with a keynote speech, open mic, and mixer at the Orange Beach Art Center. Free parking is available and easy to access. 

Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach
(a.k.a. Orange Beach Art Center)
26389 Canal Rd.,
Orange Beach, AL 36561

(251) 981-2787


orange beach recreation center 

Saturday morning will begin with coffee and pastries at the Orange Beach Recreation Center. All Saturday and Sunday workshop sessions will take place here. 

Orange Beach Recreation Center
4849 Wilson Blvd.
Orange Beach, AL


orange beach community center

Saturday evening Banquet and Keynote will take place here, right next door to the Orange Beach Recreation Center. 

Orange Beach Community Center
27235 Canal Rd
Orange Beach, AL


Hudson Marina at skull harbor

The annual meeting will take place aboard a brunch cruise at the Hudson Marina. Boarding begins at 11:30 am on Sunday. Please be on time. 

Hudson Marina
4575 S. Wilson Bld. #1
Orange Beach, AL