Birmingham, AL Meeting Planning Overview

Birmingham, AL | Meeting Planning Overview

Beauty, Class, Wine, James Beard and the BJCC. Time and again, first time visitors to Birmingham are taken by the beauty of the area. With the foothills of the Appalachians as a backdrop, the city is laid out on lush rolling hills. The story of Birmingham’s role in the long march to civil rights is told at the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, the focal point of the city’s Civil Rights District. Fans of all sports enjoy the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame Museum. And speaking of sports, some of the best golf on earth can be found at Birmingham’s two challenging courses along the state’s Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail. So it is diversity that is this city’s greatest strength and strongest appeal. And it is this city’s charm and amenities that bring delegates back time and again to meet in Birmingham. Since diversity goes beyond cooking and cuisine, so do we.
Fast Facts | Birmingham, AL
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2200 Ninth Avenue N , Birmingham, AL 35203-1100
GSF Exhibit Space Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex 220,000
Meeting Space, Square Feet Sheraton Birmingham Hotel170,000
Largest Ballroom, Square Feet Sheraton Birmingham Hotel25,000
Sleeping Rooms in largest hotel Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex770
Hotel adjacent to convention facility: Yes
Hotel rooms within one mile of convention center: 1,250
Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport
Miles to downtown 6
Cities with non-stop flights24
International cities with direct flights0
Additional Cities in the Surrounding Area
All areas of Jefferson County, Alabama including the cities of Birmingham, Bessemer, Fairfield, Fultondale, Gardendale, Homewood, Hoover, Irondale, Leeds, Mountain Brook, Trussville, and Vestavia Hills
Type of Destination Experience:
College Town, Urban