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George R. Brown Convention Center

  • 1001 Avenida De Las Americas
    Houston TX 77010
  • Neighborhood:Downtown
  • Phone: (713) 853-8000

At 1.8 million gross sq ft, the George R. Brown Convention Center ranks among the 10 largest convention centers in the nation. Convention-goers in Houston will appreciate the excitement and convenience afforded by the George R. Brown's downtown location. The Brown is flanked by the Toyota Center arena to the south and Minute Maid Park, home of the Houston Astros, to the north.

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The GRBCC offers:

  • An arena with telescopic seating for 6,000, suitable for large scale presentations, concerts, corporate meetings, and sporting events 7 exhibit halls;
  • 862,000 square feet of exhibit hall space
  • Contiguous space on Level 1 is 639,000 square feet
  • Contiguous space on Level 3 is 223,000 square feet
  • 99,000 square feet of registration area on Level 2
  • George Bush Grand Ballroom offering 31,500 square feet of tasteful, functional event space - newly upgraded; sub-divides into three sections
  • A 3600-seat tiered theater hall
  • Nearly 185,000 square feet of a variety of meeting room space
  • 4 exterior balconies suitable for festive outdoor receptions, each nearly 3,000 square feet
  • Houston’s official convention hotel, the 1,200 guest room Hilton Americas-Houston Hotel is connected to the Brown on two levels by a pedestrian skybridge.
  • And within one mile, visitors will find 15 hotels and more than 5,000 hotel rooms, bringing the total number of hotel rooms in the Greater Houston area to more than 55,000.
  • Also nearby is the city's flourishing Theater District.

Greater Houston Convention and Visitors Bureau - Member

George R. Brown Convention Center Meeting Facility
  • # of Rooms: 100
  • Total Sqft.: 1,200,000
  • Exhibit Space:
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Shriners Imperial Parade & Block Party

  • Address: 1001 Avenida de las Americas, Houston, TX 77010
  • July 07, 2015 - July 07, 2015

The Shriners Imperial Parade features mini-cars, clowns, bands, and hundreds of Shriners from around the world marching and performing through downtow... View Details

North America Bengali Conference 2015

  • Address: 1001 Avenida De Las Americas, Houston, TX 77010
  • July 09, 2015 - July 09, 2015

NABC-Luster 2015 conference is coming to Houston GRB Convention Center (July 9-12, 2015) to present the finest collection of artists, musicians, dance... View Details

Bridal Extravaganza Show

  • July 18, 2015 - July 18, 2015

Enjoy two full days of wedding planning excitement. Visit vendor booths and plan the wedding of your dreams. See "Say Yes to the Dress" star... View Details