Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau

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Rhode Island Convention Center

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Number of Properties:  35 plus

Number of Rooms in Greater Providence Area: 5,500

Total Number Rooms Within One Mile of Rhode Island Convention Center: 2,400

Rhode Island Convention Center:
- 167,000 sq. ft. of event space
- 100,000-sq.-ft. exhibition hall
- 20,000-sq.-ft. ballroom
- 37,000 sq. ft. of meeting space
- 30,000 sq. ft. of registration/prefunction space 

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What theyWhat They're Saying


"We were extremely pleased with the way that the CVB, Convention Center staff, and hotel staff all work together to provide a seamless meeting experience." 
- Pam Peterson, Program Director, Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors

“Our partners in Providence did not let us down and went above and beyond to help make this event a big success and a great send off for our athletes going to Rio.”
- Ron Galimore, Chief Operating Officer, USA Gymnastics  

"Providence was a great city for our conference - we enjoyed how walkable the city is and the numerous independent dining options - there are many for a smaller city!"
- Sarah Donaldson, Golbon Fall Member ​

"Charming northeastern town without the negative aspects of the 'bigger cities.' Beautiful views, excellent food, a plethora of character. What more could you need?"
- Shanan Atkinson,  Environmental Bankers Association

In the last decade, as regular weekend visitors to Providence, we have seen the waterfront capitol... Learn More ›

You think you know us – New England charm, easy accessibility, incredible restaurants. But there’s a new chapter to our story. More hotels offering a varied product. Increased airlift with more nonstop and international service. Innovators and educators investing in a growing economy and a thriving knowledge sector.

Nearly 400 years of creative thinking and an independent spirit have led Providence and Warwick, Rhode Island to this moment. This is our time. This is the place. You need to meet here. You need to be here.

Nearby Warwick, RI is centrally located, and within easy reach of just about any destination in the state. Warwick features miles of scenic coastline and spectacular views, and offers additional hotel, dining, shopping and entertainment options.


Anti-Discrimination Policy

The PWCVB adheres to Rhode Island's anti-discrimination law prohibiting discrimination based on sexual orientation, HIV status and gender identity or expression. For details, click here.