The perfect environment to build fellowship.


A religious event is an opportunity to build fellowship. With our dedication to surpass your needs, we provide the ideal location. Worship services seating more than 2,300, along with advanced audiovisual and production expertise, will create an amazing worship setting. Various stages and risers can be configured to suit your needs and will help deliver an impactful message. More than 114 area religious organizations, churches, temples, and synagogues call the Emerald Coast home.


Please see our additional religious event enhancements, and then contact our sales team at 850-609-3800 to schedule your next event!



“The staff was very responsive to our needs on the day of the event. It was a very good experience. I would recommend the facility to others.”

— Lisa Kirnik, Diocese of Pensacola-Tallahassee


“Thanks for making our Commitment Sunday worship and banquet very restful. We enjoyed not having to clean up!”

— Wendy Ward, First Baptist Church of Mary Esther

“Thank you for having one of the best facility staffs in the country!”

— Mr. Brian Bone, Georgia Baptist Youth Ministries



Services the Emerald Coast Convention Center can arrange to make planning easier:


  • Baby grand piano for church choirs
  • 100-amp, three-phase and separate 200-amp, three-phase services available to provide separate feeds for audio and lighting
  • Screens of various sizes are available for worship service lyrics
  • Choral risers and choral microphones available for choirs
  • Glorious beach settings for sunset or sunrise services
  • Area hotels and condos to fit any budget
  • Banquet space and in-house catering company can feed up to 2,000 people
  • Advanced audiovisual production and broadcast-quality audio to help you deliver an impactful message
  • Custom faith-based logo gobos
  • High chair and baby crib rental for attending families
  • 114 area religious organizations, churches, temples, and synagogues call the Emerald Coast home
  • More than 75 local nonprofit organizations anxious for volunteers to take on various mission projects during their stay along the Emerald Coast
  • Shuttle service from area hotels can be arranged for your attendees
  • Smaller meeting rooms available for youth seminar rooms, Sunday school rooms, and much more
  • Parking lot available for recreational activities, such as basketball
  • Outdoor lawn area available for recreational activities, such as volleyball, soccer and more
  • Line-of-sight hearing-impaired devices and wheelchair seating for attendees who need them
  • Dressing room use for performers and entertainers
  • Coordination with security/EMS/fire to ensure the safety of all attendees


The following amenities are free of charge with all meeting room rentals:

  • Complimentary Wireless Internet access
  • Complete pre-event coordination, including assistance with submitting RFPs for area accommodations
  • Room setup diagrams using Meeting MatrixImageCertified Room Layouts
  • Box office usage
  • Dressing rooms
  • Parking
  • Unlimited client coordination meetings
  • Two dressed tables
  • Tables and chairs for room setup (does not include vendor or display tables)
  • An 8' x 16' riser
  • A podium with stationary gooseneck microphone
  • On-site event coordinator and support staff
  • Marquee advertising services
  • LCD panel advertising services
  • Web site advertising services
  • In-house directional signage


The Emerald Coast Convention Center does not impose a service charge on top of AV, personnel or equipment rental items, saving you up to 25%.


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