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Charlotte Convention Center

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Address: 501 S. College St., Charlotte, NC 28202
Phone Number: 704.339.6000
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Convention Convienent

Easy to access, with a nice parking garage. food is available on site during events and facitlities are nice and up to date. Near other downtown restaurants and attractions.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 13, 2015
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Columbia, South Carolina
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Columbia, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Easy to access, with a nice parking garage. food is available on site during events and facitlities are nice and up to date. Near other downtown restaurants and attractions.

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Cornelius NC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

For the past 8 years, have been here probably 11-12 venues. All have been great, good faciliies etc. Real reviews should be for the organizers as opposed to the physical faciliyt

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

I have been to a dozen events at the Charlotte Convention Center and always have a good time there. Parking is easy, food is reasonable and the layout of the venue is easy walking. No shortage of quality restaurants and hotels nearby

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Charlotte's Convention Center has ALMOST everything it needs-- It's an attractive architectural feature in Uptown Charlotte, has ample meeting space, a great food court for visitors and knowledgeable, friendly staff. The only thing missing is an attached hotel. If you're in Charlotte for a conference, trade show or convention, I hope your meeting space is at the Charlotte Convention Center.... More 

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Boca Raton, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

loved the escalators at every turn, restrooms clean, (would be nice to have one near the entrance), staff friendly and helpful, meeting rooms very well airconditioned

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Charlotte
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I have been at the Charlotte convention Center many, many times for all kinds of meetings, seminars and trade shows. The place is very modern, clean and well arranged. The are several good food places inside. If you are planning or attending a show at this place, you will not be disappointed.....unless the seminar or the lecture was bad. LOL

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

We recently attended Heroes Con and thought the convention center was pretty nice. The con wasn't nearly as crowded as some that we have attended but the line out the door to buy tickets in the morning was pretty ridiculous. I'm glad we bought passes ahead of time. The most disappointing aspect was the limited food options with huge lines.... More 

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Gainesville, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

I've been to a few convention centers, but I've never enjoyed one as much as Charlotte's. I had the pleasure of attending HeroesCon this year and I was so very impressed. They were extremely well organized, the lanes were spacious so I didn't feel crowded, the entire are was neat (including the bathrooms), and maybe it's just the natural acoustics... More 

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Independence, Kentucky
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Liked--different dining options, kept the AC cranked in the heat of summer so we weren't too hot. Disliked--no convention parking so you're stuck finding parking in downtown Charlotte, which is not an easy or affordable feat.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

The Charlotte Convention Center is very clean. The rooms are large and kept fairly cool, so I would recommend bringing a sweater or hoodie to wear while inside. There is a food court and a Starbucks. Prices at Starbucks were surprisingly not overpriced, they were pretty average compared to other Starbucks.

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