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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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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Lots of walking but very nice!

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

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Boca Raton, Florida
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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36 reviews 36 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

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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48 reviews 48 reviews
9 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

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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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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28 helpful votes 28 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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7 reviews 7 reviews
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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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Charlotte, North Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

PARKING: First, in order to find out the rates at the NASCAR Hall adjoining the center one must drive in and commit to a $3 charge just to see the sign. THEN, it is double the adjoining parking lots. Had the one just north of the center not had a BROKEN ATM and BROKEN processing unit we would not have... More 

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Las Vegas
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28 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Spent a week at the Charlotte Conference Center. Very nice lay out, very helpful staff and comfortable classrooms. Due to the conference center being located next to our hotel, it was very convenient to go back and forth and to find good food.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

I've been in this convention center twice. It is always a great place for meetings... Organized, clean and easy to acess

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Additional Information about Charlotte Convention Center

Address: Address: 501 S. College St., Charlotte, NC 28202
Phone Number: 704.339.6000
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte>  > Second Ward
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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