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Concrete Foundations Convention 2021
Thursday, July 22, 2021 to Saturday, July 24, 2021
Category: Events


Attendee registration is open - Register today!

#CFACON21- Concrete Foundations Convention 2021, the largest annual gathering dedicated to the cast-in-place concrete industry, will take place in beautiful and historic Charleston, SC! The event attracts concrete foundation professionals from across the country. From a 2-person operation to a 5,000-person operation and everything in between, this event is designed to provide valuable education and peer-to-peer learning for companies of all sizes.

Whether you're in the midst of succession planning, or if you're looking to grow your technical expertise, no topic is left uncovered. Although the education program is designed to reach a variety of educational demands, the round table discussions are designed to both expand on the presented topics, and introduce new conversations to address your current needs. 

Join your peers at the Charleston Marriott, July 22-24 for three days of education, networking, exhibits, awards, certification and much more! Post event surveys show nearly 80% of attendees made a new connection that will help them grow professionally, over 60% discovered a new products or tool that will save money on their next job, and close to 80% learned something that will improve the safety of their crews and projects.

Our commitment to your health and safety remain a top priority, and we are working diligently with the hotel staff to follow CDC guidelines and ensure a safe environment through out the event. 

Registration is open! Reserve your room now if you plan on joining us in Charleston.

Badger Forms
Cranes & Equipment
GMX, Inc.
Helix Steel
Nox-Crete Products Group
Pelnik Insurance
Progressive Foam Technologies
Star Lite Leasing, Inc.
Western Forms


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Charleston Marriott
170 Lockwood Boulevard, Charleston, SC 29403

The CFA has reserved a block of rooms with a special rate of just $160/night at the Charleston Marriott. Experience true southern hospitality and modern accommodations at its finest at the Charleston Marriott. This location overlooks the Ashley River, offers easy access to beautiful downtown historic Charleston, the old city market, local area beaches, The Citadel, and of course, great dining and entertainment. Savor delicious favorites at their signature on-site restaurant, Saffire, and unwind enjoying the Ashley River sunset with a cocktail at the rooftop bar.

If you are looking to extend your stay, discounted rates will be available July 18-29th. The room block and rates will expire on July 1, so be sure to book early! Reserve your room today!



Charleston International Airport
5500 International Boulevard, North Charleston, SC 29418

The Charleston International Airport is just 12 miles from the Charleston Marriott. From there, you can arrange a hotel shuttle, rent a car, or grab a Lyft or an Uber.



Check out the Charleston City Market
188 Meeting St., Charleston, SC 29401

The Charleston City Market is one of the nation's oldest public markets and the cultural heart of Charleston. The market is home to more than 300 vibrant entrepreneurs, and they are open every day of the year, except December 25th. Due to COVID-19, the City Market has limited hours, 9:30am - 5pm daily, and masks are mandatory. Find out more!  

Book a Horse Carriage Tour
Palmetto Carriage Works, Charleston Carriage Works, and many more!

Step into the Holy City's rich history and charm with an expert guide on a horse drawn carriage ride. The city of Charleston offers many options for carriage rides, and the carriage tour industry is regulated by the City of Charleston. All carriages are assigned specific routes (zones) at random upon departure. Contact one of the many tour providers to book your tour online! For your safety, many providers have made adjustments to their carriage policies. Be sure to understand the requirements of the company you chose ahead of time. 

Make a Trip to Shem Creek
Shem Creek Boardwalk, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464

Shem Creek is Mount Pleasant's popular waterfront dining and drinking district, but that's not all they have to offer! Just 6 miles away from the Charleston Marriott, Shem Creek offers everything from Kayaking with the dolphins, to some of the best waterfront dining in the area! If you're interested in a kayak tour around Shem Creek, contact Coastal Expeditions to find out more! They offer a variety of tours for the whole family. Looking for a more laid-back vibe? Grab a drink with a view and check out 5 of the best Shem Creek restaurants!

Visit Folly Beach
Folly Beach, Charleston, SC

Just 10 miles away from the Charleston Marriott, and the closest beach to downtown, Folly Beach offers excellent pier and surf fishing, an enticing variety of restaurants and bars, live music, and some of the best surfing on the east coast. Check out their Family Fun options, explore the many restaurants and bars to choose from, or just head there for a relaxing day on the beach!

And MUCH more...

This is just a sample of things that Charleston has to offer. With all the city has to present, added to a full event schedule, attendees and their families are sure to leave convention feeling relaxed, refreshed and energized to return to their business and apply the knowledge gained through out the week. Find out more on the City's Official Website. We look forward to welcoming you to Charleston!

Contact: Lindsey Bloomquist, [email protected]