The Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center's excellent location, versatile capabilities and attentive customer service make it the site of choice for meeting and event planners throughout Virginia and the Mid-Atlantic.
Convention South Magazine announced the Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center as number 50 in their rankings of "101 Largest Expo Halls in the South". View Press Release. Convention South will share this list with over 18,000 meeting planners across the country in it's September issue.
The 116,000 square feet center is located in Celebrate Virginia South at 2371 Carl D. Silver Parkway. It is adjacent to Central Park, a 2.4 million square foot mixed-use major retail and entertainment development along I-95 in Fredericksburg. Central Park's 160 retailers and 50 restaurants serve over 30,000 people daily.
Three major airports (Dulles International, Ronald Reagan Washington National and Richmond International) are located within an hour's drive. It is within a day's drive of one-half of the nation's population.
The center features an 80,000 square foot exhibit hall, divisible into two separate halls. Each has its own food court and restrooms. A permanent show office and a box office with three registration/cashier windows are included in each hall. The exhibit hall is designed to accommodate over 400 10' x 10' trade show booths, with 60 foot column centers and all utilities available from the ceiling.
From large corporate events to general sessions to consumer shows and concerts, their staff can transform the exhibit hall(s) to create the perfect event that can accommodate up to 3,400 attendees.
Eleven meeting rooms are available at the 15,000 square foot conference center. Each is fully carpeted, featuring acoustical wall treatments with individual temperature, sound and lighting control. State-of-the-art video conferencing, both wired and wireless, is available. Additionally, the center contains a 10,000 square foot ballroom that can be subdivided into six separate rooms.
Over 1,200 on-site parking spaces are provided, along with convenient drop-off areas for buses and cars, three loading docks and two truck drive-in entrances.
An on-site adjacent Hotel/Retail complex provides approximately 400 hotel rooms. They include: Homewood Suites, Hampton Inn and Hilton Garden Inn. The popular, upscale 149,000 square foot Wegman's Food Market is also adjacent to the center.
Complete Professional Support Services
The center offers a full range of security, utility, audio-visual, decorating and equipment, food and beverage services to ensure a successful meeting or exhibition. Their experienced staff is dedicated to providing friendly, courteous service.
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