2022 USEA Annual Meeting & Convention

Featuring the USEA Eventing Hall of Fame

Savannah, Georgia | December 7-11, 2022

Get a dose of Southern hospitality and charm!

The 2022 USEA Annual Meeting & Convention takes place each December and brings together a large group of dedicated USEA members and supporters to discuss, learn, and enjoy being surrounded by eventing enthusiasts. The USEA organizes multiple seminars in additions to committee meetings, open forums, and tons of fun. Questions or suggestions about Convention? Contact Jennifer or call 703-779-0440 ext. 3003.

Hotel

Hyatt Regency Savannah Hotel

Two Bay Street

Savannah, GA 31401

(912) 238-1234

Fax: (912) 721 4671

The Hyatt Regency Savannah Hotel: Newly restyled Hyatt Regency Savannah is located on the Savannah River and in the heart of Savannah's Historic District. Guests can enjoy the newly opened Moss + Oak Savannah Eatery or walk to many of Savannah famous restaurants. Within blocks of the hotel is shopping, dining, museums, and nightlife. The hotel offers three guest room views: atrium, historic city, and river with contemporary guest rooms. The hotel has also received and maintained the GreenLeaders Bronze level.

Trip advisor has rated this property a 4 star property-very good.

Reservations

Reservations can be made starting in March 2022 at the Booking Website: TBA

Reservation Code: TBA

If you require assistance making your reservation, you can contact the Hyatt Regency at (912) 238 1234 |

GETTING TO SAVANNAH, GA

The nearest airports are: Savannah - Hilton Head International Airport (SAV) - 16.7 km / 10.4 mi
Hilton Head Island, SC Airport (HHH) - 56.5 km / 35.1 mi

The preferred airport for Hyatt Regency Savannah is Savannah - Hilton Head International Airport (SAV).

AIR: Eight airlines serve the Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport with around 60 daily nonstop departures and several additional seasonal nonstop flights. Savannah is a 40-minute flight the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

RAIL: Amtrak’s Silver Service/Palmetto trains offer daily service between Savannah and New York, Washington, DC, Charleston, South Carolina, and Jackson, Tampa, Miami and Orlando, Florida.

INTERSTATES: I-95 runs north/south and I-16 runs east/west.

From Savannah International Airport (10 miles):
Take I-95 South to I-16 East. Exit at Montgomery St. Turn right onto Bay Street. The Hyatt Regency Savannah hotel is three blocks on left.

From Jacksonville:
Take I-95 North to I-16 east. Exit at Montgomery St. Turn Right on Bay Street. The Hyatt Regency Savannah is three blocks on left.

PARKING

Hyatt Regency Savannah offers secure underground valet parking. There is also self-parking available at a nearby City of Savannah garage.

*Vans and oversized trucks are allowed with maximum height of van approximately 7½ feet. There is very limited space available for vans and oversized trucks.

VALET PARKING

Standard cars and oversize vehicles/vans.* Full in/out privileges as much as needed.

  • $38 /Overnight
  • $15 /0-4 hours
  • $21 /4-8 hours
  • $38 /8 hours+

SELF PARKING

  • Self-Parking is off-site in the Whitaker Street Garage. In/out privileges do not apply.
  • $16 /Overnight

Rental Cars: (Remember – discounts available in your Member Rewards Program for your car rental needs).

BY TAXI:

Various taxies, Lyft (Lyft.com), Uber (Uber.com), horse-drawn carriages, trolley tours ad pedicabs are available.

BY FERRY:

The Free Savannah Belles Ferry connects River street with Hutchinson Island site of the Westin Savannah Harbor Gold Resort and Spa and the Savannah Convention center. Check connections- thedot.com for route schedule information.

GETTING AROUND TOWN

WALKING:

America’s first planned city, designed with 24 tree-lined squares meant to serve as public gathering and respites spaces and walking areas. Be sure to observe the crosswalks.

DRIVING IN TOWN:

Traffic around the squares flows counterclockwise and always has the right-of-way; all other traffic should yield. B watchful of one-way streets.

Also, keep your cell phone tucked away- Georgia is a “hands-free” State

SHUTTLE SERVICE:

  • Downtown Shuttle (dot): complimentary shuttle service operated by Savannah Mobility Management, Inc. offers transportation throughout the Savannah Historic District.
  • Other Transportation:
  • Taxi: approximately $28+ $5 for additional passengers.
  • Amtrak: 15 Miles/10 minutes Taxi is $15 flat fee and $3 for each additional person.
  • Additionally, to help you get around Savannah during your stay, the following options offer convenient, local transportation:
  • Chatham Area Transit (CAT) is the local transit system. Each CAT fare costs you $1.50 and if you have to transfer buses, you will have to purchase another fare on the second bus for $1.50.

BUS: Chatham Area Transit (CAT) is the local transit system. Each CAT fare costs you $1.50 and if you have to transfer buses, you will have to purchase another fare on the second bus for $1.50.

10 SAVANNAH MUST-DOS :

Forsyth Park; Savannah City Market , American Prohibition Museum, First African Baptist Church, and much more.

Indulge in a rich downtown culture that includes guided tours, ghost walks, museums, sightseeing cruises and historic state parks. Soak up the sun with gorgeous golf courses designed by legendary players like Arnold Palmer, or simply stick to River Street. This famous strip is full of exceptional shopping, Savannah’s hottest bars, lounges, and entertainment. Popular attractions like Tybee Island are half an hour away, and more, please check with any offsite activities for operating times and hours.

Local Breweries:

Savannah is becoming quite the brew city! Relax, sip and sample the day away at one (or all) of these great Savannah breweries.

Southbound Brewing Co. Eclectic and funky, its more than just a beer brewing company - it's the 'it' spot for local gatherings, live music,

Service Brewing Co. - This veteran owned and operated brewery is dedicated to honoring American service men and women.

Coastal Empire Beer Co. - You've never been to a brewery as laid-back and unpretentious as this one.

Moon River Brewing Co. has three primary focuses: a seriously relaxing environment, excellent beer and a great menu.

Dining: Check out a few of the local favorite indoor and outdoor eateries…

Belford’s Savannah Seafood & Steaks has been wowing guests with impressive menu offerings, exceptional service and a non-pretentious yet upscale atmosphere for over 20 years.

Outdoor dining in Savannah: Outdoor dining and drinking in Savannah are big reasons why so many visitors continue to come back! When the day is far too beautiful to be spent indoors, opt for any one of these restaurants for outdoor drinking and dining in Savannah!

Additional Information

Questions or suggestions about Convention? Contact Jennifer Hardwick by email at [email protected] or by phone (703) 779-0440, ext. 3003.


Official Corporate Sponsors of the USEA

Official Outerwear of the USEA

Official Supplement Feeding System of the USEA

Official Forage of the USEA

Official Feed of the USEA

Official Saddle of the USEA

Official Joint Therapy Treatment of the USEA

Official Equine Insurance of the USEA

Official Horse Clothing of the USEA