Charleston, West Virginia is a beautiful, safe, affordable, accessible and family-friendly city. It offers metropolitan amenities, but with small-town charm and hospitality. Charleston has a variety of historic, scenic and entertaining attractions and is the perfect destination for conferences, conventions, sporting events, reunions and group tours. In addition to great meeting and event facilities Charleston also offers great places to dine, shop and just relax. Charleston is a vibrant city full of friendly people waiting to greet you with a warm welcome.
Charleston is conveniently situated at the intersection of three major interstates. With more than 50 percent of the United States population within 500 miles of Charleston, most travelers will find us to be just a short drive from home.
Yeager Airport is just eight minutes from downtown and has competitive airfares to destinations throughout the world and more than 25 daily nonstop flights to 10 major cities.
Charleston’s flexibility and ability to quickly and easily adapt to the needs of a meeting or event have given us a positive and growing reputation. From international events such as the World’s Strongest Man competition and the International Chili Festival, to our very own Live on the Levee and FestivALL, the CVB is intensely involved and supportive of any event that appeals to a wide array of audiences.