The Women on the Wave Summit will take place in Los Angeles at the Social Justice High School at the Miguel Contreras Learning Complex (322 S. Lucas Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90017). Parking lot is free.

Solidarity Night will be at the SEIU 721 Local Auditorium (1545 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90017). It is a 15 minute walk from Miguel Contreras Learning Complex. Parking is free and the lot entrance is on Union Drive.


Lodging Recommendations

Please note: There are no official hotels for the Summit. However, the following are union hotels that we would suggest supporting.

Hyatt Regency Los Angeles Downtown – 333 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90071
213-617-1133 | Website

JW Marriott Hotel Los Angeles – 900 West Olympic Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90015
(213) 765-8600 | Website

Luxe City Center Downtown – 1020 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90015
213-748-1291 | Website

Millennium Biltmore Hotel – 506 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90071
213-624-1011 | Website

Radisson Hotel Midtown at USC – 3540 S. Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA 90007
(213) 748-4141 | Website

Ritz-Carlton Los Angeles – 900 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90015
(213) 743-8800 | Website

Sheraton Los Angeles – 711 S. Hope Street, Los Angeles, CA 90017
(213) 488-3500 | Website

The Line Hotel – 3515 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90010
(213) 381-7411 | Website

Vagabond Inn Hotel – 3101 S. Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90007
213.746.1531 | Website

Westin Bonaventure Hotel – 404 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90071
(213) 624-1000 | Website


Transportation Options

Please note: These options are not officially endorsed by AF3IRM and are only meant to assist your trip planning.  All transportation options are subject to price update & fees, service and route changes. We highly recommend researching your transportation options thoroughly before heading to the Summit.

Parking at both the Miguel Contreras Learning Complex and SEIU 721 Local is free. We strongly recommend carpooling.


East Los Angeles to Contreras Learning Complex
Take 5N
101N to LA
110S exit 6th st/Wilshire/4th/3rd
Take 3rd/2nd st.
Take W. 3rd St.
Left onto S. Beaudry Ave.
Right W. 3rd St.
Left on S. Lucas Ave.

West Los Angeles to Contreras Learning Complex
Take 10-E
Take the 10E to the 110-N
Follow signs towards all Downtown Exits
Exit 3rd St.
Left 3rd St.
Left on S. Lucas Ave.

South Bay/Long Beach to Contreras Learning Complex
Take the 710 N
Take 710N to the 101N
Exit 4th Street
Left on 4th Street
Continue onto 3rd St.
Left on S. Lucas Ave.

Orange County to Contreras Learning Complex
Take the 5N
Take the 5N to 110S
Exit 6th street/3rd St.
Right at fork for 3rd st.
Take W 3rd street to Lucas Ave.
Left on Beaudry Ave.
Right on 3rd St.
Left on S. Lucas Ave.

San Fernando Valley to Contreras Learning Complex
Take 5-S to 170-S
Take the 170-S to 101-S
Take the 101-S to Glendale Blvd/Union Ave
Exit Glendale Blvd/Union Ave.
Left Palo Alto St.
Right Glendale Blvd.
Right on S. Lucas Ave.


Big Blue Bus – 1 (310) 458-1975
LADOT – 1 (213) 808-2273
Metro – Los Angeles – 1 (323) 466-3876


  • United Taxi ($46.50 flat rate from LAX to Downtown; from anywhere else in LA starting rate $2.85 plus 0.30 ever 1/9th mile or 30 seconds)
  • Uber – Rate: $26 from LAX to Learning Complex (.80 rate)
  • Lyft – Check with their service.
  • NOTE: Both Lyft and Uber need smart phone, download app, and attach debit/credit card to account to pay for rides


From LAX to Contreras Learning Complex
Century EB & International Blue Bus #3
Exit Aviation / LAX Station
Walk to Imperial & Aviation Park & Ride
Metro Green Line 803 towards Norwalk
Metro Silver Line 910 towards Downtown
Exit Olive/5th Stop
Walk to 5th and Hill take Bus 16/316 toward Century City, (9 stops)
Exit stop 3rd / Lucas
Walk to 322 S Lucas Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90017

Long Beach to Learning Complex
Metro Blue Line 801 at Downtown Long Beach
Exit 7th Street Metro Station
Walk (0.9 mi. 20 minutes) NE on Flower St. toward Wilshire Blvd.
L W. 6th St.
Stay Right on W. 6th St.
Walk to 322 Lucas Ave. Los Angeles, CA

From Century City to Downtown LA via 3rd St.  – Metro 16
Bus [email protected] 3rd and Lucas (*Best Option* – stops in front of the school)

From Santa Monica/Beverly Hills to Downtown LA – Metro 20
Bus Stop @ Wilshire and Lucas

CSU Dominguez Hills Carson, CA to Los Angeles, CAMetro 53
Bus stop @ Beaudry and 4th St.