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Address: 2371 Carl D Silver Pkwy, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Phone Number: +1 540-548-5555
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

The Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center is a 120,000 square foot...

The Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center is a 120,000 square foot multi-use facility. From tradeshows, conferences and conventions to banquets, weddings, proms and concerts: if you dream it, we can host it.Fredericksburg, Virginia is halfway between Metropolitan D.C. and Richmond, Virginia.The facility is located on the I-95 corridor, convenient for attendees traveling both north and southbound.Dulles International, Ronald Reagan Washington National and Richmond International airports are within an hour drive of the Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center.The Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center is situated in Central Park, a 2.4 million square foot area full of more than 200 retailers, entertainment and dining options.The Hilton Garden Inn (148 rooms), Homewood Suites (124 rooms) and Hampton Inn and Suites (121 rooms) are all located directly next to the Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center. Fredericksburg offers 1,000 plus hotel rooms.Located just five minutes from the history and charm of Historic Old Town Fredericksburg.The Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center is a full service facility, offering everything including security, audio-visual equipment, event coordination, decorating and food and beverage all onsite to ensure a successful event.Event coordinators are available to help you plan every detail.Experienced staff dedicated to providing friendly and courteous service.

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Nice place for BIG event

I have gone to MANY events at the Fredericksburg Expo. It is a large venue that can accommodate lots of people. Many people also have dances there, too. The food there is pretty... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 12, 2016
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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Stafford, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I come here frequently to attend different "shows". Parking is usually the biggest headache at large shows but the parking lot here is huge and there is plenty of overflow. The vendor area inside is very well lit and depending on the show layout there is plenty of room to move around. Thousands of people didn't seem crowded at the... More 

Thank Don1987
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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29 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

I have gone to MANY events at the Fredericksburg Expo. It is a large venue that can accommodate lots of people. Many people also have dances there, too. The food there is pretty good but not as good as the Fredericksburg Hospitality House.

Thank WillHinn5
South Riding, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

Work function held here and room was clean and set up was very well done. Walking distance to Hampton Inn.

Thank Richard D
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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45 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 11, 2016

This was my third visit to the SGK Show Fredericksburg Expo and Conference Center. The vendors were knowledgeable, products were great, and offered additional firearm classes on-site. Great experience overall!

Thank Tallman191
Woodbridge, Virginia
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121 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

I have been to many events here! Gun Shows, Outdoor Shows, Home and Garden... It is your pretty basic Expo with concrete floors, bathrooms in the back, and a small concessions. I always dress warm in the Winter but it can get a little warm inside with all the people so good to layer up! Staff have always been pleasant!

Thank Scott H
Gainesville, Virginia
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117 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 28, 2016

Visited here for the Boat show and recently for the RV show. The Expo is easy to get to, always very clean and the staff managing/working these events are always pleasurable. We love coming here and seeing what is being offered and support the local community. Can't wait for the upcoming shows like the soon to be, Gun Show.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 26, 2016 via mobile

Good location away from some of the hustle and bustle of locations further north. Plenty of free parking. Easy access off of I 95.

Thank MaryandBobontheroad
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2016

I have gone there for a few different types of shows and enjoyed them. If you can you will save a lot of time pre-buying the tickets to any event there. We were so excited when we got to got to the front of the block long line…It was simple to do.

Thank Fran C
Fredericksburg, VA
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 23, 2015

It is a typical conference in the fact that it is big open space. It is built like a large warehouse thin walls, high ceilings, and a cheap roof. It is EXTREMELY loud in here. It is beginning to show it age and it looks like it needs some maintenance. But it does a good job of staying routinely booked... More 

Thank forangela
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2015

Have been in here for guns shows, political rally's and Home and garden shows. Nice layout and clean facilities. Small food court with a variety of foods. Easily accessible to the ongoing events and has tables to sit for a quick meal. Large parking lot with several flow over areas.

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