Ontario Convention Center

The Region’s State of the Art Convention Center

A breathtaking contemporary state of the art venue with more than 225,000 square feet of flexible column-free exhibit, meeting and function space, the Ontario Convention Center is ideal for conventions, trade shows, exhibits and meetings. Located just 2 miles from Ontario International Airport with access to a variety of hotel and dining options within walking distance, the center is frequently used by filmmakers as an onsite location for movies and commercials.

The Ontario convention center team pays close attention to all details of your event and provides excelllent service every step of the way.

-Micheyl Barnett
 CA Landscape Contractors Association

PLAN ON BRINGING VALUE

TO YOUR NEXT EVENT BY CHOOSING ONTARIO

Nothing connects and energizes people more than face-to-face interaction: a pat on the back, the verbal exchange of ideas, and the uplifting feeling of spending time with like-minded individuals sharing ideas for a common cause. The City of Ontario, California is your top destination for choosing your next group travel and meeting. The Ontario Convention Center offers beautiful surroundings, modern technology, and state-of-the-art technologies and amenities – all designed to wow your attendees and guests upon arrival and throughout their stay in Ontario. Our experienced staff will personally work with you to create your perfect customized event based on your specific needs. With the many different sizes of rooms and spaces available, you’re sure to find the right space to fit the look and feel you’re looking for. With our modern and inspirational facilities, your attendees will be enriched during the entire duration of the event, making sure your event is a success!

The experience of planning your event may be priceless, but then reality steps in. How do you meet or exceed expectations with an ever-shrinking budget? Help keep your meeting costs down while improving the experience for those attending your events by choosing Ontario Convention Center for your next meeting.

Get the most of your planned group meeting for your stakeholders by choosing Ontario Convention Center for your next event. Keep your attendees and exhibitors coming back for more by giving them all the amenities and luxuries that come at the Ontario Convention Center.

Accessible Location:

First-tier cities may sound exotic, but they will also eat up a lot of money, real quick, for example a city such as Los Angeles. Consider nearby cities like Ontario, California that have the benefits of convenient transportation, accessibility to points of interest, an in-house catering department and reasonable pricing. The Ontario Convention Center offers an accessible and convenient location to many nearby areas and attractions, events, shopping, dining, and much more. Your event attendees will be impressed by the variety of options and activities they can plan during their time in Ontario and Southern California.

Convenience and Amenities:

When searching for the right city for your next event, look no further than Ontario, California. You want to find a location that minimizes transportation costs with easy access to and from airports and freeways; well Ontario is your answer. With our own international airport located minutes from the convention center and plenty of transportation option available in and around the city, your attendees will be thrilled as they easily move around the city. If you’re looking for venues that offer lodging and meeting space within walking distance from one another, Ontario has plenty of options. Consider working with the Great Ontario Convention and Visitors Bureau, which can negotiate rates for both lodging and meeting space as well as other needs for you, all designed to make your event flow smoothly.

Value:

Look for value in your accommodations and meeting space decisions without sacrificing amenities, service, and technology by choosing Ontario Convention Center in Ontario, California. Find a balance between premium accommodations, location and affordability and remember that the three don’t have to be exclusive of one another. The Ontario Convention Center has so many options for your lodging and entertainment outside of event times, your attendees will be excited at all the options that are available to them! Our premium accommodations are available with negotiated reduced rates that are still within driving distance to “must-see” travel destinations around the area, making Ontario, California your top choice for your next meeting.

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA'S MEETING DESTINATION

The Ontario Convention Center is a breathtaking venue, frequently used by filmmakers as an onsite location for movies and commercials. Contemporary in design and equipped with the latest in technology, it boasts more than 225,000 square feet of flexible exhibit, meeting and function space and is ideal for conventions, trade shows, exhibits and meetings. The Ontario Convention Center provides a full range of technology services, including Wi-Fi, Internet, DS3 and video-conferencing capabilities.

Operated by SMG, one of the world’s largest and most successful property management companies, the Ontario Convention Center offers superior service and flexibility for all meeting needs. We offer outstanding menu selections by our award winning culinary team, where every event is a one-of-a-kind experience. Whether your need is a sit-down banquet for a gala affair, elegant hors d’oeuvres, specialty buffets or even hot dogs and sodas, we work with you to create cherished memories that endure. Our signature and custom-made menus feature an eclectic range of international, regional and heart-healthy fare, which is prepared with the freshest ingredients, premium meats and seafood, and produce from local farms and growers. Decadent pastries and baked goods are prepared fresh daily by our executive chef. We also offer off-site catering, from small to large gatherings, featuring the same outstanding menu choices and services.

ATTEND AN EVENT AT ONTARIO CONVENTION CENTER

Just 35 miles east of downtown Los Angeles, Ontario offers visitors a taste of quintessential Southern California without the big-city hassles. Ontario’s roots are firmly planted in agriculture and industry, but the city of 170,000 people is an up-and-coming leisure destination where visitors can relax and enjoy world-class shopping, dining, lodging and entertainment, as well as award-winning wineries, all while basking in California’s signature sunshine.The Ontario International Airport is only a 10-minute drive from the Ontario Convention Center. When you’ve wrapped up your day at our state-of-the-art Convention Center, take a stroll along the historic, tree-lined Euclid Avenue or stop by the city’s Museum of History and Art, a free museum that features both temporary and permanent displays, including “Road Ways,” a permanent exhibit about historic Route 66 and Euclid Avenue.You can also enjoy shopping at Ontario Mills, California’s largest indoor outlet mall with more than 200 stores, including factory outlet stores by Disney, Nike, Coach, J. Crew, Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger, Nordstrom, Saks Fifth Avenue, Neiman Marcus and many more. If shopping isn’t your thing, catch a movie at Ontario Mill’s 30-screen AMC Theater.Ontario is located in the Cucamonga Valley, one of the Inland Empire’s oldest wine regions. More than 50 vineyards and wineries dotted the valley more half a century ago. Although most are gone, the greater Ontario area still boasts a small but distinguished wine industry. Three vineyards remain – the Galleano Winery, San Antonio Winery and Joseph Filippi Winery and Vineyards – and each is a family owned operation that offers tours and tasting rooms.

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