George R. Brown Convention Center

GHCVB Member
(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
  • September 29, 2016 - October 2, 2016
    Hall A3
    1001 Avenida De Las Americas | Hall A3 | Houston, TX 77010
    Texas Contemporary, Houston's premier modern and contemporary art fair, returns to the George R. Brown Convention Center this September 29th...
  • September 29, 2016 - October 2, 2016
    3rd Flr Hall A
    1001 Avenida De Las Americas | Houston, TX 77010
    Texas Contemporary Art Fair, la principal feria de arte contemporáneo y moderno de Houston, trae las mejores galerías del país a la base de...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • November 3, 2016 - November 6, 2016
    1001 Avenida de las Americas | Houston, TX 77010
    Quilt Festival in Houston attracts more than 60,000 quilt artists, lovers, and collectors. The show features more than 1,500 quilts,...
  • January 15, 2017
    George R. Brown Convention Center
    1001 Avenida De Las Americas | Houston, TX 77010
    This annual 26.2, 13.1 and 3.1 mile run, which begins and ends at downtown's George R. Brown Convention Center, has steadily grown to...
  • March 24, 2017 - March 26, 2017
    George R. Brown Convention Center (17733)
    1001 Avenida De Las Americas | Houston, TX 77010
    The 2017 GEICO Bassmaster Classic's Outdoor Expo will be heald at the George R. Brown Convention Center, March 24-26, 2017. Tackle and lure...
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