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Religious Event Space in Destin-Fort Walton Beach Convention Center

Find Inspiration and Build Fellowship

At the Destin-Fort Walton Beach Convention Center, we know that religious events are an important part of building community and fellowship. Our expert staff will ensure that all of the details of your event are taken care of, so you can focus on what matters.

Religious Event Space and Services

With many customizable rooms, the convention center can be arranged to your specifications. Our 21,200-square-foot Grand Ballroom is perfect for a large worship setting where you can seat more than 2,300 people. Smaller meeting rooms for youth seminars or Sunday school rooms may also be customized to meet your needs.

The services our team provides will ensure that your religious event has the impact you want. We offer exclusive on-site catering of food and beverage, ample outdoor space — including Bayview Plaza, a 30,000-square-foot outdoor space overlooking Choctawhatchee Bay, outdoor terraces for your guests to breathe in the sea air, and more. Our advanced audiovisual and production expertise makes for truly remarkable worship settings. Various stages and risers may be configured to suit your needs and help deliver your message.

Destin-Fort Walton Beach, Florida is the ideal place to host your next religious gathering. There are dozens of lodging options to fit any budget, including area hotels and condo rentals. And, with various local nonprofit organizations, there are ample opportunities for volunteers to take on mission projects during their stay.

Plan Your Next Religious Event Today

Contact our team at 850-609-3800 to schedule your next religious event. Our team is available to answer questions and offer assistance with unlimited religious event coordination.

Religious Event Features

Room Features

  • Choral risers and microphones available for choirs


Technology Features

  • 100-amp three-phase and separate 200-amp three-phase services available to provide separate feeds for audio and lighting
  • Advanced audiovisual production and broadcast-quality audio to help you deliver an impactful message
  • Custom faith-based logo gobos available
  • Line-of-sight hearing-impaired devices and wheelchair seating for attendees who need them
  • Custom logo projection available



  • Glorious beach settings nearby for sunset or sunrise services
  • Exclusive in-house catering available for all your needs
  • Outdoor areas available for recreational activities
  • Dressing rooms available for performers and entertainers



  • Shuttle service from area hotels may be arranged for your attendees
  • Coordination with security/EMS/fire to ensure the safety of all attendees


Complimentary Amenities, Equipment and Services

The following are provided free of charge with all meeting room rentals.

Event Planning Services

  • Complete pre-event planning and coordination
  • Assistance selecting area accommodations
  • Room setup diagrams
  • Unlimited client coordination meetings


On-Site Amenities, Equipment and Services

  • On-site event coordinator and support staff
  • Wi-Fi internet access
  • Parking including covered and open air with elevator access
  • Directional signage
  • Two (2) dressed tables
  • Tables and chairs for event set (not including vendor/trade show tables)
  • 8-by-16-foot riser
  • PA package with a microphone, mixer, and one house sound patch


Advertising Services

  • Marquee
  • Internal signs
  • Website calendar and corresponding social media post