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Overland Park Convention Center

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Address: 6000 College Boulevard, Overland Park, KS 66211
Phone Number: +1 913-339-3000
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Overland Park Convention Center opened in November of 2002 on a 26-acre...

Overland Park Convention Center opened in November of 2002 on a 26-acre site in the heart of Overland Park, the largest suburban city in the Kansas City metropolitan area and the second largest city in Kansas. Adorned with over sixty original works of art and equipped with state-of-the-art communications systems, the 254,000 square foot complex features a 60,000 sq. Ft. Exhibit hall that connects to the 25,000 sq. Ft. Edwin C. Eilert Ballroom and 15,000 sq. Ft. Of meeting room space. Natural light radiates throughout the unusually spacious (44,000 sq. Ft.) Pre-function and registration areas.

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Great venue for dance competition

Plenty of private and secure dressing rooms with easy access to the stages. Very clean and safe. It was big, but makes good use of all the space. I suggest parking in the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Jenni R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Plenty of private and secure dressing rooms with easy access to the stages. Very clean and safe. It was big, but makes good use of all the space. I suggest parking in the covered lot under the center. It's pretty hot in June.

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Independence, Missouri, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful facility and very convenient to attend any event. Drive right up, free parking, and totally clean and well maintained property.

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Thank Pbaglaw
Chicago, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

We went there of the NPC Figure and Fitness show June of 2016. They had a decent concession stand and bar set up inside the event. Their ATM was down for approx 1 hour, they had someone in there quick to fix. Great job

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Thank Rotm S
Britaney W, Manager at Overland Park Convention Center, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your time at the NPC Figure and Fitness show. We appreciate the positive feedback to our space--we are continuously working to make everyone's experience at the Overland Park Convention Center a positive one. More 

Wayne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Absolutely beautiful. Very clean surroundings. Wonderful place to bring the family, either for a casual visit, to be used as a business meeting or classes.

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Thank StoryWayne
Britaney W, Manager at Overland Park Convention Center, responded to this review

We love, that you love our facility! Thank you for the positive review and please come visit us again. More 

Overland Park, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

For several years my company has been hosting career fairs in the larger expo rooms. My daughter has attended employee appreciation dinners with the hospital where she is a nurse. I live close by and always notice when some big event, convention or trade show is going on there. There are numerous large meeting rooms available, plenty of open air... More 

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Thank Kristy F
Overland Park, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

The Overland Park Convention Center is a jewel for the City. Not only very professional but the art throughout the building is amazing.

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Thank RoadCaptainRoss
Kansas City
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

Took 2 classes in this facility for Johnson County Codes. Good seating, lighting and sound were excellent. The restrooms were large and well taken care of. Plenty of free parking.

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Thank skipsaundra
Lee's Summit, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

We had our company holiday party here for the first time and it was awesome. The staff was very helpful in getting everything setup. They even provided us with the centerpieces, coordinated the table cloths to match our corporate colors. Everything was top notch. The food was unbelievably good, like eating at a 5 star restaurant! It was also very... More 

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Thank amydriver77
Terre Haute, Indiana
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

Went for another amazing year of Naka-kon! It was pretty fun especially the RAVE with Greg, so kool! Nothin major happened except my friends and i fell sick like 2 days into the con, dunno if its Con Funk , ut we never had this before. Hotel was pleased to address the problem and have a crew check out the... More 

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Thank Leeolie C
California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

This is a great place to host a venue due to a variety of reasons. Parking is free and plentiful, including a covered lot. The center is surrounded by multiple lodging options so after a long day at the convention center, it's just a quick walk or drive back. Also, last but not least, the convention center itself is quite... More 

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Britaney W, Manager at Overland Park Convention Center, responded to this review

Thank you for posting a review highlighting our facility. We appreciate the positive feedback and are glad to hear that you enjoyed your time at the Overland Park Convention Center. More 

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