Glendale, AZ Meeting Planning Overview
A charming slice of the Southwest, Glendale has some of the largest, most comprehensive meeting and event facilities in the region. And we’re growing—new hotels are opening every year, along with new restaurants, and tourism attractions. With 15 hotels totaling 1,787 rooms and meeting space ranging from 185 to 160,000 square feet meeting planners and delegates have plenty of accommodation choices and spaces to choose from.
Glendale meeting venues include the sprawling Glendale Civic Center, a 40,000-square-foot facility surrounded by lush gardens and located within walking distance of Historic Downtown Glendale shopping and dining. The Renaissance Phoenix Glendale Hotel & Spa conveniently located in the Westgate Entertainment District with 100,000 square feet of meeting and event space and State Farm Stadium which features up to 160,000 square feet of event space on the Stadium floor.
Meeting travelers can also gather at Glendale's, Gila River Arena, home to the Arizona Coyotes; and the unique Camelback Ranch; the spring training home for the Chicago White Sox and Los Angeles Dodgers, complete with 13 full baseball fields, walking trails, landscaped grounds, and much more.
Home to the NFL Arizona Cardinals professional football team and Phoenix Coyotes professional hockey team, Glendale is a sports-heavy locale bolstered by rich entertainment, shopping, and dining options; a number of parks and recreation options; and family-friendly activities perfect for meeting travelers.
Visitors to Glendale can fly in via the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, which provides nonstop service to more than 105 domestic and 23 international
markets. Once in the area, visitors can easily ride the Glendale Transit system throughout the Glendale and Phoenix area.