We Make Memorable Meetings
Welcome to CVENT’s Meeting and Event Planning Guide to Kissimmee, a sunny Central Florida destination on the doorstep of world-famous theme parks, award-winning golf courses, premier dining locations, and the wonders of natural Florida. Located just 20 minutes from Orlando International Airport and featuring more than 1,000,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, nearly 300 venues, and over 45,000 accommodation options, including 22,000 vacation homes, Kissimmee offers meeting planners a variety of fantastic options for all types of events. Kissimmee has a strong value proposition for planners with a focus on a cost-effective, centralized location with off-site venues and add-ons that can increase attendance. The destination puts visitors front and center amongst all of Central Florida’s exciting attractions—and right next door to world-renowned theme parks, including Walt Disney World® Resort and Universal Orlando ResortTM. In addition to the nearby theme parks, Kissimmee meeting venues are convenient to a host of area attractions, outdoor excursions, golf courses, dining, shopping, and more. From team building zipline adventures and airboat rides to exciting themed dining options, the destination is ideal for memorable group travel experiences. Area dining includes high-end restaurants, quaint bistros and cafes, international eateries, and neighborhood favorites, with an assortment of large group options. The destination’s meetings profile includes hotels, resorts, and unique venues that cater to a wide range of styles and requirements to suit any event and budget. That profile is further defined by: • Luxury resorts, hotels, corporate chains, golf resorts, and vacation homes. • Meeting space to accommodate groups of 10 to 10,000. • More than 1,000,000 total square feet of meeting and exhibition space, with 400,000 square feet at Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center serving as the largest space at one site. • A 150-acre sports and entertainment complex, Osceola County Heritage Park, featuring a 10,500-seat indoor arena and 90,000-square-foot flexible space in adjoining exhibition hall. • Kissimmee is also the Vacation Home Capital of the World®, offering over 25,000 private vacation homes ideal for corporate retreats and other functions. In addition to the hundreds of things to do in sunny Central Florida, Kissimmee is conveniently located an hour and a half from both the east and west coasts of the state.
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It Pays to Meet In Kissimmee
Free Reunion T-Shirt Incentive
Distance from airport
- Orlando International Airport
27.36 km from city center
- Kissimmee Gateway Airport
3.22 km from city center
Celebration Bike Rental
Walt Disney World Resort Theme Parks
Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
Kissimmee Civic Center
The Kissimmee Civic Center has become the venue of choice for intimate shows and sporting events. Every seat has a great view of the performance area, and the staff strive to make every visit safe, affordable and most of all "entertaining."
Osceola Heritage Park an SMG Managed Facility
Osceola Heritage Park is ideally located in Kissimmee, Florida. Our on-site promotional opportunities allow you to target the specific demographic and distribute your message to thousands at a small cost.