Dallas Convention Center
Convention and Event Services
Dallas is a rapidly expanding metropolis, recognized as an international city. It features a strong, diversified economy based on a highly motivated population with a "CAN DO" spirit.
It is not a coincidence that the Dallas Convention Center is one of the largest, most versatile convention complexes in the nation. The Dallas Convention Center attracts convention business from every corner of the nation. Size, flexibility and a vigilant staff make our city's' convention center the perfect destination for any kind of event.
The Dallas Convention Center is the largest facility of its kind in Texas. The Dallas Convention Center has over 1,000,000 square feet. And it offers a staggering 726,726 square feet of prime, contiguous exhibit space along with a 203,000 square foot column-free exhibit hall, the largest in the US and a Vertiport.
There are two separate ballrooms in the Dallas Convention Center. The 27,000 square foot A Ballroom will seat up to 2,700 theater-style and up to 1,800 for banquets.
The “(C )” Ballroom, which is almost 20,000 square feet, will seat up to 1,914 for meetings and approximately 1,280 for banquets. It features a carpeted floor and an exotic wood wall-covering with brass trim. The focal point of the “(C)” Ballroom is the ceiling lighting system, an integrated, tubular design, which moves inward in height creating a pyramid effect. Each ballroom can be divided into four sections. These eight sections, along with 88 meeting rooms in the Dallas Convention Center provide total flexibility for any type of meeting. Bus and taxi loading areas are protected from the weather. Graphic indicators, escalators, elevators and a ramp system allow for quick and pleasant movement through the complex.
Superior lighting, excellent acoustics and an attractive decor enhance the Dallas Convention Center. We comply with Certified Environmental Management System –International Operating Standard ISO 14001 by implementing green initiatives and a recycling program. Bus and taxi loading areas are protected from the weather. Graphic indicators, escalators, elevators and a ramp system allow for quick and pleasant movement through the complex.
The arena in the Dallas Convention Center is an exceptional space for large meetings, concerts or even additional exhibit space. With 7,428 permanent upholstered seats and room on the floor for 2,388 additional temporary seats, it can accommodate over 9,000 people. With 7,428 permanent upholstered seats and room on the floor for 2,388 additional temporary seats, it can accommodate over 9,000 people.
The theater is equipped with 1,770 upholstered opera-style seats and is an excellent setting for concerts, elaborate plays and musicals, or for opening sessions and business meetings The theater is home to The Black Academy of Arts and Letters. For additional information on this cultural jewel go to their website.
For information about booking the Dallas Convention Center , please call the Administrative Office at (214) 939-2700, (877) MTGS-DCC or you may fax us at (214) 939-2795.
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