2018 PLAS Mid-Year Gathering, March 8-10, 2018

The 2018 PLAS mid-year gathering will be held at the Moody Gardens Hotel and Resort, on Galveston Island, Texas,

Weekend of March 8-10, 2018.


Moody Gardens Hotel

7 Hope Blvd, Galveston, TX 77554


Phone for reservations: 1 (888) 388-8484 or (409) 741-8484

Group: No code, but be sure to reference the Hemingway Look Alike Society when making your reservation to get the $199 room rate.

For directions to Moody Gardens, go here

Airport:  Most participants will fly into William P. Hobby Airport, Huston , TX


Moody Gardens

Stay at Moody Gardens Hotel and enjoy nearby attractions like the Moody Gardens Attractions and Moody Gardens Golf Course. Our Galveston accommodations provide ample comfort and professional service to ensure your stay is relaxing and refreshing. Luxury awaits at our guestrooms and hotel suites in Galveston. Click here to learn more about our guest room services and amenities.



On-site Galveston restaurants satisfy every craving. Café in the Park offers a casual, airy atmosphere in which to enjoy breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Shearn's Seafood & Prime Steaks is Galveston's go-to location for a luxurious meal. The Lobby Bar and Shearn's Lounge serve excellent cocktails to pair with excellent views of Galveston Bay. And if you need a coffee break, visit Moody Brews, which proudly serves STARBUCKS beverages.



The amenities in our Galveston accommodations ensure that every stay is relaxing and refreshing. Complimentary Wi-Fi and Showtime provide entertainment, while deluxe bathrobes and twice-daily made service provide comfort and luxury.

In-Room Amenities:

  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Mini Refrigerators
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Lighted Vanity Mirror
  • Hair Dryer
  • In-Room Safe
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Deluxe Bath Robes
  • Upscale Bathroom Accessories
  • Two Two-Line Telephones Plus Bathroom Telephone
  • 40” LED Television Featuring Showtime, Disney and Fox News Channel 
  • Daily Maid Service with Evening Turndown, Upon Request
  • AM/FM Clock Radio
  • Complimentary Daily Galveston Newspaper
  • Express Check-Out
  • In-Room Movies (for a fee)
  • In-Room Coffee