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McCormick Convention Center

2301 S Dr Martin Luther King Jr Dr, Chicago, IL 60616
(312) 791-7000

Welcome to Chicago's McCormick Place, the premier convention facility in North America. Located just minutes from downtown Chicago, McCormick Place attracts close to 3 million visitors each year. McCormick Place is comprised of four state-of-the-art buildings: the North and South Buildings, the West Building and Lakeside Center. Together, they form what many consider to be the economic engine that powers the entire convention and tradeshow industry. McCormick Place is committed to creating a great experience for every person, every time!

By The Numbers

The size and versatility of McCormick Place are impressive:

• 2.6 million sq. ft. of exhibit halls
• 1.3 million square feet all on one level
• 170 meeting rooms
• 600,000 square feet of meeting room space
• 6 ballrooms, 2 of which are the largest in the city
• Assembly seating for 18,000 people
• 4,249 seat theater (Arie Crown)
• 3 theaters seating 300 each
• Ceiling heights up to 50 feet
• Easy access to 5,800 parking spaces

In addition, an expansive series of pedestrian promenades and sky bridges link the entire campus. The Grand Concourse connecting South and North and the Central Concourse in West are also locations for retail shops, cafes, restaurants and other visitor amenities.

The Hyatt Regency McCormick Place is the only hotel connected to McCormick Place. The facility easily answers the hotel needs of event organizers by offering more than 800 sleeping rooms as well as banquet space and a Conference Center.

McCormick Place Transformation Update

McCormick Place has gone though a lot of positive changes over the last several years to become more flexible, sustainable and customer friendly. Even more changes are ahead and in this video, we highlight the positive impact they will have on the convention center, the community and the industry.

Attendees

Located only minutes from downtown Chicago, McCormick Place is North America's premier convention facility, attracting close to 3 million visitors annually. McCormick Place comprises four state-of-the-art buildings. These buildings have a combined total of 2.6 million square feet of exhibit space, 1.2 million square feet all on one level, making it the nation's largest convention center.

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Exhibitors

Welcome to McCormick Place – We are pleased to have you visiting with us and want to help make your experience a productive and successful one. We take it personally!

McCormick Place is comprised of 4 state-of-the-art buildings: we offer 11 exhibit halls providing a combined total of 2.6 million square feet of exhibit space.

It is not just our size that makes us North America's premier convention facility - it is also our infrastructure, skilled labor and excellent customer service approach to making your experience in Chicago easy and flexible.

The information presented in this web site is designed to provide you with the information you need to exhibit in McCormick Place. We offer Internet and Telecommunication service options as well as the convenience of ordering those services online. Our experienced staff is eager to assist you in every way possible to guarantee your success!

Contact us at technology@mccormickplace.com or 312-791-6113.

First Time Exhibitor? Visit our First Time Exhibitor page for helpful informtion.

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Planners

Welcome to the McCormick Place Convention Center, North America's premier convention facility. Whether you are planning a tradeshow, convention, corporate meeting or special function, McCormick Place is an ideal location.

Located only minutes from downtown Chicago, McCormick Place attracts close to 3 million visitors annually. Comprising four state-of-the-art buildings, McCormick Place offers a combined total of 2.6 million square feet of exhibit space - 1.3 million square feet all on one level - making it the nation's largest convention center.

This Event Planner section has been developed to help facilitate your planning activities. Here you will find helpful information about our facility, amenities, rates and planning guidelines. Our dedicated and experienced staff is eager to assist you in every way possible to guarantee the success of your event.

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Facility Overview

McCormick Place comprises four state-of-the-art buildings, the West, South and North Buildings and Lakeside Center. These buildings have a combined total of 2.6 million square feet of exhibit space, 1.2 million square feet all on one level, making it the nation's largest convention center.

In addition to expansive exhibition space, McCormick Place also features:

  • 173 meeting rooms offering 600,000 square feet of space
  • 4 ballrooms ranging from 21,000 to 100,000 square feet
  • Assembly seating for 18,000 people
  • 4,249 seat theater (Arie Crown)
  • 3 theaters seating 300 each
  • Ceiling heights up to 50 feet
  • Easy access and 6,000 parking spaces

The entire McCormick Place campus is linked by dramatic pedestrian promenades and sky bridges, containing retail shops and other visitor amenities.

Download a PDF of the entire facility floor plans (2.5MB)

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Enjoy Free WiFi with High Speed Internet throughout hotel

Downtown Location

Walking distance to Restaurants, Shopping, and a variety of Chicago's most notable attractions including the Magnificent Mile, 360 Chicago Observatory, Navy Pier, the Chicago Theatre and Oriental Theatre. You'll also find us only three miles away from Lincoln Park Zoo, Shedd Aquarium, the Field Museum of Natural History, Adler Planetarium and Soldier Field.

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Valet Parking available. Fees vary on times.

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Pet Friendly rooms available for Free and Kids always stay Free.

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