To provide excellent physical surroundings, equipment, and support services to conventions, trade shows, consumer shows, events and local celebrations -striving toward a balance of all, but maintaining a thrust toward attracting out-of-town visitors, thereby maximizing community economic impact.
The Spokane Convention Center campus sits along the banks of the Spokane River and affords users beautiful views of the 100-acre Riverfront Park and direct access to the Centennial Trail. The campus includes the INB Performing Arts Center and the Spokane Convention Center, with the focal point being the new Exhibit Hall. The 100,160 square foot elliptically shaped facility was completed in June, 2006, well ahead of schedule. The Exhibit Hall can accommodate thousands of people for trade shows, community events, sporting events, meetings and banquets. The Hall includes a beautifully finished lobby area which offers a scenic view of the Spokane River through floor-to-ceiling windows.
A recent renovation of the Spokane Convention Center, completed in May, 2007, offers more than 164,307 square feet of user friendly meeting space. The facility includes 24 state of the art breakout rooms, including the Conference Theatre. The Conference Theatre is perfect for multimedia presentations for up to 270 people. It offers front and rear screen projection, teleconferencing and simultaneous translation capabilities. Recent renovation projects include a 25,310 square foot, fully finished ballroom that is divisible into three sections as well as three Bays that can be joined together to create a 13,730 square foot ballroom for meetings, trade shows or banquets. The INB Performing Arts Center, which is adjacent to the Spokane Convention Center, has a 2,700 seat auditorium with a built in stage, perfect for performances or plenary sessions.
For warm weather events, there is the spectacular Roof Deck, with a panoramic view of the river and Riverfront Park, perfect for up to 500 people for a stand-up reception. Other outdoor spaces include the Arbor, located right on the Centennial Trail, the grassy Plaza directly in front of the Exhibit Hall and the INB Performing Arts Center Breezeway.
Spokane is ready when you are. Keep in mind that we also have the entire staffs at the Spokane Public Facilities District and the Spokane Regional Convention and Visitors Bureau ready to serve you. Call us. We'll take it from there and have everything ready to make your event successful. Come find out why we say: Spokane: Near Nature. Near Perfect.
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Downtown Spokane, Washington. Sitting next to the 100-acre Riverfront Park and beautiful Spokane River. Within walking distance to several hotels restaurants and shopping.
100,160 sq. ft. total exhibit space.
82,770 sq. ft. clear span.
17,390 sq. ft. swing space
25,310 sq. ft.
8,490 sq. ft. lobby
13,730 sq. ft. Junior Ballroom
23 meeting rooms
Totalling 35,732 sq. ft.
2,700-seat Performing Arts Center
Multimedia Theater with tiered seating for 270
Campus-wide wireless access
Fiber optic network backbone
Campus-wide digital displays
Two outdoor marquees