July 28-30, 2021 – 61st Annual Board of Delegates Meeting

61st Annual Board of Delegates Meeting Cover


Hilton Des Moines Downtown
435 Park Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
Phone: (515) 241-1456

Hotel Reservations
Reservations for the Des Moines Hilton Downtown can be made online or by calling the hotel’s reservation department at (515) 241-1456 and mention the U.S. Grains Council to receive the discounted rate. In the event you need to cancel your reservation, we ask that you do not cancel directly with the hotel but contact Rebecca Kane for further assistance.

The Council has negotiated a room rate of $134 USD per night, single or double occupancy, plus 15 percent tax. Check-in time is 3 p.m.; check-out time is 2 p.m.

The hotel reservation deadline is Friday, July 2, 2021.

The U.S. Grains Council does not hire any outside vendors to solicit hotel rooms. Only book hotels through the direct link or with the U.S. Grains Council. Direct questions, problems, or concerns to Rebecca Kane .

For any question, please contact Rebecca Kane.

Ground Transportation
The Des Moines Hilton Downtown and Iowa Events Center are approximately 15 minutes from the Des Moines International Airport (airport code: DSM).

Transportation to the hotel via taxi will cost approximately $22 one-way. Uber and Lyft are available at an estimated cost of $15 one-way.

Business casual attire is appropriate for all meetings. Casual attire with comfortable shoes is appropriate for offsite. In Des Moines, the average high temperature for July is 83 degrees with an average low of 66 degrees.