24th Annual New Jersey Emergency Preparedness Conference



Hard Rock Atlantic City is offering a $79 overnight room fee (+resort fee and taxes) for their luxury rooms in close proximity to the conference area. Stay close to the action in one of the premier locations in Atlantic City!

How do I make hotel reservations?

**The conference rate has expired for this year's conference. But you can still reserve your luxury room at Hard Rock!

There are two ways to reserve your luxury overnight rooms at Hard Rock:


Phone: Call (609) 449-1000

If you plan to pay by Purchase Order, click HERE to review the Hard Rock PO payment process.
Conference Room Block is available through: CLOSED
Hard Rock Atlantic City is offering a special conference rate of $79 per night (Arriving Sunday through Thursday nights, leaving Friday. Or any combination of nights.) plus resort fee ($20/room/day), a new State Room Tax of $2.27/night and applicable taxes. Reservations after March 26, 2023 will be accepted on a space available basis only.

Hotel amenities included as part of the conference rate:

  • High-speed Wi-Fi for up to 2 devices
  • Access to Body Rock fitness center
    Guests can use their room keys for access to the Fitness Center.
  • Unlimited entry and exit into self-parking areas after initial fee
  • Access to Indoor Pool and Seasonal Sundeck
    Guests can use their room keys for access to the Indoor Pool and Sundeck.
  • Chair and towel service at seasonal beach bar

Where do I park?

Hard Rock Hotel and Casino boasts a massive parking garage that fronts Pacific Avenue. You’ll notice it immediately as you drive into the resort. The eleven-story structure stretches the entire block from Virginia Avenue to S. Pennsylvania Avenue. It’s connected to the resort, and you’ll just take an elevator down to level 2 for the hotel, food court and conference space.

Access to this garage is very easy on Virginia Avenue. You’ll see the signs pointing to the self-parking garage on your right. Valet parking is in the same area to the left.

Hotel guest will receive unlimited entry and exit into the parking garage after the initial fee of $10.

When I arrive, where do I register?

Hotel Registration is located in the main lobby at the Casino level adjacent to the Valet parking area and a short walk from the Self-Parking garage.  

Conference Registration will take place at the Registration Area on the second floor near the meeting space by the Fresh Harvest Buffet. There will be signage to direct you. Additional registration instructions will be provided as the conference approaches.

Signage will be placed throughout the hotel directing you to the various conference locations.

Where can I eat?

On several evenings of the conference there will be receptions after the close of conference sessions. Additionally, the annual conference luncheon will be held during the week of the conference.  Please check the conference App, Agenda or Program for a full list of these activities. These will be your best source of up-to-date information. Updates as to different break and lunch options throughout the Hotel and Casino will be posted here also. Note- there will be a nominal fee for the Awards and Networking Reception to help us maintain a cost effective program for all of those attending. 

Your registration will allow you access to many daily breaks, the Vendor Reception and the Annual Conference Luncheon. Please check the conference app for times and locations of meals and breaks.

Hard Rock Atlantic City has numerous specialty restaurants, meal kiosks, buffets and lounges available. Other properties in the city, up and down the boardwalk or a short Jitney ride away, also have a wide variety of restaurants offering all types of cuisines and price ranges.

What transportation is available around Atlantic City?

The hotel valet service can arrange for taxi and limousine service to anywhere in the city or region. Jitney service is available along Pacific Avenue to all of the city's hotels, casinos and nightlife. Or, you can walk the Boardwalk to other destinations along the Atlantic Ocean. If you are not interested in "walking the boards" during your stay, enjoy a leisurely ride in a "Rolling Chair" or the "Tram" to any of the resorts along the Boardwalk.

What activities does the Hard Rock Atlantic City offer?

In addition to one of the premiere gambling locations in the city, Hard Rock Atlantic City has numerous lounges, where entertainment is available nightly. At least one of these lounges hosts a live band nightly. Hard Rock is located on the world famous Atlantic City Boardwalk with access to the Atlantic Ocean, a stroll (or run) along miles of beach front (on the sand or wood) as well as direct access to the neighboring hotels and casinos. Additionally, the hotel has a pool, spa and fitness center. Click on this link  to view what Hard Rock Atlantic City has to offer during your stay at the conference.