In addition to sunny skies, beautiful beaches and family fun, often known as the “OC” aka Orange County, is a first rate destination. Flanked by Los Angeles and San Diego, Anaheim is Orange County’s second largest city and has so much to see and do.
I was working with a client looking for a location just a wee bit different from what they’re used to and top of the list of wants was nice weather, lots to do and family friendly. That along with the other more meeting related requests made me automatically think of Anaheim and the Anaheim Convention Center.
Anaheim, Perfect Starting Point for Fun!
With several easily accessible airports, you will find Anaheim, in the heart of sunshiny southern California. With a variety of over four thousand hotel rooms within walking distance from the convention center; and over 50,000 hotel rooms in Anaheim proper, this city provides an extensive range of all kinds of meeting space. And if you’re looking for awesome venues and restaurants from casual to award winning, delivering delicious fare from around the globe, you’ll want to check out Anaheim.
Anaheim night life, chuck filled with all kinds of fun and entertaining lounges, bars and clubs is only surpassed by the daytime joy with first class theme parks, unique museums and enchanting performing arts theaters. And the attractions; from history to learning from zoos to beaches, from aquariums to shopping, Anaheim has it all! Catch a game, relax on the beach, shop for that perfect find or take it easy at a top notch spa! Anaheim has a bit of everything for everyone making it one of the more popular destinations.
Anaheim and the Anaheim Convention Center, A Perfect Match!
With exhibit space exceeding 1.6 million square feet, the Anaheim Convention Center is the largest, yep number one when it comes to size, convention center on the west coast. No matter the scope of your experience, big or small, the Anaheim Convention Center can accommodate your requirements. With 815,000 square feet of exhibit space and meeting and ballroom space totaling 130,000 square feet, the Anaheim Convention Center not only has the biggest exhibit facility but one of the biggest ballrooms’ available in any convention center as well. And with flexible pre-function space of 200,000 square feet, the possibilities are definitely endless. The most recent renovation of the exceptional Grand Plaza, provides the opportunity for outdoor events and with its adaptable plan allows for outstanding meetings, receptions, exhibitions, special events and so much more.
Let’s not overlook the Anaheim Resort where the Anaheim/Orange County Visitor & Convention Bureau, Disney and the City of Anaheim have come together to form the Anaheim Resort. This 1,100 acre area has been recreated by taking the Anaheim Convention Center, Disneyland, Disney”s California Adventure and the convention hotels and refashioned the area, surrounding it by lush and lavish gardens. This new and approved space provides for a refreshing unparalleled atmosphere for visitors and delegates.