Event Details

The WV Urban Ag Conference & Community Expo will take place at West Virginia State University, located in Institute, WV. All sessions will take place at the WVSU Integrated Research & Extension Building (IREB), which is Building #36 on the Campus Map. You may recognize the IREB as the former site of the West Virginia Rehabilitation Center property.

Photo of Conference Site
WVSU Integrated Research & Extension Building

West Virginia State University is located approximately 9 miles west of Charleston, WV. From points east and west, take I-64 Exit 50. Turn left at the bottom of the off-ramp onto Route 25. The entrance to the WVSU IREB is located not far past the exit, on the right, directly across from Go-Mart. Once turning off of Route 25, follow the road until it ends, at which point you will arrive at the WVSU IREB. Ample free parking is available around the building.

While the conference does not have a block of rooms reserved with a hotel, there are several places to stay within a few miles of the WVSU campus, in the Cross Lanes area, including the following:

Holiday Inn Express & Suites – 410 New Goff Mountain Rd, Cross Lanes, WV 25313 – (304) 769-5818

Sleep Inn & Suites – 15 Goff Crossing Dr, Cross Lanes, WV 25313 – (304) 776-7711

Wyndam Garden – 102 Racer Dr, Cross Lanes, WV 25313 – (304) 776-8070

Mardi Gras Casino & Resort – 1 Greyhound Dr, Cross Lanes, WV 25313 – (304) 776-1000

Additional lodging is available further from campus, including in South Charleston and downtown Charleston.