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Trade Shows

Whether a private trade show for your customers, special interest consumer shows like comic book & collectibles shows, art fairs. or public events like the annual Home & Garden or Toledo Auto Dealers’ Show, Glass City Center is the perfect venue.

Our expo hall has 75,000 sq. ft. of column-free space with 32 ft. ceiling OR three 25,000 sq. ft. halls, each with separate entrance.

Main Hall Features:
  • a 32 ft. registration counter
  • 7 ticket windows
  • ADA compliant access & services
  • Weather-protected loading docks
  • 2 drive-onto-the-floor service doors facilitate set-up & teardown

Available Main Hall Utilities include:

  • Electricity (120-208V & 277-480V floor outlets)
  • Water & drainage,
  • Natural gas
  • Compressed air
  • Telephone landline outlets.



Glass City Center is an official TicketMaster® venue. Our Box Office can provide a full-service ticketing system for all public events.

Benefits of TicketMaster®:
  • Safely manage and track all ticket revenue and revenue settlement immediately after show/event
  • Easily tracked reports on attendance, ticket revenue, tickets sold vs. tickets scanned, and allows the use of mobile scanning
  • Purchase reports and contact information from all online ticket purchases
  • Ability to offer exclusive packages, VIP Pricing, or discounts
  • Utilize Ticketmaster E-blast with special offers to increase ticket sales
  • Ticketmaster links for website content and social media


Glass City Center would be delighted to help you create a successful, memorable event.

For information on bookings and availability, please contact Carol Dupuis or Emily Overmyer.

Carol Dupuis
Director of Sales

Emily Overmyer
Sales Manager

You may also click the "Send Me Information" option below.

Our Preferred Vendor

Markey's is a comprehensive event technology company who provides rental & staging for live events, in-house support services for convention centers and hotels, on-site corporate services, production services, computer rental and creative services.


AVI FoodSystems Inc. is our exclusive on-site food and beverage caterer-partner for Glass City Center. Whether a small continental breakfast or fully catered meal for up to 3,000, AVI has the experience and expertise to make it great. Their award-winning cuisine can make your event that much more successful and memorable.

AVI's mission: to provide the highest quality, most innovative, imaginative food service in the industry. Formed in 1960, AVI is the largest independently owned and operated food service company in the U.S.

AVI Catering: Passion is at the heart of every meal we cater. Trust that our team will pay attention to every detail and deliver excellence with each and every dish. Personalized catering and exclusive packages available.

AVI Concessions: Concession stands will be operated by AVI. Glass City Center does not allow outside food or beverages to be carried into or sold at the Center. Exception to this rule is the sale or sampling of food by show exhibitors.

For more information about food & beverage, please contact:

Bridget Timbrook
AVI Catering Sales Manager

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