Restaurants and Accommodations


Our site venue, Colson Hall, is within walking distance of downtown Morgantown and a variety of restaurant options. Here’s just a sampling:

Black Bear Burritos (Pleasant Street): Boasting burritos inspired by cuisines around the world, watering holes don’t get much more “Morgantown” than this!

Saffron (High Street): Fantastic Indian food, both north and south, with buffet every day from 11:30am to 3:00pm.

Chaang Thai (High Street): Thai food with great food, atmosphere, and location.

Morgantown Brewing Company (Beechurst Ave.): Inspired pub fare and featuring 10 unique beers brewed in-house.

The Grind (University Ave): Coffee, pastries, sandwiches, and other assorted offerings.

The Jasmine Grill (High Street): Tasty middle-eastern fare in a pleasantly casual environment.

Mountain State Brewing Company (Wharf District): Delicious flatbread pizzas and West Virginian ales.



If you need to stay in Morgantown Friday or Saturday night, there are several accommodation options. The Clarion Hotel Morgan and the Chestnut Ridge Hotel are short walks from Colson Hall, but are also pricey. Others are within easy driving distance, particularly on a Friday evening or Saturday morning when traffic is light:

Econo Lodge-Coliseum. 3506 Monongahela Blvd.

 Best Western. 366 Boyers Avenue.

 Euro-Suites Hotel 501 Chestnut Ridge Road.

 Super 8 Motel. 603 Venture Dr.

Waterfront Place Hotel. Two Waterfront Place.

Clarion Hotel Morgan. 127 High St.

 Ramada Conference Center 20 Scott Ave.

 Hampton Inn. 1053 Van Voorhis Rd.

 Holiday Inn Express 605 Venture Dr.

 Quality Inn & Suites. 1400 Saratoga Ave.