Located in the heart of a vibrant downtown on the shores of Lake Erie, the new Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland includes 225,000 gross square feet of Class A exhibit space divisible into three exhibition halls, 35 meeting rooms, expansive truck loading dock, and a 32,000-square-foot, column-free ballroom with spectacular views of Cleveland’s lakefront.

The Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland features 90-foot spacing between columns, 30-foot-high ceilings, and an expansive truck dock with 17 full truck bays, a semi-truck turnaround, and direct access onto the exhibition hall floor. On the concourse level, convention attendees can register for events, attend breakout sessions in meeting room spaces, and access the exhibition hall floor.

More than 20 meeting rooms and the 32,000-square- foot Grand Ballroom are just steps away from the exhibit hall floor.

The adjacent Global Center for Health Innovation is the only facility in the world that displays the future of health and healthcare presented on four themed floors. The Global Center will serve health and health care innovation, technology, education and commerce through state-of-the-art spaces, programs and virtual offerings. The Global Center also contains an 11,000-square-foot, column-free junior ballroom, suitable for meetings, presentations and dining.

The Global Center also features the popular Au Bon Pain cafe, featuring authentic artisan breads and scrumptious pastries to inspired menus filled with savory sandwiches, soups, salads and entrees.

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Facility Specifications

  • Main Exhibition Hall

    • 225,000 square feet of Class A exhibit space
    • 90-foot column spacing
    • 30-foot clear ceiling height
    • Ability to divide into three distinct halls
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  • Convention & Conference Facilities

    • More than 50,000 square feet of state-of-the-art, flexible meeting rooms
    • 30 meeting rooms, ranging in size from small to large groups
    • Wireless connectivity
    • Multi-site video conferencing
    • High-definition display systems

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  • Grand Ballroom

    • 32,000 square feet
    • Free of columns
    • Floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking Lake Erie
    • Dining capacity for groups up to 1,700
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  • Global Center Ballroom

    • 11,000 square-foot ballroom 
    • 8,000 square-foot Atrium
    • Free of columns
    • Floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking an outdoor patio
    • Dining capacity for groups up to 300
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Food & Beverage

Our exclusive caterer, Levy, takes great pride in handling every detail, providing the utmost in quality, flavor, presentation and variety, while consistently exceeding expectations. Guests at the Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland – from a cocktail reception in our spacious, glass-enclosed Atrium to a multi-course dinner in the expansive Grand Ballroom to an all-day corporate meeting – will benefit from a broad range of menu options and a knowledgeable, experienced staff dedicated to impressing our guests. Our unique menus and presentations add elegant touches to every event.

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Phone: 216.928.1518
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Public Auditorium

Public Auditorium is a downtown Cleveland landmark, connected to the new Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland. The performing arts area of Public Auditorium was constructed in the grand opera tradition and features a registration lobby, a 10,000-seat auditorium, 3,000-seat Cleveland Music Hall and 600-seat Little Theater with an additional 15 meeting rooms. 

Hilton Cleveland Downtown

Directly connected to the Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland, the Hilton Cleveland Downtown offers 600 rooms and over 46,000 square feet of function space. This broad space includes a 20,778 square-foot Grand Ballroom, 15,729 square-foot Junior Ballroom, and nine meeting rooms featuring beautiful lakefront views.
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