Meeting Planning in Riverside, CA
Riverside Convention Center
Located in the downtown area, the Riverside Convention Center provides ideal accommodations for groups of any size to conduct meetings, conventions, trade shows or any number of large or small scale events. The convention center features nearly 70,000 total square feet of meeting space divided across several unique configurations. Inside, the facility incorporates 45,000 square feet of meeting area throughout 15 rooms. The Foyer features a marble staircase and chandeliers perfect for evoking elegance and sophistication. This 8,400-square-foot room can be used for formal events or as a pre- or post-event reception area. The Ben H. Lewis Hall is the largest room in the convention center. At 27,953 square feet, the hall can hold over 3,000 guests and 100 trade show booths. Meanwhile, the Raincross Ballroom is equally suited for formal events and banquets. The ballroom measures 7,898 square feet and is decorated in painstaking detail to evoke elegance. Finally, the convention center also features a nearly 25,000 square-foot plaza for outdoor events. Taking advantage of the near-perfect Southern California climate, the plaza is equipped with special lighting for evening events and awnings for daytime functions.
To ensure smooth operations and successful meetings, the staff of the Riverside Convention Center works tirelessly to ensure that no detail is overlooked. The convention center is equipped with the latest audio visual technology and wireless Internet access is available throughout the facility. The center also provides laptop computer rental services and will help guests with arrangements for off-hour activities. On-site catering is also available and the center's staff will work to craft the perfect menu for any event, whether formal or informal including full meals or light snacks.
Riverside, CA Meeting Venue Spotlight
The Mission Inn Hotel & Spa
3649 Mission Inn Avenue
Riverside, CA 92501
Total Meeting Space - 20,000 Sq. Ft.
Marriott Riverside at the Convention Center
3400 Market Street
Riverside, CA 92501
Total Meeting Space - 14,000 Sq. Ft.