Top 10 Reasons to Meet in Raleigh

LIVE IT UP!

Your attendees will discover what Forbes, Kiplinger’s, Esquire, Money and Rolling Stone have already found out: Raleigh is an award-winning city in which to work, play and visit.

EASE OF ACCESS

Increase your meeting attendance with our newly-renovated RDU International Airport and a great selection of low-cost flights.

UNIQUE PARTNERSHIPS

Make the most of your organization's budget by making connections with the world-class research, science and technology companies that call the Raleigh area home.

UNCONVENTIONAL CENTER

Your team will be amazed at the endless amenities and startling views of our Silver LEED-Certified Raleigh Convention Center, an architectural gem of the Southeast.

THE SCENERY

Raleigh's lush greenways, walking paths and golf courses are great ways to relax, and the coast, Blue Ridge Mountains and Pinehurst will make perfect pre- or post-meeting trips.

AREA EXPERTS

Give your conference an intellectual boost by drawing on the world-renowned professors and research scientists from the 10 universities and colleges in our area.

OFF THE CLOCK/ON THE TOWN

A thriving downtown packed with over 125 eateries and pubs, 40 unique galleries and four museums will enliven any and all of your attendees downtime.

STAY CLOSE

Choose from two upscale hotels, the 400-room Raleigh Marriott City Center, connected to the Raleigh Convention Center, and the 353-room Sheraton Raleigh Hotel, which is just steps away.

BRAIN POWER

Tap into the nation's third-highest concentration of college degrees and let your organization’s great minds meet an area full of them.

THE TIME IS NOW

The destination has undergone more than three billion dollars in development and renovations. There is simply no better place, and no better time, to bring your convention to N.C.’s capital city area.

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Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau

421 Fayetteville St., Ste. 1505  
Raleigh, NC 27601   1.800.849.8499

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