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Raleigh Convention Center (Temporarily Closed to the Public)

  • Address: 500 S. Salisbury St., Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Area: Downtown Raleigh
  • Phone: 919.996.8500

About

Raleigh Convention Center (RCC; city owned and operated) is home to over 500,000 square feet of space that includes 20 versatile meeting rooms, a grand 32,000-square-foot ballroom, a mezzanine and a sweeping 150,000-square-foot exhibit hall.

Amenities:

  • Over six public parking garages in close proximity to the RCC
  • Permanent and portable concession stands
  • 27 public restrooms
  • Escalators and elevators throughout the building
  • Full-service catering provided by Centerplate

Tech specifications:

  • Eight-port switch
  • Wired Internet, shared and dedicated bandwidth with one static public IP address
  • Vendors: multi-carrier fiber to the facility from Celito Fiber, AT&T, Century Link and Spectrum over diverse paths for reliability

Network:

  • Multi-carrier fiber to the facility from Celito Fiber, AT&T, Century Link and Spectrum over diverse paths for reliability
  • Multi-gigabit Internet service availability
  • Single and multi-mode fiber distribution within the convention center
  • Cat 6 network cable to all locations in the convention center
  • Cisco wireless system in the convention center with 160+ access points and redundant controllers
  • Cisco Nexus dual core switching with dual uplinks from each data closet
  • In-house networking staff
  • Flexibility to build out custom networks to meet client needs

Telephone/other:

  • Telephone line (with or without handset)
  • Digital conference phone
  • Compressed air, water, or drain service

  • About

    Raleigh Convention Center (RCC; city owned and operated) is home to over 500,000 square feet of space that includes 20 versatile meeting rooms, a grand 32,000-square-foot ballroom, a mezzanine and a sweeping 150,000-square-foot exhibit hall.

    Amenities:

    • Over six public parking garages in close proximity to the RCC
    • Permanent and portable concession stands
    • 27 public restrooms
    • Escalators and elevators throughout the building
    • Full-service catering provided by Centerplate

    Tech specifications:

    • Eight-port switch
    • Wired Internet, shared and dedicated bandwidth with one static public IP address
    • Vendors: multi-carrier fiber to the facility from Celito Fiber, AT&T, Century Link and Spectrum over diverse paths for reliability

    Network:

    • Multi-carrier fiber to the facility from Celito Fiber, AT&T, Century Link and Spectrum over diverse paths for reliability
    • Multi-gigabit Internet service availability
    • Single and multi-mode fiber distribution within the convention center
    • Cat 6 network cable to all locations in the convention center
    • Cisco wireless system in the convention center with 160+ access points and redundant controllers
    • Cisco Nexus dual core switching with dual uplinks from each data closet
    • In-house networking staff
    • Flexibility to build out custom networks to meet client needs

    Telephone/other:

    • Telephone line (with or without handset)
    • Digital conference phone
    • Compressed air, water, or drain service

