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San Diego Convention Center

The Region's Premier Gathering Place

The 2.6 million square foot San Diego Convention Center is located on sparkling San Diego Bay in the heart of vibrant downtown. Abundant, flexible space and five-star service make the San Diego Convention Center the meeting planner's choice for hosting major conventions, trade shows, meetings and special events. With panoramic views of both the city and San Diego Bay, the Convention Center is situated within a mile of 13,500 first-class hotel rooms and five minutes from the airport. The bayside facility is only a short stroll from the historic Gaslamp Quarter, premier restaurants and entertainment, first-class shopping, arts and culture institutions, waterfront parks and world-renowned attractions.

Neighborhood: Downtown

111 W Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101

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Contact Info

(619) 525-5000
communications@visitsandiego.com

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Convention Center At-a-Glance:

  • 615,701 sf of Total Exhibit Hall Space
  • 204,114 sf of Overall Meeting Space
  • Two 40,000 sf Ballrooms
  • 72 Meeting Rooms
  • 90,000 sf Column-Free Sails Pavilion

5 Reasons To Hold Your Meeting Here:

  • An Award-Winning Convention Center
  • 13,000+ Hotel Rooms Within Easy Walking Distance
  • 10 Minutes from the San Diego International Airport
  • LEED Gold facility committed to sustainability
  • San Diego is a Gateway to International Trade and Commerce

More Information

  • Weddings
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • TMD Assessment %: 2.00
  • Ocean View
  • Group Seated Capacity: 32,000

Convention Center At-a-Glance:

  • 615,701 sf of Total Exhibit Hall Space
  • 204,114 sf of Overall Meeting Space
  • Two 40,000 sf Ballrooms
  • 72 Meeting Rooms
  • 90,000 sf Column-Free Sails Pavilion
  • LED colored lights top our iconic Sails Pavilion

5 Reasons To Hold Your Meeting Here:

  • An Award-Winning Convention Center
  • 13,000+ Hotel Rooms Within Easy Walking Distance
  • 10 Minutes from the San Diego International Airport
  • LEED Gold facility committed to sustainability
  • San Diego is a Gateway to International Trade and Commerce

More Information

  • Weddings
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • TMD Assessment %: 2.00
  • Ocean View
  • Group Seated Capacity: 32,000
  • Group Reception Capacity: 48,910
  • Catering Onsite
  • Meeting Events
  • Buyout
  • Indoor
  • Outdoor
  • Public Events
  • Kid Friendly
  • Tours
  • Waterfront

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