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Early Bird Registration is open!

Regular registration begins August 15.

Hotel Reservations

Holiday Inn Executive Center
2200 Interstate 70 Dr. SW
Columbia, MO 65203
(573) 203-8178

MLA has a block of rooms reserved for $109.95/night.  Call to reserve, or book online here to automatically populate the group code needed for MLA’s block.


Directions for driving, flying, and Columbia public transportation
Parking at the Holiday Inn is complimentary.
QUESTIONS?  Please feel free to contact the 2018 MLA Conference Transportation chairs, Erika Van Vranken ( or Dean Hargett (

Columbia Attractions
Restaurants with discounts for MLA Attendees