Conference Housing Information


Hotel Madison & Shenandoah Valley Conference Center

710 S. Main Street
Harrisonburg, VA  22801

The hotel provides free shuttles from IAD to Harrisonburg for arrival on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 and departure on Saturday, March 16.

Negotiated room rate: $154 plus 12.3% tax. Use reservation code PLAY19 for online reservations. To reserve by phone with this rate, please ask for the contracted rate for The Association for the Study of Play (TASP).


TASP has negotiated special rates for lunch on Thursday and Friday @ $12/lunch.

Please consider reserving & prepaying for lunch during registration, if you would like to save some time and stay inside the warm Hotel for a delicious and cost effective hot lunch. Lunch breaks are an hour, which may not allow enough time to step out of Hotel Madison and head downtown to another restaurant.

Prepayment is important to help us provide an accurate lunch count.

Tentative Lunch Menus

Thursday: Pulled Pork Barbecue, Rolls, Potato Salad, Market Green and Seasonal Cobbler

Friday: Lasagna Bolognese, Penne with parmesan cream, Romaine and Parmesan salad, Garlic Bread, Chef’s inspiration “Sweet Bites”.