If you’re planning your association’s next Okanagan or Western Canadian rotation, join us in Penticton. At the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre, we're the Okanagan’s ONLY full-service convention centre. We offer your association unmatched value, knowledgeable staff and dedicated trade show space in a destination your delegates are waiting to discover. Intrigued?
Meeting and Exhibit Space
Outside of Vancouver, we’re one of the largest convention and trade show facilities; plus, we’ve been hosting events since 1965. Experience, hospitality and space, 60,000 square feet to be exact.
- 60,000 sq. ft. on ground level - with three loading doors
- Ballroom 1 (divisible into three salons) is 15,600 sq.ft. with 17'6" ceilings
- Ballroom 2 is 13,600 sq.ft. and ideal for tradeshows as it has a loading bay, no weight restriction, 17'6" ceilings, water and electrical ports in the floor
- 8 configurable breakout rooms
- 14,000 sq. ft. of pre-function space
Attached Hotel - COMING SOON
A $1.5 million city land sale and building agreement between the City of Penticton and Ron Mundi of Mundi Hotel Enterprises Inc. will pave the way towards a long awaited hotel adjacent to the centre. The exciting addition to Penticton and the Centre is expected to open in 2023. The hotel will be attached with a direct pedestrian walkway to the convention centre.
For additional delegate accommodation, there are over 900 boutique style hotel rooms within a 10 minute walk.
Delicious and Flexible Catering
The culinary team consistently delivers delicious meals at a price point that's flexible. We're happy to customize offerings for you too. Together, we'll collaborate with your theme and your budget to ensure your food and beverage components are memorable.
Named as the "Second Best Beer Town in Canada” by Expedia.ca and the "second best wine region to visit amongst the top 10 worldwide destinations” from USA Today Readers' Choice Awards, Penticton offers something for everyone in the heart of the Okanagan Valley. Penticton is one of just two cities in the world situated between two lakes, Okanagan and Skaha. There are over 80 wineries in the Penticton metropolitan area, 5km of sandy public beaches, 150 regional trails, craft breweries and 3 distilleries all within easy distance of the downtown core.
Located just four hours east of Vancouver and 45 minutes south of Kelowna, Penticton is accessible by car and plane. The Penticton Regional Airport services direct flights from Vancouver (YVR), Calgary (YYC), and Edmonton (YEA).
Preferred Audio Visual Provider and Show Decorator
SW Audio Visual is our preferred, in-house provider. They offer a complete range of audio visual and presentation technology services. Their sister company, ShowTime Event & Display can assist in all your trade show needs, and is our preferred provider.