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, nearly 11 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: 22,381
McCarran International Airport (LAS)
Miles to downtown 15
Cities with non-stop flights136
International cities with direct flights21
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 two miles from Las Vegas Boulevard and 3.5 miles from the Las Vegas Convention Center. More than 150,000 hotel rooms are in Las Vegas, most within a 15 minute drive from the airport.
Convention Centers -
Space, space and more space. Las Vegas has nearly 11 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; 1.7 million-square-foot Sands Expo and Convention Center (includes 500,000 sq. ft. of The Venetian/Palazzo meeting space); and the 2.2 million-square-foot Las Vegas Convention Center.
Increased Attendance -
The attractiveness of Las Vegas generates strong attendance for meetings. On average, attendance increases 8 percent 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.