St. Louis is a place where history and imagination collide, and the result is a destination like no other. In the heart of a revitalized downtown, a vibrant new hospitality district continues to grow. With some of the finest hotels, restaurants, museums and entertainment venues you’ll find, St. Louis is truly a great choice for your next meeting or event.
Located in the heart of downtown, the America’s Center Convention Complex provides more than 502,000 square-feet of continuous exhibit space with 80 versatile meeting rooms, 1,400-seat Ferrara Theatre and the 67,000-seat Edward Jones, providing planners with unparalleled flexibility and accessibility.
St. Louis is filled with unique off-site venues to meet the needs of your group. One must-see venue is the St. Louis Cardinals’ Ballpark Village. Opened in 2014, this multi-purpose event destination is a mix of sports, dining and entertainment sure to create lasting memories for meeting attendees. The venue can easily accommodate groups from 50 to 8,000 and is open year round, regardless of the season and weather.
Explore St. Louis is your one-stop shop to make your next meeting or event a success, regardless of whether it’s for one hotel or the convention center and many hotels, the ‘CVB’ and the convention center are one. From our sales team to convention services to convention center operations, we stand ready to work with your team to create a successful and productive event for your organization.
To learn more about booking your next event in St. Louis, visit www.explorestlouis.com/meetings-conventions.
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701 Convention Plaza
Suite 300, St. Louis, MO 63101
Type of Destination Experience:
GSF Exhibit Space (America's Center): 502,000
Meeting Space, Square Feet (America's Center): 154,348
Largest Ballroom, Square Feet (St. Louis Union Station Hotel, A DoubleTree by Hilton): 28,560
Sleeping Rooms in largest hotel (Marriott St. Louis Grand): 917
Hotel adjacent to convention facility: Yes
Hotel rooms within one mile of convention center: 7,172
Lambert-St Louis International Airport
Miles to downtown 14
Cities with non-stop flights67
International cities with direct flights3
Geographic Areas Served:
St. Louis City & St. Louis County
Why Meet in St. Louis
The St. Louis convention package is world-class with some of the most premier hotel brands in the industry, including Marriott, Four Seasons, Hilton, Embassy Suites, Drury, Holiday Inn and Hyatt. More than 1,750 of those being newly remodeled and all within walking distance of America’s Center.
America’s Center is uniquely located along Washington Avenue with its vibrant MX District full of restaurants, boutiques, lofts and nightlife. The new National Blues Museum offers entertainment, interactive exhibits and additional offsite meeting space all within steps of the convention center’s front door.
Getting here couldn’t be easier. St. Louis makes for an easy travel destination, as its air lift is significantly larger than other cities we compete with. Lambert –St. Louis International Airport sits just minutes from downtown with easy access to interstates and a convenient Metro Transit- Saint Louis light rail system that will deliver your attendees to the convention corridor.