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Conferences & Conventions

GLASS CITY CENTER is a world-class conference, convention and meeting venue located in vibrant downtown Toledo. We have what you need to make your convention, meeting or conference a memorable event.

Our main expo hall has 75,000 square feet of column-free space with 32 ft. ceiling or three 25,000 sq. ft. halls, each with separate entrance. In addition, we have an executive conference room for 16 and 25 private meeting rooms that seat 40-400 in whatever layout you desire.

GLASS CITY CENTER features ADA Compliant access & services and First Aid Station. Our 25 meeting rooms offer the latest technology, AV capabilities and CAT 6 wiring with enhanced Wi-Fi, perfect for webinars, Zoom™ and Skype® conferences.

Our state-of-the-art 16,000 sq. ft. ballroom is also available for special presentations, training sessions, dinners, music and other entertainment. Call 419-255-3300 to learn more.


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  • An elegant, fully carpeted 16,000 sq. ft. ballroom with 25' ceilings
  • Comfortable banquet seating for up to 900
  • Divisible into three 5,000 sq. ft. segments for meetings, conferences, training sessions and events up to 300+
  • Contemporary sound system, room for stage and dance floor
  • Wonderful pre-function gathering outside of new ballroom
  • Terrace views overlooking the Mud Hens ballpark
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  • Comfortable 15,000 sq. ft. main lobby
  • Can be 25,000, 50,000, or 75,000 sq. ft. with seperate entrance
  • Wide open column free space with 32 ft. ceiling
  • Weather-protected, covered loading docks
  • Two drive-on-to-the-floor service doors
  • 40 ft. long registration counter
  • Public Restrooms
  • ADA compliant access & services
  • Wi-Fi
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  • 25 Private Meeting Rooms
  • Executive conference room for 16
  • Other rooms for 40-400
  • Banquet, Theatre, or Classroom Set
  • All fully carpeted
  • Individually climate-controlled
  • Ceiling height: 13-feet
  • CAT 6 wiring with enhanced Wi-Fi capability
  • Full audiovisual capabilities
  • Perfect for webinars, Zoom™ and Skype® conferences
  • Pressrooms available



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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