George R. Brown Convention Center

(713) 853-8000
1001 Avenida De Las Americas | Houston, TX 77010
Downtown

At 1.2 million usable square feet, 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 GRB is flanked by the Toyota Center, home of the Rockets, to the south and Minute Maid Park, home of the Astros, to the north. Connected via two skybridges is the 1,200 room Hilton-Americas and coming in 2017 and also connecting via skybridge is the 1,000 room Marriot Marquis. 

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The GRBCC offers:

  • Level 1 Halls A-E: 550,000 contiguous square feet
  • Level 1 Concourse:95,000 square feet
  • Outdoor Plaza: 99,000 square feet
  • 90,000 square feet of flexspace on Mezzanine Level 2
  • 6 Balconies overlooking Discovery Green
  • Level 3 Halls A3 & B3: 223,000 semi-contiguous square feet
  • Telescopic seating for 6,000, suitable for general sessions, large scale presentations, concerts, corporate meetings, and sporting events in Hall B3
  • George Bush Grand Ballroom: 31,500 square feet, sub-divides into three sections
  • General Assembly Theater: 3600-seat tiered, sub-divides into 3 sections
  • Meeting Rooms: 88, totaling 124,000 square feet

Greater Houston Convention and Visitors Bureau - Member

Meeting Facility
  • Number of Rooms: 100
  • Total SqFt.: 1200000
  • Exhibit space
  • Audio/Visual
  • Facility Buy Out For Special Event
  • On-Site Catering
  • Preferred Caterers
  • Private Room
  • Recurring every November 1st
    Hall A
    | Houston, TX
    One of the best known and oldest high quality Antiques Shows in the country. Top dealers from through out the USA come to this beautiful...
  • September 16, 2016 - September 18, 2016
    George R. Brown Convention Center (17733)
    1001 Avenida De Las Americas | Houston, TX 77010
    The Houston Antiques + Art + Design Show will feature 80 premier exhibitors from across the U.S. , Canada and Europe in beautiful...
  • May 21, 2016 - May 22, 2016
    George R. Brown Convention Center (17733)
    1001 Avenida De Las Americas | Houston, TX 77010
    Bring your Gun and Trade for the Gun You've Always Wanted, and See the Hundreds of displays of New and Old Guns, Ammo,Gun Parts, Books,...
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday until May 8, 2016
    George R. Brown Convention Center (17733)
    1001 Avenida De Las Americas | Houston, TX 77010
    The Lone Star Regionals are one of the largest non-qualifier volleyball tournaments in the state of Texas with over 700 teams participating...
  • May 21, 2016
    George R. Brown Convention Center (17733)
    1001 Avenida De Las Americas | Houston, TX 77010
    The annual Houston/Galveston Hurricane Workshop aims to prepare residents for hurricane season through presentations, interactive exhibits,...
  • May 21, 2016
    George R. Brown Convention Center (17733)
    1001 Avenida De Las Americas | Houston, TX 77010
    Featuring JSA, top exhibitors including trading cards, vintage cards, graded cards, on-site trading card submissions, signed memorabilia and...
  • 1001 Avenida De Las Americas | Houston, TX 77010
    The AAU Junior Olympic Games are known as the largest national multi-sport event for youth in the US. The 50th Anniversary will be held in...
  • June 24, 2016 - June 26, 2016
    George R. Brown Convention Center (17733)
    1001 Avenida De Las Americas | Houston, TX 77010
    Participants for the Texas Trucking Show are sector leaders and professionals for the Trucks, Trucks And Utility Vehicles, Truck...
  • October 9, 2016
    George R. Brown Convention Center
    1001 Avenida De Las Americas | Houston, TX 77010
    Your Wedding Experience presented by David Tutera is a fun, live event tailored for engaged couples offering endless wedding inspiration and...
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