Greater Richmond Convention Center

Richmond, VA - Convention Center

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The Greater Richmond Convention Center is an impressive 700,000 square foot, multi-purpose complex and is Virginia's premier meeting and event destination. The GRCC is situated within a 500-mile radius of more than half of the U. S. population. The Richmond region is considered a drive-to market along Interstate 95 but also is easily accessible by bus, rail and the Richmond International Airport, which is a 10-minute drive from downtown. With 178,158 square feet of contiguous exhibit space, a 30,550 square foot Grand Ballroom and 50,000 square feet of additional meeting/banquet space, the GRCC is well-positioned to host a variety of events from small meetings to large trade shows and conventions.

Venue Snapshot

Spectra Divisions

Venue Management

Location

403 N. 3rd St.,
Richmond, VA 23219

Services Provided

  • Pre-Opening
  • Complete Venue Management Services

Venue Facts

  • 178,158 square feet of contiguous exhibit space
  • 30,550 square foot Grand Ballroom
  • 50,000 square feet of additional meeting/banquet space
  • 36 individual meeting rooms
  • Accommodates meetings of all sizes, from 10 to 10,000 attendees
  • 411-space parking deck attached to the facility
  • Two full-service hotels - the 400-room Richmond Marriott and the 249-room Hilton Richmond Downtown, located directly adjacent to the facility

Notable Events & Accomplishments

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Greater Richmond Convention Center Highlight Listing Image

Greater Richmond Convention Center Highlight Listing Image

Greater Richmond Convention Center Highlight Listing Image

"Our event was a huge success thanks to the GRCC. Everything was perfect. We truly appreciate all of the time, energy and thoughtfulness that went into our event." - Pamela Y. Flynn, Virginia Society of Association Executives

Notable Venue Information

- Hosts average of 350 events each year with total attendance of 370,000
- Spectra has managed facility exclusively since 2001
- Hosted 2015 UCI Road World Championships, which brought in 600,000 spectators and $161 million to the Richmond region
-Consistent client satisfaction ratings of 4.9 out of 5