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Maximum City-wide Convention Facilities Capacities at a Glance

Max. # of guest rooms in the city: 7900
Max. # of committable guest rooms for citywide conventions: 5000
Max. exhibit hall, meeting and pre-function space at Lexington Center: 130,000 sq. ft
Max. dedicated exhibit hall space at Lexington Center: 66,000 sq. ft. (396 10x10 booths)
Largest general session at Rupp Arena: 23,000 total (8,000 chair-back seats)
Largest general session at Lexington Center: 6,500 people
Largest banquet capacity at Lexington Center: 4,000 people
Concentrated parking spaces for attendees (within two blocks of Lexington Center): over 3,500

Meetings and Convention Hotels*
Capacities at a Glance

Hotel Maximum commitable rooms Max. break-out spaces Larg. gen'l sess. Largest banquet # of Suites Total # of guest rooms Distance to airport in miles
Hilton Lexington/Downtown 366 10 366 5 miles
Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa 350 14 409 9 miles
Hyatt Regency Lexington 275 6 366 5 miles
Clarion Hotel Conference Center North 200 4 291 7 miles
The Campbell House Lexington, Curio Collection by Hilton 200 12 500 300 15 250 5 miles
Four Points by Sheraton 150 2 174 8 miles
Embassy Suites UK Coldstream 120 230 230 8.5 miles
Embassy Suites by Hilton Lexington Green 100 174 174 7 miles
Ramada Conference Center 100 10 350 250 0 145 10 miles
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton 90 140 155 10 miles
21c Museum Hotel 88 5 88 7 miles
Courtyard Lexington North 80 12 146 8 miles
Fairfield Inn & Suites Lexington North 80 35 114 8 miles
Hyatt Place 80 0 127 15 miles
Comfort Inn & Suites 50 2 55 0 31 105 12 miles
Quality Inn 40 3 75 48 1 122 12 Miles
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lexington Dtwn Area-Keeneland 25 16 78
Subtotal 2595            

 As reported by our hotels.

* A "Meetings and Conventions Hotel" is defined as a Lexington hotel with two or more meeting rooms.

 Lexington Center

Meeting attendees will enjoy this state-of-the art facility with meeting rooms and exhibit halls, a beautiful 17,000 square foot Grand Ballroom, a conference center, and the famous 23,000 seat Rupp Arena. With 66,000 square feet of exhibition space, 40,000 square feet of meeting rooms (eighteen rooms) and an additional 25,000 square feet of pre-function spaces, and ample parking, Lexington Center is well equipped to handle multiple concurrent events. Take a virtual tour on their website: www.lexingtoncenter.com.

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