About the Venue

About Beck Agricultural Center:

Opened in 2007, the Beck Agricultural Center is an ideal location for hosting educational and agricultural related events, training sessions and board meetings. The facility has five distinct meeting areas, plenty of free, on-site parking, and is located five miles northwest of the Purdue University campus.

Address: 4550 U.S. 52 W, West Lafayette, IN 47906

Directions:

From the North: Take exit 193 for U.S. 231 South. Turn left on U.S. 52. You will be traveling east on U.S. 52 for ~2.5 miles. The Beck Ag Center is on the left at the Agronomy Center for Research and Education (ACRE) and you can enter from the intersection with N 475 W or the left immediately following (look for balloons!). These options are shown in BLUE on the map.

From the South: Take I 65 N. to exit 175, turn left onto Schuyler Avenue. Turn right onto Sagamore Parkway North. Follow through West Lafayette and continue on U.S. 52 heading west. You will pass a shopping center with Meijer and Menards on your right and continue on U.S. 52 for ~2 more miles. Keep going west past the West Lafayette Country Club, Capilano Dr. and Chancellor Way. You will arrive at some agricultural fields which means you are getting close. Look for balloons on your right side to indicate the entrance to the Beck Ag Center at the Agronomy Center for Research and Education (ACRE). The route is indicated in RED on the map.

Recommended hotels near Purdue University:

Union Club Hotel at Purdue:

  • Address: 101 North Grant St., West Lafayette, IN 47906
  • Telephone: 765-494-8900

 

Hampton Inn and Suites West Lafayette:

  • Address: 160 Tapawingo Dr., West Lafayette, IN 47906
  • Telephone: 765-269-8005

 

Hilton Garden Inn West Lafayette Wabash Landing:

  • Address: 356 E. State St., West Lafayette, IN 47906
  • Telephone: 765-743-2100

 

Four Points by Sheraton West Lafayette:

  • Address: 1600 Cumberland Ave., West Lafayette, IN 47906
  • Telephone: 765-463-5511