Stitch Craft Create Live 2013 is happening at the Arlington Convention Center in Arlington, Texas. For your convenience, we’ve rounded up everything you need to know about how to get there, where to stay, and some special discounts on lodging for SCC Live attendees.


The Location

Arlington Convention Center
1200 Ballpark Way
Arlington, TX 76011
Parking at the Convention Center is $5.


The Hotel

Sheraton Arlington Hotel
1500 Convention Center Drive
Arlington, TX 76011

SCC Live and the Sheraton Arlington Hotel have teamed up to get you a terrific room rate during the Convention—just $149 single/double, plus applicable taxes and fees.

Click here to take advantage of our special rate. (Hurry—this rate is good through May 17, 2013 and is subject to room availability.)


From the Dallas-Fort Worth Airport (Mid-Cities Area)

Travel south on Highway 360 to the Lamar / Six Flags Dr. exit. Turn right on Lamar. At the second red light, turn left onto Ballpark Way. Cross over I-30, go through one light. The convention center is located south of the Sheraton Arlington Hotel and the Ballpark in Arlington. From Dallas on Interstate 30 Travel west on I-30 to Ballpark Way. At the stop sign at Ballpark Way turn right. This will take you over I-30 (south bound). The Convention Center is at the bottom of the hill on the right. The parking lot is on the west side of the facility.

From Ft. Worth on Interstate 30

Travel east on I-30 to Nolan Ryan Expressway (28B) exit. At the traffic light turn left onto Copeland Road. At the next traffic light turn right onto Convention Center Drive. Take another right onto Ballpark Way. The Convention Center is located south of the Sheraton Arlington Hotel and just north of the Ballpark in Arlington.

From Interstate 20 (From Dallas/Ft. Worth)

Travel east or west on I-20 until you reach the Highway 360 exit. Go north on 360 to the Randol Mill Road exit. Turn left on Randol Mill Road. Continue to the third traffic light, which is Ballpark Way; turn right. Go through one light ( Road to Six Flags). The Convention Center is on the left side of the Ballpark Way before you get to the Sheraton Arlington Hotel.


Arlington boasts plenty of sports, entertainment and shopping opportunities to fill your free time. The only question is, with SCC Live’s packed schedule of crafting and shopping, how will you make time to visit the rest of Arlington?

Theme Parks:
Six Flags Over Texas
Six Flags Hurricane Harbor

Texas Rangers

Lincoln Square
The Parks at Arlington
Arlington Highlands

Levitt Pavilion Concert Series
UTA Planetarium
Arlington Music Hall
Ripley's Believe It Or Not