Las Vegas continues to be the world's premier meeting, convention and trade show destination, with more guest rooms and function space than any other city. Whether you are planning an intimate poolside mixer, a general session for 10,000, or a major international convention, Las Vegas has earned its reputation as the destination where anything is possible.
Las Vegas meeting accommodations include more than 150,000 guest rooms, more than 10.6 million square feet of convention and exhibit space, award-winning restaurants, luxurious spas, fantastic shopping, world class golf, and unique entertainment, Las Vegas offers possibilities unmatched anywhere else. With so many opportunities, top Las Vegas meeting facilities, it’s no wonder we capture the world’s imagination.
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Las Vegas Convention Center
3150 Paradise Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89109-9096
Type of Destination Experience:
College Town, Gaming, Historic, Mountain, Urban
GSF Exhibit Space (Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino): 1,663,697
Meeting Space, Square Feet (Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino): 200,000
Sleeping Rooms in largest hotel (MGM Grand Hotel and Casino): 5,034
Hotel adjacent to convention facility: Yes
Hotel rooms within one mile of convention center: 22,845
McCarran International Airport (LAS)
Miles to downtown 5
Cities with non-stop flights137
International cities with direct flights20
Geographic Areas Served:
Southern Nevada Clark County and the Greater Las Vegas Area including North Las Vegas, Henderson, Laughlin, Mesquite, Boulder City, Mount Charleston, Primm, and Jean.
Why Meet in Las Vegas
Location, Location, Location
McCarran International Airport is conveniently located just one mile from Las Vegas Boulevard and 3.5 miles from the Las Vegas Convention Center. Over 114,000 hotel rooms are within a 15 minute drive from the airport.
Las Vegas has more than 10.5 million sq. ft. of exhibit space and is home to three of the country's 10 largest convention venues: the Mandalay Bay Convention Center, a 1.7 million-square-foot center on the south Strip; 1.8 million-square foot Sands Expo and Convention Center adjacent to the Venetian; and the 2.2 million-square-foot Las Vegas Convention Center.
The attractiveness of Las Vegas generates strong attendance for meetings. On average, attendance increases 15% when conventions rotate into Las Vegas. Research also shows that attendees spend more time in meetings and on the trade show floor when programs are held in Las Vegas.