Why Choose Our Destination?
You'll have the "time" of your life in the past and present of Saint Charles, where history comes alive every day. As you read about our highlights, you'll learn why visitors and locals know that Saint Charles is simply extraordinary. Its residences, restaurants and shops sparkle with the character and charm of a small Midwestern Williamsburg, yet its meeting facilities and convention amenities are state-of-the-art. The brick streets and authentic buildings of the 250-year old Historic Districts of Main Street and Frenchtown contrast with state-of-the-art meeting venues. These venues include the St Charles Convention Center offering 154,000 square feet of meeting space filled with upscale amenities. The center is directly attached to the Embassy Suites with 296 guest rooms and 6,000 square feet of meeting space. These two facilities share 1200 complimentary parking spaces that surround their facilities. Ameristar Casino Resort Spa offers 400 luxurious guest rooms and 20,000 square feet of meeting space in their Conference Center along with a full service spa and plenty of casino action. The St Charles Family Arena is a performance center available for groups up to 10,000 people. Other meeting venues in our city consist of the: Foundry Art Centre, Heart of St Charles Banquet and Conference Center, and many more options. What other convention city can offer you two Nationally-Registered Historic Districts, an award-winning wine region and its very own saint? Where else do the nation's longest bike/hike trail, more than a dozen well-equipped parks and great golf courses flourish? What other place combines 19th-Century shops, restaurants and antiques with outstanding convention services and moderate costs for travel, lodging, dining and recreation? The staff of the Greater Saint Charles Convention and Visitors Bureau offers personalized assistance to help you customize the Saint Charles experience for your unique meeting and needs.
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Distance from airport
- Lambert-St. Louis International Airport
12.87 km from city center
Wapelhorst Aquatic Facility
St. Charles Trolley
St. Louis Ambush
Historic Main Street
Bike Stop Cafe
Streets of St. Charles
St. Charles Convention Center - Spectra Venue Management
Whatever type of event you are planning, from a board meeting, consumer or trade show, convention or an elegant wedding, the Saint Charles Convention Center's ample size and flexible space of 83,000 sq ft can be tailored to meet your needs perfectly
- Exhibit Space3,252 sq. mTotal meeting space10,219 sq. mGuest rooms 1 mi. from convention center800