Our Picks for Best Convention Cities
Large: Las Vegas, Miami, Phoenix, San Francisco
Medium: CharlotteCincinnatiAustin, Salt Lake
Small: Fargo, Tacoma, Portland MeSilicon Valley

Using a five point rating system, we ranked 175 major convention cities across the United States by Affordability of Hotel Rooms, Ease of Access, Safety, Walkability and Promotional Appeal to uncover our top picks.

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     Largest 24 convention centers in the USA by convention visits>

     “Second-tier” convention cities (population 300,000-1 million)>

    Sources:

    https://factfinder.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/searchresults.xhtml
    https://censtats.census.gov/cbpnaic/cbpnaic.shtml
    http://www.moving.com/real-estate/city-profile/results.asp
    http://openflights.org/airport/HND
    https://www.faa.gov/airports/planning_capacity/passenger_allcargo_stats/passenger/media/cy15-cargo-airports.pdf
    https://www.gsa.gov/portal/content/104877
    https://www.walkscore.com/