Meetings & Conventions


The Greater Richmond Convention Center is the perfect location to host your next meeting or convention. The space is extraordinary. The price is not.

Facility Features

No matter the size of your meeting or convention, the flexible meeting space in the GRCC makes it the perfect location for your next event. The GRCC has 178,000 square feet of exhibit hall space, which can be divided into four halls to accommodate your specific needs. There is also a 30,550-square-foot-carpeted Grand Ballroom, dividable into three sections. Lastly, 50,000 square feet of meeting and pre-function space is available for additional events.


The GRCC has your best interest in mind with their convenient onsite features. First, there are multiple offices for both event registration and staff use. Additionally, there are 16 lighted truck bays allowing for direct access to exhibit halls, along with a private four-bay loading dock for the Grand Ballroom. 24-hour security is available, with cameras to protect the various exhibits. Along with Catering, Telecom and AV professionals, the GRCC also houses Concession Stands, a Food Court and a Cyber Café with free wireless Internet.

The GRCC is equipped with a full-service Convention and Visitors Bureau onsite. At the Visitors Center, you will find a tour depot and gift shop. There are 650 hotel rooms adjacent to the GRCC, with thousands more nearby. The GRCC is conveniently connected by skywalk to the Richmond Marriott. The Hilton Richmond Downtown is located on the adjacent corner of East Broad Street. The Richmond International Airport is only 15 minutes away.

Small Meetings
Many big ideas come from small meetings. The Greater Richmond Convention Center is the perfect fit to host your event. We have over 32 meeting rooms that can accommodate a variety of customized room sets. Your board meeting of 10 will be just as comfortable as a general session for 3,000. We pride ourselves on our warm, beautifully-designed interiors and our friendly and helpful staff. We look forward to welcoming you!

Recent clients that chose Richmond and the GRCC to host their annual meeting or convention:

  • Home Educators Association of Virginia
  • Governor’s Conference on Energy
  • Mary Kay, Inc.
  • Virginia Technology Student Association