The Convention Center

With over 148,000 square feet of flexible meeting and exhibit space, the Gatlinburg Convention Center is the perfect place to plan your next meeting.

Why Gatlinburg Convention Center?

It starts with the space. There’s more than 148,000 square feet of flexible meeting space. Additionally, the Convention Center’s central location is convenient and within walking distance to the spectacular fun (restaurants, attractions and lodging) of downtown Gatlinburg.

The Gatlinburg Convention Center has played host to a wide-range of functions such as Product Trade Shows, Dance and Cheerleading Competitions, Religious Conferences, Corporate Functions, and Association Meetings. Whether your gathering is for 60 or 6,000, we will work with you to put on an exceptional event. 


Let Us Help

The Gatlinburg Convention Center team will ensure that your function goes according to plan and stays on budget. Our services are just as exceptional as our facility. In the planning stage, our experienced staff can assist you in locating hotel rooms, setting up site inspections and supplying informational brochures. Our kitchen is fully staffed with an accomplished chef, providing exceptional food, flowers, wine and spirits for groups from 10 to 3,000. Learn More

Want Specifics?

Here’s what you’re getting when you choose the Gatlinburg Convention Center.

  • The Great Hall provides 67,000 square feet of exhibit space, 60,000 square feet of which is free-span with a ceiling height of 30 feet.
  • The Great Hall accommodates 6,000 people, 350 booths and can be divided into three separate halls for smaller events.
  • The W.L. Mills Conference Center adjoining the Convention Center adds an additional 50,000 square feet, including a sparkling 17,000 square foot Ballroom.
  • The Convention Center Gallery area is 38,200 square feet, including 18 meeting rooms, pre-function space, two private parlors and a special VIP/media suite.
  • Winner of ConventionSouth's 2012 and 2013 Readers’ Choice Award as best meeting place in the South.
  • Our town offers more than 12,000 sleeping rooms including full-service and limited-service hotels and motels, condominiums, chalets, cabins and campgrounds.

No matter your preference, Gatlinburg can accommodate your needs and desires. Contact us today to plan your event. 

The Gatlinburg Convention Center is located at 234 Historic Nature Trail
 Gatlinburg, TN  37738.