Why Atlanta

Discover why Atlanta is a top meetings destination

Explore the top reasons to plan your meeting and event in Atlanta

Atlanta is uniquely positioned to host grand-scale events, citywide conventions and marquee sporting events. Atlanta is among the leading meetings destinations in the nation, ranking No. 6 on Cvent’s 2022 list of the top 50 cities for meetings and events in the United States.

ACVB’s Destination Services team offers exceptional personalized assistance to ensure you have the best resources and team to implement a successful meeting. For more discoveries about how Atlanta is capable of hosting your upcoming large events, take a peek at more citywide-focused blogs or reach out to our team to get some conversations going.

Unparalleled accessibility

Once you arrive at the most traveled and most efficient airport, begin experiencing the ease of navigating the city firsthand. A short car or MARTA ride leads you directly into the heart of downtown Atlanta, the city’s convention and entertainment district.

Compact, walkable convention & entertainment district

World-class attractions that double as one-of-a-kind event venues, award-winning restaurants and a variety of hotels at every price point are just steps away from Atlanta’s convention facilities.

World-class venues

Atlanta’s hospitality community, along with the ACVB team, work together to give you a stress-free meeting experience. Combine our Southern hospitality with one-of-a-kind venues, attractions and restaurants, all in a walkable city, and you get happy attendees.

Vibrant city with unlimited things to do

Atlanta serves up endless dining choices and a variety of things to do, including unwinding at the city’s hottest nightlife spots. With so many offerings all packed into one lively city, attendees may find themselves extending their stay a day or two…or three.

Personalized assistance and destination services

By providing one-on-one assistance and a customized approach to your specific service needs, we will work hard to ensure an unforgettable experience in Atlanta.

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