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Lexington Convention Center

Address: 430 W. Vine St., Lexington, KY 40507
Phone Number: (850) 233-4567
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Ranked #31 of 124 things to do in Lexington
Type: Convention centers, Traveler Resources
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Manhattan, Kansas
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49 reviews 49 reviews
16 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

The staff and facilities were fantastic. Pricing was reasonable and the staff was very attentive to all of my needs. I was there for a week and an escalator going up to the second and third floor was broken every day I was there. It was really quite embarrassing for the facility. For such a nice place, some attention to... More 

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Georgetown, Kentucky
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Every September Scarefest is held here, a horror and comic convention. It's a great venue that celebrity guests, convention goers, and vendors enjoy for easy of access and size. Big enough to be big but small enough to be intimate. There is a food court attached to the center and shops as well. Not a lot of selection in the... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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77 reviews 77 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

I went to my husbands office Christmas party in one of the ballrooms. The buffet was decent. The food could have been better quality. The beef was fatty and not pleasant to eat. Green beans average, pasta decent. Chicken was ok, but having stuffing inside wasn't what I want right after Thanksgiving. Maybe procuito and cheese would be a better... More 

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Georgia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

I had a business meeting here. The facility is very nice, but I didn't see any recycling bins for paper, bottles, or cans. On the first day there was no water in the meeting rooms and not that many drinking fountains. They did correct that and there was water on the days following. I am not sure where the food... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

With all the people over the weekend they still managed to keep it cool yet comfy the whole weekend during Scarefest. Thanks

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Cool Ridge, West Virginia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We went here for an Event this past weekend....Its a Mall...And a Convention Space & the.Food Court has a nice selection...Mr Kans Chinese Food is Good....I ordered Sesame Chicken, egg roll & fried rice...Very Tasty Except rice, not so much...little dry....But then went onto the shops...Wonderful Kentucky Chocolate Shop....Mmmm...And the Rupp arena is attached to it...Also the Hyatt & the... More 

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Conway, Arkansas, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Very nice convention center. Great setup, a LOT of restaurant choices. be advised to get good info if there will be different activities in different ballrooms could be a tad hard to find your way around. Very nice place. Was here for Scarefest 2014. Awesome event.

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West Salem, Illinois
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Easy to find parking, and the little shops inside of the Center are very cute. Rupp Arena is part of the Center so don't let your GPS throw you off.

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Tuscola, Illinois
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68 reviews 68 reviews
19 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

The Lexington Convention Center is located between the Hyatt and Rupp Arena and takes advantage of its location well and offers a lot to its neighbors as well. The center has separate areas for small meetings, shops and for larger conventions. The convention halls are quite large and as it the case with most other venues can be made larger... More 

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Manhattan, Kansas
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49 reviews 49 reviews
16 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Appears to be a well run venue. Staff is very courteous and the facility is immaculate. It can be a little noisy with the center of the convention center open on three floors.

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