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We're destination experts! Let our professional and experienced sales team help you select a hotel, venue or convention facility for your meeting. Complete an online RFP or contact us directly today.

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There's nothing more rewarding than planning a meeting that people want to attend. With legendary weather, beautiful beaches and friendly, laid-back vibe, San Diego is a destination that draws big crowds and big thinking. See what San Diego is all about...

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As destination experts, with extensive in-market relationships, the San Diego Tourism Authority is your best point of contact for a comprehensive view of the destination. And, our services are free to you. We'll even accompany qualified planners on site experiences. Our exclusive iLead system lets us evaluate your specific needs against over 135 conference hotels to provide you with proposals from hotels that fit your criteria. Our team is your partner in a successful event in San Diego. Discover more of San Diego. Call 877-9SDMeet (877.973.6338), email MeetinSD@sandiego.org or complete an RFP online.

San Diego Convention Center

San Diego Convention Center

When it comes to planning a major convention or meeting, it's hard to beat the world-class San Diego Convention Center. The 2.6 million-square-foot facility is located downtown along the sparkling waterfront and has plenty of flexible exhibit and meeting space for groups of any size. It's close to everything you need - 11,000 first-class hotel rooms, the best restaurants, exciting entertainment, shopping, and an airport that's just three miles away. Top it all off with San Diego's sunny outlook and our award-winning sales team to assist you with your planning needs, and you've got all the essentials for a successful event.  

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Petco Park

Win Big With a Sports Event in San Diego!

Sunny skies, an abundance of year-round outdoor facilities and San Diego’s laid-back, optimistic vibe create the ideal climate for any type of sporting event or tournament, regardless of budget. From iconic Petco Park downtown, polo and soccer fields, equestrian show grounds, Olympic training venues plus a cycling Velodrome in Balboa Park. The result, San Diego has it all, for just about every sport. Don’t forget there’s plenty of water nearby at San Diego Bay and Mission Bay for boating, rowing and water sports. Book your sports competition in San Diego and guarantee a homerun, touchdown, or slam dunk with your athletes and spectators.

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San Diego Ranked No. 5 for Meeting Destinations

Cvent evaluated over 5,000 cities, ranking them based on meeting and event booking activity in the Cvent Supplier Network, as well as the number of meeting and event venues in the area. San Diego earns a spot in the Top 5!

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San Diego's Unique Regions

There is no shortage of unique meeting and event venues throughout San Diego County. Explore our regions below to find that perfect location for your next meeting.

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Event Planners

Waterfront Property: $50 Private Event Credit

Carnitas Snack Shack
Valid: Apr 12, 2017 - ongoing

A 9,840 sq ft open air venue, Carnitas' Snack Shack Embarcadero is the ultimate outdoor venue located on the waterfront in downtown San Diego. Boasting a state of the art architectural design, the...

Accommodation

Cool Rates for Spooky Dates!

Days Inn San Diego Hotel Circle Near SeaWorld
Valid: Oct 9 - Oct 31, 2017

Stay with us this October and enjoy cool rates for Spooky Dates! Rates are just $59 for Standard Guest Rooms from Sunday-Thursday nights, and $79 Friday-Saturday. Upgrade to our Business Place and...

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Summer Scavenger Hunt Fun at 20% off

Amazing Scavenger Hunts by Urban Adventure Quest
Valid: Jun 1 - ongoing

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