If you're looking for a one-of-a-kind meetings destination, look no further. Only Orlando delivers one of the largest convention centers in the country, along with world-class dining and entertainment, and a variety of innovative hotels and resorts to make your next meeting unforgettable.
The Orange County Convention Center is the second-largest convention facility in America. Each year the OCCC attracts more than 200 events to the Central Florida area. As a result, roughly 1.5 million attendees contribute approximately $2.2 billion to the area's economy each year.
And here are some fun facts about the West building:
The main span of the Brooklyn Bridge (all 1,595 feet) could fit inside the West Building’s contiguous exhibition space, which is 2,500 feet in length.
The Valencia Ballroom has more square feet than the White House. This ballroom can hold events for up to 6,000 people.
More than 50 miles of pilings have been driven into the ground to support the West Building. There are 1,105 pilings under Hall A. Ranging in length from 105-488 feet, the average piling is 170 feet in length.
The West building is connected to over 5,000 hotels rooms by four pedestrian bridges.