Concord, CA Meeting Planning Overview
Situated in San Francisco's East Bay, Concord offers affordable venues and activities within easy reach of San Francisco (28 miles away), Napa Valley (32 miles away), and the San Francisco, Oakland, and San Jose airports. Offering more than 75,000 square feet of meeting space, nine hotels with 1,300 guest rooms, and two stations on the Bay Area Rapid Transit system, Concord is a convenient choice for meeting travelers wanting quick access to the best of the Bay Area. What's more, it features a fantastic downtown with great dining and shopping, scenic mountain trails at Mount Diablo State Park, and even a beer trail.
Attendees can fly into San Francisco International Airport, Oakland International Airport, or Mineta San Jose International Airport, all within an hour of Concord. Once in Concord, travelers can easily hop aboard Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) service via the Concord or North Concord/Martinez BART stations and, from there, get to San Francisco or Oakland.
The Hilton Concord and Crowne Plaza Concord Walnut Creek each offer 20,000 square feet of meeting space. The 329-room Hilton Concord is well-equipped for small gatherings to larger conventions, offering a nearly 9,000-square-foot ballroom, among many other spaces. The 323-room Crowne Plaza Concord Walnut Creek, meanwhile, features 13 meeting rooms for events of up to 500 guests.