The Emerald Coast Convention Center offers Florida’s warmest welcome to events and meetings of all types and sizes.


Our modern facility provides a total of 35,000 sq. ft. of multiuse space. This includes 12 distinct meeting rooms, ranging from 450 to 10,800 sq. ft., combined to create a 21,000 sq. ft. free expanse Emerald Grand Ballroom. All spaces can be configured to meet your event specifications. Spacious loading docks and direct room access allow easy setup and breakdown. Our team is available at every step to answer questions, offer assistance and quickly fulfill your requests with unlimited pre-event coordination.


On-site catering and AV departments make planning your event at the Emerald Coast Convention Center convenient and easy with one responsive team for all your needs.


You’ll have peace of mind knowing that an event coordinator, operations representative and security officer are available at all times during your event. You’ll also have immediate contact with the team via two-way radio. Attendees will enjoy both accommodations and restaurants within walking distance.


Please see our list of complimentary amenities below. Contact us for additional details. Whether you’re planning a tradeshow, performance, competition or corporate banquet, the Emerald Coast Convention Center is the ideal venue.


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

  • Meetings/presentations
  • 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
  • A limited number of tables and chairs appropriate for event set (does not include vendor or display tables)
  • A podium 
  • 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 fees, saving you up to 25%.