There’s good news for 2022… Covid-19 risk is being professionally managed at convention centers; attendees are beginning to reexperience tourist attractions and there’s the ease of access of having so many flights again. Let’s not forget the pure joy of walking around – inside and out – a city’s convention center. This is especially true at this year’s top 25 destinations. Click on any city below to learn more.

However, according to the safety numbers we ran on NeighborhoodScout, crime is increasing around some convention centers, even at a few of our favorite destinations from recent years. Therefore, we’ve ranked the top 25 cities for safety around the convention center in a separate report.

    Sources:
    https://factfinder.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/searchresults.xhtml
    https://censtats.census.gov/cbpnaic/cbpnaic.shtml
    http://openflights.org/airport/
    https://www.flightsfrom.com/
    https://www.faa.gov/airports/planning_capacity/passenger_allcargo_stats/passenger/media/cy15-cargo-airports.pdf
    https://www.gsa.gov/portal/content/104877
    https://neighborhoodscout.com
    https://www.walkscore.com/
    https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/data-access/land-based-station-data/land-based-datasets/climate-normals/1981-2010-normals-data https://pennenvironment.org/sites/environment/files/reports/Trouble%20in%20the%20Air%20vPA.pdf

    Ranking of 142 major Convention and/or Meeting Cities In The USA