Location & Hotel Info

Youmacon 2015 will be held October 29 – November 1 at two of the most iconic locations in Downtown Detroit: The world famous Cobo Center, and The Renaissance Center. Separating these locations is the beautiful Detroit Riverwalk. Remember, attendees traveling from outside the United States are required to bring a passport or enhanced license to enter the country.

For Youmacon attendees, the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center will be offering their rooms at a special discounted rates.


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Hotel Reservation Information

Online hotel reservations for Youmacon 2015 are now live for:
Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center & Holiday Inn Express Downtown Detroit. Please note that the maximum capacity for standard rooms is 4 people.

If reserving your hotel room by phone, make sure to mention Youmacon 2015 to take advantage of the special Youmacon attendee rates.


Main Convention Hotel: Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center

$143/night + taxes

Official Overflow Hotels:



Please consult the above map for parking locations near The Renaissance Center, Cobo, and Greektown. Rates will be posted on this page when available.

By Train

The Detroit Amtrak station is located approximately 4 miles from the convention. From there it's just a short bus ride from the station to the hotel.

By Air

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport is located 21 miles from the convention. It's approximately $40 by taxi, or $25-$30 by Uber. The hotels do not provide a shuttle service from the airport.

Love Youmacon but don't like to walk? Well you can now get a people mover pass so you can enjoy the convenience of Detroit's premier transportation method.

Online Orders will be accepted through Monday, October 19. Processing and postage fees apply (same as last year).

Phone orders (313-224-2160) can be processed through October 23. The People Mover will have sales on-site at Cobo Center (please check back for schedule).

Please visit our website at www.thepeoplemover.com for station maps, downtown events and operating hours.

Get your pass online


Here’s the schedule for the period:

Thursday:  6:30 AM – 2:00AM

Friday:   6:30 AM – 3:30AM

Saturday:  9:00 AM – 3:30AM

Sunday: 8:00 AM - Midnight

Directions & Locations

For Directions, we recommend using mapping services such as Google Maps, Bing maps, and Mapquest. The addresses of important locations are listed below.


The Detroit Marriott at the
Renaissance Center

(Convention Hotel & 24 hour events)

Renaissance Center
400 Renaissance Drive
Detroit, Michigan 48243

Click here for a map.


Cobo Center
(Dealer's Room & Day Events)

1 Washington Blvd
Detroit, MI 48226

Click here for a map.


Holiday Inn Express
(Official Overflow Hotel)

1020 Washington Boulevard
Detroit, MI 48226

Click here for a map.