Travel Information

ESX will be held at Nashville's Music City Center: 201 5th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203


The cut off date for the official ESX room block has passed.

ESX has not contracted with any Wholesale Travel Agencies, if you receive a phone call, please do not book through that service. In order to received the ESX Discounted Rates and be included in the official ESX hotel block, use links below or call hotels directly.

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Experience the style, sound and Southern hospitality of Tennessee when you stay at Cambria® hotel & suites Nashville Downtown. We’re steps away from iconic venues, museums and more.

Room Rate: $199.00 per night
Cut off Date: Extended to 6/1

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Located on Commerce Street in Downtown Nashville, the Renaissance Nashville Hotel offers luxury accommodations within walking distance of major attractions. As the hotel is located in the business district of downtown, business guests and leisure travelers will be able to take advantage of premium services and amenities. The luxury hotel is located at the heart of downtown so you can easily reach popular attractions, enjoy fine dining or visit the many live music venues and bars it the area. The downtown section offers blocks of entertainment where you can enjoy a drink and a new band or performer at every stop!

Book Renaissance Here!
Room Rate: $259.00 per night
Cut off Date: May 25
Phone: (615) 255-8400

Hyatt Place Nashville/Downtown
Rated in the Top 25 of all hotels in Nashville on TripAdvisor and located in a thriving, trendy neighborhood, we offer the Nashville vibe at the Hyatt value. We’re one block from the Music City Center Convention Center, within walking distance to Nashville’s famous Honky Tonk Row and both Nissan Stadium and Bridgestone Arena are less than a mile away.

Book Hyatt Place Here
Phone Number: 1 800 993 4751

Hilton Garden Inn
Our guests enjoy on-site dining, free Wi-Fi and a stellar central Music City at the non-smoking Hilton Garden Inn Nashville Downtown/Convention Center. The Hilton Garden Inn offers guests a downtown Nashville location about three blocks southeast of the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and Bridgestone Arena. Broadway and Ryman Auditorium are within a 10-minute stroll. Our guests highly recommend the Hilton Garden Inn Nashville Downtown/Convention Center for its fab decor and ideal location near Broadway.

Book Hilton Garden Inn Here
Phone Number: (615) 251-3013


The Nashville International airport, BNA, is the closest one to downtown Nashville. Flights are available to 62 markets; 42 are nonstop, including Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Los Angeles, New York, Orlando, Philadelphia, Salt Lake City, Toronto and Washington D.C.

Airport Information Center: Call 615-275-1675 or visit

Car Rental

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Advantage Car Rental is offering 10% off for a rental car during ESX.
Advantage Car Rental


If you are driving into Nashville or renting a car, the driving directions to the Music City Center are located: here
Music City Center:
201 Fifth Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 401-1400

There is ample covered parking at the Music City Center. The garage is located on 6th Avenue and Demonbreun, directly across from the south entrance to Bridgestone Arena. There are three entrances to the garage: one on 7th Avenue and Demonbreun and two on 6th Avenue between Demonbreun and Korean Veterans Boulevard.
View Parking Map Here

Hourly rates:
$7 for 15 minutes to 4 hours
$12 for 4 to 10 hours
$18 for lost ticket or daily max
*Special event rates may apply and will be posted as you enter the garage

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— Jamie Vos | Security Solutions NW | WA
"ESX is the best show in the security industry to learn new ways to grow my business and to network with people who are very knowledgeable and passionate about what we do."
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