Consistently ranked among the country's top 100 best places to live by Money magazine, Chesapeake, Va., is a fun and fresh destination that beckons you to bring your next meeting, event or conference. Nestled in the heart of Coastal Virginia, this city is within 750 miles of two-thirds the U.S. population, minutes from Norfolk International Airport, and a short drive to Norfolk, the Virginia Beach oceanfront and Colonial Williamsburg.
As the Commonwealth's third largest city, Chesapeake provides an unbeatable alliance of venues and accommodations, including 40,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, 17 high-tech meeting facilities, and more than 4,000 hotel rooms. Meeting attendees can indulge in palatable pleasures from 86 restaurants, and enjoy outdoor escapades in 22 miles of waterways and more than 112,000 acres of parks, wilderness and forested wetlands.
The Chesapeake Meeting Campus, located in the city's bustling Greenbrier business district, boasts more than 30,000 square feet of meeting space, 18 high-tech meeting rooms, and 1,000 moderately priced hotel rooms within walking distance. Comprised of the Chesapeake Conference Center and the Chesapeake Marriott, Chesapeake's Meeting Campus provides planners with first-class hotels, state-of-the-art technology and adjustable room setups.
Unique meeting venues like Game Works, the Chesapeake Arboretum and along the waterfront at Amber Lantern Restaurant offer meeting opportunities and off-site networking events, team building exercises and breakout sessions.
In Chesapeake, your event is our top priority. Let our dedicated and experienced Convention Services Team handle the behind-the-scenes work and we'll let you take the credit for a flawless meeting. Because like superheroes, every meeting planner needs a faithful sidekick!
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1224 Progressive Drive , Chesapeake, VA 23320
Type of Destination Experience:
GSF Exhibit Space (Chesapeake Conference Center): 39,000
Meeting Space, Square Feet (Chesapeake Conference Center): 39,000
Largest Ballroom, Square Feet (Chesapeake Conference Center): 20,000
Sleeping Rooms in largest hotel (Marriott Chesapeake): 226
Hotel adjacent to convention facility: Yes
Norfolk International Airport
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Why Meet in Chesapeake
Chesapeake's central location in Coastal Virginia provides ease of access regardless of method of transportation and we're located within a day's drive of two-thirds of the U.S. population.
Chesapeake's winning combination of accommodations, meeting venues, attractions, and activities provides plenty of options no matter your agenda.
Located in the city's bustling Greenbrier business district, the Chesapeake Meeting Campus boasts more than 30,000 square feet of meeting space, 18 high-tech meeting rooms, and 1,000 hotel rooms.