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Updated May 29, 2022

Friday and Saturday’s workshops will run in the morning and afternoon, with an hour lunch break at 12:30 pm.  Sunday’s workshops will be late morning and early afternoon.  There will be a dinner break scheduled Friday and Saturday between the end of workshops and the evening dancing.

The hotel restaurant, The Fig & Judge, is on the the same floor as the Madison Ballroom and was open only for breakfast in 2022; we do not yet know what their shceduled will be in 2023.  Some food and beverage items will also be available at the 515 Coffee Bar & Lounge on the hotel’s main floor, open late afternoon to late night.  For hours and other details, visit

There are also many dining options near the hotel, in Downtown, International District, and Capitol Hill, including an Amazon Go market less than two blocks away (requires a phone app and an Amazon account) and a couple other small markets within a few blocks.  Note that some nearby lunch options will be available only on Friday.   This map shows a number of food options (both fast food and regular dining) near the hotel.

Eye Openers

Light breakfast items and beverages available in the Hospitality Suite (room 2721) on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday mornings starting at 8:00 am.

Wizard’s Reception/VIP Social

Late afternoon Friday (5:00 pm) will feature the Wizard’s Reception/VIP Social, and will include a light meal and beverages.  The VIP Social is for our “Friend of Dorothy” host sponsors, plus our hoedown instructors, DJs, volunteers, and other VIPs.

Men’s & Women’s Socials

There will be a lunchtime Men’s Social on Saturday featuring pulled pork sandwiches and sloppy joes.

There will be a post-workshops Women’s Social on Saturday featuring beverages and appetizers or sandwich makings.

After Hours

We will have some light snacks and beverages available in the Hospitality Suite (room 2721) after midnight Thursday, Friday, and Saturday.