Tuition & expenses

Tuition

For Composers & Peformers, the tuition for the 2019 Space City New Music Summer Festival is one thousand three hundred fifty dollars ($1350 USD) which covers the cost of participation for the festival.​​ 


For Auditors, the tuition for the 2019 Space City New Music Festival is three hundred fifty dollars ($350 USD).


*Full tuition for the festival is due on May 20, 2019.

Deposit

Upon acceptance, a nonrefundable downpayment of four hundred dollars ($400 USD) will be due four weeks after reception of your acceptance letter.

Hotels

Spring Hill Suites

  • Reserve a room for the duration of the festival by calling Spring Hill Suites at 713-655-0002
  • $149.00/night + tax (SCNMF discounted rate)

Key Amenities:

  • Free high-speed internet 
  • Free breakfast
  • Fitness center
  • Pool

Couryard Houston Downtown/Convention Center

  • Reserve a room for the duration of the festival by calling Courtyard Houston Downtown at 832-366-1600
  • $149.00/night + tax (SCNMF discounted rate)

Key Amenities:

  • Free high-speed internet
  • Fitness center
  • Pool
  • Meeting event space
  • BISTRO - open for breakfast and dinner

Courtyard Houston - West University

  • Reserve a room for the duration of the festival by calling Courtyard Houston/West University at 713-661-5669
  • $119.00/night + tax (SCNMF discounted rate)

Key Amenities:

  • Free high-speed internet
  • Fitness center
  • Pool
  • Meeting event space
  • BISTRO - open for breakfast and dinner

Residence Inn Houston - West University

  • Reserve a room for the duration of the festival by calling Residence Inn Houston/West University at 713-661-4660
  • $129.00/night + tax (SCNMF discounted rate)

Key Amenities:

  • Free high-speed internet
  • Free breakfast
  • Pet friendly
  • Kitchen/Kitchenette

Air BNB

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Transportation

METRO

All participants are responsible for transportation to and from Houston, Texas and the festival location at the Midtown Arts & Theater Center Houston (M.A.T.C.H.).
Participants will have the option to travel using the NEW Metro Rail in downtown Houston. 
MetroRail Card  

  • The MetroQ card can be bought at the train stations  
  • There are a variety of options to choose from  
  • Metro Cards are linked to a credit card 

Learn More

Around the area

  • Rothko Chapel
  • The Menil Collection
  • Holocaust Museum Houston
  • Houston Zoo
  • Museum of Fine Arts
  • Contemporary Art Museum
  • Zilkha Hall
  • Houston Museum of Natural Science
  • Jones Hall (Houston Symphony)
  • Rice University
  • University of Houston