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Welcome to Indianapolis, Indiana!


We’re excited to welcome you to downtown Indianapolis, where entertainment is front and center. The 2022 Kiwanis International Convention will take place at the Indiana Convention Center, which is just minutes from all your favorite hotel brands.

Step outside and you’ll see the retro-style Gainbridge Fieldhouse — home of the NBA Indiana Pacers. Look down the street (and up — it's a big building!) to gaze at Lucas Oil Stadium — home of the NFL Indianapolis Colts. Circle Centre Mall, a four-story shopping hub, and Georgia Street, a unique outdoor event promenade, connect these major event venues.  

Just steps away from the convention center are attractions such as Monument Circle, the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, Indiana Repertory Theatre, comedy clubs, steakhouses, sports bars and more.

Stay with Kiwanis friends at a preferred hotel.

 One of the benefits of being a Kiwanian: preferred hotel rates at our select convention hotels. Staying at one of these hotels gets you extra perks, such as a hotel in a prime location, a $10 credit to the Kiwanis Store per room, upgrades as available and the opportunity to meet and mingle with Kiwanis members from your district and beyond.

Book your room by clicking on the picture of the hotel. Please do not contact the hotels directly because this is a special rate that is only available through Kiwanis.

Note: There will be no shuttles, as the official hotels are all located near the convention center.



$180 a night plus tax
The Omni Severin Hotel elegantly combines the grandeur of the early 1900s with the modern amenities and superior service of today. It offers memorable experiences that are within walking distance to many leisure, business and cultural attractions.

Districts: Colombia, Ecuador, Kentucky-Tennessee, Minnesota-Dakotas, Pacific Northwest, Panama, Pennsylvania, Southwest, Texas-Oklahoma, Wisconsin-Upper Michigan


$155 a night plus tax
The Fairfield Inn & Suites is connected to the Indiana Convention Center, Circle Centre Mall and more than 200 restaurants through the JW Marriott Indianapolis and a unique skywalk system.

Districts: Michigan, Rocky Mountain


$189 a night plus tax
Directly connected to the Indiana Convention Center via a climate-controlled sky bridge, the hotel is a short stroll from hundreds of dining, shopping and entertainment options.

Districts: Austria, Belgium-Luxembourg, California-Nevada-Hawaii, Capital, Eastern Canada and the Caribbean, France-Monaco, Germany, Iceland-Faroes, Italy-San Marino, Nebraska-Iowa, Netherlands, New England, New Jersey, New York, Norden, Ohio, Switzerland-Liechtenstein, Romania


$189 a night plus tax
The Westin Indianapolis puts you in the middle of the action, with countless restaurants, shops and clubs just outside the hotel doors.

Districts: Florida, Georgia, Illinois-Eastern Iowa, Missouri-Arkansas


$180 a night plus tax
Modern amenities blend effortlessly with classic design elements, creating a stylish downtown Indianapolis hotel offering all the advantages of a prime location.

Districts: Alabama, Australia, Carolinas, Indiana, Japan, Kansas, Louisiana-Mississippi-West Tennessee, Malaysia, Montana, Nepal, New Zealand-South Pacific, Philippine Luzon, Philippine South, Taiwan, Utah-Idaho, Western Canada


Downtown Indianapolis and the Indiana Convention Center are easy to navigate but even the best of us may need help getting around. Indy Scooter Rentals can provide a mobility scooter at special pricing just for Kiwanis members.


Parking in Indianapolis

Gate Ten Parking, 343 West McCarty Street, is up to 50 percent less than hotel rates and offers a free shuttle bus to downtown hotels and the Indiana Convention Center. The shuttle bus runs approximately every 15 minutes. The parking lot offers in-and-out privileges, restrooms and 24-hour security. The daily rate is US$18 but decreases with each additional day. Learn more at

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