arrow-down arrow-left arrow-right arrow-up play-button plus tab-indicator dots close menu search facebook google-plus instagram pinterest rss twitter youtube rss-two heart Check FeaturedBadge linkedin minus apps placeholder linkedin
Inspire Your Attendees

Meeting and Event Planners

San Diego makes choosing a meeting destination easy

We're Here to Help

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.

Submit RFP

Contact Us

Contact us directly or visit the team page to find the Sales Director for your region.

(877) 973-6338

meetinsd@sandiego.org

Discover San Diego

Inspiring Creativity and Productivity

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...

We're here to help

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.  

> Find out more about the Convention Center

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.

> Find out more about San Diego sports venues

San Diego Meetings

Explore Meeting & Event Stories|

Hotels & Resorts

Find the perfect Spot for your Meeting or Event

Discover

The Meeting Lists

Explore some of San Diego's most unique venues.

Discover

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!

Discover

Explore Meeting & Event Stories

View All

Hotels & Resorts

Discover

The Meeting Lists

Discover

San Diego Ranked No. 5 for Meeting Destinations

Discover
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.

Meeting Offers

Event Venues

Where Business Meets Pleasure

Grande Colonial Hotel
Valid: Oct 20, 2016 - ongoing

BOOK 20-50 ROOM NIGHTS: •  10% Discount on In-House Audio-Visual Packages •  One Upgrade to an Ocean-View Junior Suite •  Three Complimentary VIP Amenities •  Complimentary...

Event Venues

Where Business Meets Pleasure

Grande Colonial Hotel
Valid: Oct 20, 2016 - ongoing

BOOK 51+ ROOM NIGHTS: •  25% Discount on In-House Audio-Visual Packages •  Two Upgrades to an Ocean-View Junior Suite •  Four Complimentary VIP Amenities •  Complimentary...

Accommodation

Pick Your Perk

DoubleTree by Hilton San Diego Mission Valley
Valid: Feb 15 - Mar 17, 2017

Book 10-200 Room Nights: Choose 1 Complimentary Concession Book 201-449 Room Nights: Choose 2 Complimentary Concessions Book 450+ Room Nights: Choose 3 Complimentary Concessions Please see list...

Articles to Help You Plan a Meeting

Meeting planner guide

Download our comprehensive 200-page reference guide written specifically for Meeting and Event Professionals.

Request

Stay in touch

Sign up to receive the latest news, events, and updates about San Diego. Our monthly and weekly newsletters will keep you informed about the latest and greatest happenings in the destination.

Sign Up

Partners

Explore

Plan

Stay

Follow Us

Language:

English | Change Language

Select your country or region

China Deutschland Great Britain Japan Mexico Korea USA

Or use Google Translate

Afrikaans Albanian Arabic Belarusian Bulgarian Catalan Croatian Czech Danish Deutsch Estonian Filipino Finnish Francais Galician Greek Haitian-Creole Hebrew Hindi Hungarian Icelandic Indonesian Irish Italian Japanese Korean Latvian Lithuanian Macedonian Malay Maltese Nederlands Norwegian Persian Polish Portuguese Romanian Russian Serbian Slovak Slovenian Swahili Swedish Telugu Thai Turkish Ukranian Vietnamese Welsh Yiddish