There are three major airports in close proximity to Alamance Community College, all with international and domestic flight options:

  • Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU) - 41 miles from campus
  • Piedmont Triad International Airport (GSO) - 40 miles from campus
  • Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) - 120 miles from campus


Shuttle Information Sheet

Campus Address:
1247 Jimmie Kerr Rd. 
Graham, NC 27253

NOTE: The address comes up as Haw River instead of Graham in some GPS devices


The National Association of Landscape Professionals has negotiated discounted hotel rates for attendees of the 2018 NALP National Collegiate Landscape Competition. You must make your hotel reservation through Orchid Events. Hotel reservations are taken on a first-come, first-served, space available basis. Submit your request as soon as possible for the best opportunity of receiving your hotel choice.


All reservations must be received by February 19, 2018, to guarantee availability and conference rates. After this date, reservations will be made based on availability and hotels may charge higher rates.

How to Book Hotel Reservations

Online: CLICK HERE for new reservations OR to modify or cancel an existing hotel reservation

Telephone: Agents available 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Mountain Standard Time, Monday through Friday

Toll-free (US): 866-748-9561
International: +1 801-505-4605

Group Block: CLICK HERE to download a group block request form to book 5 or more rooms. Please return completed forms to Orchid Events via fax or mail.

Fax: Fax completed forms to 801-355-0250 (do not mail after faxing)

Mail: Orchid Events
175 S. West Temple, Suite 30
Salt Lake City, Utah 84101


All reservation requests must be accompanied by a credit card guarantee for a deposit of one night’s room and tax for each room reserved. Your credit card WILL NOT BE CHARGED during this initial stage and will be held as a GUARANTEE only.


Orchid Events will send reservation acknowledgements within 24 hours via email if booked online or by telephone; fax and mail acknowledgements will be sent within 72 hours of receipt. If you do not receive your acknowledgement in this time frame, contact Orchid Events. You will not receive a written confirmation from the hotel.

Cancellations & Changes

Reservations cancelled after February 19, 2018 will be subject to a $50 cancellation fee for each room cancelled. Deposit of one night’s room and tax will be forfeited entirely if cancellation occurs within 48 hours of arrival date.

Through March 5, 2018 changes and cancellations can be made online or by contacting Orchid Events via e-mail at After March 5, 2018 contact your hotel to make changes and/or cancellations.

Questions or Special Requests?

For questions or special requests, please contact Orchid Events at 866-748-9561 or e-mail to Special requests are not guaranteed. Hotels will assign specific room types upon check-in, based on availability.

Hotel Suites

If you are interested in booking a hotel suite, please email There are a limited number available at a discounted rate for NALP attendees.