Directions to EMM
This year's EMM Festival is being held at Kansas City Kansas Community College (KCKCC). In one of the fastest growing areas of Kansas City on the "Kansas side", KCKCC provides great facilities for an electroacoustic festival of this nature.
Flying to Kansas City
Flying to Kansas City is very easy. Travelers fly into Kansas City International Airport where baggage claims are very accessible and airport services are superb. Many major carriers fly to Kansas City including those listed below. The airport code for the airport is MCI.
Airlines servicing MCI:
AirTran Airways (ATA)
Although getting to Kansas City is very easy, getting around Kansas City can be challenging. Kansas City, Kansas is growing by leaps and bounds, yet mass transit is virtually non-existent. Furthermore, taxi services can be expensive and difficult to obtain. We strongly recommend visitors rent a vehicle. Generally rates for car rentals are very affordable compared to other parts of the United States.
Car rental companies:
Payless Car Rental
Upon arrival at Kansas City International Airport, collect any checked luggage and proceed outside. Go to the center median where a free shuttle bus will transport you to the rental car complex.
Although we strongly recommend visitors rent a car, shuttle services are available from the airport to the festival hotels. Generally, the one-way rate for shuttle services is approximately $40.
EMM recommends the following hotel to festival attendees. The Country Inn Suites is approximately a 10 minute drive to Kansas City Kansas Community College. Please note the rooms have a full size sofa bed in the living room in addition to the king bed, so can sleep multiple people.
Country Inn & Suites, KC @ Village WestFestival Rate: $82 + tax
1805 North 110th Street
Kansas City, KS 66111