AUDITORIUMS, CONFERENCE & CONVENTION CENTERS

OWENSBORO, KENTUCKY

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OVERVIEW

OWENSBORO CONVENTION CENTER

The award-winning Owensboro Convention Center is Western Kentucky’s premier multi-purpose venue. The Center overlooks the scenic Ohio River in revitalized downtown Owensboro, KY. A full-service facility with just under 102,000 square feet of available space, including a 44,000+ square foot exhibition hall, the 8,900+ square foot Kentucky Legend® Pier outside over the river, plus additional ballroom, meeting, and pre-function space. Let us help you customize your next event!

 
 

VENUE INFO

Location
 

501 West 2nd Street

Owensboro, KY

42301

Accessibility & Parking


Closest Airports: Owensboro, KY and Evansville, IL

Car

Onsite Parking Lot (Free)
Nearby Parking Structure(s) (Paid)

Located Within a Day’s Drive for Over 2/3 of the US population

Easily Accessed from Interstate 64 and Interstate 65

Nearby Attractions


Award-Winning Smother's Park

Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum

Owensboro Museum of Science and History

Support


Business Hours
Email
Phone
Dedicated Event Manager

Languages

 

English

Event Spaces

 

17 Events Spaces

Capacity*


Reception Max: 2,610 attendees at Banquet rounds of 10

Reception Minimum: 20 attendees at rounds of 10

Seated Max: 4,267 attendees theatre

Seated Minimum: 30 attendees theatre

Event Types


Awards Ceremonies
Benefits
Cocktail/Networking Receptions
Conferences
Livestream Events
Meetings
Premieres/Opening Events
Product Launches/Promo Events
Seminars/Workshops
Trade Shows/Expos
Training/Team Building
Wedding/Social Events
Youth Retreats/Camps

 

ROOMS, CAPACITIES & VIRTUAL TOUR

Capacities subject to change due to COVID restrictions and regulations.

 

AMENITIES

AV & Lighting
 

In-House Audio Visual
Microphones
Computer/Laptop
Projector
Projector Screen
TV Screens
Video Conferencing
Uplighting

Catering
 

In-House Catering Required
Outside Catering Permitted
Onsite Kitchen
Onsite Cafe/Bakery
In-House Liquor License
Outside Liquor Permitted with License

Design & Decor
 

In-House Linens
In-House Chairs
In-House Tables
In-House Cutlery
In-House Dishes
Moveable Risers & Platforms
Branding Opportunities
Art Collection/Special Exhibit/Installation
Carpet
Cement Floor

Planning & Production
 

Dedicated Event Manager
AV Technician
Sound Professional
Full Service Staff

Venue
 

ADA Compliant
Balcony
Ballroom
Exhibit Hall
Green Room/Speaker Ready Room
Meeting Rooms
Water Views
Men's Bathrooms
Women's Bathrooms
8,925 square foot Pier Over the Ohio River

Other
 

All-Inclusive
Partial Buyout
Back Up Generators

WiFi (Free)

Only Service Animals Allowed

 

SAFETY & SECURITY

COVID-19 Prevention
 

Sanitation Stations
Hourly Cleanings
Individually Packaged F&B
Socially Distant Floor Plans
Temperature Checks
Employee Temperature Checks Only

Security
 

In-House Security Team
Full Video Surveillance System

 

INDUSTRY & AWARDS

Preferred Partners
 

Owensboro Health – Official Health Sponsor

Kentucky Legend® – Café and The Pier

Gulfstream Enterprises – Riverview Room

Pepsi – Official Soda & Water Provider

Southern Glazer Wine & Spirits – Various Events

Greenwell Chisholm – Official Printing Partner

Standard Sales – 4 Part Concert Series

 

Preferred Vendors (Weddings) Madison Square Boutique

Bridal Songbird DJ Services

Affiliations
 

Greater Owensboro Chamber of Commerce

Owensboro Daviess Co. CVB
MPI 
KSAE
IAVM

Preferred Partners
 

The Owensboro Convention Center is a seven time recipient of the Facilities and Destinations Prime Site Award. These awards are given annually to the top convention and exposition centers in North America.

 

The Owensboro Convention Center is also a four time recipient of the ConventionSouth Reader’s Choice Award. These awards are given annually and are determined by meeting professionals and fans voting for the best of the best.

 

CONTACT

bizba.sh/owensborocc  |  sales.owensborocenter@spectraxp.com  |  (270) 687-8800

501 WEST 2ND STREET  |  OWENSBORO, KY 42301

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*Capacities may differ based on local COVID regulations.

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