  • Amenities
    General Amenities
    • Elevators Indoor:
    Sports Hosted
    • Basketball:
    • Cheerleading:
    • Gymnastics:
    • Martial Arts:
    • Table Sports:
    • Volleyball:
    • Wrestling:
    General Safe Practices
    • Limited Elevator Occupancy:
    • Reduced Occupancy/Occupancy Limits:
    • Sneeze Guards/Contact Barriers:
    • Social Distance Furniture Configurations:
    • Social Distance Markings/Signage:
    • Social Distancing Guidelines Enforced:
    Personal Protection
    • Health Screening Required-Guest:
    • Health Screening Required-Staff:
    • Masks Required-Guest:
    • Masks Required-Staff:
    Safety Standards and Certifications
    • Count On Me NC:
    • GBAC STAR™ Facility Accreditation:
  • Meeting Facility
    Facility Info
    Meeting Rooms
    • Number of Rooms 41
    • Total Sq. Ft. 500,000
    • Largest Room 146,843
    • Theatre Capacity 15,000
    • Banquet Capacity 12,000
    • Exhibits Space
    • Booths 790
    • Space Notes All capacities listed are maximum room set without staging and with no or minimal AV equipment.
    • Large Floor Plan View/Download File
    • Indoor
    • ABC Permits
    • Alcohol Allowed
    • Band Allowed
    • Chairs Provided
    • AV Equipment
    • Parking Onsite
    • Permanent Stage
    • Tables Provided
    • Wireless in Meeting Space
    • Rental Equipment Available
    • A/V Provider On Site
    • Banquet Facilities
    • Maximum Seating Capacity
    • Meeting Space sq ft 100K – 500K
    • Meeting / Exhibit Space Sq. Ft. 146843
    • Smallest Event Room Seating 30
    Ballroom A
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 10,105
    • Banquet Capacity: 600
    • Booth Capacity: 42
    • Classroom Capacity: 712
    • Theater Capacity: 1,152
    Ballroom AB
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 22,545
    • Banquet Capacity: 1,380
    • Booth Capacity: 101
    • Classroom Capacity: 1,720
    • Theater Capacity: 2,808
    Ballroom ABC
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 32,617
    • Banquet Capacity: 1,960
    • Booth Capacity: 143
    • Classroom Capacity: 2,440
    • Theater Capacity: 3,690
    Ballroom B
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 12,440
    • Banquet Capacity: 700
    • Booth Capacity: 58
    • Classroom Capacity: 720
    • Theater Capacity: 1,440
    Ballroom BC
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 22,512
    • Banquet Capacity: 1,380
    • Booth Capacity: 101
    • Classroom Capacity: 1,728
    • Theater Capacity: 2,550
    Ballroom C
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 10,072
    • Banquet Capacity: 600
    • Booth Capacity: 42
    • Classroom Capacity: 720
    • Theater Capacity: 1,102
    Exhibit Hall BC
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 101,205
    • Banquet Capacity: 6,080
    • Booth Capacity: 528
    • Classroom Capacity: 7,232
    • Theater Capacity: 10,247
    Exhibit Hall A
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 45,638
    • Banquet Capacity: 2,750
    • Booth Capacity: 226
    • Classroom Capacity: 3,268
    • Theater Capacity: 4,801
    Exhibit Hall AB
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 99,907
    • Banquet Capacity: 6,070
    • Booth Capacity: 525
    • Classroom Capacity: 7,264
    • Theater Capacity: 9,322
    Exhibit Hall ABC
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 146,843
    • Banquet Capacity: 8,980
    • Booth Capacity: 773
    • Classroom Capacity: 10,608
    • Theater Capacity: 15,080
    Exhibit Hall B
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 54,269
    • Banquet Capacity: 3,180
    • Booth Capacity: 292
    • Classroom Capacity: 4,144
    • Theater Capacity: 5,859
    Exhibit Hall C
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 46,936
    • Banquet Capacity: 2,870
    • Booth Capacity: 220
    • Classroom Capacity: 3,188
    • Theater Capacity: 4,926
    Main Lobby
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 9,145
    • Banquet Capacity: 380
    • Booth Capacity: 22
    Mezzanine
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 1,120
    • Banquet Capacity: 500
    • Booth Capacity: 31
    North Hallway
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 8,650
    • Banquet Capacity: 210
    • Booth Capacity: 21
    Registration
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 2,665
    • Banquet Capacity: 180
    • Booth Capacity: 12
    Room 201
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 1,424
    • Banquet Capacity: 40
    • Classroom Capacity: 72
    • Theater Capacity: 115
    Room 202
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 776
    • Banquet Capacity: 30
    • Classroom Capacity: 32
    • Theater Capacity: 55
    Room 203
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 814
    • Banquet Capacity: 30
    • Classroom Capacity: 32
    • Theater Capacity: 58
    Room 204
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 795
    • Banquet Capacity: 30
    • Classroom Capacity: 32
    • Theater Capacity: 55
    Room 205
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 826
    • Banquet Capacity: 30
    • Classroom Capacity: 32
    • Theater Capacity: 63
    Room 206
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 1,381
    • Banquet Capacity: 40
    • Classroom Capacity: 68
    • Theater Capacity: 120
    Room 301A
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 1,758
    • Banquet Capacity: 80
    • Classroom Capacity: 140
    • Theater Capacity: 224
    Room 301AB
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 3,495
    • Banquet Capacity: 180
    • Classroom Capacity: 248
    • Theater Capacity: 402
    Room 301B
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 1,737
    • Banquet Capacity: 80
    • Classroom Capacity: 140
    • Theater Capacity: 224
    Room 302A
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 1,847
    • Banquet Capacity: 80
    • Classroom Capacity: 140
    • Theater Capacity: 200
    Room 302AB
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 3,618
    • Banquet Capacity: 200
    • Classroom Capacity: 248
    • Theater Capacity: 402
    Room 302ABC
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 5,367
    • Banquet Capacity: 300
    • Classroom Capacity: 420
    • Theater Capacity: 592
    Room 302ABC
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 5,367
    • Banquet Capacity: 300
    • Classroom Capacity: 420
    • Theater Capacity: 592
    Room 302B
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 1,771
    • Banquet Capacity: 80
    • Classroom Capacity: 140
    • Theater Capacity: 224
    Room 302BC
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 3,520
    • Banquet Capacity: 200
    • Classroom Capacity: 248
    • Theater Capacity: 402
    Room 302C
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 1,749
    • Banquet Capacity: 80
    • Classroom Capacity: 140
    • Theater Capacity: 224
    Room 303
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 1,716
    • Banquet Capacity: 80
    • Classroom Capacity: 114
    • Theater Capacity: 187
    Room 304
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 2,257
    • Banquet Capacity: 120
    • Classroom Capacity: 159
    • Theater Capacity: 242
    Room 305A
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 1,847
    • Banquet Capacity: 80
    • Classroom Capacity: 128
    • Theater Capacity: 211
    Room 305AB
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 3,682
    • Banquet Capacity: 180
    • Classroom Capacity: 261
    • Theater Capacity: 421
    Room 305B
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 1,835
    • Banquet Capacity: 80
    • Classroom Capacity: 128
    • Theater Capacity: 211
    Room 306A
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 1,846
    • Banquet Capacity: 80
    • Classroom Capacity: 140
    • Theater Capacity: 211
    Room 306AB
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 3,692
    • Banquet Capacity: 200
    • Classroom Capacity: 272
    • Theater Capacity: 434
    Room 306ABC
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 5,538
    • Banquet Capacity: 300
    • Classroom Capacity: 426
    • Theater Capacity: 640
    Room 306B
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 1,846
    • Banquet Capacity: 80
    • Classroom Capacity: 140
    • Theater Capacity: 224
    Room 306BC
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 3,692
    • Banquet Capacity: 200
    • Classroom Capacity: 272
    • Theater Capacity: 434
    Room 306C
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 1,846
    • Banquet Capacity: 80
    • Classroom Capacity: 140
    • Theater Capacity: 211
    Room 307
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 701
    • Banquet Capacity: 20
    • Classroom Capacity: 40
    • Theater Capacity: 66
    Room 402
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 3,829
    • Banquet Capacity: 150
    • Classroom Capacity: 217
    • Theater Capacity: 342
    Room 402
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 3,829
    • Banquet Capacity: 150
    • Classroom Capacity: 217
    • Theater Capacity: 342
    South Hallway
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 8,700
    • Banquet Capacity: 180
    • Booth Capacity: 19
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