Hilton Philadelphia

9.22.19 - 9.23.19

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Local Attractions

Transportation & Directions

Conference Location

Things to Do Philadelphia

When you stay at the Hilton Philadelphia at Penn’s Landing, you’ll be ideally located to enjoy the city’s most exciting things to do. We’re just two miles from world-class shopping at South Street. Explore historic landmarks like Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell. Discover the history at the National Constitution Center or the Museum of the American Revolution.  Learn something new at the Franklin Institute Science Museum.  Enjoy a family day out at the Adventure Aquarium or visit vibrant Penn’s Landing to enjoy the stretch of parks, restaurants and attractions along the Delaware River.


Take a trip to the Philadelphia Museum of Art or The Independence Seaport Museum, located right outside our hotel. Go skating at Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest or enjoy fun activities at Spruce Street Harbor Park. Visit the Philadelphia Waterfront and see the Philadelphia Hope Fence, or enjoy a delicious dinner at Moshulu Waterfront Dining. The Delaware River Ferry offers seasonal services between the Camden and Philadelphia Waterfronts.


Enjoy close proximity to Temple University, University of Pennsylvania and Wharton School of Business when you stay with us. Hilton Penn’s Landing is proud to be the official sponsor of the Philadelphia 76ers basketball team, the Philadelphia Union Soccer Team and Temple University Football Team.


Zoos & Aquariums

Philadelphia Sporting Events



Eastern State Penitentiary

Penn’s Landing. The Hilton Philadelphia is located in Penn’s Landing, a stretch of waterfront which features a host of family-centric activities, special events and historical attractions:

  • The Spruce Street Harbor Park is home to a variety of restaurants and a beer garden. It is also hosts  movie screenings, festivals and concerts throughout the year.
  • Boating – visitors can rent paddle boats, swan boats and kayaks to tour the waterfront area. Ferries are also available to tour the waterfront area and visit Camden, NJ.
  • The Independence Seaport Museum (http://www.phillyseaport.org/), which features a number of historical ships and exhibitions.
  • A variety of dining options are available in the Penn’s Landing area (https://www.tripsavvy.com/penns-landing-philadelphia-restaurants-2669219)


Special Events in Philadelphia on September 21st


Oktoberfest Live! Philadelphia is host to one of the nation’s premier Oktoberfest events. Sample beers, enjoy live music, visit the Pumpkin Patch and grab a bite to eat. More info: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/oktoberfest-live-2019-tickets-64632863635


Date and Time: Saturday, September 21, 2019, 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.


Location: Xfinity Live! 1100 Pattison Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148


CiderFest at Historic Houses of Fairmount Park. Visit six historic homes in the Fairmont Park neighborhood and sample ciders from Pennsylvania Orchards. Live music, pay as you go food trucks and free cider tastings. More info: https://fairmountpark.ticketleap.com/ciderfest-2019/


Date and Time: Saturday, September 21, 2019, 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.


Location: Sedgley Drive & N. Lemon Hill Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19130


Fringe Festival. 3-week, city-wide performance and contemporary art festival and exhibition. More info: https://fringearts.com/programs/fringe-festival/


Arts & Music Festival at Linvilla Orchards. Family-friendly festival featuring local artists, crafts persons and live musical performances.  The Orchard also features a barnyard petting area, playground, fishing, hayrides and beer garden. More info at: https://www.linvilla.com/family-fun/arts-music


Date and Time: September 21- 22, 2019, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


Location: 137 West Knowlton Road, Media, PA 19063


Starry Night 5K. 5K walk/run to benefit the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation. Register at https://team.curethekids.org/event/2019-philadelphia-starry-night-walk-to-cure-childhood-brain-tumors/e234562


Date and Time: Saturday, September 21, 2019, Registration starts at 4:00 p.m., Race starts at 5:30 p.m.


Location: Penn Park (217 S 33rd St, Philadelphia, PA, 19104


New York Rangers vs. Philadelphia Flyers. Pre-season game.


Date and Time: Saturday, September 21, 2019 7:00 p.m.


Location: Wells Fargo Center Philadelphia


Funkytown Cocktails Against Cancer. Disco-themed party featuring food, music, raffles, entertainment and cocktails. Disco attire encouraged. More Info: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/funkytown-tickets-64979465330


Date and Time: Saturday, September 21, 2019, 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.


Location: Loews Philadelphia Hotel, The Washington Room 1200 Market Street, 3rd Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19107

Getting to the hotel:



Philadelphia International Airport

Travel Distance: Approximately 12.0 miles



Take the Philadelphia ramp on the left to merge onto I-95 N. Take exit 20 for Columbus Blvd. Turn left onto S Columbus Blvd. Hotel will be on the right.



Complimentary shuttle service within 5 miles of the hotel.



Parking Information:

Self parking- $35.00 (Connected to hotel)

Valet parking- $49.00 (24 hour service)



If you require transportation assistance, or if you have any additional requests, please feel free to contact the hotel at (215) 521-6600.




Hilton Philadelphia

201 S. Christopher Columbus Blvd., Philadelphia, PA, 19106

(215) 521-6500



Room Rates:

$219.00 per night

Room block deadline: September 6, 2019 (based on availability)


Reservation Information:

Rooms can be booked directly with the Hilton Philadelphia.  A dedicated booking website has been set up to ensure guests of the CFMA Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference receive the group rate.  Guests can make, modify and cancel their hotel reservations online as well as take advantage of any room upgrades, amenities or other services offered by the hotel


Booking Website:



Please note that the booking link will only allow guests to book for contracted dates (9/21 to 9/23).  Please call the hotel directly to book pre and post nights at (215) 521-6500.



About Hilton Philadelphia

Hotel Website


Hilton at Penn's Landing is newly renovated and the only hotel on Philadelphia's beautiful waterfront in the historic district. Relax in a comfortable guest room or suite, and enjoy the indoor pool. They offer a lobby bar, gift shop, and waterfront dining at Keating's Rope & Anchor, Bar + Kitchen. Walk to Philadelphia attractions including the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, Museum of the American Revolution, Philadelphia Hope Fence and Blue Cross Riverrink Summerfest and Winterfest.  Enjoy amazing views of the Delaware River, Ben Franklin Bridge, Delaware River and Center City Philadelphia.

20th Annual Mid-Atlantic CFMA Conference Committee

Jim McGettigan, CBIZ / MHM (Chair)

Joe Buckley, Allan Myers (Co-Chair)

Denita Schreier, WDS Construction (Treasurer)

Helen Apostolico, Landmark Science and Engineering

Joe Artale, C. Abbonizio Contractors Inc.

Bruce Berg, Wickersham Construction

John Bieber, National Glass and Metal

George Crowell, Harris, Hardy & Johnstone, PC

Scott Derco, Citrin Cooperman

Michael Dishaw, Sr., Infrastructure and Industrial Contractors USA

Kimberly Hullfish, C. Abbonizio Contractors Inc.

Faith McDermott, Scientifix, LLC

Jamie McDonald, Schlouch Excavating

Amanda Raman, Therrien Waddell

Steven Schertz, Henegan Construction

Vikki Scolaro, Bank of America

Maureen Sibold, Aronson, LLC

Tony Stagliano, CBIZ / MHM

Chavon Wilcox, Aronson, LLC

Mid-Atlantic Region CFMA Chapters:

Central Pennsylvania

Central Virginia


Greater Berks-lehigh Valley

Greater Pittsburgh


New Jersey

New York


South Jersey

Washington DC

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