Emerald Coast Convention Center (ECCC)

Fort Walton Beach, FL Convention Center
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ChainIndependent / Other
Total Meeting Space2,570 sq. m
Guest Rooms
1250 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548

Emerald Coast Convention Center (ECCC)

Fort Walton Beach, FL Convention Center
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Winner of 2014 ConventionSouth Readers' Choice Award: Voted One of Florida's Favorite Meeting Venues One of the Top 10 Most Beautiful Places, Good Morning America Best Place to Boat and Live, Boating Magazine Top Place to Visit, National Geographic Top 25 Destinations in the United States, Trip Advisor Top Beach in the United States, USA Today


Room Features and Guest Services

  • Concierge Services
  • Internet Access
  • View (Ocean or Water)


  • Onsite Catering
  • Onsite Security
  • Space (Outdoor)
  • Space (Private)
  • Space (Semi-Private)
  • Wheelchair Accessible


  • AV Capabilities
  • Business Center
  • Video Conference

Venue Accessible By

  • Airport Shuttle
  • Bus
  • Taxi


  • Dance Floor
  • Loading Dock
  • Portable Walls
  • Staging Area

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Meeting Space

Total Meeting Space2,570 sq. m
Meeting Rooms12
Largest Room1,970 sq. m
Second Largest Room1,486 sq. m
Space (Private)Available
Space (Semi-Private)Available
Space (Outdoor)Available
Exhibit Space3,190 sq. m

Floor Plans

Local Attractions

Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS)

10 mi. away
Our closest Airport is easily accessable and convenient to the ECCC. A short 10 minute drive due north brings you easily to Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport and your destination.
1701 State Road 85 N
Eglin AFB, FL, US 32542

Fort Walton Beach Landing

1 mi. away
The Fort Walton Landing has been a hub of activity in Fort Walton Beach for decades. It is a 6-acre park containing a children’s park, walking path, soccer fields, boat ramp, fishing pier, boardwalk, gazebo, picnic tables, stage and lots of open space. Many Festivals are held in the park throughout the year, the capstone of them all being the annual Billy Bowlegs Pirate Festival. On the 4th of July, fireworks are shot off from a barge anchored in the Santa Rosa Sound just off the Park
139 SE Brooks Street
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548

The Boardwalk on Okaloosa Island

1 mi. away
Located directly on The Gulf of Mexico, on the beaches of beautiful Okaloosa Island! The Boardwalk is your one-stop destination for fun, day and night! Relax on the beaches of The Gulf of Mexico while sipping a frozen concoction prepared at our outdoor bar upstairs at The Crab Trap, stroll the boardwalk and visit Islanders Surf Shop for new beach attire or grab a frozen snack from San Gelato. When day turns to night party with thousands at the areas premier nightclubs... the possibilities are endless! Hungry? We've got that covered as well! Grab some fresh from the Gulf seafood from any of our great restaurants located directly on The Boardwalk!
1450 Miracle Strip Parkway
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548

HarborWalk Village

6 mi. away
HarborWalk Village offers activities and entertainment to please each and every taste in your family. Dive in and make memories that will last a lifetime. Here you can find waterfront shopping, paddle board and kayak rentals, pontoon and jet ski rentals, parasailing, glass bottom boats, world class fishing, pirate ship excursions, dolphin cruises, clubs and nightlife, weekly fireworks, weekly Fat Tuesday parades, live entertainment, and an array of restaurants to satisfy all tastes.
10 Harbor Blvd.
Destin, FL, US 32541

Wild Willy's Adventure Zone

1 mi. away
Dinosaur Theme Park featuring Miniature Golf, Ropes Course, Arcade, 4D Movie Theater, Causal Dining, Desserts and much more!
1306 Miracle Strip Parkway
Fort Walton Beach, FL, US 32548

Big Kahuna's Water & Adventure

7 mi. away
Oversized water park offers more than 40 exciting water attractions. Includes three tropical mini golf courses, two wild and fast go-kart tracks and three high-thrill rides
1007 Highway 98 East
Destin, FL, US 32541

Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park

1 mi. away
The world's oldest operating live marine show aquarium. Come and enjoy four live marine shows, birthday parites, summer camp, dolphin interactions, dolphin therapy, annual passes, and a super gift shop.
1010 Miracle Strip Pkwy, SE
Ft. Walton Beach, FL, US 32548

The Track

9 mi. away
Go-karts, bumper rides, miniature golf, kids country and big thrills! The Tracks is one of Destin's favorite family attractions!
1125 Highway 98
Destin, FL, US 32541

Distance from Airport

  • 16.09 km from Venue


  • Complimentary Parking
  • Bus Parking


The Emerald Coast Convention Center is located along the 24 miles of pristine coastline in northwest Florida on Okaloosa Island. 32,885 square feet of flexible indoor space with a 21,200 square foot exhibit hall as part of twelve meeting room options. Out of doors we offer two covered patios, one open patio and a 30,000 square foot plaza overlooking the bay. Bayview Plaza is able to be tented all or partial. Our area offers more than 12,000 accommodation options with many hotels and condo rentals just steps from our door. Put a little sugar white sand on your next agenda and host your event in the heart of the Florida's Emerald Coast on Okaloosa Island.


High Season
Jun 1 – Aug 1
Shoulder Season
Low Season

Cancellation Policy

Our cancellation policy varies and is calculated by how far in advance of the event cancellation occurs. Re-booking clauses may be negotiated.

Facility Restrictions

preferred caterer - Aramark (onsite) certificate of insurance and hold harmless required

Additional Information

We have many hotel and condo rental partners on and off the island. Many are within walking distance. Our sales team is able to request group block rates for your RFP.