Conventions and Conferences
As the Okanagan’s only full-service convention facility, the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre annually plays host to conventions and conferences. If you’re a provincial or national association meeting planner, administrator, or key part of the planning team, our space offers 60,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space that includes: eight meeting rooms, a boardroom, 14,280 sq. ft. of pre-function space, and two ballrooms offering almost 30,000 sq. ft. Our on-site event manager will work with you prior to the event and during the event, to support your event’s success.
Main Plenaries, Breakouts, and Trade Show
Breaking it down further, the two ballrooms have four air walls to meet your convention’s needs. The venue allows for your main plenaries, concurrent breakouts, in-house food and beverage service, and trade show component. We understand the importance exhibitors and sponsors play in your event, so we make it easy for them. Ballroom 2, is the perfect trade show space, with no weight restriction, drive in access, water ports and drainage exhibitors are can load in and out seamlessly. The Penticton Trade and Convention Centre also offers free parking, and is attached to the state of the art South Okanagan Events Centre. The arena offers additional exhibit space, and event options. All of this (and more!) is on one floor.
Association executives, check out our special offer, here.
Food and Beverage
Our menus are flexible and offer variety to appeal to any group’s desired budget or size, from the most adventurous cuisine requests to basic boxed lunches and retail food services. We’ll work with you to create a menu that fits your budget and needs. View our menu and begin planning.
SW Audio Visual is our preferred audio visual provider. See their service guide for available equipment and prices.