The Southeast's Premier
Meeting & Convention Destination
Charlotte’s a breeze to access from most major cities, and it’s a cinch to navigate once you’re here. With a beautiful, compact convention district, cozy and affordable hotel scene, and a bustling public transportation system that offers access to the city’s gems, the Queen City reigns supreme as a destination for meetings, conferences, trade shows and events.
Charlotte Convention Center
In a compact, walkable district, the 600,000-square-foot Charlotte Convention Center is connected to the NASCAR Hall of Fame and across the street from the 700-room Westin Hotel. Roomy with 280,000 square feet of exhibit hall space divisible into four halls, the Convention Center also has 154,000 square feet of breakout space, including 50 meeting rooms and two ballrooms. And steps from Uptown’s arts and culture attractions, sports venues, nightlife hubs and 200-plus restaurants, a bustling cityscape sits on its doorstep.
- Located only 7 miles from the airport
- Walkable to more than 6,400 hotel rooms
- $126.9M expansion completed October 2021
$126.9M Convention Center Expansion
What's Now and What's Next
Charlotte is a city on the rise that offers endless opportunities to craft an unforgettable experience that stretches well beyond our hotels and meeting rooms.
Charlotte Convention Center is a Global Biorisk Advisory Council STAR Facility
NASCAR Hall of Fame
Connected to the Charlotte Convention Center, the NASCAR Hall of Fame chronicles the sport’s beginnings to present day and serves as a unique backdrop for special events or meetings in Charlotte. Memorable receptions, private events, team-building activities and more take place amid the Hall of Fame’s iconic NASCAR regalia.
- Full facility rentals and in-house food and beverage
- Ideal for groups of all sizes, from 10 to 2,400
- Group rates and packages available