Parking and Shuttle Options

Parking at the conference location is reserved primarily for Sheraton Sand Key hotel guests. Below is additional parking information or shuttle options from select properties.

Additional Parking

Drive-in attendees may park at the nearby Sand Key Park. A small parking fee is charged, which is currently $5/day. Follow the instructions provided at the automated pay stations and display the receipt visibly on your dashboard to avoid ticketing. Walking distance to the Sheraton is about 10 minutes with the west parking lot being the closest to the Sheraton.

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Shuttle to Sheraton

View Courtesy Shuttle Schedule

The Visit St. Petersburg/Clearwater will be providing complimentary shuttle transportation to the Sheraton from select nearby properties. These properties are offering reduced guest room rates to ICBC attendees. The shuttle will run approximately every hour and a schedule is available here. These selected properties are listed below:

  • Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites
  • Residence Inn Clearwater Beach and SpringHill Suites Clearwater Beach
  • Hilton Clearwater Beach
  • Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach

View reservation details for these properties

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