Why Choose Our Destination?
BIGGER, BETTER, BOLDER SACRAMENTO The Sacramento Convention Center Complex is getting an extreme makeover featuring a dynamic center for conventions, meetings, and cultural experiences. An expanded exhibit hall and new ballroom will enhance the usability of the space and add more options for meeting planners. This entire transformation will offer more than 240,000 square feet of programmable space, which includes 160,000 square feet of exhibit space, a new 40,000-square-foot ballroom, 37 breakouts, 79,100 square feet of meeting space, and a 15,300-square-foot outdoor activities plaza. Construction is slated to begin in January 2019 and will be completed in late 2020. Construction on the interior of the new ballroom will continue with an anticipated completion date of early April 2021. Sacramento is one of California’s most affordable and accessible cities, served by 150 flights daily. We are America's Farm-to-Fork Capital, which has led to the explosion of our food scene. There are more than 16,000 hotel rooms; major brands include the Hyatt, Sheraton, Marriott, Kimpton, Hilton, DoubleTree, Embassy, Westin and Holiday Inn.
Distance from airport
- Sacramento International Airport
19.31 km from city center
Sutter's Fort State Historic Park
California State Capitol (Museum)
California Automobile Museum
Old Sacramento Waterfront
Leland Stanford Mansion State Historic Park
Sacramento Convention Center Complex
The Sacramento Convention Center Complex is getting an extreme makeover featuring a dynamic center for conventions, meetings and cultural events. An expanded exhibit hall and new ballroom will add more options for meeting planners. Opening in 2020.
- Exhibit space14,864 sq. mTotal meeting space7,349 sq. m
It’s our promise that you’ll receive the best possible service from the Visit Sacramento team, from securing room blocks and meeting space to assist with food & beverage to arranging site inspections. Our team brings experience from every meetings-related industry – hotel, meeting & event planning, transportation, associations, and facilities – which means they speak your language. The Convention Services & Housing department provides a variety of services to meeting planners and convention delegates. We work with our clients to “create experiences” that move beyond the usual distribution of promotional materials. The goal is to enhance delegates’ and meeting planners’ stay in Sacramento so that it’s more than attending meetings and conventions, but becomes an overall Sacramento experience. Upon your booking, the Services Department can coordinate your site tour to off-site venues and provide you with an escort through the city. From beginning to end and everything in-between, our service professionals are here to help. Consider us an extension of your planning team.