Meeting Planning in St. Louis, MO
Only 13 miles south of the airport and two blocks away from the MetroLink convention center station, America's Center Convention Complex is a convenient location for meetings and events of any type and size. Its 500,000 square feet of meeting space includes a 28,000-square-foot ballroom, the Ferrara Theatre, which seats 1,400 people on three terraced levels, over 80 flexible meeting rooms and six exhibit halls ranging from 1,850 square feet to the 104,800-square-foot Edward Jones Dome. Opened in 1995, the $280 million dome is also home to the St. Louis Rams and has hosted numerous sporting events, musical performances and a pastoral visit from Pope John Paul II, which was the largest indoor gathering ever held in the U.S. For smaller meetings of up to 100 people, rooms in St. Louis Executive Conference Center (SECC) are available on the third floor on the complex.
A free airport shuttle, on-site security staff, audio visual capabilities and wi-fi accessibility are among the amenities offered by America's Center, along with on-site catering from nationally-recognized Levy Restaurants of Chicago and Tony's of St. Louis. Services are offered for breakfast, lunch, dinner, receptions and snacks, and menus can be customized for any event or meeting, whether it be filet mignon or a barbecue buffet. SECC also offers an on-site business center for copy, fax and secretarial services and wireless capability, and rooms are equipped with soundproof walls, ergonomic chairs, wireless Internet access in addition to teleconference and cable television capabilities. SECC rooms are also held on a 24-hour basis, privately and securely, so set-ups can remain overnight.
America's Center is located amid several downtown parking garages and surface lots. Over 30,000 spaces are available within a 10-minute walk to the complex.