Providence, RI Meeting Planning Overview

Providence, RI | Meeting Planning Overview

Innovative and eclectic restaurants, a vibrant arts and culture scene, and beautifully preserved historic architecture combine to make Providence, Rhode Island a destination for inspiration. Known as the “Creative Capital,” Providence was named one of the “52 Places (in the World) to Go in 2016” by The New York Times. The Rhode Island Convention & Entertainment Complex lies in the heart of Providence and includes the Rhode Island Convention Center (RICC), the Dunkin’ Donuts Center (the Dunk) and the Veterans Memorial Auditorium. Some of the country’s top schools call Providence home, including Ivy League Brown University, the world-renowned Rhode Island School of Design, and Johnson & Wales University, a leading culinary educator.
Fast Facts | Providence, RI
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10 Memorial Blvd., Providence, RI 02903
GSF Exhibit Space Rhode Island Convention Center 100,000
Meeting Space, Square Feet Rhode Island Convention Center36,768
Largest Ballroom, Square Feet Rhode Island Convention Center20,000
Sleeping Rooms in largest hotel Rhode Island Convention Center1,500
Hotel adjacent to convention facility: Yes
Hotel rooms within one mile of convention center: 2,164
Green Airport (PVD)
Miles to downtown 8
Cities with non-stop flights25
International cities with direct flights1
Additional Cities in the Surrounding Area
Rhode Island
Type of Destination Experience:
Capital City, College Town, Historic, Urban