Featured Events

Jul
24
2014

Carmel Bach Festival

Jul. 19-Aug. 2
The Carmel Bach Festival has a 75-year history of artistic excellence and community…more
Jul
24
2014

Feast of Lanterns

Jul. 23-Jul. 27
For over one hundred years the citizens of Pacific Grove have celebrated its…more
Jul
27
2014

Moss Landing Antique Fair

Jul. 27
Moss Landing becomes the antique capital of the world the last Sunday of July.…more
Aug
2
2014

Salinas Valley Half Marathon

Aug. 2
The Salinas Valley Half Marathon begins at the historic Soledad Mission, established…more
Aug
11
2014

Monterey Auto Week

Aug. 11-Aug. 17
Classic automobiles take over the Monterey Peninsula during Monterey Auto Week and…more
Aug
12
2014

Concours On The Avenue

Aug. 12
Sixth Annual Carmel-By-The-Sea Concours On The Avenue......Carmel's world famous…more
Aug
14
2014

Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

Aug. 14-Aug. 17
The Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion is a cornerstone of Monterey…more
Aug
15
2014

Pacific Grove Concours Auto Rally

Aug. 15
The colorful 20th Annual Pacific Grove Concourse Auto Rally will be held on Friday,…more
Aug
16
2014

Concorso Italiano

Aug. 16
A celebration of Italian style, featuring the most spectacular display of Italian…more
Aug
17
2014

Concours d'Elegance

Aug. 17
This spectacular event exhibits some of the most unique pre-war and post-war cars,…more
Aug
22
2014

Sand City West End Celebration

Aug. 22-Aug. 24
The streets of Sand City come alive for the West End Celebration! Sand City is…more
Aug
23
2014

First City Festival

Aug. 23-Aug. 24
Experience a weekend of music, food, and fresh ocean air at the site of the iconic…more
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Monterey Conference Center

One Portola Plaza , Monterey, CA 93940
Phone  (831) 646-3770
Fax  (831) 646-3777

The Monterey Conference Center inspires innovation and celebration. Set on the spectacular central California coast, the Monterey Conference Center offers breathtaking and intimate settings for any event, from conferences and tradeshows to meetings and special occasions.
The Monterey Conference Center can accommodate groups with as many of 1,700 participants. As a stand-alone facility, the Monterey Conference Center offers 41,000 square feet of flexible meeting and banquet space, featuring a 19,600 square foot exhibit hall, grand ballroom, and a 500-seat theater.
In partnership with its three adjacent hotels, the Monterey Conference Center and Meeting Connection provides 61,000 square feet of meeting, exhibition and banquet space, and 700 deluxe hotel rooms.
Find out why innovators come to the Monterey Conference Center. Make your next event a memorable celebration. Call us today at the Monterey Conference Center.

Facilities
  • ADA-compliant:
  • Free Internet Access:
  • Internet Access:
  • Meeting Space On-site:
  • Miles from Monterey Airport: 4
  • Self Parking:
  • Wireless Internet in Public Areas:
Monterey Conference Center Meeting Facility
    General
  • # of Rooms: 12
  • Largest Room: 19,600
  • Theatre Capacity: 2,400
  • Classroom Capacity: 1,300
  • Exhibits: 127
  • Total Sqft.: 33,000
  • Ceiling: 15
  • Banquet Capacity: 1,220
  • Reception Capacity: 2,150
  • Exhibit Space:
  • Number of Booths: 127
  • Space Details
  • Inside Banquet Capacity: 1,220
  • Inside Reception Capacity: 2,150
  • Largest Reception Room Capacity: 2,150
  • Outdoor Event Space Available:
  • Permanent Stage:
  • Square Footage of Largest Room: 19,600
  • Total Square Footage of Indoor Space: 33,000
  • Venue Services
  • Audio/Visual Services On-Site:
  • Catering Managers Available:
  • Catering Services Available:
  • Complete Buyout:
  • Event Managers available:
  • On-site Banquet Facilities:
  • On-site Catering:

Meeting Facility Rooms

Room Name Dimensions Ceiling Sq. Ft. Theater Classroom Size Banquet Capacity Reception
Colton Room (divisible into three sections) 57 X 29   9     1653.00     150         110     150  
Dana Room 20 X 25   9'     500.00         0          
Ferrante Room (divisible into three sections) 57 X 39   9     2223.00     220         150     200  
Larkin I 19 X 25   9'     475.00         0          
Larkin II 24 X 25   9'     600.00         0         25  
Serra Ballroom (divisible into two sections) 140 X 140   15     19600.00     2400         1300     2000  
Steinbeck Forum 0 X 0   Varies     5260.00     494