Convention Center

Kansas City’s Convention Center is 800,000 square feet of state-of-the-art event space. Located in the heart of downtown, it’s perfectly situated for the ideal KC meeting. Get all the info you need for your Convention Center meeting or event right here.


From jazz-infused venues to state-of-the-art meeting facilities, you’ll find it all in Kansas City. Get to know all of KC’s meeting and event space in the buildings that make it all possible. For an even better look, schedule a tour to see it firsthand.

Municipal Auditorium

The Municipal Auditorium in downtown Kansas City features inspiring Art Deco architecture from the inside out. With an arena, exhibition hall, music hall and the Little Theatre all under its roof, the Municipal Auditorium is one of the most unique event spaces in Kansas City. 

Grand Ballroom

The Kansas City Convention Center is now home to one of the largest eco-friendly ballrooms in the country. The new 46,484-square-foot ballroom is connected to Bartle Hall, which features 388,800 square feet of exhibit space. The ballroom can hold 4,650 people theater style or 3,000 people for meal functions. It is a green building, having received Silver LEED certification. The ballroom features a daylighting system that allows natural light into the room, cutting-edge lighting technology that can be programmed to any color and a 38-foothigh glass wall that runs the entire length of the south wall. The ballroom is part of a multi-phase renovation project at the Convention Center that included a $14 million makeover at the Music Hall that expanded the stage and reconfigured the seats to improve sightlines.

Bartle Hall

Bartle Hall’s massive 388,800 square feet of column-free floor space has made it one of the premier spots for events in downtown Kansas City. Whether it’s an international conference or a smaller gathering, Bartle Hall’s versatility means it can be perfect for any event.


Convention services in KC

AlphaGraphics Kansas City

AlphaGraphics Kansas City is a full-service printing, sign, & marketing company steps from the convention center. Our creative & knowledgeable staff can help you with any branding or marketing need at your next event. We are a local, woman-owned business who understands how important your projects are to achieving your goals. Our service, quality, and speed can help you succeed.

American Academy of Family Physicians

The American Academy of Family Physicians is one of the largest national medical organizations, representing more than 94,600 family physicians, family medicine residents and medical students nationwide. Founded in 1947, its mission has been to preserve and promote the science and art of Family Medicine and to ensure high-quality, cost-effective health care for patients of all ages. The national association of family doctors.

American Jazz Museum

The sights and sounds of a uniquely American art form come alive at the American Jazz Museum.

Andrews McMeel Universal

The largest independent newspaper syndicate in the world. Since 1970, has delivered captivating features and partnered with newspapers to bring new readers and keep existing readers.

Art Lithocraft Company

Large format signage. Banner and digital graphics company with 6ft. by 10ft. continuous tone printing capabilities.

Blade & Timber Power & Light

Blade & Timber's premier axe throwing facility in the Power & Light District offers 11 throwing lanes, a party room, good eats, beer, wine and an expanded selection of entertainment including darts and yard games. Safety-certified coaches spend one-on-one time with each guest to master the bullseye. Guests are encouraged to play games and even try a few trick shots during the 1.5 hour axe throwing experience. Axe throwing is the perfect outing for friends, families, corporate groups, special events and team building activities.

Balloons by Up, Up & Away!

Offering award-winning balloon artistry in Kansas City and beyond. Our ceative crew of classically trained artists and Certified Balloon Artists will make your event shine with on-trend, unique decor and entertainment options.


Banksia is a downtown, Australian inspired cafe offering an exceptional breakfast and lunch, delectable pastries, amazing coffee and catering.

Boulevard Brewing Co.

Founded in 1989, Boulevard Brewing Company has grown to become the largest specialty brewer in the Midwest. Our mission is simple -- to produce fresh, flavorful beers using the finest traditional ingredients and the best of both old and new brewing techniques. The Boulevard story begins in 1988, when founder John McDonald started construction of the brewery in a turn-of-the-century brick building on Kansas City's historic Southwest Boulevard. A vintage Bavarian brewhouse was installed, and the first batches of beer were produced in the fall of 1989.

Breakout KC

Breakout KC is one of the nation's top-rated, live-action escape room facilities, located in downtown Kansas City's River Market. Your goal is simple: you have 60 minutes to Breakout from one of our live-action, themed rooms. Crack codes. Use your gut. Solve riddles. Do you have what it takes to Breakout in time?