Meet Kansas City, Missouri

Meet Kansas City Missouri

Around KC, it’s anything but business as usual. Get up close and personal with Kansas City’s $6 billion revitalized downtown—including a shining eight-block entertainment district, new LEED-certified Silver Grand Ballroom, stunning art galleries, performance venues and more. Get to know a whole new Kansas City, plus meeting incentives and more at


Meeting Space

Encompassing more than 800,000 square feet, the Kansas City Convention & Entertainment Facilities can serve all your meeting needs under one roof with 388,800 square feet of contiguous column-free exhibit space, another 55,000 square feet of space on two levels, a 2,400-seat fine arts theater and a renovated 10,700-seat arena.


What’s New

One of America’s largest green ballrooms—the 46,484-square-foot Grand Ballroom—is certified LEED Silver, boasting waterless plumbing, energy-efficient heating & cooling and one of the most sophisticated lighting systems in the world. That’s enough to make other cities turn green with envy.



The Kansas City CVA offers a menu of resources to help in the promotion, planning and implementation of your event—with many services provided free of charge. Let the KCCVA help you market your event with customized attendance-builders, targeted e-mail campaigns and comprehensive micro-sites.


Getting There

Kansas City International Airport, 18 miles north of downtown, was ranked #1 among mid-sized airports by J.D. Power & Associates for overall passenger satisfaction. All major U.S. air carriers serve KCI, which offers more than 400 daily flights with nonstop service to more than 70 cities.


More about KC:

  • KC is the most centrally located major metropolitan area in the country.
  • Almost 3,500 hotel rooms are available downtown, and nearly 2,000 are conveniently located within three blocks of the convention center.
  • Earlier this year, Saveur called KC “America’s next great culinary destination.”
  • Nicknamed the City of Fountains, Kansas City has more than 200 sprinkled throughout the metro.

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