Arlington is in the heart of the DFW Metroplex, centrally-located just eight short miles and 15 minutes from DFW International Airport. Home to world-class facilities like AT&T Stadium and the Arlington Convention Center as well as family-friendly attractions like Globe Life Park (home of the Texas Rangers), Six Flags Over Texas and Hurricane Harbor; Arlington delivers for business travelers, conventioneers and family fun seekers alike!
Home to the University of Texas at Arlington and its more than 35,000 undergraduate students, the award-winning faculty provide a rich resource readily available to serve as subject matter experts for convention organizers in a variety of fields, with special expertise in engineering, nursing and nanotechnology.
With 1,500 committable sleeping rooms located within a short distance from the Arlington Convention Center, the ACC is ready to host meetings ranging from an Executive Board Meeting to a 5,000 person conference! Featuring more than 100,000 ft2 of total meeting space as well as breathtaking views of both Globe Life Park and AT&T Stadium, The Arlington Convention Center is also serviced by the convenient Arlington Trolley System.
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1905 E Randol Mill Road, Arlington, TX 76011
Type of Destination Experience:
College Town, Historic, Urban
GSF Exhibit Space (AT&T Stadium (2009)): 98,735
Meeting Space, Square Feet (AT&T Stadium (2009)): 278,000
Largest Ballroom, Square Feet (AT&T Stadium (2009)): 33,000
Sleeping Rooms in largest hotel (Arlington Convention Center): 2,000
Hotel adjacent to convention facility: Yes
Hotel rooms within one mile of convention center: 1,000
Dallas Ft Worth International Airport
Miles to downtown 8
Cities with non-stop flights167
International cities with direct flights36
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Why Meet in Arlington
Come and see the home of BIG events like the NCAA Final Four, the College Football Playoff National Championship Game, the American Rodeo and the Academy of Country Music's 50th ACM Awards Show! Tour AT&T Stadium in Arlington....the most technologically advanced stadium ever built. Stops include the Press Box, a Luxury Suite, Locker Rooms and much more.
Visit Six Flags Over Texas to ride a coaster or two, grab a pink thing, then enjoy a concert or swing by Hurricane Harbor to cool off in the summer heat!
Arlington offers a huge variety of shopping experiences. Try the Arlington Highlands, The Parks at Arlington Mall or Lincoln Square, where the combination of stores, salons and restaurants can’t be beat!