Our Picks for Best Convention Cities in USA
Large Conventions: Las Vegas, Miami, Phoenix, San Francisco
Medium: Austin, Charlotte, Cincinnati, Salt Lake
Small: Fargo, Portland Me, Silicon Valley, Tacoma

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Using a five point rating system1 of site selection factors, we ranked 175 convention cities across the United States by Affordability of Hotel Rooms, Ease of Access, Safety, Walkability and Promotional Appeal to uncover our top picks.

     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/