Our National Conference for Puppetry and Creative Ministry will return to Broadfording Church & Christian Academy in Hagerstown, MD. Parking is plentiful and free for the conference. 


Broadfording Church & Christian Academy

13523 Broadfording Church Road 

Hagerstown, Maryland 21740



The conference is conveniently located within a 75-mile radius of 3 major airports: Dulles International Airport (IAD), Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA), and Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI).

Attendees flying in may want to ​rent a vehicle for their time at the conference. There is also an affordable commuter bus to Hagerstown from the Shady Grove Metro Station. The station is easily accessible by Metro from the BWI and DCA airports. Please visit Maryland MTA for up-to-date schedule, ticket prices, and more information. 



We hope you'll join us during meal times to enjoy additional fellowship with attendees! Lunch and dinner on-campus are catered by local restaurants and include an entree, fruit, and salad. 

We offer two meal plan options for attendees:

  • 6-meal plan for National is $90: includes Wednesday dinner, Thursday and Friday lunch and dinner, and Saturday lunch.

  • 3-meal plan for Express is $45: includes Friday lunch and dinner, and Saturday lunch. Express attendees attending pre-conference workshops Thursday afternoon may also add Thursday dinner to their plan at an additional cost.

Due to limited seating, we must cap meal plans to serve no more than 100 attendees. Please register early to guarantee your space! We are unable to offer meal plan registrations on-site. We will do our best to accommodate allergies and dietary restrictions as our caterers are able but do apologize that we may not be able to meet all your needs. You are welcome to purchase or pack food off-campus and join us on-campus for meals.




Enjoy your stay with fellow attendees just 10-15 minutes away with our group rates. Space is limited! Book by June 15th to guarantee these rates.If you are traveling alone and would like to see if you may able to share a room with another attendee, please contact us.

Please note our prices include all taxes and fees. With seasonal variations in pricing, however, we encourage you to still double-check the hotel websites to ensure you get the best rate either through our group rate or on their website.


    1801 Dual Hwy, Hagerstown, MD 21740

    • 2 Queen Beds

    • Free Hot Breakfast

    • Free WiFi

    • For 2 people (+$10/person up to 4)

    • Mention Fellowship of Christian Puppeteers to get this rate!

    (tax included)

  • SUPER 8

    16805 Blake Rd Hagerstown, MD 21740

    • 2 Double Beds

    • Free Continental Breakfast

    • Free WiFi

    • Up to 4 people per room

    • Mention Fellowship of Christian Puppeteers to get this rate!


    (tax included)


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