Explore the East Bay and the San Francisco Bay Area!
Food – in shopping center next to venue
- Blaze Pizza
- Jimmy Johns sand
- Noodles & Co
- Habit Burger
- Trader Joes
- Sam’s Club
- Veranda Shopping Center – < 1 mile
- Six Flags Hurricane
- Mount Diablo State Park
- John Muir National Historic Site
- Chabot Space & Science Center
- Blackhawk Museum
- ~ 1 hour from San Francisco
- 20 minutes from the Livermore Wine Valley – 72 wineries
- 30 minutes from UC Berkeley
- ~ 1 hour from Napa County Wine Country
- ~ 1.5 hours from Santa Cruz (beaches)
Don’t forget to book early! Last year the closest hotel sold out in December. After the cut‑off date, rooms and rates are subject to availability.
Crowne Plaza Hotel
45 John Glenn Drive,
Concord, California 94520
The Crown is right across the street from meet.
Our special rate is $109.00 + 13.195% tax per room per night. With 2-Queen Beds; discounted parking at $8.00
Call (925) 825-7700 and mention Spirit Of the Flame to reserve a room for your attendees. Online reservation links do not provide SOTF rates.
Please do not book multiple reservations ‘just in case’ as this can fill the block and prevent others from obtaining hotel rooms.