Large Conference Facilities

Click on the links below to learn more about the Monterey Conference Center and other unique large conference facilities to find the perfect venue for your event. If you need additional details on large conference venues in Monterey County please contact the Monterey County CVB Sales Team today at or 831-657-6426.

Asilomar Conference Grounds 


Set on the spectacular central California coast, Asilomar Conference Grounds offers breathtaking and intimate settings for any event, from conferences and trade shows to meetings and special occasions.

- 41,000 sq ft of space
- 19,150 sq ft exhibit hall
- Partners with three hotels for 70,000 sq ft and over 700 sleeping rooms

Embassy Suites Monterey Bay-Seaside

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Embassy Suites Monterey-Bay Seaside is centrally located minutes from the beach and local shops and restaurants. Guests can enjoy made-to-order breakfast every morning and enjoy the indoor pool. 

-14,921 sq ft of space 
-225 guest rooms  
- Flexible pillar-less ballrooms with 12-14 ft. ceilings, boardrooms, and pre-function spaces. Offers services from A/V to catering.  

Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa on Del Monte Golf Course

Hyatt Regency Monterey

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Centered on the beautiful coastline, Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel and Spa captures an atmosphere of energy and inspiration and has become a favored destination for weddings, corporate meetings, business retreats, training sessions, and conferences. 

- 40,000 sq ft of space 
- 11,970 sq ft in Hyatt Grand Ballroom 
- 560 guest rooms

Monterey Conference Center 

Outside of Monterey Conference Center 

Set on the spectacular central California coast and offering breathtaking and intimate settings for any event, from conferences and trade shows to meetings and special occasions. 

- 40,000 sq ft of space 
- 19,150 sq ft exhibit hall 
- Partners with three hotels for 85,000 sq ft and over 700 guest rooms 

Monterey County Fair and Event Center

Monterey Fair Grounds

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A dynamic multi-use event center situated on 22 beautiful oak-studded acres, a perfect venue for concerts, festivals, conventions, trade shows, car shows, animal shows, weddings, birthday parties, reunions, and more. 

- 30,000 sq ft of space featuring 4 different event rooms 
- 2 outdoor concert arenas and other outdoor sites 
- Variety of room rental packages  

Monterey Marriott


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With the waterfront overlooking Monterey Bay, Monterey Marriott is conveniently located in the heart of downtown Monterey, adjacent to the Monterey Conference Center and only steps away from various restaurants and local shops.  

- 16,500 sq ft of space 
- 341 guest rooms  
- Scenic views and large windows in the Ferrantes Bay View Ballroom

Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey Bay

PC Portola Hotel & Spa

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Portola Hotel & Spa offers flexible meeting and event spaces. Located in downtown Monterey and only steps from Old Fisherman’s Wharf. Relax and recharge at the on-site spa or outdoor pool and jacuzzi.  

- 40,000 sq ft of space 
- 379 guest rooms 
- Indoor and Outdoor meeting spaces available 

Salinas Sports Complex 

CA Rodeo Salinas

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A multipurpose arena including a box office, twelve concession stands, grandstands, locker rooms, and staging areas with a total capacity of 17,000 people. 

- 10,000 sq ft Exhibition Mall including four concession stands, restroom facilities, and a prep kitchen 
- 3,000 sq ft Rodeo Room including a small stage, antique bar, dance floor, and a prep kitchen 
- Parking is available for over 1,200 cars

Sunset Center 

Sunset Center, Carmel-by-the-Sea

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A gathering place for cultural enrichment through the performing and visual arts and educational programs containing a theater, numerous studios, and breakout rooms. 

- Theater with seating for over 700 people 
- 1,500 sq ft lobby 
- Four newly renovated meeting rooms for multiple breakout options

The Inn at Spanish Bay

PC to The Inn at Spanish Bay 

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Meet in a world-renowned setting, nestled among Monterey pines and fronted by The Links at Spanish Bay. Enjoy contemporary and modern style facilities along with a full-service audio-visual team.   

- 16,500 sq ft of space 
- 269 guest rooms  
- Onsite restaurants and an award-winning spa

WeathterTech Raceway Laguna Seca 

WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca

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WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca is a highly sought-after facility by car and motorcycle clubs, driving programs, automobile companies, and not to mention major racing series' that annually compete here. The track also plays host to several meeting spaces. 

- The Hospitality Pavilion provides a multi-purpose space right above the raceway. 
- Flexible seating for up to 850 guests 
- Each rental includes 50 round banquet tables, padded chairs, 42-inch plasma televisions, and convenient parking