La Quintaå® Schedules Conference Call To Discuss Second Quarter Financial Results.

La Quinta® Corporation (NYSE: LQI) announced today that it will report second quarter financial results prior to the open of the market on Thursday, August 1, 2002. At 11:00 AM (EDT) on Thursday, August 1, 2002, La Quinta will hold a conference call and audio webcast to discuss its financial results and operating strategy. In addition, La Quinta may answer one or more questions concerning business and financial matters affecting the Company. Some of the Company`s responses to these questions, as well as other matters which may be discussed during the conference call, may contain or constitute information that has not been previously disclosed.
Simultaneous with the conference call, an audio webcast of the call will be available via a link on the La Quinta website,, in the Investor Relations-Webcasts section. The conference call can be accessed by dialing 800-257-1836 (International: 303-262-2175). An access code is not required. A replay of the call will be available at the same Internet address or by dialing 800-405-2236 (International: 303-590-3000) and entering the access code of 488350. The replay will be available from 1:00 PM (EDT) on August 1, 2002 through 1:00 PM (EDT) on August 7, 2002.