McCormick Place

Chicago, IL

501,001+ sq. ft. exhibit space

McCormick Place is the premier convention facility in North America. Located just minutes from downtown Chicago, approximately 3 million visitors each year attend events at McCormick Place. Home to some of the largest and most attended conventions, meetings and tradeshows in the world.

Designed as one of the first purpose-built convention centers in the United States, McCormick Place today is a convention center campus comprised of four buildings, the North, South, East “Lakeside Center” and West.

The size and versatility of McCormick Place is impressive:

2.6 million sq. ft. of exhibit halls
1.2 million square feet all on one level
173 meeting rooms
600,000 square feet of meeting room space
6 ballrooms, 2 of which are the largest in the city
Assembly seating for 18,000 people
4,188 seat theater (Arie Crown)
10,000 seat arena (Wintrust Arena)
3 theaters with seating 300 each
Ceiling heights up to 50 feet
Easy access to 5,800 parking spaces
One of the largest production green roofs in the U.S.