The Freedom Center has been the home of MerMagic Con since its first year. Swim classes take place in the olympic pool with dry classes in the racket ball courts. The vendor hall, charging lounge and main stage are in the gymnasium.
There splash zone is open all day and you can contact the freedom center directly for available child care options. Underwater photoshoots will take place in the main pool with dry shoots also available onsite.
Most MerMagic Con events and classes take place at the Freedom Center
The Best Western Battlefield Inn is only 12 minutes from The Freedom Center and is physically attached to a full-service bar and restaurant open 5pm-2am. Breakfast Buffet an Wireless Access are included in all bookings. All rooms are recently renovated with both double queens and single kings available.
The block rate is $72 + tax per night. You can book the block rate through this link for any dates between March 4th and March 8th. If you need special accommodations or your dates fall outside the times available through the portal please call the hotel to reserve at 703-361-8000.
Both the Friday night mixer and the Gala on Saturday will take place at the Best Western Battlefield Inn.